South America map quiz – Can you find Colombia and Peru on a blank map? And do you know which country is the largest in South America?
The largest country in South America is Brazil, which is about 3.288 million square miles.
The second is Argentina, which is covering an area of 1.073 million square miles. Then the third largest country is Peru, with an area of 496,225 square miles.
There are 12 countries and 2 territories in South America. The countries are Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Argentina, Uruguay, Brazil, Paraguay, Chile, Bolivia, Suriname, and Guyana. The territories are French Guiana and the South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands.
The most spoken languages in South America are Portuguese and Spanish, with approximately 200 million speakers each.
What is the smallest country in South America? It’s Suriname, with an area of 64,000 square miles.
And do you know what is the total population of South America right now in 2020?
According to countrymeters.info estimations, during 2020 its population is projected to increase by 4,613,706 people and reach 443,303,007 in the beginning of 2021.
A significant source of income for many South American countries is tourism. Some of the most visited places in South America are Machu Picchu, the Amazon rainforest, the Galápagos Islands, Rio de Janeiro, Iguazu Falls, Buenos Aires, Recife, Olinda, Bariloche, São Luís, Salvador, Fortaleza, Maceió, Florianópolis, San Ignacio Miní, Isla Margarita, Natal, Lima, São Paulo, Angel Falls, Brasília, Nazca Lines, Cuzco, Belo Horizonte, Lake Titicaca, Salar de Uyuni, Jesuit Missions of Chiquitos, Los Roques archipelago, Gran Sabana, Patagonia, Tayrona National Natural Park, Santa Marta, Bogotá, Cali, Medellín, Cartagena, and Perito Moreno Glacier.
Test your Geography knowledge with this empty map of South America Quiz. Guess the Countries asked in the questions then flip the question card to see the answer on the back.
South America Map Quiz: Can you name all countries of South America on an empty map?
Scroll down each of the following empty maps by correctly guessing each highlighted country or territory.
This country's capital is Santiago
This country's capital is Bogota
This country's capital is Georgetown
This country's capital is Buenos Aires
This territorial's capital is Cayenne
Can you name what country is it?
This country's capital is Paramaribo
This country's capital is Caracas
This country's capital is Montevideo
This country's capital is Lima
This country's capital is Asuncion
This country's capital is Sucre
This country's capital is Quito
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