Western Hemisphere: Major Countries, Cities & Physical Features


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Buenos Aires is an important city in the Western Hemisphere found in the country of:

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1. The world's largest rainforest, found in the Western Hemisphere, is called the:

2. The largest city in the U.S. is:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this quiz and worksheet to see what you know about the geography of the Western Hemisphere. Questions will focus on specific cities and landmarks.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this quiz/worksheet you'll measure your understanding of:

  • The name of the largest rainforest in the world
  • In what country Buenos Aires is found
  • Which city is the largest in the US

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson, such as what South American country is an emerging economic power and member of BRIC
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding what the waterway that connects the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans is called
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the cities and landmarks of the Western Hemisphere

Additional Learning

If you would like to learn more about this part of the world, read the lesson titled Western Hemisphere: Major Countries, Cities & Physical Features. It will go over things like:

  • Who helped found the US
  • What the capital of Mexico is called
  • In which country the Rocky Mountains are found