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Summer of Adventure – Desert Quiz!

How much do you know about deserts? Why not take this awesome quiz and see?

Deserts might be pretty barren, but they’re actually packed full of trivia! See how much you really know by taking this awesome quiz!

1/10 A picture of a very dry desert

Which Chilean desert is the driest place on earth?

2/10 Pineapples in desert

What's the largest desert in the world?

3/10 This image may provide a clue

Carcross Desert – the smallest desert – is in which country?

4/10 Camels in the Gobi desert

In which two countries is the Gobi Desert?

5/10 Mario Kart
Nintendo

In Mario Kart 64, there's a racecourse called Kalimari Desert. For which African desert is this a nod to?

6/10 An app showing the weather on a rainy day

How much rain must an area get every year to qualify as a desert?

7/10 A house plonked in the middle of a very sandy desert

Approximately how many people live in deserts around the world?

8/10 A man standing on a sand dune

What is a montane desert?

9/10 A tape measure going around the earth

In square miles, the earth is made up of how much desert?

10/10 A lion in the Kalahari

In the Tswana language, what does Kalahari loosely translate as?

Result: Oh no

Oh no! Better luck next time!

Result: Good try

Good try! Why not have another go? You might get an even bigger score!

Result: Great work

Great work! You've either read books about deserts or you're a camel!

Result: Wow

Wow! You're a desert expert!

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