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Which River Runs Through It?

What's the longest river in the world? Meander through our quiz on rivers and see what you can learn.

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What's the longest river in the world? Meander through our quiz on rivers and see what you can learn.

1. On which U.S. river would you find the Hoover Dam?

  • The St. Lawrence River.
  • The Monogahela River.
  • The Colorado River.

2. One of the oldest English settlements in America is Jamestown, Va. This colony was founded in a swampy tidewater bordered by the _________&_________ rivers.

  • James and York
  • William and Platte
  • Allegheny and James

3. A famous explorer gave his name to this river that Samuel de Champlain sailed up when he discovered Lake Champlain. This river is named

  • Joliet.
  • Lasalle.
  • Hudson.

4. While touring on this river you pass the Louvre and the Cathedral of Notre Dame and the Musee D'Orsay.

  • The Sonne.
  • The Seine.
  • The Sevre.

5. Which is the world's longest river?

  • The Columbia.
  • The Ganges.
  • The Nile.

6. Which is considered the longest river in the U.S.?

  • The Mississippi-Missouri.
  • The Rio Grande.
  • The Snake.

1. On which U.S. river would you find the Hoover Dam?
The Colorado River.

2. One of the oldest English settlements in America is Jamestown, Va. This colony was founded in a swampy tidewater bordered by the _________&_________ rivers.
James and York

3. A famous explorer gave his name to this river that Samuel de Champlain sailed up when he discovered Lake Champlain. This river is named
Hudson.

4. While touring on this river you pass the Louvre and the Cathedral of Notre Dame and the Musee D'Orsay.
The Seine.

5. Which is the world's longest river?
The Nile.

6. Which is considered the longest river in the U.S.?
The Mississippi-Missouri.

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