Statistics for Rank The World's Most Famous Mountains

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Answer Stats

Description Mountain % Correct
World's second highest mountain; harder to climb than firstK2
100%
World's highest mountainMount Everest
100%
The deadly volcano that buried Pompeii in 79ADMount Vesuvius
94%
Steep, iconic Swiss peak with archetypal shapeMatterhorn
89%
Africa's highest mountain; a volcanoKilimanjaro
89%
Highest in the Alps, rising above Chamonix, FranceMont Blanc
89%
North America's highest mountain, found in AlaskaDenali
83%
Europe's highest point; a volcano in the Caucasus, RussiaElbrus
83%
Iconic Japanese volcanoMount Fuji
83%
Home of the Greek gods and real life mountain in GreeceMount Olympus
78%
Has the heads of four US presidents carved into itMount Rushmore
78%
South America's highest mountainAconcagua
78%
The highest mountain in Scoland and the UKBen Nevis
78%
Volcano highest in Hawaii; sometimes claimed to be taller than EverestMauna Kea
72%
Volcano responsible world's loudest sound and tsunami in 1883Krakatoa
72%
Highest in California, Sierra Nevada and the contiguous USAMount Whitney
72%
Volcano, highest in WashingtonMount Rainier
72%
Second-highest in Hawaii; an extremely-broad volcano, last erupting in 1984Mauna Loa
72%
Flat-topped coastal mountain next to Cape Town, South AfricaTable Mountain
72%
Famous volcano on the Italian island of SicilyMount Etna
67%
New Zealand's highest mountainAoraki/Mount Cook
67%
Nepalese 8000er, begins with A, extremely dangerousAnnapurna
50%
Mountain bearing a famous sign over Los AngelesMount Hollywood
50%
A well-known volcano in the Cascades; Oregon's highest mountainMount Hood
50%
Colorado 14,000er, motorable to its summitPikes Peak
44%
Highest in Wales, shares similar name with local areaSnowdon
44%
Australia's highest mountain; exceedingly flatMount Kosciuszko
44%
Ecuador's highest point and the point furthest from the centre of the EarthChimborazo
44%
World's most famous big rock wall, in YosemiteEl Capitan
39%
Swiss mountain famous for its terrifying North FaceEiger
33%
Often-active volcano that looms over Mexico CityPopocatépetl
33%
Dome-shaped peak in YosemiteHalf Dome
33%
Continuously erupting Hawaiian volcanoKilauea
28%
Wyoming's and perhaps the Rockies' most iconic mountain, a jagged peakGrand Teton
28%
Stunning fortress of rock in Patagonia, ArgentinaMonte Fitz Roy
22%
Towering volcano in Northern Californa; start of the CascadesMount Shasta
22%
Symmetrical volcano in northern Iran; the highest in the countryDamavand
22%
Highest of the Adirondacks, New York StateMount Marcy
22%
England's highest mountain, found in the Lake DistrictScafell Pike
17%
Towering finger of rock in Patagonia, Argentina; one of the hardest climbsCerro Torre
17%
Known sometimes as the world's most beautiful mountain; in PeruAlpamayo
11%
Borneo's highest mountain, a popular trekMount Kinabalu
11%
Much-photographed beautiful peak on the trek to Everest base campAma Dablam
11%
Also known as Fishtail; a striking peak in Nepal's Annapurna region.Machapuchare
6%
Famous New Hampshire peak; written about by Emerson and ThoreauMount Monadnock
6%
Series of stunning rock towers in Patagonia, Argentina; oft-photographedTorres del Paine
6%

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