Statistics for Mauritania Country Quiz

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  • This quiz has been taken 2,634 times
    (2,589 since last reset)
  • The average score is 11 of 14

Answer Stats

Clue Answer % Correct
Desert that covers most of MauritaniaSahara
98%
Largest and most populous country which Mauritania bordersAlgeria
96%
Country from which Mauritania became independent in 1960France
95%
Mauritania became world's last country to legally abolish this in 1981,
but it is still practiced today
Slavery
95%
Official languageArabic
94%
To the nearest whole number, the % of Mauritanians who are Muslim100%
94%
Disputed region bordered by MauritaniaWestern Sahara
90%
Country bordering Mauritania to the south, and also the name of the river
which forms the border
Senegal
88%
Capital cityNouakchott
74%
"M" region of Africa in which Mauritania is situatedMaghreb
69%
Metal which accounts for 45% of exportsIron
69%
"Mauretania" was actually a province of this empire and was located further north{Roman} Empire
62%
Meaning of the name Mauritania (hint: a loosely-defined ethnic group)Land of the {Moor}s
61%
Meaning of capital's namePlace of the {Winds}
25%

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