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South American Geography by Letter "A"

Answer the questions with the correct answer relating to South American geography. Each answer will begin with the letter A.
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First submittedApril 15, 2015
Last updatedApril 17, 2015
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The 8th largest country in the world.
Argentina
The longest continental mountain range in the world.
Andes
The driest non-polar desert in the world.
Atacama Desert
City captured by Chile in the War of the Pacific.
Antofagasta
The worlds largest river by total flow.
Amazon River
World's highest uninterrupted waterfall.
Angel Falls
The westernmost state of Brazil.
Acre
At 22,841 ft, this mountain is the tallest point in the Southern Hemisphere.
Aconcagua
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The biggest freshwater lake in #1.
Argentino Lake
Mountain range located in the Falkland Islands.
Allardyce Range
Large body of water seperating South America from Africa.
Atlantic Ocean
Term used primarily in Guyana to describe pre-columbian inhabitants of South America.
Amerindian
The most extensive area of high plateau outside of Tibet.
Altiplano
Domesticated species of South American camelid.
Alpaca
The Galapagos Islands are an example of this landform.
Archipelago
Capital of Paraguay.
Asuncion
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level 83
Apr 17, 2015
Small quibbles:
Might want to accept simply "Argentino" for the lake.
Galapagos clue could be improved, maybe with the word landform. I was trying to come up with a term for an isolated biome.
Spell check on Falkland Islands.
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level 44
Apr 17, 2015
All three suggestions taken and corrected. Thanks!
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level 30
Apr 18, 2015
Spell check on "Falkland Islands". They are called Islas Malvinas
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level 83
Jul 9, 2015
@surloo, that's less of a spell check, and more of a reality check needed...
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level 69
Aug 24, 2016
Blanked on Antofagasta and Acre. Tried Arica and Amazonas. Finally got the former, but the latter deserted me to the end.
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level 75
Feb 5, 2019
Nice series, thank you! One spelling mistake: 'seperating' is spelled 'separating'.