Take This Mount Everest and Himalayas Quiz and See If You Can Reach the Summit

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  • What is the second-tallest peak in the world, after Mount Everest?
    • Mount Kenya

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    • K2

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    • Gasherbrum I

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    • Denali

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  • Which of these nations does NOT have a portion of the Himalayas on its territory?
    • India

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    • China

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    • Kazakhstan

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    • Pakistan

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  • Which ethnic group’s name has become often used to refer to mountain guides?
    • Sherpa

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    • Turkmen

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    • Kyrgyz

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    • Mongolian

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  • Who or thing has the title from which "Everest" derives?
    • King

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    • Colonel

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    • Blacksmith

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    • Professor

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  • What occurs each year at the top of Everest, according to scientists?
    • It grows

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    • Mountain sinking

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    • It remains the same

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    • It shifts east

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  • Which of the following best describes the Himalayan mountain range?
    • The oldest mountains in the world

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    • The coldest mountains on the planet

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    • The longest mountain range in the world

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    • The world's newest mountains

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  • From which country was the first woman to summit Mount Everest?
    • India

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    • Japan

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    • Australia

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    • United States

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  • Sagarmatha, Nepal's name for Everest, means "goddess of" what?
    • The sky

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    • The winter

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    • The snow

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    • The rock

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