World Largest-Smallest-General Knowledge Questions and Answers updated on Jul 2019
World’s Largest & Smallest Country, Place etc…
Largest Country – Russia (17,075,200 km2 (6,591,027 mi2)
Smallest Country – Vatican City Size: 0.17 sq. mi. (0.44 km²)Rome, Italy -Europe
Largest Continent – Asia, 17,212,2000 square miles
Smallest Continent – Australia,312,2000 square miles
Largest Gulf – Gulf of Mexico, 615,000 square miles
Largest Bay – The Bay of Bengal, 1,300,000 square miles
Largest Island – Greenland, 839,999 square miles
Largest peninsula – Arabia.
Largest bay – Hudson Bay, Canada.
World’s Largest & Smalllest Rivers, Sea, Ocean, Mountains, Waterfall etc..
Longest River – The Nile, Africa, 4,180 miles
Shortest River – The Roe, Montana, US, 200 feet long
Largest River – The Amazon, South America, basin of 2,500,000 square miles
Largest Sea – The Mediterranean Sea, 1,144,800 square miles
Largest Ocean – Pacific Ocean, 60,060,700 square miles
Deepest Ocean – Pacific Ocean, average depth 13,215 feet
Smallest Ocean – Arctic Ocean, 5,427,000 square miles
Largest Lake – Caspian Sea, 152,239 square miles
Largest Freshwater Lake – Lake Superior, US-Canada, 31,820 square miles
Highest Lake – Titicaca in Peru, 12,500 feet above sea level
Lowest Lake – The Dead Sea, Israel-Jordan, surface of water 1,349 feet below sea level
Largest Lagoon – Lagoa dos Patos, Brazil, 150 miles long, 4,500 square miles
Largest Waterfall – Angel Falls, Venezuela, 3,212 feet high
Deepest Underwater Trench – Marina Trench, 200 miles southwest of Guam in the Pacific Ocean,36,198 feet below the ocean surface
Highest Mountain – Mount Everest, Himalayan Mountains, Nepal-Tibet, 29,035 feet above sea level
The lowest mountain range – Buena Bhaile.
Longest Mountain Range – The Andes of South America, 5,000 miles
Lowest Point on land – The Dead Sea, Israel-Jordan, water surface 1,349 feet below sea level
Largest Gorge – Grand Canyon, Colorado River, Arizona, US, 217 miles long, 4-18 miles wide, 1 mile deep
Deepest Gorge – Hells Canyon, Snake River, Idaho, 7,900 feet deep
World’s Largest & Smallest Places, Buildings etc…
Largest museum – American Museum of Natural History.
Tallest tower – C. N. Tower, Toronto, Canada.
Largest airport – King Khalid International Airport, Saudi Arabia.
Largest church – Basilica of St. Peter, Vatican City, Rome.
Tallest statue – Spring Temple Buddha, China -153 m (502 ft) total monument height
The largest cinema – Fox theatre, Detroit, USA.
Tallest office building – Sears Tower, Chicago.
Largest Archipelago – Indonesia, 3,500-mile stretch of 17,000 islands