World Geography: Going to Extremes! How much do you know about the world’s most extraordinary places? Take this quiz and find out! 10 Questions by Britannica 08/27/2018 answers Play Mount Everest is the world’s tallest summit above sea level. What is its height? 32,034 feet (9,764 meters) 20,310 feet (6,190 meters) 29,035 feet (8,850 meters) 19,340 feet (5,895 meters) What is the world’s largest desert that stretches more than 3,000 miles (4,800 km)? The Kalahari Desert in southern Africa The Gobi Desert in central Asia The Mojave Desert in southwestern United States The Sahara Desert in northern Africa Where is the world’s hottest place, which reached a temperature of 136.4°F (58°C)? Timbuktu, Mali Death Valley, United States Dallol, Ethiopia Tirat Zvi, Israel … and 7 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.