Question 1: We’re at St. James Beach in Cape Town, a capital of which country?
- South Africa
Correct Answer: South Africa
Fact: Cape Town is one of South Africa's three capital cities. Bloemfontein is the judicial capital, Pretoria is the administrative capital, and Cape Town is the legislative seat.
Question 2: Which mountain overlooks the city of Cape Town?
- Table Mountain
- Mount Kilimanjaro
Correct Answer: Table Mountain
Fact: This iconic landmark is named after its flat top and lies to the south of Cape Town. At about 3,560 feet, it may not seem too tall for a mountain, but it offers beautiful panoramic views of Cape Town and the coastline.
Question 3: Which rocky headland, known for its historic shipwrecks, lies 30 miles south of Cape Town?
- Cape of Good Hope
- Cape Horn
- Cape Cod
Correct Answer: Cape of Good Hope
Fact: The Cape of Good Hope at the southern tip of the Cape Peninsula and its waters can be treacherous. It was originally named the Cape of Storms and there are some 3,000 shipwrecks along its coastline.