Think you know Africa? Take our geography quiz.

Africa is the world's second-largest continent and the cradle of humanity. Its vast diversity includes deserts, rainforests, savannas, and everything in between. The continent is home to 53 countries, thousands of languages, and a long and rich history. But for many, Africa is not familiar. How much do you know about Africa?

1. Which African country is the newest country in the world?

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South Sudan


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