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Second Place Trivia

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Here’s one of our best free online crossword puzzles! You may be able to name the tallest mountain in the world, and the longest river. But do you know the second tallest, the second longest?


Put your geographical knowledge to the test with this challenging crossword. You may be glad that there are only 20 clues in this one! Note: There are no spaces between words.

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Here's a favorite one of our free online crossword puzzles! It's all about the 2nd tallest or longest geographical feature. Solve it at www.spelling-words-well.com.


3.   Second largest lake in the U.S. (2 wds.)

6.   Second most populated country in the world

7.   Second largest country, by area, in Europe

8.   Second largest lake in the world (2 wds.)

12. Second most populated city in India

14. Second largest island in the world (2 wds.)

16. Second deepest ocean in the world (2 wds.)

17. Second largest state by area in the U.S.

18. Second longest river in the world

19. Second largest continent


1.   Second least densely populated country on Earth

2.   Second largest city in the U.S., by population

4.   Second smallest country in the world

5.   Country with the second highest population density in the world

8.   Second largest city in Europe, by population

9.   Second tallest mountain in the world

10. Country with the second highest number of neighboring countries

11. Second largest landlocked country, by area, in the world

13. Country with the second longest coastline

15. Country with the second largest area in the world

Digging a Little Deeper...

Where was the second strongest earthquake ever recorded?

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Prince William Sound, Alaska Magnitude 9.2 3-28-1964 (1st was in Southern Chile, Magnitude 9.5 on 5-22-1960)


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