Which of these two countries is bigger?

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Isadora Teich

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There's a lot of countries out there, but how well do you know them? See if you know your big countries from the tiny ones with this entertainingly geographic HowStuffWorks quiz.

Is Japan or China larger?

Japan is largely an island with under 150,000 square miles of territory. China has over three million square miles to its name.

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Is Thailand or Russia larger?

Thailand's territory is under 200,000 square miles. Russia is the largest country on Earth with over six million square miles of territory.

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Is Ghana or the United States bigger?

Ghana is an African country that contains 92,099 square miles. The United States is much bigger, at 3,796,742 square miles.

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Is the United Kingdom or Italy bigger?

Italy has roughly 116,000 square miles of territory. The United Kingdom has under 95,000.

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Which of these countries is larger?

The U.K. has roughly 95,000 square miles of territory. Brazil has over three million.

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Which country is bigger?

Iraq has over 160,000 square miles of territory. Romania has less than 100,000 within its borders

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Is Australia or China bigger?

China is the larger country with 3,705,407 square miles. Australia comes in at just under three million square miles.

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Is Israel or the United States larger?

Israel has just under 11,000 square miles or territory. The U.S. has over 3.7 million square miles within its borders.

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Which of these two countries is larger?

While India is the third-largest country in Asia, Brazil has almost two million more square miles of land. India has only 1,269,219 square miles.

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Is Egypt or Canada larger?

Egypt has under 400,000 square miles of territory. Canada is one of the largest countries on Earth, with over three million square miles within its borders.

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Which is larger?

The Netherlands has roughly 16,000 square miles of territory, excluding some of its other holdings. Canada has over three million square miles to its name.

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Is South Korea or Japan bigger?

South Korea has roughly 38,000 square miles of territory. Japan has over 145,000.

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Which country is bigger?

Russia is the largest country on Earth, with over six million square miles of land and water. The United States has roughly half of that.

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Is Canada or the United States larger?

Canada is the largest country in the Western Hemisphere, with over three million square miles of territory total. The United States is slightly smaller than Canada.

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Is China or India larger?

China is the second largest country in Asia after Russia and has roughly 3.7 million square miles of territory. India has roughly 1.2 million.

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Which country is bigger?

Australia includes roughly 2.9 million square miles of territory. Mexico has 758,449 square miles.

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Is Indonesia larger than France?

Indonesia is the largest island state on Earth and has over 737,000 square miles of territory. France has less than 250,000 square miles.

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Is the United States or Saudi Arabia larger?

Saudi Arabia is the largest country in the Middle East, with 830,000 square miles of territory. The United States has over three million square miles.

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Which of these countries is larger by area?

France is larger, with 247,368 square miles of territory. Sweden is about half of that size.

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Which is larger?

Afghanistan has 652,230 square miles of territory. Spain has less than a third of that.

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Which of these countries is larger?

Germany has over 130,000 square miles of territory. Italy has only about 116,000.

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Is New Zealand or Australia larger?

New Zealand has about 100,000 square miles to its name. Australia is the largest country in Oceania, with nearly three million square miles of territory.

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Which of these countries is larger by area?

Iceland has 40,000 square miles of territory. Without Greenland and the Faroe Islands, Denmark itself has about 16,000.

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Which is bigger?

The Dominican Republic has over 18,000 square miles of territory. Taiwan has just under 14,000.

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Which of these countries is bigger?

Israel has over 10,000 square miles of territory. Jamaica is less than half of that size.

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Which is larger: Haiti or Hong Kong?

Haiti has over 10,000 square miles of territory. Hong Kong has roughly 1/10 of that.

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Is India or the United States larger?

India has over one million square miles of territory. The U.S. has more than three million.

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Is Brazil or Peru larger?

Brazil is the largest country in the Southern Hemisphere, with over three million miles of territory. Peru has less than 500,000 miles to its name.

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Is Cuba or Greece larger?

Greece has over 50,000 square miles of territory. Cuba has roughly 42,000 to its name.

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Which country is bigger?

Iraq has roughly 169,000 square miles of territory. Germany has roughly 137,000.

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Is Vietnam or Poland larger?

Vietnam has roughly 127,000 square miles of territory. Poland has about 120,000.

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Which country is larger?

Egypt has over 300,000 square miles of territory. The U.K. is less than a third of that.

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Is Kenya or Spain bigger?

Kenya has over 224,000 square miles of territory. Spain has less than 200,000.

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Which country is larger by area?

Kenya is an African country with over 224,000 square miles of territory. New Zealand has less than half of that.

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Is Iceland or Germany bigger?

Iceland has 40,000 square miles of territory. Germany has nearly 140,000.

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