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S.No. Country NameCapitalCurrencyContinent
1.AfghanistanKabulAfghaniAsia
2AlbaniaTiraneLekEurope
3AlgeriaAlgiersDinarAfrica
4AndorraAndorra la VellaEuroEurope
5AngolaLuandaNew KwanzaAfrica
6Antigua and BarbudaSaint John’sEast Caribbean dollarNorth America
7ArgentinaBuenos AiresPesoSouth America
8ArmeniaYerevanDramAsia
9AustraliaCanberraAustralian dollarOceania
10AustriaViennaEuro (formerly schilling)Europe
11AzerbaijanBakuManatAsia
12The BahamasNassauBahamian dollarNorth America
13BahrainManamaBahrain dinarAsia
14BangladeshDhakaTakaAsia
15BarbadosBridgetownBarbados dollarNorth America
16BelarusMinskBelorussian rubleEurope
17BelgiumBrusselsEuro (formerly Belgian franc)Europe
18BelizeBelmopanBelize dollarNorth America
19BeninPorto-NovoCFA FrancAfrica
20BhutanThimphuNgultrumAsia
21BoliviaLa Paz (administrative); Sucre (judicial)BolivianoSouth America
22Bosnia and HerzegovinaSarajevoConvertible MarkEurope
23BotswanaGaboronePulaAfrica
24BrazilBrasiliaRealSouth America
25BruneiBandar Seri BegawanBrunei dollarAsia
26BulgariaSofiaLevEurope
27Burkina FasoOuagadougouCFA FrancAfrica
28BurundiGitegaBurundi francAfrica
29CambodiaPhnom PenhRielAsia
30CameroonYaoundeCFA FrancAfrica
31CanadaOttawaCanadian dollarNorth America
32Cape VerdePraiaCape Verdean escudoAfrica
33Central African RepublicBanguiCFA FrancAfrica
34ChadN’DjamenaCFA FrancAfrica
35ChileSantiagoChilean PesoSouth America
36ChinaBeijingChinese YuanAsia
37ColombiaBogotaColombian PesoSouth America
38ComorosMoroniFrancAfrica
39Republic of the CongoBrazzavilleCFA FrancAfrica
40ZimbabweHarareUnited States dollarAfrica
41Costa RicaSan JoseColónNorth America
42Cote d’IvoireYamoussoukro (official); Abidjan (de facto)CFA FrancAfrica
43CroatiaZagrebCroatianEurope
44CubaHavanaCuban PesoNorth America
45CyprusNicosiaEuroEurope
46Czech RepublicPragueKorunaEurope
47DenmarkCopenhagenDanish KroneEurope
48DjiboutiDjiboutiDjiboutian francAfrica
49DominicaRoseauEast Caribbean dollarNorth America
50Dominican RepublicSanto DomingoDominican PesoNorth America
51East Timor (Timor-Leste)DiliU.S. dollarAsia
52EcuadorQuitoU.S. dollarSouth America
53EgyptCairoEgyptian poundAfrica/ Asia
54El SalvadorSan SalvadorColón; U.S. dollarNorth America
55Equatorial GuineaMalaboCFA FrancAfrica
56EritreaAsmaraNakfaAfrica
57EstoniaTallinnEstonia Kroon; EuroEurope
58EthiopiaAddis AbabaBirrAfrica
59FijiSuvaFiji dollarOceania
60FinlandHelsinkiEuro (formerly markka)Europe
61FranceParisEuro (formerly French franc)Europe
62GabonLibrevilleCFA FrancAfrica
63The GambiaBanjulDalasiAfrica
64GeorgiaTbilisiLariAsia
65GermanyBerlinEuro (formerly Deutsche mark)Europe
66GhanaAccraCediAfrica
67GreeceAthensEuro (formerly drachma)Europe
68GrenadaSaint George’sEast Caribbean dollarNorth America
69GuatemalaGuatemala CityQuetzalNorth America
70GuineaConakryGuinean francOceania
71Guinea-BissauBissauCFA FrancAfrica
72GuyanaGeorgetownGuyanese dollarSouth America
73HaitiPort-au-PrinceGourdeNorth America
74HondurasTegucigalpaLempiraNorth America
75HungaryBudapestForintEurope
76IcelandReykjavikIcelandic krónaEurope
77IndiaNew DelhiIndian RupeeAsia
78IndonesiaJakartaRupiahAsia
79IranTehranRialAsia
80IraqBaghdadIraqi DinarAsia
81IrelandDublinEuro (formerly Irish pound [punt])Europe
82IsraelJerusalem*ShekelAsia
83ItalyRomeEuro (formerly lira)Europe
84JamaicaKingstonJamaican dollarNorth America
85JapanTokyoYenAsia
86JordanAmmanJordanian dinarAsia
87KazakhstanNur SultanTengeAsia/ Europe
88KenyaNairobiKenya shillingAfrica
89KiribatiTarawa AtollKiribati dollarOceania
90North KoreaPyongyangWonAsia
91South KoreaSeoulWonAsia
92KosovoPristinaEuro (German Mark prior to 2002)Europe
93KuwaitKuwait CityKuwaiti DinarAsia
94KyrgyzstanBishkekSomAsia
95LaosVientianeNew KipAsia
96LatviaRigaLatsEurope
97LebanonBeirutLebanese poundAsia
98LesothoMaseruMalutiAfrica
99LiberiaMonroviaLiberian dollarAfrica
100LibyaTripoliLibyan dinarAfrica
101LiechtensteinVaduzSwiss francEurope
102LithuaniaVilniusLitasEurope
103LuxembourgLuxembourgEuro (formerly Luxembourg franc)Europe
104MacedoniaSkopjeDenarEurope
105MadagascarAntananarivoMalagasy AriaryAfrica
106MalawiLilongweKwachaAfrica
107MalaysiaKuala LumpurRinggitAsia
108MaldivesMaleRufiyaaAsia
109MaliBamakoCFA FrancAfrica
110MaltaVallettaEuroEurope
111Marshall IslandsMajuroU.S. DollarOceania
112MauritaniaNouakchottOuguiyaAfrica
113MauritiusPort LouisMauritian rupeeAfrican
114MexicoMexico CityMexican pesoNorth America
115Federated States of MicronesiaPalikirU.S. DollarOceania
116MoldovaChisinauLeuEurope
117MonacoMonte CarloEuroEurope
118MongoliaUlaanbaatarTogrogAsia
119MontenegroPodgoricaEuroEurope
120MoroccoRabatDirhamAfrica
121MozambiqueMaputoMeticalAfrica
122Myanmar (Burma)Nay Pyi TawKyatAsia
123NamibiaWindhoekNamibian dollarAfrica
124Nauruno official capital; government offices in Yaren DistrictAustralian dollarOceania
125NepalKathmanduNepalese rupeeAsia
126NetherlandsAmsterdam; The Hague (seat of government)Euro (formerly guilder)Europe
127New ZealandWellingtonNew Zealand dollarOceania
128NicaraguaManaguaGold cordobaNorth America
129NigerNiameyCFA FrancAfrica
130NigeriaAbujaNairaAfrica
131NorwayOsloNorwegian kroneEurope
132OmanMuscatOmani rialAsia
133PakistanIslamabadPakistani rupeeAsia
134PalauMelekeokU.S. dollarOceania
135PalestineRamallah, East JerusalemPalestine PoundAsia
136PanamaPanama CityBalboa; U.S. dollarNorth America
137Papua New GuineaPort Moresby KinaOceania
138ParaguayAsuncionGuaraníSouth America
139PeruLimaNuevo sol (1991)South America
140PhilippinesManilaPesoAsia
141PolandWarsawZlotyEurope
142PortugalLisbonEuro (formerly escudo)Europe/ Asia
143QatarDohaQatari riyalAsia
144RomaniaBucharestRomanian RupeeEurope
145RussiaMoscowRubleEurope/ Asia
146RwandaKigaliRwandan francAfrica
147Saint Kitts and NevisBasseterreEast Caribbean dollarNorth America
148Saint LuciaCastriesEast Caribbean dollarNorth America
149Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesKingstown East Caribbean dollarNorth America
150SamoaApiaTalaOceania
151San MarinoSan MarinoEuroEurope
152Sao Tome and PrincipeSao TomeDobraAfrica
153Saudi ArabiaRiyadhRiyalAsia
154SenegalDakarCFA FrancAfrica
155SerbiaBelgradeSerbian DinarEurope
156SeychellesVictoriaSeychelles rupeeAfrica
157Sierra LeoneFreetownLeoneAfrica
158SingaporeSingaporeSingapore dollarAsia
159SlovakiaBratislavaEuroEurope
160SloveniaLjubljanaSlovenian tolar; euro (as of 1/1/07)Europe
161Solomon IslandsHoniaraSolomon Islands dollarOceania
162SomaliaMogadishuSomali shillingAfrica
163South AfricaPretoria (administrative); Cape Town (legislative); Bloemfontein (judiciary)RandAfrica
164South SudanJubaSudanese PoundAfrica
165SpainMadridEuro (formerly peseta)Europe/ Africa
166Sri LankaColombo; Sri Jayewardenepura Kotte (legislative)Sri Lankan rupeeAsia
167SudanKhartoumSudanese PoundAfrica
168SurinameParamariboSurinamese dollarSouth America
169SwazilandMbabaneLilangeniAfrica
170SwedenStockholmKronaEurope
171SwitzerlandBerneSwiss francEurope
172SyriaDamascusSyrian poundAsia
173TaiwanTaipeiTaiwan dollarAsia
174TajikistanDushanbesomoniAsia
175TanzaniaDar es Salaam; Dodoma (legislative)Tanzanian shillingAfrica
176ThailandBangkokBahtAsia
177TogoLomeCFA FrancAfrica
178TongaNuku’alofaPa’angaOceania
179Trinidad and TobagoPort-of-SpainTrinidad and Tobago dollarSouth America
180TunisiaTunisTunisian dinarAfrica
181TurkeyAnkaraTurkish lira (YTL)Europe/ Asia
182TurkmenistanAshgabatManatAsia
183TuvaluVaiaku village, Funafuti provinceTuvaluan DollarOceania
184UgandaKampalaUgandan new shillingAfrica
185UkraineKievHryvniaEurope
186United Arab EmiratesAbu DhabiU.A.E. DirhamAsia
187United KingdomLondonPound sterlingEurope
188United States of AmericaWashington D.C.DollarNorth America
189UruguayMontevideoUruguay pesoSouth America
190UzbekistanTashkentUzbekistani sumAsia
191VanuatuPort-VilaVatuOceania
192Vatican City (Holy See)Vatican CityEuroEurope
193VenezuelaCaracasBolivarSouth America
194VietnamHanoiDongAsia
195YemenSanaaRialAsia
196ZambiaLusakaKwachaAfrica

Neighbouring Countries – Capital & State Borders

Q 1. Which of these Indian states does not share a border with Bhutan?

  1. Assam
  2. Sikkim
  3. Meghalaya
  4. Arunachal Pradesh
  5. West Bengal

Answer: (3) Meghalaya

Q 2. Which two countries share the longest border in the world?

  1. India & Bhutan
  2. India & Pakistan
  3. China & India
  4. Myanmar & India
  5. India & Bangladesh

Answer: (5) India & Bangladesh

Q 3. How many countries share the sea border with India?

  1. One
  2. Three
  3. Four
  4. Two
  5. Seven

Answer: (4) Two

Q 4. Which country shares the smallest border with India?

  1. Pakistan
  2. China
  3. Bhutan
  4. Myanmar
  5. Afghanistan

Answer: (5) Afghanistan

Q 5. Which is the smallest neighbouring country of India?

  1. Bhutan
  2. Myanmar
  3. Nepal
  4. Afghanistan
  5. None of the Above

Answer: (1) Bhutan

Q 6. Which of the given combinations of country and currency are incorrect?

  1. Belgium – Euro
  2. Portugal – Dollar
  3. Spain – Euro
  4. Chile – Peso
  5. Bangladesh – Taka

Answer: (2) Portugal – Dollar

Q 7. What is the capital of Australia?

  1. Vienna
  2. Brussels
  3. Canberra
  4. Minsk
  5. Cairo

Answer: (3) Canberra

Q 8. Euro is not the currency of which of the following countries?

  1. Netherlands
  2. Portugal
  3. Spain
  4. Sweden
  5. Vatican City

Answer: (4) Sweden

Q 9. Thimpu is the capital of which country?

  1. Bhutan
  2. Nepal
  3. Cuba
  4. Fiji
  5. Egypt

Answer: (1) Bhutan

Q 10. What is the currency of Switzerland?

  1. Euro
  2. Pound
  3. Swiss Dollar
  4. Swiss Franc
  5. Swiss Rupee

Answer: (4) Swiss Franc

Neighbouring CountryCapitalIndian States which share Border
AfghanistanKabulLadakh (PoK)
BangladeshDhakaWest Bengal, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Tripura and Assam
BhutanThimphuWest Bengal, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh & Assam
ChinaBeijingLadakh, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh
MyanmarYangonArunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Mizoram and Manipur
NepalKathmanduBihar, Uttarakhand, UP, Sikkim and West Bengal
PakistanIslamabadJammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, Punjab, Rajasthan and Gujarat
Sri LankaColombo It is separated to India by Gulf of Mannar
MaldivesMaleIt lies in the south-west part of India Ocean below the Lakshadweep Island

By JF DAS

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