Natural Wonders of California

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What's the name of California's mountain range?

Sierra Nevada

Rocky Mountains

Appalachian Mountains

Cascade Range

The Sierra Nevada lies between the Central Valley of California and the Great Basin.

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What's the name of this kind of tree which has given name to a national park?

Joshua Tree



Desert Willow

Joshua Tree National Park is located in southeastern California, east of San Bernardino and Los Angeles.

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What's the name of this famous mountain in Yosemite?

El Capitan

El Mayor

El Sargento

El General

The granite monolith is about 3,000 feet (914 m) from base to summit along its tallest face.

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Where is the Death Valley National Park?

During summer, it is one of the hottest places on Earth.

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What indigenous people has given name to a desert in southeastern California?





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What's this national park, which gained its status in 2013?


Death Valley

Point Reyes

Kings Canyon

Pinnacles National Park is an American national park protecting a mountainous area located east of the Salinas Valley.

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In Sequoia NP stands the largest known living single-stem tree on Earth. What's its name?

General Sherman

General Grant

General Lee

The President

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Where is Lake Tahoe?

Lake Tahoe is the largest alpine lake in North America.

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What's the name of this famous region along the Pacific Coast Highway?

Big Sur

Napa Valley

Muir Woods

Zabriskie Point

Big Sur is a rugged and mountainous section of the Central Coast of California between Carmel and San Simeon.

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What mountain lends its name to this Volcanic National Parkin northeastern California?

Lassen Peak

Mount Whitney

Mount Shasta

Mount San Jacinto

The area surrounding Lassen Peak is active with boiling mud pots, fumaroles, and hot springs.