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The Ultimate American Samoa National Park Quiz
by Staff
American Samoa National Park, a chain of islands located 2,300 miles south of Honolulu, is a tropical paradise of mountains, rain forests and exquisite white beaches. Make a virtual visit to this wonderful world by taking this quiz.

Where is American Samoa National Park located?

  • Indian Ocean
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • South Pacific Ocean

What is the park comprised of?

  • three volcanic islands and two coral reefs
  • one large volcanic island and three smaller atolls
  • four rock islands and three coral reefs

How old is the Samoan culture?

  • 2,000 years old
  • 3,000 years old
  • 4,000 years old

For what sport is this park considered one of the best spots?

  • bungee jumping
  • surfing
  • cliff diving

When was the American Samoa National Park established?

  • 1988
  • 1975
  • 1963

How big is the park?

  • 5,000 acres
  • 9,000 acres
  • 11,500 acres

Which is the largest island of American Samoa?

  • Ta'u
  • Pago Pago
  • Tutuila

What is the capital of American Samoa?

  • Pago Pago
  • Ofu
  • Ta'u

How many species of birds can be found in this park?

  • 55
  • 45
  • 35

Which is the largest section of the park?

  • Lata Mountain
  • Ta'u
  • Tutuila

What is the size of this section of the park?

  • 3,000 acres
  • 4,000 acres
  • 5,000 acres

Which is the highest volcano in the islands?

  • Lata Mountain
  • Mount Alava
  • Amalau Peak

And now the inevitable question, how high is this volcano?

  • 2,875 feet
  • 3,170 feet
  • 3,960 feet

What is Ofu?

  • Ofu is the smallest section of the park.
  • Ofu is the second highest volcano in the islands.
  • Ofu is a valley near Lata Mountain.

Where is one of the finest beaches of the South Pacific located?

  • Amalau
  • Ofu
  • Piumafa

How big is Ofu?

  • 460 acres
  • 360 acres
  • 260 acres

What kind of coral reefs do you find in the American Samoa National Park?

  • fringing reef
  • barrier reef
  • atoll reef

What do you find in the Amalau Valley?

  • sweeping views of surrounding mountain ranges
  • flying foxes and waterfalls
  • walking trails and hundreds of tropical birds

What is Afono?

  • traditional Samoan village
  • a volcano in the Amalau Valley
  • lagoon in the western section of Ofu

What is one of the most striking features of the Samoans?

  • the combination of the old and the hew
  • the quiet gentle nature of the locals
  • their traditional tattoos