Think you're a true cosmopolitan kid? Then get out your passport and give this quiz on world capitals a spin!
From Seoul to Moscow, the world is full of major centers of industry, finance and culture. From cities with thousands of years of history to ones that seemed to have popped up overnight, the world is brimming with fascinating cities that are hubs for cuisine, finance, architecture and adventure.
In fact, cities like Brasilia and New Dehli and Washington, D.C. are bigger than they have ever been, and are only getting bigger. Today, over half of the world's entire population lives in urban areas. That's half of over 7 billion people embracing life in the big city across the world. This number is only expected to rise over the next few decades, with roughly two-thirds of the world's population expected to be city folk by the year 2050.
The world's cities are big, and they are only expected to get bigger. While no one knows what the London or Bangkok of the future will look like, getting to know these cities in the present is a treat for any traveler. Put your knowledge of the world's global cities to the test with this quiz!
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