This prosperous country located on the North Sea has a rich history, and its coastal geography is very interesting. In fact, a quarter of the country lies below sea level, and dikes protect the land from flooding. An entire province (Flevoland) was saved from the sea by land reclamation techniques.
The Netherlands has 12 provinces, which are the subject of this quiz. The name Holland, also used to refer to the whole country, dates back to the historic County of Holland. Currently, there are the 2 provinces of North Holland and South Holland.
To learn the capitals of all Dutch provinces, visit the Netherlands - Provincial Capitals Quiz
. By the way, the Netherlands also include the ABC Islands (see the South America - Countries Quiz
This quiz covers the following provinces:
Drenthe, Flevoland, Friesland, Gelderland, Groningen, Limburg, North Brabant, North Holland, Overijssel, South Holland, Utrecht and Zeeland