WONDER #2466: What is the Smallest Country in the World?

Question 1 of 3

This Wonder was mostly about...

  1. the history of the city of Rome, Italy.
  2. Vatican City, which is the smallest country in the world and the seat of the Roman Catholic Church.
  3. why everyone should visit Vatican City if they can.
  4. the similarities and differences between Nauru, Monaco, and Vatican City.

Question 2 of 3

Which of the following statements about Vatican City is NOT true?

  1. Vatican City covers an area of about three square miles.
  2. In 2019, the population of Vatican City is 799 people.
  3. Vatican City is about one-eighth the size of Central Park in New York City.
  4. The Pope lives in Vatican City.

Question 3 of 3

The world’s smallest army, which guards the Pope in Vatican City, is called the ___________________.

  1. Roman Guard
  2. Italian Guard
  3. Catholic Guard
  4. Swiss Guard

Check your answers online at https://www.wonderopolis.org/wonder/What-Is-the-Smallest-Country-in-the-World.