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Major Cities of the World

Major Cities of the World

See how many of the world’s major cities you can identifiy!




The cities of the world are bustling centers of culture. They are teeming with people doing all sorts of economic, educational, political, religious, and family activities.

The geography of a region often determines where people will build a city. People build cities in areas where transportation is easiest. This may be on a coast or along a large river.

Download and print the worksheet from the materials section.

Each letter on this map is the location of one of the world’s major cities named in the list. Write the correct city name to match each letter location.