Atlantic Ocean questions This is a list of recently added questions about Atlantic Ocean. What city is the capital of the Faroe Islands?Thorshavn. Tórshavn is the capital and largest town of the Faroe Islands.Created by: Tschukaaverage 61% LopraLopra154ThorshavnThorshavn917KirkjaKirkja296SandurSandur122Denmark riddles » The English Channel is located between ?France and Great Britain. The English Channel (French: la Manche), is the body of water that separates southern England from northern France, and links the southern part of the North Sea to the Atlantic Ocean. It is the busiest shipping area in the world. It is about 560 km (350 mi) long and varies in width from 240 km (150 mi) at its widest to 33.3 km (20.7 mi) in the Strait of Dover. Created by: Tschukavery easy 86% France and ItalyFrance and Italy133France and SpainFrance and Spain126France and GermanyFrance and Germany67France and Great BritainFrance and Great Britain2041the United Kingdom riddles » Which two continents have no contact with the Atlantic Ocean?Asia and Australia. The Atlantic Ocean occupies an elongated, S-shaped basin extending longitudinally between Eurasia and Africa to the east, and the Americas to the west. Created by: Tschukaeasy 75% Africa and AsiaAfrica and Asia138Europe and AfricaEurope and Africa199Asia and AustraliaAsia and Australia1650Australia and North AmericaAustralia and North America188Earth riddles » For what was the medal of the “Blue Riband of the Atlantic” awarded?For the fastest liner. The term “Blue Riband of the Atlantic” did not come into use until the 1890's, and the history of the trans-Atlantic competition, which was compiled retrospectively, was regarded as starting with the crossings by the steamships Sirius and Great Western in 1838.Sirius in 1838 needed 18 days 14 hours. 22 min. The last SS United States did this in 3 days 10 hours. 40 minutesCreated by: Tschukahard 53% for the longest linerfor the longest liner40for a ship with the largest number of chimneysfor a ship with the largest number of chimneys40for the most comfortable shipfor the most comfortable ship61for the fastest linerfor the fastest liner16420th century riddles » The greatest depth of the Atlantic Ocean is: Puerto Rico Trench is deep at 9219 m below sea level (Atlantic), Tonga Trench is deep at 10882 m below sea level, Romanche Furrow is deep at 7761 m below sea level, New Britain Trench is deep at 9140 m below sea level. Created by: Wojciech Dudavery hard 35% Romanche FurrowRomanche Furrow573Tonga TrenchTonga Trench409New Britain TrenchNew Britain Trench257Puerto Rico TrenchPuerto Rico Trench672oceans riddles » Where is the highest peak of Spain located?On Tenerife (Canary Islands). Mount Teide is the highest peak of Tenerefe in the Canary Islands and at the same time of Spain. Teide is 3,718 meter (12,198 ft) high stratovulcano. It's also the highest peak of all Atlantic islands. Measured from the ocean floor it reaches about 7,500 meters (24,600 ft). Created by: smyruvery hard 36% in the Pyreneesin the Pyrenees265in Sierra Nevada (Andalusia)in Sierra Nevada (Andalusia)187in Cantabrian Rangein Cantabrian Range102on Tenerife (Canary Islands)on Tenerife (Canary Islands)320Spain riddles » Which river flows into the Gulf of Mexico?Mississippi River. Mississippi and Rio Grande are the two largest rivers flowing into the Gulf of Mexico.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 60% OrinocoOrinoco829Mississippi RiverMississippi River4255Missouri RiverMissouri River829Colorado RiverColorado River1075rivers riddles » Tristan da Cunha is the most remote inhabited archipelago in the world. Who discovered it?Tristan da Cunha lies in the south Atlantic Ocean, 2,816 kilometers (1,750 mi) from the nearest land, South Afric. In 1816 the United Kingdom formally annexed the islands, to ensure that the French would be unable to use the islands as a base for a rescue operation to free Napoleon Bonaparte from his prison in Saint Helena. Today, the main island has a permanent population of 275.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 50% James CookJames Cook3646Ferdinand MagellanFerdinand Magellan2303Francis DrakeFrancis Drake2407Tristan da CunhaTristan da Cunha8564geographical names riddles » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.