Maps questions This is a list of recently added questions about maps. Play maps quiz and see all the questions. Which of those European countries is the smallest?Liechtenstein. With an area of just 160 square kilometres Liechtenstein is the fourth smallest country in Europe after Vatican City, Monaco and San Marino. Created by: Ninjaihard 48% LiechtensteinLiechtenstein4246AndorraAndorra2482MaltaMalta1011LuxembourgLuxembourg1055country records riddles » What country is that?Mongol Empire. The Mongol Empire existed during the 13th and 14th centuries and was the largest contiguous land empire in history. British Empire was larger but spread across all continents.Created by: Ninjaiaverage 62% Tsardom of RussiaTsardom of Russia649Imperial ChinaImperial China224Mongol EmpireMongol Empire1675Persian EmpirePersian Empire114map riddles » Which U.S. state is the smallest?Rhode Island, officially the State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, is a state in the New England region of the northeastern United States. It is the smallest of the 50 U.S. states with an area of 3 144 km2. Created by: Ninjaihard 47% DelawareDelaware379New HampshireNew Hampshire435Rhode IslandRhode Island2409HawaiiHawaii1871history of the United States riddles » Which state joined the U.S. most recent?Hawaii is the 50th and most recent state to have joined the United States of America, having received statehood on August 21, 1959. In March 1959, Congress passed the Hawaii Admission Act, which U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed into law. On June 27, 1959, a referendum asked residents of Hawaii to vote on the statehood bill; 94.3% voted in favor of statehood and only 5.7% opposed it.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 39% AlaskaAlaska2907New MexicoNew Mexico915HawaiiHawaii2877ArizonaArizona601borders riddles » Where is the State of Washington?In the Pacific Northwest region of the U.S. . Washington, officially the State of Washington, is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States, named after George Washington. It was admitted to the Union as the 42nd state in 1889. Olympia is the state capital.Created by: Ninjaihard 41% in the Atlantic Northeast region of the U.S.in the Atlantic Northeast region of the U.S.2443in the Atlantic Southeast region of the U.S.in the Atlantic Southeast region of the U.S.1347in the Pacific Northwest region of the U.S. in the Pacific Northwest region of the U.S. 3006in the Pacific Southeast region of the U.S. in the Pacific Southeast region of the U.S. 386the United States riddles » Which of these cities is the southernmost?Ho Chi Minh City - 10° 46′ 36.8″ N, Bangkok - 13° 45′ 9″ N, Manila - 14° 34′ 48″ N and Mumbai - 18° 58′ 30″ N.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 25% ManilaManila79Ho Chi Minh CityHo Chi Minh City82MumbaiMumbai67BangkokBangkok91Asia riddles » Which of these cities has the closest latitude to Washington, D.C.?Beijing. Washington, D.C. - 38° 54′ 17″ N, Beijing - 39° 55′ 0″ N, Tbilisi - 41° 43′ 0″ N, Rome - 41° 54′ 0″ N and Tokyo - 35° 41′ 0″ N.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 31% RomeRome92TbilisiTbilisi36BeijingBeijing84TokyoTokyo51USA riddles » Who first used the name 'atlas' to define a set of maps?Gerhard Mercator. Gerardus Mercator was a 16th-century German-Flemish cartographer, geographer and cosmographer. He was renowned for creating the 1569 world map based on a new projection which represented sailing courses of constant bearing as straight lines—an innovation that is still employed in nautical charts. Mercator was one of the founders of the Netherlandish school of cartography.Created by: Tschuka very hard 24% Abraham OrteliusAbraham Ortelius96Claudius PtolemyClaudius Ptolemy309Gerhard MercatorGerhard Mercator167Eugeniusz RomerEugeniusz Romer101famous people riddles » What is the only doubly landlocked country in the world?Uzbekistan is bordered by five landlocked countries: Kazakhstan to the north; Kyrgyzstan to the northeast; Tajikistan to the southeast; Afghanistan to the south; and Turkmenistan to the southwest. Created by: Tschuka very hard 33% TajikistanTajikistan75KazakhstanKazakhstan171KyrgyzstanKyrgyzstan88UzbekistanUzbekistan165geography riddles » What point did the former meridian 0 °, called the Ferro meridian, run through?Through the Spanish island of El Hierro. El Hierro, nicknamed Isla del Meridiano (the "Meridian Island"), is the smallest and farthest south and west of the Canary Islands. The line of longitude running through El Hierro (Ferro), the westernmost of the Canary Islands, was known in European history as the prime meridian in common use outside of the future British Empire. Created by: Tschuka very hard 22% through the Greenwich district in Londonthrough the Greenwich district in London1209by the astronomical observatory in Parisby the astronomical observatory in Paris422through the Spanish island of El Hierrothrough the Spanish island of El Hierro656through the Italian city of Ferrothrough the Italian city of Ferro569countries riddles » Play maps quiz and see all the questions.