Mountains questions This is a list of recently added questions about mountains. Play mountains quiz and see all the questions. Where is the large monolith called Zuma Rock located?Nigeria. Zuma Rock is located in Niger State, Nigeria. It is just north of Nigeria's capital Abuja, along the main road from Abuja to Kaduna, and is sometimes referred to as "Gateway to Abuja." It is depicted on the 100 naira bill (national currency). Zuma Rock rises 725 m above its surroundings.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 32% GhanaGhana12CameroonCameroon32MadagascarMadagascar11NigeriaNigeria26Africa riddles » What is the world's highest mountain outside of the Himalayas-Karakoram range?Tirich Mir (7 708 m) is the highest mountain of the Hindu Kush range located in Chitral District of Pakistan. The mountain was first climbed on 21 July 1950 by a Norwegian expedition consisting of Arne Næss, P. Kvernberg, H. Berg, and Tony Streather.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 35% Kongur TaghKongur Tagh24Tirich MirTirich Mir38NoshaqNoshaq25Gongga ShanGongga Shan20alpinism riddles » The mountain above is the triple border point of...Venezuela, Brazil and Guyana. Mount Roraima is the highest of the Pakaraima chain of tepui plateaus in South America. It serves as the triple border point of Venezuela, Guyana and Brazil. It's one of the oldest geological formations on Earth, dating back around 2 billion years. The flat summit of Mt Roraima is home to many species found nowhere else on Earth. Created by: Ninjaivery hard 32% Brazil, Guyana and SurinameBrazil, Guyana and Suriname15Colombia, Ecuador and PeruColombia, Ecuador and Peru48Venezuela, Brazil and GuyanaVenezuela, Brazil and Guyana49Colombia, Venezuela and BrazilColombia, Venezuela and Brazil39borders riddles » Where are the Southern Alps located?In New Zealand. The Southern Alps is a mountain range extending along much of the length of New Zealand's South Island, reaching its greatest elevations near the range's western side. Its tallest peak is Mount Cook, the highest point in New Zealand at 3,724 metres.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 25% in Italyin Italy68in Austriain Austria32in Australiain Australia35in New Zealandin New Zealand47geography riddles » What is the highest mountain of Japan?Fuji. Mount Fuji is a mountain with a height of 3,776 m, which makes it the highest peak of Japan. Interestingly, it is also an active volcano and scientists say that it may soon be known.Created by: Marta Kurdzieleasy 79% FujiFuji966SakurajimaSakurajima146AsahiAsahi71AsoAso30curiosities riddles » What is the highest mountain of Ukraine?Hoverla. Mount Hoverla is the highest mountain in Ukraine and part of the Carpathian Mountains. The mountain is located in the Eastern Beskides, in the Chornohora region. Created by: Tschukavery hard 29% HoverlaHoverla1619Pip IvanPip Ivan1118TriglavTriglav1741MusalaMusala924Ukraine riddles » What is the sacred mountain of the Aborigines called?Uluru is sacred to the Pitjantjatjara Anangu, the Aboriginal people of the area. The area around the formation is home to an abundance of springs, waterholes, rock caves and ancient paintings. Uluru is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Created by: Tschukaaverage 62% Pico de TeidePico de Teide268BatukaruBatukaru337AgungAgung296UluruUluru1516Australia riddles » What is the toughest mountain to climb?K2 is known as the Savage Mountain due to the extreme difficulty of ascent. It has the second-highest fatality rate among the eight thousanders. With around 300 successful summits and 77 fatalities, about one person dies on the mountain for every four who summit. It is more difficult and hazardous to reach the peak of K2 from the Chinese side, so it is usually climbed from the Pakistani side.Created by: Tschukavery easy 80% Mount EverestMount Everest222KangchenjungaKangchenjunga214MakaluMakalu51K2K22033Himalayas riddles » Greek Mount Parnassus was a mythological home of...Muses. Mount Parnassus is a mountain in central Greece. Its altitude is 2,547 meters . According to Greek mythology, this mountain was sacred to Dionysus and the Dionysian mysteries; it was also sacred to Apollo and the Corycian nymphs, and it was the home of the Muses.Created by: Tschukahard 52% AmazonsAmazons253HesperidesHesperides231MusesMuses828NymphsNymphs255trivia riddles » Which of these mountains is the highest measured from base to summit ?Denali in Alaska. The tallest mountain from base to summit. Using that measurement, Denali is taller than Mount Everest. Denali rises about 18,000 feet (5,500 meters) from its base, which is a greater vertical rise than Everest's 12,000-foot rise (3,700 meters) from its base at 17,000 feet (5,200 meters). But Denali and Everest are both dwarfed by Mauna Kea in Hawaii. When measured from the ocean floor to its summit, that mountain is 33,476 feet (10,204 meters) tall. However, only 13,803 feet (4,207 meters) rise above sea level.Created by: Tschukahard 48% Matterhorn in the AlpsMatterhorn in the Alps65Aconcagua in the AndesAconcagua in the Andes127Denali in AlaskaDenali in Alaska240Mount Everest in the HimalayasMount Everest in the Himalayas68Alaska riddles » Play mountains quiz and see all the questions.