Russia questions This is a list of recently added questions about Russia. Play Russia quiz and see all the questions. What does AK stand for?Avtomat Kalashnikov. AK - Avtomat Kalashnikov. An automatic rifle created by Mikhail Kalashnikov, originally implemented and designated AK-47, the rifle design was closely based on the Nazi Strumgewhr-44 (STG-44) (English: Assult Rifle, 1944). Created by: Tschuka very easy 89% Avtomat KalashnikovAvtomat Kalashnikov2392Avtomat KremlAvtomat Kreml56Avtomat RoyalAvtomat Royal26Means nothingMeans nothing189USSR riddles » Which of these lakes is considered the most toxic in the world?Lake Karachay is a small lake in central Russia. It is often referred to as the most polluted site on earth. Containing just one square mile of water, the lake formed a dumping ground for nuclear waste by for around 12 years.High level radioactive waste makes up almost the entire lake-bed to a depth of around 3.4 meters. Some areas surrounding the lake have radiation measurements of around 6 Sv/hour, which is enough to give a lethal dose to a human in as little as 30 minutes¹. Created by: Tschuka very hard 38% Aral SeaAral Sea37Lake KarachayLake Karachay76Lake RainierLake Rainier26Lake CzebarkulLake Czebarkul58lakes riddles » Which strait divides Asia and North America?Bering strait divides two continents: Asia and North America - Russia and USA. Due to this strait being on the Arctic Ocean and close to the North Pole, this area is cold and Bering Strait sometimes freezes. Created by: Lukas4average 68% GibraltarGibraltar29BeringBering254MagellanMagellan29BosphorusBosphorus60United States riddles » With which country was Russia in war between 1904 and 1905?Japan. The Russo–Japanese War was fought over rival imperial ambitions in Manchuria and Korea. The major theatres of operations were the Liaodong Peninsula and Mukden in Southern Manchuria and the seas around Korea, Japan and the Yellow Sea.Created by: Ninjaieasy 72% JapanJapan619ChinaChina111KazakhstanKazakhstan79Austria-HungaryAustria-Hungary45wars riddles » What is the name of the longest river in Russia?Lena. The Lena is the easternmost of the three great Siberian rivers that flow into the Arctic Ocean (the other two being the Ob and the Yenisei). It is the 11th longest river in the world and has the 9th largest catchment area. It is also the 3rd largest river in Asia. It is the largest among the rivers whose catchment is entirely within the Russian territorial boundaries.Created by: Tschuka very hard 14% ObOb30VolgaVolga168YeniseiYenisei47LenaLena42records riddles » Where does the name of the Russian currency come from - the ruble?From breaking. The word "ruble" comes from the verb meaning "break" and refers to the Middle Ages, when pieces of silver were broken into smaller ones when changing money. The ruble was the world's first decimal currency: it was decimalised in 1704 when the ruble became legally equal to 100 kopeks.Created by: Tschuka very hard 22% from breakingfrom breaking331from the red colorfrom the red color384from a two-headed eaglefrom a two-headed eagle443from notches on the edgefrom notches on the edge295coins riddles » BT was a series of Soviet light tanks. What does BT stand for?Bystrochodny tank. The BT tanks (Russian: Bystrochodny tank, lit. "fast moving tank") were a series of Soviet light tanks produced in large numbers between 1932 and 1941. They were lightly armoured, but reasonably well-armed for their time, and had the best mobility of all contemporary tanks.Created by: sorryTelMnieRozproszylhard 43% bystrobiezny tankbystrobiezny tank373bystrokhodna tankbystrokhodna tank185bystrochodny tankbystrochodny tank576bystroczodny tankbystroczodny tank179history of Russia riddles » Where is this Russian Kremlin?Pskov. This word is often used to refer to the most famous, the Moscow Kremlin, or metonymically to the government that is based there. Nonetheless kremlin is a major fortified central complex found in historic Russian cities. The one in the picture above is in Pskov.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 31% MoscowMoscow128KazanKazan79PskovPskov134NovgorodNovgorod90 What was the name of the first and only Soviet space shuttle?Buran (Snowstorm or Blizzard) was the first spaceplane to be produced as part of the Soviet Buran programme. OK-1K1 completed one unmanned spaceflight in 1988, and was destroyed in 2002 It remains the only Soviet reusable spacecraft to be launched into space. Created by: Tschuka very hard 27% UralUral630BuranBuran892GagarinGagarin680BaikalBaikal997technical riddles » The leopard living in the Russian Far East is:Amur leopard (Panthera pardus orientalis) it is one of the most endangered species in the world. Adult individuals usually weigh about 40-50 kg, but also those that have a mass of 75 kg are known.Created by: Tschuka very hard 23% Snow leopardSnow leopard181Siberian leopardSiberian leopard566Amur leopardAmur leopard261Asian pantherAsian panther111wild cats riddles » Play Russia quiz and see all the questions.