10 most difficult capitals riddles A list of ten (out of 125) capitals related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Capitals quiz Which river flows through Delhi?Yamuna. The Yamuna river was the historical boundary between Punjab and Uttar Pradesh, and its flood plains provide fertile alluvial soil suitable for agriculture but are prone to recurrent floods. The Yamuna, a sacred river in Hinduism, is the only major river flowing through Delhi.very hard 17% IndusIndus24%YamunaYamuna17%GangesGanges50%RaviRavi6%Created by: Norman Sachin. Statistics based on 1366 answers in 3 languages »India riddles » What is the capital city of the autonomous community of the Basque Country in Spain?Vitoria-Gasteiz is the seat of government and the capital city of the Basque Autonomous Community and of the province of Araba in northern Spain. It holds the autonomous community's House of Parliament, the headquarters of the Government, and the Lehendakari's official residency. Vitoria-Gasteiz's vicinity is home to world-renowned wineries such as Ysios very hard 22% BilbaoBilbao37%San SebastiánSan Sebastián14%VitoriaVitoria22%The Basque Country does not have an official capitalThe Basque Country does not have an official capital24%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 1925 answers in 3 languages »Spain riddles » What city is the capital of New York state?Albany is the capital of the U.S. state of New York and the seat of Albany County. Roughly 150 miles (240 km) north of New York City, Albany developed on the west bank of the Hudson River, about 10 miles (16 km) south of its confluence with the Mohawk River. The population of the City of Albany was 97,856 according to the 2010 census.very hard 25% RochesterRochester12%New YorkNew York48%ManhattanManhattan13%AlbanyAlbany25%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 3484 answers in 3 languages »the United States riddles » Which European capital lies on the Dambovita river?Bucharest. The Dâmbovița is a river in Romania, which passes through Bucharest. The city's folklore refers to the waters of the Dâmbovița as "sweet", "light and clean". However, toward the end of the 18th century, as the population of Bucharest increased, the river ceased to be so clean, hence the need of the aqueducts to bring clean water. The earliest aqueducts with public fountains were built during the rule of Prince Alexander Ypsilantis.very hard 25% ChisinauChisinau22%SkopjeSkopje30%SarajevoSarajevo21%BucharestBucharest25%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 361 answers in 2 languages »rivers riddles » Which capital is that?Washington. In this satellite photo of North America, north is at the bottom side.very hard 27% StockholmStockholm20%JakartaJakarta13%AmsterdamAmsterdam37%WashingtonWashington27%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8936 answers in 2 languages »map riddles » What is the Capital Of Tanzania?Dodoma. In 1973, the Tanzanian government announced that the capital would be moved from Dar es Salaam to a more central location (Dodoma) to better serve the needs of the people.very hard 27% DodomaDodoma27%MaputoMaputo29%Dar es SalaamDar es Salaam20%LusakaLusaka23%Created by: Norman Sachin. Statistics based on 3462 answers in 3 languages »Africa riddles » Which European country capital was named Kristiania?Oslo. In 1624, during the reign of King Christian IV the city was destroyed by a fire. It was rebuilt and renamed Christiania in the king's honor. Following a spelling reform, it was known as Kristiania from 1877 to 1925, when its original name was restored.very hard 29% CopenhagenCopenhagen41%StockholmStockholm16%OsloOslo29%HelsinkiHelsinki12%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 14883 answers in 3 languages »cities of Scandinavia riddles » What is the coldest national capital in the world?Ulaanbaatar. Owing to its high elevation (about 1,350 metres above sea level), relatively high latitude, location hundreds of kilometres from any coast, and the effects of the Siberian anticyclone, Ulaanbaatar is the coldest national capital in the world. It has an average annual temperature of −0.4 °C, as cold as Nuuk, Greenland, but Greenland is not independent.very hard 29% ReykjavíkReykjavík21%NuukNuuk36%AstanaAstana12%UlaanbaatarUlaanbaatar29%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 65 answers in 3 languages »climate riddles » What is the capital city of Nigeria?Abuja is the capital of Nigeria, but not its largest city (it is Lagos). According to the United Nations, Abuja grew at the rate of 139.7% between 2000 and 2010, making it the fastest growing city in the world. Photo: Zuma Rock, just outside the city.very hard 30% KinshasaKinshasa26%AbidjanAbidjan9%AbujaAbuja30%LagosLagos33%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 1495 answers in 9 languages »Western Africa riddles » Why does the church of Carmo Convent in Lisbon lack its roof?It was destroyed by earthquake. The convent was ruined in the 1755 Great Lisbon Earthquake, which destroyed the city, killed possibly 100.000 of its inhabitants and disrupted the colonial ambitions of Portugal. The church was left unrestored to remind the tragedy.very hard 31% it was never finishedit was never finished23%it was destroyed by earthquakeit was destroyed by earthquake31%it was destroyed by Moorsit was destroyed by Moors9%it symbols open way to Heavensit symbols open way to Heavens35%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 15889 answers in 3 languages »Lisbon riddles » Play capitals quiz and see all the questions.