10 most difficult cities of Europe riddles A list of ten (out of 27) cities of Europe related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Cities of Europe quiz 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 14761 answers in 3 languages »cities of Scandinavia 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 15731 answers in 2 languages »history of Portugal riddles » Which capital is that?London. This satellite photo is rotated so the North is at the bottom.very hard 36% IstanbulIstanbul18%CopenhagenCopenhagen28%LondonLondon36%AthensAthens15%Created by: Luca Biaggi. Statistics based on 21148 answers in 2 languages »map riddles » Which European capital's name literally means "black pool"?Dublin. The Dubhlinn ("black pool") was a small lake used to moor ships and was connected to the River Liffey. This lake was covered during the early 18th century as the city grew.very hard 38% AmsterdamAmsterdam22%DublinDublin38%MadridMadrid5%OsloOslo34%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 17720 answers in 2 languages »city names riddles » What is the name of the second largest city in Germany? (after Berlin)Hamburg, with its 1.7 Million of inhabitants, is the second largest city after Berlin (3.4 Million). The largest urban area in Germany is the Rhine-Ruhr metropolitan region with 11M.hard 44% HamburgHamburg44%MunichMunich38%CologneCologne5%FrankfurtFrankfurt11%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 26669 answers in 2 languages »geography of Germany riddles » Which European city has the largest number of skyscrapers?Moscow. In 2012, seven of the fifteen tallest skyscrapers in Europe were located in Moscow. There are also several high-rise buildings under construction there.hard 45% LondonLondon25%FrankfurtFrankfurt22%MoscowMoscow45%MadridMadrid6%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 35275 answers in 4 languages »skyscrapers riddles » Where is Copenhagen?At point 4. Copenhagen faces the Øresund to the east, the strait of water that separates Denmark from Sweden, and which connects the North Sea with the Baltic Sea. The Swedish towns of Malmö and Landskrona lie on the Swedish side of the sound directly across from Copenhagen.hard 45% at point 1at point 19%at point 2at point 216%at point 3at point 328%at point 4at point 445%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 26909 answers in 3 languages »Denmark riddles » Which European city has the most skyscrapers?In Moscow. In 2012, seven out of the fifteen highest skyscrapers in Europe were in Moscow. Another few high-rise buildings are under construction.hard 45% in Londonin London25%in Frankfurtin Frankfurt22%in Moscowin Moscow45%in Madridin Madrid6%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 35282 answers in 4 languages »technical riddles » Where one can visit the Dancing House?In Prague. The Dancing House is the nickname given to the Nationale-Nederlanden building in Prague, Czech Republic. It was designed by an architect Vlado Milunić in cooperation with Frank Gehry. There is a restaurant situated on the 7th floor of the building which boasts unique and breathtaking views of Prague Castle and Lesser Town.hard 45% in Amsterdamin Amsterdam17%in Stockholmin Stockholm11%in Copenhagenin Copenhagen26%in Praguein Prague45%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 145 answers in 2 languages »tourist attractions riddles » Where was this photo taken?In Madrid. Bear is the symbol of Madrid, just as in case of Berlin. According to the popular story, the original name of the city was "Ursaria" ("land of bears" in Latin).hard 49% in Londonin London14%in Madridin Madrid49%in Lisbonin Lisbon13%in Stockholmin Stockholm21%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 32851 answers in 2 languages »bears riddles » Play cities of Europe quiz and see all the questions.