10 most difficult geography of Europe riddles A list of geography of Europe related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Geography quiz When did the course of the Baltic Sea coastline finally form?About 2,000 years ago. The Baltic Sea is one of the largest brackish inland seas by area, and occupies a basin formed by glacial erosion during the last few ice ages. It is about 1,600 km (990 mi) long, an average of 193 km (120 mi) wide, and an average of 55 metres (180 ft) deep. The maximum depth is 459 m (1,506 ft).The current course of the shoreline was formed about 2 thousand years ago. very hard 23% about 5,000 years agoabout 5,000 years ago14%about 10,000 years agoabout 10,000 years ago36%about 3,500 years agoabout 3,500 years ago25%about 2,000 years agoabout 2,000 years ago23%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 439 answers in 2 languages »Baltic Sea riddles » Which river cuts the deepest canyon in Europe and one of the deepest in the world?Tara. The Tara is a river in Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina. It cuts the Tara River Canyon that is 78 kilometers long and has 1,300 meters at its deepest.very hard 31% TaraTara31%OltOlt16%SavaSava31%InnInn20%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 5234 answers in 3 languages »rivers riddles » Where is that chapel located?In France. Saint-Michel d'Aiguilhe is a chapel in Aiguilhe, near Le Puy-en-Velay, France. It was built in 969 on a volcanic plug 85 metres high. The chapel is reached by 268 steps carved into the rock. It was built to celebrate the return from the pilgrimage of Saint James.very hard 31% in Francein France31%in Swedenin Sweden6%in Georgiain Georgia40%in Italyin Italy22%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 290 answers in 2 languages »tourist attractions riddles » Not including Andorra, which European capital is located at the highest altitude?Madrid. Due to its altitude of 667 m (2,188 ft) above sea level, The Madrid region features a Mediterranean climate with cool winters, including sporadic snowfalls and minimum temperatures often below freezing.very hard 34% ViennaVienna10%MadridMadrid34%BernBern34%SarajevoSarajevo21%Created by: SpikeMe. Statistics based on 15365 answers in 2 languages »geography of Spain riddles » The largest active volcano and the highest peak in Iceland is...?Öræfajökull is the largest active volcano in the country, and on the summit crater's north-western rim is Hvannadalshnúkur, the highest peak in Iceland at 2,110 metres (6,920 ft). Geographically, Öræfajökull is considered part of Vatnajökull, and the area covered by glacier is within the boundary of Vatnajökull National Park.very hard 38% HeklaHekla16%ÖræfajökullÖræfajökull38%KatlaKatla7%EyjafjallajökullEyjafjallajökull38%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 638 answers in 2 languages »Iceland riddles » Which of these rivers flows into the sea via estuary?Thames. An estuary is a partially enclosed coastal body of brackish water with one or more rivers or streams flowing into it, and with a free connection to the open sea. Thames flows into the North Sea via the Thames Estuary. The other listed rivers leave its mouth via delta.hard 51% VistulaVistula17%VolgaVolga15%ThamesThames51%DanubeDanube15%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 710 answers in 2 languages »Europe riddles » What is the second largest island in Europe? (After Great Britain)Iceland, having area of 103 000 km², is larger than Ireland (84 406 km²). Other European islands are much smaller.hard 53% CreteCrete5%SicilySicily10%IrelandIreland30%IcelandIceland53%Created by: Przemek. Statistics based on 18843 answers in 3 languages »geography of Scandinavia riddles » In what country is the Massif Central?In France. The Massif Central is an elevated region in the middle of southern France, consisting of mountains and plateaus. It covers approximately 15 percent of the country. Subject to volcanism that has subsided in the last 10,000 years, these central mountains are separaten from the Alps by a deep north-south cleft created by the Rhône River and known in French as the sillon rhodanien (literally "the furrow of the Rhône"). hard 54% In ItalyIn Italy19%In FranceIn France54%In SpainIn Spain16%In GermanyIn Germany9%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 368 answers in 2 languages »Europe riddles » Where is Mont Blanc?At point 2. The mountain lies in a range called the Graian Alps, between the regions of Aosta Valley, Italy, and Haute-Savoie, France.hard 56% at point 1at point 15%at point 2at point 256%at point 3at point 323%at point 4at point 414%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 23850 answers in 2 languages »Alps riddles » Which river passes through or touches the borders of the largest number of countries?Danube passes through or touches ten countries: Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Hungary, Serbia, Bulgaria, Croatia, Romania, Ukraine and Moldova. Its drainage basin extends into nine more.easy 75% RhineRhine8%DanubeDanube75%the Nilethe Nile11%MekongMekong4%Created by: Monica Stiller. Statistics based on 16568 answers in 2 languages »geography riddles » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.