10 most difficult geography of Spain riddles A list of geography of Spain related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Spain quiz How many countries does Spain share a land border with?5. It's France, Portugal, Andorra, Morocco (Ceuta) and UK (Giblartar)very hard 16% 2226%3339%4417%5516%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 5509 answers in 3 languages »borders riddles » Where in the world is Catalan the sole official language?In Andorra. Andorra is the only part of the world where Catalan is the only official language. It is used by Andorran television and radio stations.very hard 27% in Cataloniain Catalonia30%in the Balearic Islandsin the Balearic Islands8%in Andorrain Andorra27%nowherenowhere33%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 7210 answers in 5 languages »Spain 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 15396 answers in 2 languages »geography of Europe riddles » What is the only African country where Spanish is an official language?Equatorial Guinea. In 1778, the territory of present-day Equatorial Guinea became a Spanish colony called Spanish Guinea. It became an independent nation in 1968.hard 45% MoroccoMorocco28%Equatorial GuineaEquatorial Guinea45%MaliMali13%SenegalSenegal12%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 14516 answers in 5 languages »geography of Africa riddles » Which city has the famous Bay of La Concha, often considered the best city beach in Europe?San Sebastian lies on the coast of the Bay of Biscay, Atlantic Ocean. In 1863 the city was chosen by the Spanish monarchy to spend the summer following the French example of the near Biarritz. As the "wave baths" at La Concha conflicted with shipbuilding activity, shipyards relocated to Pasaia, a near bay formerly part of San Sebastian.hard 46% PortoPorto12%BarcelonaBarcelona24%San SebastianSan Sebastian46%MarseillesMarseilles17%Created by: Luca Biaggi. Statistics based on 18782 answers in 3 languages »beaches 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 32945 answers in 2 languages »bears riddles » Where was this photo taken?In Bilbao. One of the most admired works of contemporary architecture, The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao was opened in 1997. Computer simulations of the building's structure made it feasible to build shapes that architects of earlier eras would have found nearly impossible to constructhard 51% in Bilbaoin Bilbao51%in Helsinkiin Helsinki20%in Viennain Vienna9%in Barcelonain Barcelona18%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 34031 answers in 3 languages »museums riddles » Whose coat of arms is this?Canary Islands. The name Islas Canarias is likely derived from the Latin name Insula Canaria, meaning "Island of the Dogs", a name applied originally only to Gran Canaria. The connection with the dogs is ancient and was already described by Pliny the Elder.hard 51% Canary IslandsCanary Islands51%ShetlandsShetlands12%FalklandsFalklands12%AzoresAzores23%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 19552 answers in 3 languages »tourism riddles » In which Asian country are the five most common surnames de la Cruz, Santos, Reyes, Bautista and del Rosario?Philippines. Multiple ethnicities and cultures are found throughout the islands. From 1565 to 1821, the Philippines were governed as a territory of the Viceroyalty of New Spain. Roman Catholic missionaries converted most of the lowland inhabitants to Christianity. Even though Spanish is not an official language today (Filipino and English are), Spanish names are preserved among the population.hard 52% SingaporeSingapore14%MalaysiaMalaysia15%IndonesiaIndonesia17%PhilippinesPhilippines52%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 23903 answers in 2 languages »surnames riddles » What are Canary Islands named from? Dogs. The name comes from the Latin root canaria. According to the historian Pliny the Elder, the island was named so, because it contained "vast multitudes of dogs of very large size".hard 53% birdsbirds37%dogsdogs53%lemonslemons5%birds' seedsbirds' seeds3%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 23491 answers in 3 languages »geographic names riddles » Play Spain quiz and see all the questions.