10 most difficult Germany riddles A list of ten (out of 64) Germany related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Germany quiz Which leaning tower leans the most?Leaning Tower of Suurhusen is the world's most leaning, beating the world-famous Leaning Tower of Pisa by 1.22°.very hard 13% Leaning Tower of PisaLeaning Tower of Pisa20%Leaning Tower of SuurhusenLeaning Tower of Suurhusen13%Leaning Tower of ShirazLeaning Tower of Shiraz8%Leaning Tower of Ząbkowice ŚląskieLeaning Tower of Ząbkowice Śląskie57%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 321 answers in 2 languages »towers riddles » Which federal state of Germany has the largest population?North Rhine-Westphalia. The country is only fourth in terms of area, but has a high population density (especially in the Ruhr area). Cologne is the largest city.very hard 24% BrandenburgBrandenburg9%North Rhine-WestphaliaNorth Rhine-Westphalia24%Baden-WuerttembergBaden-Wuerttemberg9%BavariaBavaria56%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 4468 answers in 3 languages »culture riddles » How did the tradition of Oktoberfest start?With the royal wedding. Crown Prince Ludwig, later to become King of Bavaria Ludwig I, was married to Princess Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen on October 12, 1810. The citizens of Munich were invited to attend the festivities held on the fields in front of the city gates to celebrate the happy royal event. Since then, Otoberfest is held at the same place every year (except for epidemics and wars).very hard 25% with the royal weddingwith the royal wedding25%with the celebration of German unificationwith the celebration of German unification13%with a folk celebration of harvestwith a folk celebration of harvest31%celebration of the first beer of a seasoncelebration of the first beer of a season28%Created by: Bob Stanley. Statistics based on 5047 answers in 5 languages »festivals riddles » Who was "the father of the German economic miracle"? (German: Wirtschaftswunder)Ludwig Erhard. The term Wirtschaftswunder describes the rapid reconstruction and development of the economies of West Germany and Austria after World War II. The key figure during that time was the Minister of Economics, Ludwig Erhard who went down in history as the "father of the German economic miracle." very hard 27% Willy BrandtWilly Brandt13%Ludwig ErhardLudwig Erhard27%Konrad AdenauerKonrad Adenauer39%Helmut KohlHelmut Kohl19%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 165 answers in 3 languages »economy riddles » How was the Berlin Wall officially called in the German Democratic Republic?Anti-fascist Protection Rampart. The name implied that West Germany had not been fully de-Nazified. Before the Wall's erection, 3.5 million East Germans defected from the GDR. Between 1961 and 1989, the wall prevented almost all such emigration.very hard 30% Anti-fascist Protection RampartAnti-fascist Protection Rampart30%Atomic Safety WallAtomic Safety Wall8%Wall of PeaceWall of Peace49%Counterintelligence Fortified ZoneCounterintelligence Fortified Zone11%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 8512 answers in 5 languages »Berlin riddles » What does Borussia mean in the name of the Borussia Dortmund club? (this is not a word in German)Prussia. The name Borussia comes from Latin and means Prussia.very hard 30% BavariaBavaria19%PrussiaPrussia30%BelarusBelarus11%RhinelandRhineland37%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 3135 answers in 2 languages »Latin riddles » How many German states existed in 1950?3. 1949 ended strict occupation of Germany by WWII allies. The following states formed: Federal Republic of Germany of British, French and American occupation zones, German Democratic Republic in Soviet occupation zone, and Saar Protectorate administered by French Republic. The least one even participated in 1952 Olympic games of Helsinki despite presence of united German East/West team.very hard 32% 117%2251%3332%448%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 3845 answers in 3 languages »history riddles » How many Muslims are living in Germany?2,6-5%. There are 2.1 to 4 million Muslims in Germany. A large discrepancy between the above data results from the fact that, as research has shown, even half of the 4.2 million people from the Muslim world are non-believers. It is certain, however, that 1.1 million of them have German citizenship. (The photo shows the Şehitlik Mosque in Berlin)very hard 32% 1-2,5%1-2,5%7%2,6-5%2,6-5%32%5,1-7,5%5,1-7,5%31%7,6-10%7,6-10%28%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 3644 answers in 3 languages »Islam riddles » Where was Haribo confectionery company founded?In Bonn. Haribo is a German confectionery company, founded in 1920 in Bonn by Johannes "Hans" Riegel, Sr. The company name is the abbreviation of "HAns RIegel BOnn"very hard 34% in Berlinin Berlin18%in Bonnin Bonn34%in Münsterin Münster27%in Frankfurtin Frankfurt19%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 3765 answers in 3 languages »sweets riddles » How did Karl Dönitz die? (1943-1945 Kriegsmarine Commander of Nazi Germany)Of a heart attack. Karl Dönitz was the Commander-in-Chief of the Navy and briefly succeeded Adolf Hitler as the head of state of Germany. At the Nuremberg trials, he was convicted of war crimes and sentenced to ten years' imprisonment. After his release, he lived quietly in a village near Hamburg until his death of a heart attack in 1980.very hard 34% of a heart attackof a heart attack34%he poisoned himselfhe poisoned himself18%he shot himselfhe shot himself25%he was hangedhe was hanged21%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 6435 answers in 3 languages »Nazi riddles » Play Germany quiz and see all the questions.