10 most difficult Greece riddles A list of ten (out of 56) Greece related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Greece quiz Where is this monastery?Meteora, Greece. This is the monastery "Megalo Meteoro" (Metamorfosi tou sotiros) in Greecevery hard 23% Meteora, GreeceMeteora, Greece23%Mount Athos, GreeceMount Athos, Greece34%Patmos, GreecePatmos, Greece17%Cappadocia, TurkeyCappadocia, Turkey24%Created by: kioufe. Statistics based on 191 answers in 3 languages »religion riddles » According to the Greek mythology, how many rivers were found in Hades?Five. In Greek mythology, Styx is a deity and a river that formed the boundary between Earth and the Underworld (the domain often called Hades, which also is the name of its ruler). There are five rivers in Hades: Styx, Phlegethon, Acheron, Lethe, and Cocytus. All these rivers converge at the center of the underworld on a great marsh, which sometimes, also is called the Styx.very hard 25% oneone41%twotwo16%fivefive25%sevenseven17%Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczyk. Statistics based on 3401 answers in 3 languages »literature riddles » What was the most important Athenian holiday, held every four years?Panathenaia . The Panathenaic Games were held every four years in Athens in Ancient Greece from 566 BC to the 3rd century AD These Games incorporated religious festival, ceremony (including prize-giving), athletic competitions, and cultural events hosted within a stadium.very hard 26% Dionysia Dionysia 27%OlympiadOlympiad41%LenaiaLenaia5%Panathenaia Panathenaia 26%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 333 answers in 3 languages »Athens riddles » Which part of Greece was never conquered by the Turks?Corfu is the second largest of the Ionian Islands, west of Greek Peninsula. It was long controlled by Venice, which repulsed several Turkish sieges, before falling under British rule following the Napoleonic Wars. Corfu was eventually ceded by the British Empire and unified with the modern Greece in 1864.very hard 29% RhodesRhodes17%CorfuCorfu29%SpartaSparta19%There was no such landThere was no such land34%Created by: Sumit Tamang. Statistics based on 8025 answers in 5 languages »islands of Greece riddles » What is the second largest Greek island? (after Crete)Euboea, with 3670 km2 (1417 sq.m.) is more than twice as large as the third largest island, Lesbos. Euboea is separated from mainland by just 40 m wide Euripus Strait. A bridge over the strait was first constructed in the twenty-first year of the Peloponnesian War (410 BC).very hard 29% RhodesRhodes52%EuboeaEuboea29%LesbosLesbos8%PelopponesePelopponese10%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8195 answers in 3 languages »geography of Greece riddles » Who was the muse of lyric poetry in Greek mythology?Euterpe was one of the Muses, the daughters of Mnemosyne, fathered by Zeus. When poets assigned roles to each of the Muses, she was the muse of music. In late Classical times she was named muse of lyric poetry and depicted holding a flute. A few say she invented the aulos or double-flute, though most mythographers credit Marsyas with its invention.very hard 29% EratoErato31%ClioClio15%EuterpeEuterpe29%CalliopeCalliope23%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 211 answers in 3 languages »Greek mythology riddles » Which Greek island was the main filming location of the 2008 film Mamma Mia!?Skopelos. Most of the outdoor scenes were filmed on location at the small Greek island of Skopelos, and the seaside hamlet of Damouchari in the Pelion area of Greece. Kastani beach on the south west coast was the film's main location site. The producers built a beach bar and jetty along the beach, but removed both set pieces after production wrapped.very hard 35% SantoriniSantorini34%SkyrosSkyros16%SkopelosSkopelos35%SkiathosSkiathos13%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 379 answers in 3 languages »actors riddles » Which of the architectural orders was developed last?Corinthian. The Corinthian order is the last developed of the three principal classical orders of ancient Greek and Roman architecture. It is the most ornate of the orders. Its style is characterized by slender fluted columns and elaborate capitals decorated with acanthus leaves and scrolls. The oldest known example of a Corinthian column is in the Temple of Apollo Epicurius at Bassae in Arcadia, c. 450–420 BC.very hard 35% DoricDoric17%CorinthianCorinthian35%IonicIonic21%TuscanTuscan25%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 357 answers in 3 languages »monuments riddles » Which ancient historian wrote the History of the Peloponnesian War?Thucydides. As the title suggests, the work is a historical account of the Peloponnesian War. It was written by Thucydides, an Athenian historian who also happened to serve as an Athenian general during the war. His account of the conflict is widely considered to be a classic, and regarded as one of the earliest scholarly works of history.very hard 36% TacitusTacitus10%HerodotusHerodotus31%XenophonXenophon20%ThucydidesThucydides36%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 285 answers in 3 languages »antiquity riddles » This famous ancient building is known as...Treasury of Atreus. The Treasury of Atreus or Tomb of Agamemnon is a large "tholos" tomb on the Panagitsa Hill at Mycenae, Greece, constructed during the Bronze Age around 1250 BC. The lintel stone above the doorway weighs 120 tons, with approximate dimensions 8.3 x 5.2 x 1.2m. The tomb has probably no relationship with either Atreus or Agamemnon, as archaeologists believe that the sovereign buried there ruled at an earlier date than the two.very hard 37% Tomb of MinosTomb of Minos29%Tomb of ClytemnestraTomb of Clytemnestra13%Lion GateLion Gate18%Treasury of AtreusTreasury of Atreus37%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 472 answers in 3 languages »ancient Greece riddles » Play Greece quiz and see all the questions.