The most difficult Romania riddles A list of Romania related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Europe quiz In which European country does the most common surname come from the word for "priest"?In Romania. Such an occupational surname could have been passed to following generations only in areas dominated by the Orthodox church, where priests are allowed to marry and have children. Popescu is the most common surname in Romania.very hard 36% in Portugalin Portugal40%in Polandin Poland11%in Icelandin Iceland10%in Romaniain Romania36%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 15239 answers in 2 languages »surnames riddles » This is the the tallest rock relief in Europe. Whose face is it?Decebalus, the last king of Dacia. The rock sculpture of Decebalus is a 42.9 m in height carving in rock on a rocky outcrop on the river Danube. It was commissioned by Romanian businessman Iosif Constantin Drăgan and it took 10 years, from 1994 to 2004, for twelve sculptors to finish it. The carving was placed opposite an ancient memorial plaque, known as the Tabula Traiana, which commemorates the final defeat of Decebalus by Trajan in 105.hard 42% Heraclitus of Ephesus, Greek philosopherHeraclitus of Ephesus, Greek philosopher29%Marcus Aurelius, Roman emperorMarcus Aurelius, Roman emperor16%Decebalus, the last king of DaciaDecebalus, the last king of Dacia42%William Marshal, medieval knightWilliam Marshal, medieval knight12%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 775 answers in 2 languages »tourist attractions riddles » The flag of which country is almost identical like the one of Romania?Czad. The similarity with Chad's flag, which differs only in having a darker shade of blue (indigo rather than cobalt), has caused international discussion. In 2004, Chad asked the United Nations to examine the issue, but then-president of Romania Ion Iliescu announced no change would occur to the flag.hard 50% CzadCzad50%GabonGabon18%LiberiaLiberia17%MauritaniaMauritania14%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 235 answers in 2 languages »world riddles » Vlad III, Prince of Wallachia (1431–1476) known as Dracula, was posthumously dubbed Vlad the Impaler. Who were his victims?Turks. For most of his life, Vlad fought the Ottomans, who considered Wallachia as part of their empire. According to (most likely exaggerated) popular story, in 1462 Mehmed II retreated with his army after being sickened by the sight of 20,000 impaled corpses outside the Vlad's capital of Târgoviște.hard 53% Christian missionariesChristian missionaries10%TurksTurks53%virginsvirgins24%HungariansHungarians10%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 14245 answers in 2 languages »Ottoman Empire riddles » Which language is a romance language (which descended from vulgar Latin)? Romanian. The Roman Empire withdrew from Dacia in AD 271-5, leaving it to the Goths. The history of the language between the 3rd century and the 10th century, when the area came under the influence of the Byzantine Empire, is unknown. hard 59% GreekGreek22%RomanianRomanian59%HungarianHungarian9%CroatianCroatian8%Created by: Hitter smasher. Statistics based on 20455 answers in 2 languages »Mediterranean riddles » Which of those countries doesn't border Romania?Bosnia and Herzegovina. Romania borders five countries: Bulgaria, Ukraine, Hungary, Serbia, and Moldova.average 65% SerbiaSerbia14%UkraineUkraine14%BulgariaBulgaria5%Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia and Herzegovina65%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 1339 answers in 2 languages »borders riddles » Which European capital was hit by a major earthquake in 1977?Bucharest. At 21:22, on the evening of March 4, 1977, Bucharest was hit by an earthquake measuring a whopping 7.3 on the Richter scale. The city center suffered significant damage and many historic buildings were destroyed. The earthquake killed about 1,578 people in Romania (1,424 in Bucharest), and wounded more than 11,300.easy 78% BucharestBucharest78%ViennaVienna11%PraguePrague7%WarsawWarsaw2%Created by: Monica Stiller. Statistics based on 9228 answers in 5 languages »natural disasters riddles » Where is Transylvania?In Romania. Transylvania is often associated with vampires due to Bram Stoker's novel Dracula and its film adaptations. Some aspects of Count Dracula fictional character have been inspired by the 15th century prince Vlad III the Impaler.very easy 85% in Russiain Russia3%in Romaniain Romania85%in Austriain Austria6%in Australiain Australia4%Created by: Monica Stiller. Statistics based on 20878 answers in 2 languages »vampires riddles » Play Europe quiz and see all the questions.