10 most difficult Switzerland riddles A list of ten (out of 21) Switzerland related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Switzerland quiz The USA was formed by 13 colonies. How many Swiss cantons established the Confederation?3. The eldest free Swiss cantons were Schwyz (that gave its name to the whole nation), Uri and Unterwalden. In 1291 they signed an eternal union – Federal Charter of 1291.very hard 25% 3325%6629%131320%262624%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 2163 answers in 2 languages »history of Europe riddles » The highest peak of Switzerland is also the second-highest moutain in the Alps. What is it?Dufourspitze. The Dufourspitze (4634 m above sea level) is the highest peak of Monte Rosa, a huge ice-covered mountain massif in the Alps. Dufourspitze is the highest mountain peak of both Switzerland and the Pennine Alps and is also the second-highest mountain of the Alps and Europe outside the Caucasus. It is located between Switzerland and Italy.very hard 30% ZumsteinspitzeZumsteinspitze18%DufourspitzeDufourspitze30%MatterhornMatterhorn40%EigerEiger9%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 213 answers in 2 languages »Alps riddles » How many tunnels and bridges are on the road of the Glacier Express in the Swiss Alps?91 tunnels and 291 bridges. The Glacier Express is an express train connecting railway stations of the two major mountain resorts of St. Moritz and Zermatt in the Swiss Alps. The train has the status as "the slowest express train in the world", covering 291 km or 181 mi, 91 tunnels, and over 291 bridges. .very hard 32% 91 tunnels and 291 bridges91 tunnels and 291 bridges32%9 tunnels and 152 bridges9 tunnels and 152 bridges12%15 tunnels and 48 bridges15 tunnels and 48 bridges27%121 tunnels and 86 bridges121 tunnels and 86 bridges27%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 496 answers in 3 languages »buildings riddles » The Swiss organization "Dignitas" helps with ...Assisted suicide. In Switzerland, assisted suicide is legal in case of terminally ill patients. As of August 2015, approximately 300 British citizens had travelled to Switzerland from the UK to die at one of Dignitas' rented apartments in Zürich. very hard 33% Care of the terminally illCare of the terminally ill24%Asylum to people sought by INTERPOLAsylum to people sought by INTERPOL17%Research on endangered animal speciesResearch on endangered animal species24%Assisted suicideAssisted suicide33%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 425 answers in 3 languages »medicine riddles » Where is the longest stairway in the world?In Switzerland. The longest stairway in the world runs along the tracks of Niesen funicular near Bern, Switzerland. The stairway is 11,674 steps long. Built in 1907, it is currently closed to the public (with the exception of Niesen Stairway-Run event organized every year in June). very hard 37% in Chinain China33%In JapanIn Japan20%In SwitzerlandIn Switzerland37%In NorwayIn Norway8%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 710 answers in 2 languages »architecture riddles » What is the motto of Switzerland?One for all, all for one. " Unus pro omnibus , omnes pro uno " This is the Latin version of the mottos of Switzerlandvery hard 39% Honor and HomelandHonor and Homeland4%Equality and DemocracyEquality and Democracy25%One for all, all for oneOne for all, all for one39%Freedom and UnityFreedom and Unity31%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 500 answers in 3 languages » What is the name of this mountain?Matterhorn. Sometimes referred to as the Mountain of Mountains, the Matterhorn has become an iconic emblem of the Swiss Alps and of the Alps in general. Since the end of the 19th century, when railways were built in the area, the mountain has attracted increasing numbers of visitors and climbers. Each year, numerous mountaineers try to climb the Matterhorn.hard 41% K-2K-232%MatterhornMatterhorn41%Pik PobiedyPik Pobiedy6%Mount McKinleyMount McKinley18%Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowska. Statistics based on 8836 answers in 2 languages »alpinism riddles » Which river flows through Bern (the capital of Switzerland)?Aare. The Aare rises in the great Aargletschers (Aare Glaciers) of the Bernese Alps. Flows through the city of Bern, passing beneath eighteen bridges and around the steeply-flanked peninsula on which the Old City of Berne is located.hard 42% AreAre10%AareAare42%RhoneRhone20%RhineRhine25%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 977 answers in 2 languages »rivers riddles » Where in Switzerland is located Museum of Polish History?In Rapperswil. Polish History Museum was formed in 1870 in the beautifully situated castle from the thirteenth century on Lake Zurich, the initiative of Count Wladyslawa Platerhard 44% in Luzernin Luzern14%in Baselin Basel20%in Rapperswilin Rapperswil44%in Genevin Genev20%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 932 answers in 3 languages »Poland riddles » What is the longest and deepest tunnel in the world?Gotthard-Basistunnel (Switzerland-Italy). Tunnel da basa dal Son Gottard) is a railway tunnel through the Alps in Switzerland. With a route length of 57.09 km (35.5 mi),it is the world's longest and deepest traffic tunnel and the first flat, low-level route through the Alps. hard 44% Eurotunnel (English Channel)Eurotunnel (English Channel)21%Lötschberg (Switzerland - Germany)Lötschberg (Switzerland - Germany)12%Seikan (Hokkaido-Honshu Island)Seikan (Hokkaido-Honshu Island)20%Gotthard-Basistunnel (Switzerland-Italy)Gotthard-Basistunnel (Switzerland-Italy)44%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 877 answers in 3 languages »geography riddles » Play Switzerland quiz and see all the questions.