10 most difficult the United Kingdom riddles A list of ten (out of 23) the United Kingdom related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly The United Kingdom quiz What is the name of the first Viking who became the King of England?Sweyn Forkbeard the King of Dennmark and Norway in 1013 after many tries finally has conquered British soil and announced himself as the King of England. Another Vikings that became the King of England were his son Cnut and William the Conqueror.very hard 16% Sweyn ForkbeardSweyn Forkbeard16%Ragnar LothbrokRagnar Lothbrok20%Cnut the GreatCnut the Great14%William the ConquerorWilliam the Conqueror48%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 523 answers in 3 languages »Vikings riddles » What is the name of the longest river in Great Britain?Severn. The River Sever is a river in the United Kingdom. At about 220 miles (354 km), it is usually considered to be the longest in the UK. It rises at an altitude of 2,001 feet (610 m) on Plynlimon, close to the Ceredigion, in the Cambrian Mountains of mid Wales. very hard 20% AvonAvon11%SevernSevern20%TrentTrent8%ThamesThames60%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 1065 answers in 2 languages »United Kingdom riddles » What is that helmet called?Sutton Hoo helmet. The Sutton Hoo helmet is a decorated Anglo-Saxon helmet discovered during the 1939 excavation of the Sutton Hoo ship burial. It was buried around 625 and is widely believed to have been the helmet of King Rædwald of East Anglia, and its elaborate decoration may have given it a secondary function akin to a crown. It is one of the most important Anglo-Saxon artefacts ever found.very hard 29% Sutton Hoo helmetSutton Hoo helmet29%Corinthian helmetCorinthian helmet16%Norman Conical helmetNorman Conical helmet22%Alexander the Great's helmetAlexander the Great's helmet30%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 3198 answers in 3 languages »Middle Ages riddles » What is the title of the national epic poem of England?Beowulf is an Old English epic poem consisting of 3,182 alliterative lines. It may be the oldest surviving long poem in Old English and is commonly cited as one of the most important works of Old English literature.very hard 36% The Song of RolandThe Song of Roland38%BeowulfBeowulf36%KalevalaKalevala9%Kings splendorKings splendor15%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 3211 answers in 3 languages »literature riddles » Where did the famous beer flood happen?London. The London Beer Flood happened on 17 October 1814 in London. A huge vat containing over 610,000 litres of beer ruptured, causing other vats in the same building to succumb in a domino effect. As a result, more than 1,470,000 litres of beer burst out and gushed into the streets, killing couple of people in the process.hard 42% MunichMunich27%ManchesterManchester24%LondonLondon42%BrusselsBrussels5%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 1566 answers in 3 languages »beer riddles » Which vehicle isn't a tank destroyer?Panzerkampfwagen V Panther. The Panzerkampfwagen V Panther was a German medium tank deployed during World War II. The others were tank destroyers.hard 46% Panzerkampfwagen V PantherPanzerkampfwagen V Panther46%JagdpantherJagdpanther10%ArcherArcher24%M18 HellcatM18 Hellcat18%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 2657 answers in 3 languages »USSR riddles » Who won the Battle of Hastings fought on 14 October 1066?Normans. The Battle of Hastings was fought on 14 October 1066 between the Norman-French army of William, the Duke of Normandy, and an English army under the Anglo-Saxon King Harold Godwinson, beginning the Norman conquest of England.hard 48% CeltsCelts15%Anglo-SaxonsAnglo-Saxons23%NormansNormans48%FranksFranks12%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 7052 answers in 3 languages »history of England riddles » What vegetable is the national emblem of Wales?Leek. The leek is the national emblem of Wales. According to legend the patron saint of Wales, Saint David, ordered his Welsh soldiers to identify themselves by wearing the leek on their helmets in an ancient battle against the Saxons that took place in a leek field.hard 49% cabbagecabbage22%roserose18%leekleek49%tomatotomato10%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 5352 answers in 3 languages »symbols riddles » Which player scored the most goals in Premier League history?Alan Shearer scored 260 goals in Premier League history in 440 games. On average, scoring a goal every 141 minutes. Second Wayne Rooney scored 198 goals.hard 50% Wayne RooneyWayne Rooney24%Alan ShearerAlan Shearer50%Thierry HenryThierry Henry14%Robbie FowlerRobbie Fowler10%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 1769 answers in 3 languages »England riddles » What are the ingredients of Earl Gray tea?Tea leaves and bergamot oil. The blend was named in honor of Count Charles Gray, who reportedly received it as a gift from the Hindu Rajah or Chinese Mandarin. The bergamot oil is added to the tea after the entire fermentation and drying process is completed, before packing.hard 53% Paraguay hollyParaguay holly6%Tea leaves and bergamot oilTea leaves and bergamot oil53%RooibosRooibos14%Only teal leavesOnly teal leaves26%Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowska. Statistics based on 12749 answers in 5 languages »cuisine riddles » Play the United Kingdom quiz and see all the questions.