Brazil questions This is a list of recently added questions about Brazil. Play Brazil quiz and see all the questions. What is the largest city in Brazil?São Paulo. The four largest cities in Brazil are São Paulo (11.9 million), Rio de Janeiro (6.5 million), Salvador, Bahia (2.9 million) and Brasília (2.9 million).Created by: globalquiz.orghard 58% São PauloSão Paulo159Salvador, BahiaSalvador, Bahia2Rio de JaneiroRio de Janeiro90BrasíliaBrasília23South America riddles » Which country is Espirito Santo a part of?Brazil. Espírito Santo is a state on the coast of Brazil, famous for its sandy beaches. It is the Brazil's largest producer of petroleum. Created by: globalquiz.orghard 55% CubaCuba154IsraelIsrael27SpainSpain127BrazilBrazil381geography riddles » Which country borders Brazil and Germany?France. French Guiana borders Brazil and is a part of France (and the European Union).Created by: globalquiz.orghard 55% ArgentinaArgentina218FranceFrance631NetherlandsNetherlands219BelgiumBelgium60Western Europe riddles » Which country borders Brazil and Panama?Colombia borders Panama, Venezuela, Brazil, Ecuador and Peru.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 46% EcuadorEcuador129VenezuelaVenezuela243ColombiaColombia389NicaraguaNicaragua75Colombia riddles » If you sailed along the line of latitude east from Rio de Janeiro in Brazil, which country would you hit first?Namibia. If you sail on a ship exactly from Rio and follow the line of latitude to the east, first of all you would hit the coast of Namibia.Created by: Rafahard 52% AustraliaAustralia759AngolaAngola1042NamibiaNamibia2999South AfricaSouth Africa953country names riddles » Which large river flows through Rio de Janeiro? ("rio" is Portuguese for "river")None. Portuguese were the Europeans who encountered Guanabara Bay on January 1,1502. They took it for a large river, which they named "Rio de Janeiro" ("January River"). Later it was discovered, that the presumed river was in fact a gulf, but the name remained.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 47% JaneiroJaneiro3093La PlataLa Plata1739CorcovadoCorcovado623NoneNone4950Age of Discovery riddles » What sport is that?Footvolley was created in in Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana Beach as a means for football players to be able to touch the ball without violating the formal football ban in 1965. Essentially footvolley is beach volleyball except players are not allowed to use their hands and a football replaces the volleyball. The game is similar to (and often confused with) futnet, a game with similar rules played on a tennis court.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 74% volleyballvolleyball575footvolleyfootvolley4416futnetfutnet313softballsoftball661sport riddles » Who was the first European navigator to reach Brazil?Pedro Álvares Cabral. On 15 February 1500, Cabral was appointed a commander of a fleet sailing for India. he fleet crossed the Equator on 9 April, and sailed westward as far as possible from the African continent in what was known as the volta do mar (literally "turn of the sea") navigational technique. They landed in a land they took for an unknown island and named Ilha de Vera Cruz (Island of the True Cross), which in fact was Brazil.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 31% Christopher ColumbusChristopher Columbus499Bartolomeu DiasBartolomeu Dias1086Pedro Álvares CabralPedro Álvares Cabral1274Amerigo VespucciAmerigo Vespucci1178history of South America riddles » What do harpy eagles mainly eat?Sloths. Research conducted in a nesting site in Brazil concluded that the harpy's prey basis was composed in 79% by sloths. In a similar research venture in Panama, 53% of captures were sloths.Created by: José Álvarezhard 41% birdsbirds572rodentsrodents1953slothssloths2412fishfish902birds of prey riddles » Where are favelas?Nn Brazil. A favela is a slum in Brazil. The original favela was built in 1897 on the Morro da Providência in Rio de Janeiro by the families of soldiers returning from the war against the settlers of Canudos. Their formations were disbanded and soldiers were left with no work and place to live. Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 79% nn Brazilnn Brazil10264in South Africain South Africa759in Philippinesin Philippines907in Cubain Cuba999geography of Brazil riddles » Play Brazil quiz and see all the questions.