Culture questions This is a list of recently added questions about culture. Play culture quiz and see all the questions. In which European country over 10% of citizens are active-duty soldiers?In Vatican. Currently Vatican Swiss-Guard has 110 soldiers. Vatican has somewhat less than thousand citizens. Created by: m2ichisarmy riddles »hard 45% in Albania in Albania 717in Belarus in Belarus 644in Greecein Greece591in Vaticanin Vatican1604 What is the meaning of two pillars visible on the Spanish flag?Pillars of Hercules are rocks which are at the west flank of Mediterranean Sea: Rock of Gibraltar at the European side and Mount Moses ("Jebel Musa") at the African side. Colours of flag are not officially explained. Colloquially it is claimed that their meaning is: red - blood of toreador, and yellow - the sand of the arena.Created by: Inesflags riddles »hard 41% Pillars of HerculesPillars of Hercules2273Faith and WorkFaith and Work509Government and NationGovernment and Nation656King and ChurchKing and Church2082 How many times a day do Muslims pray?5. According to the Quran Allah initially required Muhammad to pray fifty times a day. But Muhammad persuaded Allah to reduce this to five times a day - which counts as fifty if done.Created by: NeterinIslam riddles »easy 79% 1010169551871332981130 What is the Greek name for amber?Elektron. Words like "electricity" come directly from the name of amber. Already the ancient Greeks noticed that this stone has a certain mysterious property: when rubbed with fur, it begins to attract particles of dust...Created by: Marta_Smolarekgemstones riddles »hard 43% particlonparticlon584elektronelektron2077amberionamberion1284atomiosatomios781 How many paintings did Vincent van Gogh sell?1. During whole his life, Vincent van Gogh sold only one painting, moreover to his brother: "The Red Vineyards near Arles" for 400 francs.Created by: Marta_Smolarekpainters riddles »average 64% Over 1000Over 1000565About 100About 100787771111114461 Maria Skłodowska-Curie was committed to her job. Did she have any children?Her daughter was awarded the Nobel Prize. Her first daughter, Irene, decided to follow her mother's life path and received the Nobel Prize in chemistry in 1935. Her second daughter, Eva, a writer and politician, was known as the "First Lady of UNICEF". She was also nominated for the Pulitzer Prize in 1944.Created by: naypaxscientists riddles »hard 57% She didn't want to and thus didn't have children.She didn't want to and thus didn't have children.2110She was sterile as a result of the radiation.She was sterile as a result of the radiation.1698Her daughter was awarded the Nobel Prize.Her daughter was awarded the Nobel Prize.8256Her sole daughter died at the age of 2.Her sole daughter died at the age of 2.2178 Which of the following is the symbol seen on the Argentinian flag?Inti, the Inca God. The Mayan Sun that can be seen on the flag of Argentina and Uruguay is, in fact, the image of Inti - the Inca God. It is also the symbol of the May Revolution which led to Argentina becoming a sovereign country.Created by: naypaxArgentina riddles »hard 52% Inti, the Inca GodInti, the Inca God4706El Dorado, the City of GoldEl Dorado, the City of Gold1670St. ManuelSt. Manuel533none are correctnone are correct2124 Which UN operation is considered to be the greatest failure of this organization?In 1994 in Rwanda. Slaughter of 1 million Tutsi took place in front of the peacekeeping forces, but the UN Security Council banned any intervention. Despite the dramatic appeals by UN units, their requests to authorize protection of civilians have been rejected.Created by: NymUnited Nations riddles »hard 59% In 1953 in KoreaIn 1953 in Korea978In 1964 in TurkeyIn 1964 in Turkey337In 1993 in SomaliaIn 1993 in Somalia2304In 1994 in RwandaIn 1994 in Rwanda5395 Which major religion is the youngest?Islam. The largest Abrahamic religions in chronological order of founding are Judaism (1st-2nd millennium BC), Christianity (1st century AD) and Islam (7th century AD). Buddhism was created sometime between the 6th and 4th centuries BCE.Created by: globalquiz.orgreligions riddles »hard 59% ChristianityChristianity438JudaismJudaism301IslamIslam1791BuddhismBuddhism479 In which country third-gender people are a part of traditional culture?Samoa. Fa'afafine are a commonly well-accepted third-gender people of Samoa. They are male at birth, and explicitly embody both masculine and feminine gender traits. In Samoa, there is very seldom ridicule or displeasure towards a biologically male child who states that they are a girl. Created by: globalquiz.orgOceania riddles »hard 50% HaitiHaiti593SamoaSamoa2258KiribatiKiribati853FijiFiji777 Play culture quiz and see all the questions.