Deserts questions This is a list of recently added questions about deserts. Play deserts quiz and see all the questions. What is inside the camel's hump?Fat. Camels can live without water many days. They don`t sweating, don`t loosing water in excrements. Camels drinkig seldom but they can drink 100 liters in 10 minutes. Created by: Hanna Kaminskabiology riddles »average 67% waterwater530mineralsminerals104fatfat1477sweat glandssweat glands86 In which country is Berber the official language?In Morocco. The Berber language is ancient and has 2200 years of written tradition. In 2011 Berber became a constitutionally official language of Morocco, after years of persecution (under the policy of Arabization). There is a movement among speakers of the closely related varieties of Northern Berber to unite them under a standard language.Created by: globalquiz.orgdeserts of North Africa riddles »very hard 32% nowherenowhere1358in North Sudanin North Sudan946in Western Saharain Western Sahara1329in Moroccoin Morocco1786 Which desert has this famous "eye"?Sahara. The Richat Structure in Mauritania, also known as the Eye of the Sahara, was interpreted as an asteroid impact structure, but no evidence for shock metamorphism has been found. Today scientists believe that it is a huge (40 km in diameter) and deeply eroded geologic dome.Created by: globalquiz.orgdeserts of Africa riddles »very hard 26% NamibNamib1069GobiGobi1685SaharaSahara1501MojaveMojave1351 Where is Dubai?In the United Arab Emirates. The emirate of Dubai is one of the seven emirates that make up the country. It is not the national capital (Abu Dhabi is), but a major Middle East commerce hub. Dubai lies directly within the Arabian Desert and has no natural river bodies or oases.Created by: globalquiz.orgMiddle East riddles »easy 73% in Saudi Arabiain Saudi Arabia2365in the United Arab Emiratesin the United Arab Emirates9825in Qatarin Qatar793in Kuwaitin Kuwait411 Which border is that?Between the USA and Mexico. The fence on the US-Mexican border can be adjusted to remain on top of the ever shifting sand dunes. It is a special construction of narrow, 15 feet tall elements, that are movable vertically.Created by: globalquiz.orgborders riddles »average 62% between the USA and Mexicobetween the USA and Mexico8476between Iraq and Kuwaitbetween Iraq and Kuwait2177between Israel and Syriabetween Israel and Syria2272between China and Russiabetween China and Russia628 Where are such formations usually found?In deserts. Desert rose is the colloquial name given to rosette formations of crystal clusters of gypsum or baryte which contain abundant included sand grains. Desert roses occur when the crystals form in arid sandy conditions, such as the evaporation of a shallow salt basin.Created by: Carlos Saltominerals riddles »easy 74% in cavesin caves1093in coal minesin coal mines421in desertsin deserts9921in extinct volcanoesin extinct volcanoes1898 What is the world's second largest non-polar desert?Arabian Desert. The Arabian Desert is twice as large as the Gobi, and four times larger than Great Victoria and Kalahari. It occupies most of the Arabian Peninsula.Created by: globalquiz.orgSaudi Arabia riddles »very hard 26% Gobi DesertGobi Desert1655Arabian DesertArabian Desert976Great Victoria DesertGreat Victoria Desert267Kalahari DesertKalahari Desert808 Why is White Sands Desert in New Mexico so purely white?It is gypsum. White Sands, having 442 total square kilometers of dune fields, is the world's largest surface deposit of gypsum. Unlike other desert sands, it is cool to the touch, due to the high rate of evaporation of surface moisture and the fact that the sands reflect, rather than absorb, the sun's rays.Created by: Debbie Foxsoil riddles »very hard 31% it is gypsumit is gypsum3208it is very fine grained sandit is very fine grained sand1042it iswhite quartzit iswhite quartz3579it is an optical illusionit is an optical illusion2253 In which country is Petra?Jordan. Petra is famous for its rock-cut architecture. Established in 312 BC as the capital city of the Nabataeans, it is a and symbol and most-visited tourist attraction of Jordan. Petra declined rapidly under Roman rule, in large part from the revision of sea-based trade routes. In 363 an earthquake destroyed many buildings. The site remained unknown to the Western world until 1812.Created by: Park Youn-jootourist attractions riddles »average 65% IsraelIsrael946Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia778JordanJordan5298SyriaSyria1058 What is the name of this distinctive sandy desert north to Tibet?Taklamakan is the world's second largest shifting sand desert with about 85% made up of shifting sand dunes. Because it lies in the rain shadow of the Himalayas, Taklamakan is a paradigmatic cold desert climate. During the 2008 Chinese winter storms episode, the Taklamakan was reported to be covered for the first time in its entirety with a thin layer of snow reaching 4 centimeters (1.6 in).Created by: globalquiz.orggeography of China riddles »very hard 31% KarakumKarakum1249Tian ShanTian Shan883TaklamakanTaklamakan2576GobiGobi3373 Play deserts quiz and see all the questions.