Geography of Russia questions This is a list of recently added questions about geography of Russia. What is the largest affluent of the Baltic Sea in terms of mean discharge?Neva. Vistula is the longest of Baltic Sea affluents, but its mean discharge of 1080 m3/s is less than half of Neva (2500 m3/s). Other major Baltic Sea affluents are Daugawa nad Neman (both 678 m3/s).Created by: globalquiz.orgBaltic Sea riddles »very hard 25% VistulaVistula1153NevaNeva631DaugavaDaugava224NemanNeman500 What is the second most widely spoken language in Russia?Tatar. There are about 6 million speakers of Tatar in Russia, mostly in Russian Republic of Tatarstan, where it is the official language along with Russian. The language is used by Volga Tatars, not to be confused with Crimean Tatar Language, to which it is related but with which it is not readily mutually intelligible.Created by: globalquiz.orgpeoples riddles »hard 46% UkrainianUkrainian2383ChechenChechen1323TatarTatar3851ChuvashChuvash693 In which country is Jewish Autonomous Region?Russia. The Jewish Autonomous Oblast is a federal subject of Russia in the Russian Far East, bordering China. Soviet authorities established it in 1934 as the result of Stalin's nationality policy. The Jewish population peaked in 1948 at around 30,000, about one-quarter of the region's population. Today only about 4,000 Jews remain in the region - but it is still oficially named as Jewish.Created by: globalquiz.orgJudaism riddles »hard 48% FranceFrance1269SyriaSyria1306RussiaRussia3737CanadaCanada1429 Which country has the largest forested area? (by total size)Russia is by far the largest country in the world, and 45% of its area is forested. That gives almost twice as large forested area as in Brazil.Created by: globalquiz.orggeography of Brazil riddles »hard 55% BrazilBrazil2748CanadaCanada3642RussiaRussia9065CongoCongo774 This double peaked volcano is the highest mountain of a certain country. Which one?Russia. Two characteristic peaks of Mt Elbrus have two volcano craters. The eastern peak has an enormous crater 250m in diameter. Created by: MarcusXalpinism riddles »hard 46% IndonesiaIndonesia2337RussiaRussia5844ArgentinaArgentina2762AustriaAustria1571 Where are Kuril Islands?At point 4. All of the islands are under the Russian jurisdiction, but Japan claims the two southernmost large islands (Iturup and Kunashir) as part of its territory, as well as Shikotan and the Habomai islets, which has led to the ongoing Kuril Islands dispute.Created by: brainygeography of Japan riddles »average 67% at point 1at point 11541at point 2at point 21941at point 3at point 31665at point 4at point 410589 At this photo, you can see the impressive delta of the largest inflow of Caspian Sea. What's the river name?Volga. The Volga Delta has grown significantly in the past century because of changes in the level of the Caspian Sea. In 1880, the delta had an area of 3,222 km². Today the Volga Delta covers an area of 27,224 km² and is approximately 160 km across.Created by: globalquiz.orgsatellite images riddles »average 69% VolgaVolga10450UralUral1503DnieperDnieper1991Amu DaryaAmu Darya1033 Which lake is the oldest in the world?Lake Baikal is the deepest and the oldest lake, at least 25 million years old. It was formed as an ancient rift valley. Due its age, size and isolation, it hosts about 1000 endemic species of plants and animals (which can be found nowhere else in the world).Created by: globalquiz.orglakes riddles »hard 58% Caspian SeaCaspian Sea3325Lake SuperiorLake Superior1097Lake VictoriaLake Victoria2064Lake BaikalLake Baikal9137 The Volga is the longest river in Europe. To which sea does Volga discharge?Caspian Sea. The Volga is the largest river in Europe in terms of length, discharge, and watershed. The river has a symbolic meaning in Russian culture and is often referred to as Volga-Matushka (Volga-mother) in Russian literature and folklore.Created by: Kasiarivers riddles »hard 56% Baltic SeaBaltic Sea1160Black SeaBlack Sea4040Caspian SeaCaspian Sea7943White SeaWhite Sea813 Play Russia quiz and see all the questions.