Italy questions This is a list of recently added questions about Italy. Play Italy quiz and see all the questions. Where does the carpaccio come from?From Venice. It was invented in 1950 by the restaurateur Giuseppe Cipriani, when the client - Countess Mocenigo - informed him that the doctor had recommended her raw meat. The new dish reminded him of Venetian painter Vittore Carpaccio's work.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskavery hard 30% from Venicefrom Venice2111from Milanfrom Milan1850from Parisfrom Paris339from Neapolfrom Neapol2568meat riddles » Where was Galileo buried?In Basilica di Santa Croce de Florence. Galileo was eventually convicted by the Inquisition for house arrest and not affiliated with the rest of Florence, where he remained under the care of the Medici. He was buried in the church of Santa Croce in Florence (Foggia tomb of 1737).Created by: 19Matias99hard 45% in Notre-Dame de Parisin Notre-Dame de Paris1096in Basilica di Santa Croce de Florencein Basilica di Santa Croce de Florence2866in Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiorein Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore1775in Sagrada Familia de Barcelonain Sagrada Familia de Barcelona554renessaince riddles » which sea separates the Italian and Balkan peninsulas?Adriatic Sea. The Adriatic Sea is a body of water separating the Italian Peninsula from the Balkan peninsula and the Apennine Mountains from the Dinaric Alps and adjacent ranges.Created by: Normaverage 67% Baltic SeaBaltic Sea119Sea of MarmaraSea of Marmara213Mediterranean SeaMediterranean Sea834Adriatic SeaAdriatic Sea2433oceans riddles » Rome has never been sacked byCarthaginians. During the migration period Rome was sacked by Visigoths in 410, Vandals 45 years later. Four centuries later Arabs also plundered the Eternal City. Carthaginians led by Hannibal never conquered the city despite invading most of Italy.Created by: smyruhard 40% VandalsVandals573VisigothsVisigoths781CarthaginiansCarthaginians3081ArabsArabs3157ancient history riddles » Sicily was never ruled byTurks. Through its history Sicily was ruled by Greeks, Carthaginians, Romans, Vandals, Arabs, Normans, Germans, French, and Aragon. However it has never been conquered by Osman Empire despite its vicinity. Created by: smyruhard 48% VandalsVandals504ArabsArabs524NormansNormans1003TurksTurks1911history of Europe riddles » What is the second largest city in Italy, after Rome?Milan. The four largest cities in Italy are Rome (2.7 million), Milan (1.3 million), Naples (1.0 million) and Turin (0.9 million).Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 69% NaplesNaples1125MilanMilan3588BolognaBologna117TurinTurin368Rome riddles » What sea lies between Italy and Croatia?Adriatic Sea. The western shores of Adriatic Sea (in Croatia) are rocky, while the eastern (in Italy) are completely opposite - flat and sandy.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 71% Adriatic SeaAdriatic Sea4237Aegean SeaAegean Sea594Tyrrhenian SeaTyrrhenian Sea742Black SeaBlack Sea317Croatia riddles » What sea lies between Italy and Sardinia?Tyrrhenian Sea. The name of the sea is ancient: it was named by the Greeks after Etruscans, who dominated the area before the rise of Rome.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 60% Adriatic SeaAdriatic Sea1008Aegean SeaAegean Sea969White SeaWhite Sea148Tyrrhenian SeaTyrrhenian Sea3200Mediterranean Sea riddles » What sea lies between Italy and Greece?Ionian Sea. Calypso Deep, the deepest point in the Mediterranean at −5,267 m (−17,280 ft), is located in the Ionian Sea.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 35% Ligurian SeaLigurian Sea197Ionian SeaIonian Sea889Tyrrhenian SeaTyrrhenian Sea649Aegean SeaAegean Sea757seas riddles » Which country borders Italy?Slovenia. Italy borders France, Switzerland, Austria, Slovenia, San Marino and Vatican City.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 65% SlovakiaSlovakia342SloveniaSlovenia4397CroatiaCroatia1453AlbaniaAlbania499Southern Europe riddles » Play Italy quiz and see all the questions.