Maps questions This is a list of recently added questions about maps. Play maps quiz and see all the questions. Where do coast redwoods grow?In the west of the United States. Common names of sequoia sempervirens include coast redwood, coastal redwood and California redwood. It is an evergreen, long-lived, monoecious tree living 1,200–1,800 years or more. This species includes the tallest living trees on Earth. It comes from coastal mountains of Oregon and California. (the west of the USA).Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykplants riddles »hard 45% In Central America onlyIn Central America only755In the west of the United StatesIn the west of the United States2125in the eastern Brazilin the eastern Brazil767in the entire North and Central Americain the entire North and Central America1062 What is the name of the line on the map which joins points of equal rainfall?Isyhyet joins points where the amount of precipitation (rainfall, snow etc) is the same. Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykmeteorology riddles »hard 44% IsohigraIsohigra517IsohydraIsohydra2221IydroizohipsaIydroizohipsa622IsyhyetIsyhyet2705 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% NamibNamib1106GobiGobi1741SaharaSahara1542MojaveMojave1402 Where is Bali?At point 3. Bali is the largest tourist destination in Indonesia. According to BBC Travel released in 2011, Bali is one of the World's Best Islands, rank in second after Greece. Since 2011, China has displaced Japan as the second-largest supplier of tourists to Bali, while Australia still tops the list.Created by: Andy Sealygeography of Indonesia riddles »hard 46% at point 1at point 11829at point 2at point 22229at point 3at point 37687at point 4at point 44788 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 11626at point 2at point 22049at point 3at point 31754at point 4at point 411482 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% KarakumKarakum1307Tian ShanTian Shan917TaklamakanTaklamakan2696GobiGobi3542 Where is Beijing?At point 1. Beijing is located in northern China. Its name, which means "Northern Capital", was applied to the city in 1403 during the Ming Dynasty to distinguish the city from Nanjing (the "Southern Capital").Created by: globalquiz.orgFar East riddles »very hard 34% at point 1at point 13148at point 2at point 22588at point 3at point 32498at point 4at point 41020 Where is Berlin?At point 2. Since the end of World War II, Berlin is just 50 miles from the Polish border.Created by: globalquiz.orggeography of Germany riddles »easy 76% at point 1at point 12475at point 2at point 215070at point 3at point 31213at point 4at point 41032 Where is Copenhagen?At point 4. Copenhagen faces the Øresund to the east, the strait of water that separates Denmark from Sweden, and which connects the North Sea with the Baltic Sea. The Swedish towns of Malmö and Landskrona lie on the Swedish side of the sound directly across from Copenhagen.Created by: globalquiz.orgDenmark riddles »hard 44% at point 1at point 11577at point 2at point 22925at point 3at point 34770at point 4at point 47301 Where is Dubai?At point 3. Dubai is located on the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf.Created by: globalquiz.orgMiddle East riddles »hard 46% at point 1at point 11425at point 2at point 23506at point 3at point 35730at point 4at point 41592 Play maps quiz and see all the questions.