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 44% In Central America onlyIn Central America only670In the west of the United StatesIn the west of the United States1772in the eastern Brazilin the eastern Brazil658in the entire North and Central Americain the entire North and Central America909 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 43% IsohigraIsohigra453IsohydraIsohydra1913IydroizohipsaIydroizohipsa552IsyhyetIsyhyet2292 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% NamibNamib1066GobiGobi1679SaharaSahara1498MojaveMojave1349 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 45% at point 1at point 11739at point 2at point 22092at point 3at point 37027at point 4at point 44461 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 31663at point 4at point 410581 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% KarakumKarakum1240Tian ShanTian Shan878TaklamakanTaklamakan2557GobiGobi3346 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.orgcities of Asia riddles »very hard 33% at point 1at point 12785at point 2at point 22338at point 3at point 32266at point 4at point 4925 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 75% at point 1at point 12333at point 2at point 214129at point 3at point 31151at point 4at point 4987 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 43% at point 1at point 11518at point 2at point 22788at point 3at point 34504at point 4at point 46808 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 11338at point 2at point 23288at point 3at point 35329at point 4at point 41476 Play maps quiz and see all the questions.