Mountains questions This is a list of recently added questions about mountains. Play mountains quiz and see all the questions. Which is the highest peak in the Balkans?Musala (2,925 m) is the highest peak in Bulgaria and entire Balkan Peninsula. Olympus (2,918 m) is the highest peak in Greece and the 2nd highest in the Balkans. Triglav (2,864 m) and Korab (2,764 m) are the highest peaks in Slovenia and Macedonia, respectively, but they are not the 3rd and the 4th highest peaks in the Balkans.Created by: Edis Kukovery hard 27% OlympusOlympus38MusalaMusala52TriglavTriglav82KorabKorab19geography riddles » What is the elevation of the highest point in the kingdom of Denmark?Approx 3700 m (12000 ft). Gunnbjørn Fjeld is Greenland's highest mountain. It is a nunatak, a rocky peak protruding through glacial ice. The mountain is named after Gunnbjorn Ulfsson, the Viking who was the first European to reach Greenland.Created by: Sandesh Sumnathhard 50% approx 3.7 m (12 ft)approx 3.7 m (12 ft)440approx 37 m (120 ft)approx 37 m (120 ft)1297approx 370 m (1200 ft)approx 370 m (1200 ft)3735approx 3700 m (12000 ft)approx 3700 m (12000 ft)5690Denmark riddles » What is the farthest point on the Earth's surface from the Earth's center?Chimborazo, Ecuador, elevation 6,268 m (20,564 ft). Chimborazo location along the equatorial bulge makes its summit the farthest point on the Earth's surface from the Earth's center. Despite being 2,580 m (8,465 ft) lower in elevation above sea level than Mount Everest, it is 2,168 m (7,113 ft) farther from the Earth's center.Created by: Paul Caspackvery hard 34% Mount Everest, Nepal, elevation 8,848 m (29,029 ft)Mount Everest, Nepal, elevation 8,848 m (29,029 ft)2076Chimborazo, Ecuador, elevation 6,268 m (20,564 ft)Chimborazo, Ecuador, elevation 6,268 m (20,564 ft)2101Puncak Jaya, Indonesia, elevation 4,884 m (16,024 ft)Puncak Jaya, Indonesia, elevation 4,884 m (16,024 ft)790Denali (Mount McKinley), USA, elevation 6,168 m (20,236 ft)Denali (Mount McKinley), USA, elevation 6,168 m (20,236 ft)1086geography of South America riddles » What is the name of the highest mountain of the Dolomites?Marmolada. The Dolomites are a part og Southern Limestone Alps located in northeastern Italy. Marmolada (3342 m) is located about 100 kilometres north-northwest of Venice, from which it can be seen on a clear day.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 45% CioccolatoCioccolato2095TiramisuTiramisu2951MarmoladaMarmolada6435GelatoGelato2594geography of Italy riddles » Which of the following European mountain ranges will rise the most in the next century? The Carpathian Mountains were formed during the Alpine orogeny. The orogeny has started in the Triassic (200 mln years ago) and continues today, so The Carpathian Mountains are still forming, peaks are still growing.Created by: KYRTAPShard 54% the Harzthe Harz845the Grampian Mountainsthe Grampian Mountains1226the Carpathian Mountainsthe Carpathian Mountains3781the Ural Mountainsthe Ural Mountains1086geology riddles » What is the highest peak of Slovenia?Triglav is the highest peak of Slovenia. It is on the coat of arms of Slovenia and on the country's flag.Created by: KYRTAPSaverage 69% TriglavTriglav9885GrossglocknerGrossglockner1739ZugspitzeZugspitze1478Mont BlancMont Blanc1135flags riddles » Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay were the first to climb Mt Everest. But which of them was the first to step on the summit?It is not known. After the success, journalists were persistently repeating the question which of the two men had the right to the glory of being the first one, and who was merely the second, the follower. Colonel Hunt, the expedition leader, declared, "They reached it together, as a team."Created by: Daisuke Kodamaaverage 60% HillaryHillary1247NorgayNorgay859it is not knownit is not known3835Reinhold MessnerReinhold Messner406Himalayas riddles » Which large city lies in the shadow of the table mountain?Cape Town. The central area of Cape Town is called City Bowl. It is enclosed by near vertical cliffs of 1,000 m (3,300 ft) high Table Mountain, and Devil's Peak and Lion's Head on either side.Created by: ex-terminatoraverage 66% Cape TownCape Town13142SydneySydney2847GenevaGeneva1654Rio De JaneiroRio De Janeiro2048South Africa riddles » Which state of the USA is that?Washington. Such large and rocky mountains are found only on the west of the North America. This is a photo of Mount Rainier over Tacoma, Washington, USA.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 46% New YorkNew York738Rhode IslandRhode Island2981WashingtonWashington6583PennsylvaniaPennsylvania3881geography of the United States riddles » 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: MarcusXhard 48% IndonesiaIndonesia2854RussiaRussia7884ArgentinaArgentina3409AustriaAustria1960alpinism riddles » Play mountains quiz and see all the questions.