Netherlands questions This is a list of recently added questions about Netherlands. Play Netherlands quiz and see all the questions. What is the second largest city in the Netherlands, after Amsterdam?Rotterdam. The four largest cities in the Netherlands are Amsterdam (0.7 million), Rotterdam (598,000), The Hague (474,000) and Utrecht (290,000).Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 79% UtrechtUtrecht7The HagueThe Hague47RotterdamRotterdam271EindhovenEindhoven15Western Europe riddles » Which country is Flanders a part of?Belgium is divided into two main portions: Flanders - the Dutch-speaking northern part of the country, and Wallonia - the French-speaking southern part.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 53% NetherlandsNetherlands154BelgiumBelgium308FranceFrance84ItalyItaly34Europe riddles » To which country does the island of Curaçao belong?Netherlands. Curacao is located in the southern Caribbean Sea, about 65 kilometers (40 miles) north of Venezuelan coast.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 36% SpainSpain67NetherlandsNetherlands259VenezuelaVenezuela215PortugalPortugal174islands riddles » Which river flows through Amsterdam?Amstel. The name Amsterdam is derived from “Amstelredamme”, meaning “a dam on the Amstel river”Created by: globalquiz.orghard 59% River ThamesRiver Thames89RhineRhine252MeuseMeuse233AmstelAmstel850rivers riddles » From which country did the Netherlands gain independence in 1579?Spain. Dutch struggle for independence lasted for 80 years between the Union of Utrecht in 1569 and the Peace of Münster in 1648.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 51% GermanyGermany1488FranceFrance2173EnglandEngland1168SpainSpain5126history of Spain riddles » Which airline is the world’s oldest one to still be using its original name?KLM was founded in 1919. Operations stopped during World War II apart from the operations in the Dutch Antilles. The airline is the "Oldest operating airline", but with the 2004 merge with Air France some dispute whether KLM should still hold the crown. QANTAS, founded in 1920, is dubbed "Oldest continuously operating airline".Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 37% British AirwaysBritish Airways1890Air FranceAir France796KLMKLM1937SwissairSwissair504companies riddles » What nationality do these participants of the New York Marathon demonstrate?Dutch bonnet is a style of woman's hat that is sometimes characterized by triangular flaps or wings that turn up on either side.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 81% FrenchFrench168IrishIrish373DutchDutch2759RussianRussian88traditional clothing riddles » Which country is the top natural gas producer in the European Union?The Netherlands. 50% of the natural gas production in the Netherlands comes from the Groningen Gas Field, being the largest natural gas field in Europe and the tenth largest in the world. The other 50% being supplied by around 300 smaller fields, mostly in the North Sea.Created by: Kasiahard 42% United KingdomUnited Kingdom2220The NetherlandsThe Netherlands3622ItalyItaly873FranceFrance1830UE riddles » What nationality was Martin Van Buren?American. Martin Van Buren was the eighth president of the United States. 'Van' suggests Dutch origin of his surname, but the capitalized form indicates anglicised version - like Eddie Van Halen (as opposite to Dutch lower-case Vincent van Gogh).Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 29% DutchDutch3181AmericanAmerican1706RussianRussian229GermanGerman641presidents of the United States riddles » In the Middle Ages large areas of the Netherlands were flooded by the sea. What was the reason?Peat extraction. Most of the areas below sea level are man-made, caused by centuries of extensive and poorly controlled peat extraction, lowering the surface by several meters. Even in flooded areas peat extraction continued through turf dredging.Created by: Kasiahard 47% peat extractionpeat extraction1780tectonic movementstectonic movements446rise of the ocean levelrise of the ocean level747building dams over riversbuilding dams over rivers765 Play geography quiz and see all the questions.