Netherlands questions This is a list of recently added questions about Netherlands. Play Netherlands quiz and see all the questions. Where was Dutch colony New Holland located in?North America. The main port of New Holland was New Amsterdam. The colony had existed since 1616 till 1664, when it was occupied by Englishmen, and New Amsterdam became New York.Created by: smyruhard 50% South AfricaSouth Africa892North AmericaNorth America3084West AfricaWest Africa816SurinamSurinam1303history riddles » 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.orgvery easy 80% UtrechtUtrecht24The HagueThe Hague151RotterdamRotterdam951EindhovenEindhoven56Western 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 54% NetherlandsNetherlands343BelgiumBelgium779FranceFrance225ItalyItaly87Europe 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 37% SpainSpain135NetherlandsNetherlands448VenezuelaVenezuela339PortugalPortugal257islands 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 Thames134RhineRhine394MeuseMeuse356AmstelAmstel1315rivers 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 52% GermanyGermany1568FranceFrance2291EnglandEngland1228SpainSpain5546history 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 38% British AirwaysBritish Airways1984Air FranceAir France843KLMKLM2145SwissairSwissair536companies 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% FrenchFrench181IrishIrish410DutchDutch2998RussianRussian92traditional 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 Kingdom2291The NetherlandsThe Netherlands3755ItalyItaly899FranceFrance1880UE 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 31% DutchDutch3382AmericanAmerican2011RussianRussian248GermanGerman706presidents of the United States riddles » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.