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 Africa919North AmericaNorth America3136West AfricaWest Africa832SurinamSurinam1335history 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 81% UtrechtUtrecht35The HagueThe Hague217RotterdamRotterdam1367EindhovenEindhoven66Western 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% NetherlandsNetherlands434BelgiumBelgium1003FranceFrance296ItalyItaly109Europe 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 38% SpainSpain157NetherlandsNetherlands524VenezuelaVenezuela390PortugalPortugal290islands riddles » Which river flows through Amsterdam?Amstel. The name Amsterdam is derived from “Amstelredamme”, meaning “a dam on the Amstel river”Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 60% River ThamesRiver Thames161RhineRhine459MeuseMeuse400AmstelAmstel1573rivers 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% GermanyGermany1600FranceFrance2334EnglandEngland1253SpainSpain5724history 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 39% British AirwaysBritish Airways2015Air FranceAir France859KLMKLM2216SwissairSwissair555companies 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% FrenchFrench186IrishIrish420DutchDutch3083RussianRussian99traditional 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 Kingdom2323The NetherlandsThe Netherlands3829ItalyItaly910FranceFrance1903UE 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 32% DutchDutch3489AmericanAmerican2188RussianRussian256GermanGerman741presidents of the United States riddles » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.