Paris questions This is a list of recently added questions about Paris. In how many coffins was Napoléon Bonaparte buried?6. In 1840 Napoléon Bonaparte was buried under the Dôme des Invalides- large church in Paris. The sarcophagus was put up on a green granite pedestal and contains a nest of six coffins: one made of soft iron, another of mahogany, two others of lead, one of ebony and finally the last one of oak.Created by: jonaniondeath riddles »hard 48% 112603367944257661139 Where was this photo taken?In Paris. The Arc du Carrousel stands west of the Louvre, not far from the more famous Arc de Triomphe de l'Étoile. It was originally surmounted by the famous horses of Saint Mark's Cathedral in Venice, which had been captured in 1798 by Napoleon. In 1815, following the Battle of Waterloo, Quadriga returned to Venice and the arc was topped with a copy.Created by: globalquiz.orggeography of France riddles »hard 54% in Londonin London274in Parisin Paris7284in Berlinin Berlin4438in Madridin Madrid1255 Who ordered the construction of Arc de Triomphe in Paris?Napoleon Bonaparte. The Arc de Triomphe honors those who fought and died for France in the French Revolutionary and the Napoleonic Wars, with the names of all French victories and generals inscribed on its inner and outer surfaces. It was commissioned in 1806 after the victory at Austerlitz by Emperor Napoleon at the peak of his fortunes.Created by: globalquiz.orgmonuments riddles »average 69% Julius CaesarJulius Caesar535CharlemagneCharlemagne430Napoleon BonaparteNapoleon Bonaparte3127Charles de GaulleCharles de Gaulle412 What was the maximum effective range of the Paris Gun?130 km. The Paris Gun was a German long-range siege gun used to bombard Paris during World War I. The gun was capable of firing a 94 kilogram (210 lb) shell to a maximum altitude of 40 kilometers (25 miles, 131,000 ft). It was the first time for human-made object to reach stratosphere.Created by: globalquiz.orgWorld War I riddles »hard 46% 5 km5 km62315 km15 km162845 km45 km2555130 km130 km4110 When is the Eiffel Tower the highest?July-August. The tower stands 320 meters (1,050 ft) tall, about the same height as an 81-storey building. Because of thermal expansion, the height varies by 15 cm (5.9 in) due to temperature.Created by: Steve Lambertytowers riddles »average 60% December-JanuaryDecember-January1273March-AprilMarch-April452July-AugustJuly-August6467There is no differenceThere is no difference2497 French Open, a major tennis tournament is named after French aviator Roland-Garros. What did he do?He flew across the Mediterranean Sea. Roland Garros gained fame for making the flight from Fréjus in France to Bizerte in Tunisia. The following year, Garros joined the French army at the outbreak of World War I. Garros is sometimes erroneously called the world's first fighter ace. In fact, he shot down only four aircraft; the definition of "ace" is five or more victories.Created by: globalquiz.orgtennis riddles »very hard 39% he invented a monoplanehe invented a monoplane868he flew from Paris to Londonhe flew from Paris to London4241he flew across the Mediterranean Seahe flew across the Mediterranean Sea4466he became the first fighter ace of WWIhe became the first fighter ace of WWI1730 Play France quiz and see all the questions.