Switzerland questions This is a list of recently added questions about Switzerland. Play Switzerland quiz and see all the questions. Where is Romandy?In Switzerland. Romandy is a region of western Switzerland, inhabited by French-speaking Swiss. The main city is Geneva.Created by: Tschukahard 46% In RomaniaIn Romania50in Switzerlandin Switzerland142in Italyin Italy60in Belgiumin Belgium53geography riddles » 13 American colonies formed USA. How many Swiss cantons established the Confederation?3. The eldest free Swiss cantons were Schwyz (that gave its name to the whole nation), Uri and Unterwalden. In 1291 they signed an eternal union – Federal Charter of 1291.Created by: smyruvery hard 25% 335076658613134052626471history of Europe riddles » What is the name of this apex?Matterhorn. This characteristic peak is the Matterhorn (4478 m.). It is located on the Swiss-Italian border. It is one of the most recently acquired Alpine peaks, mainly because of the deterrent appearance.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskahard 40% K-2K-22780MatterhornMatterhorn3380Pik PobiedyPik Pobiedy553Mount McKinleyMount McKinley1563alpinism riddles » How many cantons form Swiss Confederation today?26. Since Middle Ages Switzerland grew from a union of 3 cantons into one of 26. Created by: smyruhard 46% 131366418181046262619613232537Alps riddles » What is the most spoken language in Switzerland?German. Switzerland has four official languages: German (spoken by 63.3% of the population); French (22.7%), Italian (8.1%) and Romansh (0.5%).Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 74% GermanGerman2530FrenchFrench522ItalianItalian111SwissSwiss243languages riddles » Which country is Grisons a part of?Switzerland. Grisons is the largest and easternmost canton of Switzerland.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 57% FranceFrance653SwitzerlandSwitzerland2945BelgiumBelgium422RomaniaRomania1074Western Europe riddles » Switzerland is a member ofUnited Nations. Switzerland has been a neutral country since Vienna Congress of 1815 marking the fall of Napoleon Bonaparte. It barely joined United Nations on September 10th 2002 thanks to 52% majority vote in countrywide referendum.Created by: smyruhard 51% European UnionEuropean Union381United NationsUnited Nations4523United Nations and European UnionUnited Nations and European Union943neither United Nations nor European Unionneither United Nations nor European Union2904United Nations riddles » Which river forms the border between Germany and Switzerland?Rhine. The Rhine constitutes six different country borders: between Switzerland and Austria, Switzerland and Liechtenstein, France and Switzerland, Switzerland and Germany, France and Germany, Germany and the Netherlands.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 56% DanubeDanube2499NeckarNeckar1633RhineRhine6628ElbeElbe992borders riddles » What is the capital city of Switzerland?Bern is the capital city of Switzerland. With a population of 137,000 it is the fifth most populous city in Switzerland, after Zurich, Geneve, Basel and Losanne.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 76% BernBern28252GeneveGeneve3157ZurichZurich4474ViennaVienna1085cities of Europe riddles » Where is emmentaler from?Switzerland. Emmentaler originated in the area around Emmental, a region by the Emme river in Switzerland, forming part of the canton of Bern. The cheese has characteristic large holes. Historically, the holes were a sign of imperfection (the cheese was 'lacking substance' inside), and until modern times, cheese makers would try to avoid themCreated by: globalquiz.orghard 46% BelgiumBelgium905SwitzerlandSwitzerland5112NetherlandsNetherlands4549GermanyGermany413cheese riddles » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.