Switzerland questions This is a list of recently added questions about Switzerland. Play Switzerland quiz and see all the questions. 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-22648MatterhornMatterhorn3201Pik PobiedyPik Pobiedy529Mount McKinleyMount McKinley1500alpinism 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 42% 13135301818811262613073232414Alps 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% GermanGerman2257FrenchFrench462ItalianItalian97SwissSwiss215languages riddles » Which country is Grisons a part of?Switzerland. Grisons is the largest and easternmost canton of Switzerland.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 58% FranceFrance565SwitzerlandSwitzerland2632BelgiumBelgium367RomaniaRomania960Western 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 Union363United NationsUnited Nations4324United Nations and European UnionUnited Nations and European Union909neither United Nations nor European Unionneither United Nations nor European Union2814United 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% DanubeDanube2306NeckarNeckar1478RhineRhine6011ElbeElbe901borders 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% BernBern27075GeneveGeneve3046ZurichZurich4344ViennaVienna1046cities 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% BelgiumBelgium885SwitzerlandSwitzerland4915NetherlandsNetherlands4390GermanyGermany404cheese riddles » On which border lies Mont Blanc?France and Italy. Since the French Revolution the issue of the ownership of the summit has spurred many debates. Previously, the entire mountain had formed part of the Duchy of Savoy and since 1723 of the Kingdom of Sardinia, one of the pre-unitarian Italian states. After Napoleon's victories in Italy, Piedmont was forced to cede Savoy and Nice to France.Created by: Debbie Foxhard 49% France and SwitzerlandFrance and Switzerland3000France and ItalyFrance and Italy5383Switzerland and ItalySwitzerland and Italy1679Switzerland and AustriaSwitzerland and Austria798mountains riddles » After what is the Jurassic period named?A mountain range in Switzerland. The Jurassic period is named for the Jura Mountains in between France and Switzerland, where many fossils have been found.Created by: MarcusXhard 47% a type of ancient lizarda type of ancient lizard1631a mountain range in Switzerlanda mountain range in Switzerland6086a type of coal formed in that perioda type of coal formed in that period2015Latin for 'before mammals'Latin for 'before mammals'3151Earth riddles » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.