Top 10 Eastern Europe facts Selected as the most interesting among Eastern Europe related questions in Eastern Europe quiz What is the most popular sport in Lithuania?Basketball is the only sport the 3.2 million Lithuanians truly care about. They dominated in pre-war Europe (Euro Basket winners in 1937 and 1939). Having been part of the Soviet Union, Lithuanian players frequently formed the core of the Soviet national team.Created by: globalquiz.orgLithuania facts » Which river flows through Moscow?Moskva River. The name of the city is derived from the name of the river Moskva.Created by: globalquiz.orgRussia facts » What is the capital city of Belarus?Minsk is the capital and largest city of Belarus. The city population is 1.7 million - about 18% of the total country population (9.5 million).Created by: globalquiz.orgcities of Europe facts » Which river forms the border between Russia and China?Amur River. Russians settled the area after 1858, when China ceded parts of Outer Manchuria to Russia after the Second Opium War.Created by: globalquiz.orgborders facts » Which river flows through Kiev?Dnieper is the fourth longest river in Europe. The river is one of the symbols of the Ukrainian nation, it splits the country into two regions: Right-Bank Ukraine and Left-Bank Ukraine.Created by: globalquiz.orgUkraine facts » Which river flows through Budapest?Danube flows through 10 countries and 4 national capitals (Vienna, Bratislava, Budapest and Belgrade), more than any other river in the world. Created by: globalquiz.orgHungary facts » Which river flows through Prague?Vltava is commonly referred to as the Czech national river.Created by: globalquiz.orgCzech Republic facts » Which country is Yakutia a part of?Russia. Yakutia is known for as the coldest area in the Northern Hemisphere. Some of the lowest natural temperatures ever recorded have been here: −67.8 °C (−90.0 °F) in Verkhoyansk in 1892, and −71.2 °C (−96.2 °F) in Oymyakon in 1926.Created by: globalquiz.orgEurope facts » Which country is Tatarstan a part of?Russia. Tatarstan is a part of the Russian Federation, located between the Volga river and the Ural mountains. As its name suggests, the area is inhabited by Tatars. It was conquered by the troops of Tsar Ivan the Terrible in the 1550s and later converted to Christianity.Created by: globalquiz.orggeography facts » Which country is Karelia a part of?Russia. Karelia is a region divided between Russia and Finland. It stretches from the White Sea to the Baltic Sea.Created by: globalquiz.orggeography facts » Play Eastern Europe quiz and see all the questions.