Hungary facts Selected as the most interesting among geography related questions in Geography quiz Which teams played in the "Blood in the Water" match at the Olympics in Melbourne in year 1956?Hungary vs USSR. By the start of the Olympics, the 1956 Hungarian Revolution had been suppressed by the Soviets, and many players saw the Olympics as a way to salvage pride for their country. After the extraordinarily violent game, many of Hungary team members sought asylum in the West. Hungary won 4:0.Created by: Kasiawater sports facts » Which was the last large nation to enter and settle in Europe?Hungarians. The possible homeland of the Hungarians was situated at the regions of Southern Ural. In 895/896, after several centuries of migration, they crossed the Carpathians and entered the Carpathian Basin. The land was inhabited only by a sparse population of Slavs, who were either assimilated or enslaved by the Hungarians.Created by: globalquiz.orghistory of Europe facts » Which non-Indo-European language is the most widely spoken in Europe?Hungarian. Linguistic connections between Hungarian and other Uralic languages were noticed in the 1670s, and the family itself was established in 1717. Because of strong anti-Turkish sentiment, the classification of Hungarian as a Turkic language continued to be a matter of impassioned political controversy through the 18th and into the 19th centuries.Created by: Luca Biaggilanguages facts » Who directed "Werckmeister Harmonies" (Werckmeister harmóniák), "The Turin Horse" (A torinói ló) and "Satantango"? Bela Tarr. He is a Hungarian film director and writer, known for black & white, poetic images. His philosophical sensibility shifts from grim realism to a more metaphysical outlook.Created by: KYRTAPSmovies facts » Which country is named "Magyarország" in its own language?Hungary. Hungarians are also known as Magyars, as they call themselves Magyarok in their native language. Hungarian is a Uralic language unrelated to any neighboring language and distantly related to Finnish and Estonian. Created by: globalquiz.orgcountry names 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.orgEastern Europe facts » Which country borders Ukraine?Hungary. Ukraine borders Russia, Belarus, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, and Moldova.Created by: globalquiz.orgUkraine facts » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.