The most difficult Alaska riddles A list of Alaska related questions that are most often answered incorrectly North America quiz This is a statue of a heroic dog, erected in 1925 in Central Park. What was the dog's name?Balto was a sled dog who led his team on the final leg of the 1925 serum run to Nome, in which diphtheria antitoxin was transported to combat an outbreak of the disease. After the mission's success, Balto and the Norwegian Gunnar Kaasen, who drove the sled, became celebrities.very hard 25% HachikoHachiko41%LaikaLaika20%BaltoBalto25%Rin Tin TinRin Tin Tin12%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 1106 answers in 2 languages »New York riddles » What is the third longest river of the North America? (after Mississippi and Missouri)Yukon, having 1,979 mi (3,185 km), is just 223 miles shorter than Mississippi. Despite its length, there are only four vehicles-carrying bridges across the river.very hard 29% Rio GrandeRio Grande24%YukonYukon29%ColoradoColorado41%ArkansasArkansas3%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 10008 answers in 2 languages »rivers of North America riddles » Which river flows into the Bering Sea?Yukon River. The total length of the river is 1982 miles (3190 km). There are only four vehicle-carring bridges across the Yukon River.very hard 35% Lena RiverLena River17%YeniseiYenisei23%Amur RiverAmur River24%Yukon RiverYukon River35%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 3485 answers in 9 languages »Arctic riddles » What kind of resources brought Russian colonists to Alaska?Sea otters. Alaska was colonized by Russian fur traders. Rather than hunting by themselves, the Russians forced the Aleuts to do the work for them. Many of Aleuts had been removed from their home islands and sent as far south as California to hunt sea otter.very hard 36% goldgold28%oiloil25%sea otterssea otters36%timbertimber9%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 9985 answers in 4 languages »polar riddles » The Great Kobuk Sand Dune is located in ...Alaska. The Great Kobuk Sand Dune is located 65 km behind Arctic circle. Summer temperature may reach as high as 29°C! The 30 meters high dune is one of Alaska curiosities. There are 3 sets of dunes in the Kobuk Valley national park - Great Kobuk, Little Kobuk and Hunt River Dune that together cover 40 square km, and comprise the largest active Arctic dune field in North America.very hard 36% FranceFrance6%JordanJordan42%AlaskaAlaska36%SpainSpain13%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 1373 answers in 2 languages »North America riddles » What is the name of this periglacial landform largely spread in the Mackenzie Delta ?Pingos are dome-shaped, isolated hills (also called hydrolaccoliths) , formed by ice cores that pushed the permafrost upwards. Collapsed pingos suggests that there was once permafrost in the area. They can be found in north Canada, Alaska, Greenland and Siberia.hard 43% PingoPingo43%Roche MoutonneeRoche Moutonnee21%Mud VolcanoMud Volcano24%ErraticErratic11%Created by: Mag Adi. Statistics based on 5994 answers in 2 languages »Canada riddles » From whom did the U.S. purchase Alaska?Russia. The United States purchased Alaska from the Russian Empire on March 30, 1867, for 7.2 million U.S. dollars. The area went through several administrative changes before becoming organized as a territory on May 11, 1912. It was admitted as the 49th state of the U.S. on January 3, 1959.very easy 88% CanadaCanada8%RussiaRussia88%JapanJapan1%GreenlandGreenland1%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 1244 answers in 2 languages »USA riddles » Play North America quiz and see all the questions.