10 most difficult Arabia riddles A list of ten (out of 22) Arabia related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Arabia quiz What is the world's second largest non-polar desert?Arabian Desert. The Arabian Desert is twice as large as the Gobi, and four times larger than Great Victoria and Kalahari. It occupies most of the Arabian Peninsula.very hard 26% Gobi DesertGobi Desert44%Arabian DesertArabian Desert26%Great Victoria DesertGreat Victoria Desert7%Kalahari DesertKalahari Desert21%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 3705 answers in 3 languages »Saudi Arabia riddles » How many seas does Israel have access to? (not including lakes like Dead Sea)Two. The Mediterranean Sea makes up the majority of Israel's coastline. But Israel has also a small coastline on the Red Sea in the south, with the port of Eilat. This 11 km (7 miles) wide strip of land separates Egypt from Jordan, so tourists visiting Egypt typically need to approach Jordan by the sea if they want to visit Petra.very hard 36% nonenone19%oneone38%twotwo36%threethree5%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 6350 answers in 2 languages »Egypt riddles » Which company built Burj Khalifa in Dubai?Samsung (Korea). Samsung C&T Corporation (Construction and Trade), established in 1938, is the origin of Samsung Group. Samsung C&T was the primary contractor of 3 worlds tallest skyscrapers: Burj Khalifa, Petronas Twin Towers and Taipei 101.hard 41% Hochtief (Germany)Hochtief (Germany)19%Vinci (France)Vinci (France)9%CCCC (China)CCCC (China)30%Samsung (Korea)Samsung (Korea)41%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 7287 answers in 2 languages »skyscrapers riddles » What was the name of Muhammad's first wife?Khadija is commonly regarded by Muslims as the "mother of Islam". She was the first person to convert to Islam. Muhammad and Khadija were married monogamously for twenty-five years. This monogamous marriage contrasts with Muhammad's later practice of polygyny after Khadijah's death. Muhammad's youngest wife, Aisha, was to be jealous of the affection and loyalty that Muhammad maintained for Khadija even after her deathhard 41% AishaAisha40%KhadijaKhadija41%HafsaHafsa8%RayhanaRayhana9%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 3588 answers in 4 languages »Islam riddles » Which country is named "Misr" or "Masr" in its language?Egypt. The English name Egypt is derived from the Ancient Greek Aígyptos, but it has nothing in common with the local name of the country (except maybe with the Late Egyptian name of Memphis - Hikuptah). Ancient Egyptians called their land Kemet, meaning "black soil" (as opposed to the desert). Today, Misr is the official name of Egypt, while Masr is the Egyptian-local pronunciation in the Egyptian Arabic.hard 45% AlbaniaAlbania12%OmanOman29%EgyptEgypt45%SomaliaSomalia12%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 10079 answers in 4 languages »geography of North Africa riddles » Where is Dubai?At point 3. Dubai is located on the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf.hard 46% at point 1at point 111%at point 2at point 228%at point 3at point 346%at point 4at point 412%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 11456 answers in 2 languages »Middle East riddles » Which Muslim country was the first to elect woman to head of government?Pakistan. Noted for her charismatic authority, Benazir Bhutto was nicknamed "Iron Lady" because of her hard line against the trade unions and tough rhetorical opposition to her rivals. In 1988, she became the first woman elected to lead a Muslim state. hard 47% Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia12%IranIran12%PakistanPakistan47%IndonesiaIndonesia27%Created by: Teddy. Statistics based on 10331 answers in 2 languages »politicians riddles » Where is Mecca?At point 3. Mecca was long ruled by Muhammad's descendants, the sharifs, either as independent rulers or as vassals to larger empires. It was absorbed into Saudi Arabia in 1925.hard 49% at point 1at point 113%at point 2at point 224%at point 3at point 349%at point 4at point 411%Created by: life-o-holic. Statistics based on 14446 answers in 2 languages »maps riddles » Why is Jerusalem a holy city for Muslims?It is the site of Muhammad's ascension to heaven. In Sunni Islam, Jerusalem is the third-holiest city, after Mecca and Medina. In Islamic tradition in 610 CE it became the first Qibla, the focal point for Muslim prayer (later moved by Muhammad to Mecca), and Muhammad made his Night Journey there ten years later, ascending to heaven where he speaks to God, according to the Quran.hard 50% it is the site of the Quran revelationit is the site of the Quran revelation16%it is the site of Muhammad's ascension to heavenit is the site of Muhammad's ascension to heaven50%it is the site of Muhammad's birthplaceit is the site of Muhammad's birthplace22%tomb of the First Imam is theretomb of the First Imam is there10%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 14774 answers in 2 languages »Israel riddles » Where is fez from?Morocco. The name of fez comes from the city of Fes, Morocco, where it became fashionable among Andalusian Arabs in the 17th century. The fez got widely popular in the Ottoman Empire after 1829, when Sultan Mahmud II ordered his civil officials to wear the plain fez, and also banned the wearing of turbans.hard 50% TurkeyTurkey30%MoroccoMorocco50%TunisiaTunisia12%EgyptEgypt6%Created by: Steve Lamberty. Statistics based on 7161 answers in 2 languages »traditional clothing riddles » Play Arabia quiz and see all the questions.