The most difficult Canada riddles A list of Canada related questions that are most often answered incorrectly North America quiz Who was the first to navigate the Northwest Passage? (sea route connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans)Roald Amundsen. In a three year journey between 1903 and 1906, Amundsen explored the passage with a crew of no more than six, in the converted 47-ton herring boat Gjøa. Spending winters with ship trapped in ice, he learned from the local Netsilik people about Arctic survival skills that would later prove useful. For example, he learned to use sled dogs and to wear animal skins in lieu of heavy, woolen parkas. Amundsen later led the expeditions to discover the South Pole (1911) and the North Pole (1926).very hard 34% James CookJames Cook24%Vitus BeringVitus Bering27%Roald AmundsenRoald Amundsen34%No one yetNo one yet14%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 7291 answers in 4 languages »geography of Canada riddles » The city of Vancouver in Canada has hosted the XXI Olympic Winter Games. What is the daily mean air temperature in February in Vancouver?40.8°F (+4.9°C). Vancouver is one of Canada's warmest cities. The city has a moderate oceanic climate. On average, there are only eleven days of snowfall per year.very hard 38% 29.8°F (-1,2°C)29.8°F (-1,2°C)9%27.3°F (-2,6°C)27.3°F (-2,6°C)23%25.3°F (-3.7°C)25.3°F (-3.7°C)28%40.8°F (+4.9°C)40.8°F (+4.9°C)38%Created by: KYRTAPS. Statistics based on 6830 answers in 2 languages »geography of North America riddles » The Elevation of Lake Superior is 183m, Michigan 177m, Huron 176m and Erie 174m. How about Ontario?75m. The gradient between The Great Lakes is generally very shallow. However, the descent between Erie and Ontario is greater than between any of the others, and includes the spectacular Niagara Falls, 51m high.hard 40% 173m173m12%172m172m24%168m168m22%75m75m40%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 9829 answers in 2 languages »rivers of North America riddles » What country did boxer Lennox Lewis represent at the Olympics?Canada. Lennox Lewis holds dual British and Canadian citizenship. As an amateur he won gold representing Canada at the 1988 Olympic Games. Having achieved that goal, Lewis declared himself a professional boxer and moved back to his native England, which he had left at the age of 12.hard 42% United KingdomUnited Kingdom25%USAUSA19%CanadaCanada42%JamaicaJamaica12%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 6522 answers in 2 languages »boxing riddles » What is the largest biome in the world?Taiga. The taiga is the largest biome on earth, taking up almost 30% of the world's surface, and is chiefly located in Canada and Russia.hard 49% TundraTundra11%TaigaTaiga49%OceanOcean36%GrasslandsGrasslands2%Created by: Roy Zhu. Statistics based on 8065 answers in 2 languages »Arctic riddles » This is Mount Thor on Baffin Island, Canada. What is it famous for?The longest vertical fall. The mountain with an elevation of 1,675 m (5,495 ft) features the Earth's greatest purely vertical drop at 1,250 m (4,101 ft). This feature makes the site popular with climbers, despite its remoteness.hard 53% the youngest mountain in the worldthe youngest mountain in the world14%the longest vertical fallthe longest vertical fall53%the deepest gold minethe deepest gold mine15%Bigfoot caveBigfoot cave16%Created by: Bangaluru!. Statistics based on 12427 answers in 2 languages »mountains riddles » After whom is the Stanley Cup named?Governor of Canada. The trophy is named for Lord Stanley of Preston, a Governor General of Canada, who supported and promoted ice hockey. He awarded the first cup (then named Dominion Hockey Challenge Cup) to Canada's top-ranking amateur ice hockey club in 1893.hard 57% creator of the ice hockey rulescreator of the ice hockey rules13%governor of Canadagovernor of Canada57%a great hockey playera great hockey player16%canadian town of Stanleycanadian town of Stanley12%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 6871 answers in 2 languages »sport of North America riddles » Who invented basketball?A Canadian. The basketball game was created in 1891 by James Naismith, a physical education professor at the Springfield College. His aim was to keep his gym class active on a rainy day. He wrote the basic rules and nailed a peach basket onto a 10-foot (3.05 m) elevated track (see original photo). Basketball was originally played with a soccer ball.average 64% a Canadiana Canadian64%EnglishmenEnglishmen11%SpaniardsSpaniards10%LithuaniansLithuanians13%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 7248 answers in 4 languages »games riddles » Which conifer is deciduous?Larch (pictured) is among the dominant plants in boreal forests of Russia and Canada. The needles turn yellow and fall in the late autumn, leaving the trees leafless through the winter.easy 72% pinepine10%cedarcedar9%larchlarch72%sprucespruce7%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 10273 answers in 2 languages »trees riddles » Play North America quiz and see all the questions.