10 most difficult culture riddles A list of ten (out of 194) culture related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Culture quiz What is the name of black-haired girl from The Peanuts?Lucy van Pelt. Christopher Caldwell, American journalist, called Lucy the most terrifying character in the history of comics, a combination of zero brains, infinite appetites and infinite self-esteem, who is (for that reason) able to run roughshod over all her playmates.very hard 25% MatildaMatilda34%Lucy van PeltLucy van Pelt25%Peppermint PattyPeppermint Patty16%Sally BrownSally Brown23%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 2970 answers in 2 languages »cartoons riddles » Among which historic people, given names were mostly ending with "ix" sufix? (like Asterix and Obelix)There were no such people. The "ix" ending alludes to the "rix" suffix present in the names of Gaulish chieftains such as Vercingetorix or Ambiorix. However, the meaning of "rix" was "king", so no such suffix was ever present among the names of common folk.very hard 25% RomansRomans7%GaulsGauls63%GermansGermans3%There were no such peopleThere were no such people25%Created by: Nguyễn Ngọc Diễm. Statistics based on 3807 answers in 2 languages »comic books riddles » How did the tradition of Oktoberfest start?With the royal wedding. Crown Prince Ludwig, later to become King of Bavaria Ludwig I, was married to Princess Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen on October 12, 1810. The citizens of Munich were invited to attend the festivities held on the fields in front of the city gates to celebrate the happy royal event. Since then, Otoberfest is held at the same place every year (except for epidemics and wars).very hard 27% with the royal weddingwith the royal wedding27%with the celebration of German unificationwith the celebration of German unification11%with a folk celebration of harvestwith a folk celebration of harvest32%celebration of the first beer of a seasoncelebration of the first beer of a season28%Created by: Bob Stanley. Statistics based on 3914 answers in 4 languages »festivals riddles » According to tradition, how many people were killed in the great fire of London in 1666?6. The death toll is traditionally thought to have been small, as only six verified deaths were recorded. This reasoning has recently been challenged on the grounds that the deaths of poor and middle-class people were not recorded.very hard 28% 6628%60060015%60,00060,00045%6,000,0006,000,00011%Created by: Jason Beagley. Statistics based on 4903 answers in 2 languages »London riddles » Australian Gibson Desert is named after Alfred Gibson. Who was he?A man who got lost in the desert. The Gibson Desert was named by explorer Ernest Giles after a member of his party, who became lost and presumably died in the desert. There is almost nothing known about Alfred Gibson apart from his appearance.very hard 29% a man who got lost in the deserta man who got lost in the desert29%first president of Australiafirst president of Australia11%explorer that first crossed Australiaexplorer that first crossed Australia49%famous Australian poetfamous Australian poet9%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 6518 answers in 4 languages »geography of Australia riddles » Who brought Mona Lisa to France?Leonardo da Vinci. Leonardo spent his last years in France at the home awarded him by Francis I. He brought three masterpieces: Mona Lisa, The Virgin and Child with St. Anne and St. John the Baptist.very hard 31% Leonardo da VinciLeonardo da Vinci31%Napoleon BonaparteNapoleon Bonaparte46%Pope Pius XVIPope Pius XVI10%Charles de GaulleCharles de Gaulle11%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 6899 answers in 2 languages »renessaince riddles » How was the Berlin Wall officially called in the German Democratic Republic?Anti-fascist Protection Rampart. The name implied that West Germany had not been fully de-Nazified. Before the Wall's erection, 3.5 million East Germans defected from the GDR. Between 1961 and 1989, the wall prevented almost all such emigration.very hard 31% Anti-fascist Protection RampartAnti-fascist Protection Rampart31%Atomic Safety WallAtomic Safety Wall8%Wall of PeaceWall of Peace49%Counterintelligence Fortified ZoneCounterintelligence Fortified Zone10%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 5763 answers in 4 languages »Berlin riddles » What nationality was Martin Van Buren?American. Martin Van Buren was the eighth president of the United States. 'Van' suggests Dutch origin of his surname, but the capitalized form indicates anglicised version - like Eddie Van Halen (as opposite to Dutch lower-case Vincent van Gogh).very hard 32% DutchDutch52%AmericanAmerican32%RussianRussian3%GermanGerman11%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 6666 answers in 2 languages »presidents of the United States riddles » Foo Fighters is a well known rock band. What does "Foo Fighters" mean?UFOs. The group took its name from the unidentified aerial phenomena that were reported by Allied aircraft pilots in World War II, which were known collectively as foo fighters (the term "UFO" was not used yet). Witnesses often assumed that the foo fighters were secret weapons employed by the enemy.very hard 32% terroriststerrorists13%jet planesjet planes30%kung-fu adeptskung-fu adepts24%UFOsUFOs32%Created by: Masahiro Yako. Statistics based on 4435 answers in 4 languages »music riddles » Which university in Europe is the oldest?Bologne University (1088) is the oldest university in Europe. It was established in Constantinople in 849. very hard 32% Oxford UniversityOxford University14%Bologne UniversityBologne University32%Sorbonne UniversitySorbonne University22%Padova UniversityPadova University30%Created by: szymek. Statistics based on 4695 answers in 2 languages »Middle Ages riddles » Play culture quiz and see all the questions.