10 most difficult culture riddles A list of ten (out of 205) culture related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Culture quiz 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 22% RomansRomans7%GaulsGauls67%GermansGermans3%There were no such peopleThere were no such people22%Created by: Nguyễn Ngọc Diễm. Statistics based on 4950 answers in 2 languages »comic books riddles » 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 24% MatildaMatilda35%Lucy van PeltLucy van Pelt24%Peppermint PattyPeppermint Patty17%Sally BrownSally Brown22%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 4648 answers in 2 languages »cartoons riddles » Where does Tilsit cheese come from?From East Prussia. Cheese comes from the city of Tylża (today Sowieck). The city belonged to East Prussia when it was famous for cheese manufactured by the Swiss family. Despite the use of the Emmental Recipe, other bacteria cause the cheese holes to be small and irregular.very hard 24% from Netherlandsfrom Netherlands7%from Polandfrom Poland41%from Czech Republicfrom Czech Republic26%from East Prussiafrom East Prussia24%Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowska. Statistics based on 2816 answers in 2 languages »cheese 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 25% with the royal weddingwith the royal wedding25%with the celebration of German unificationwith the celebration of German unification13%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 4796 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 26% 6626%60060014%60,00060,00047%6,000,0006,000,00011%Created by: Jason Beagley. Statistics based on 6186 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 28% a man who got lost in the deserta man who got lost in the desert28%first president of Australiafirst president of Australia12%explorer that first crossed Australiaexplorer that first crossed Australia50%famous Australian poetfamous Australian poet9%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 7750 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 29% Leonardo da VinciLeonardo da Vinci29%Napoleon BonaparteNapoleon Bonaparte46%Pope Pius XVIPope Pius XVI11%Charles de GaulleCharles de Gaulle12%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 8596 answers in 2 languages »Leonardo da Vinci 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 30% Anti-fascist Protection RampartAnti-fascist Protection Rampart30%Atomic Safety WallAtomic Safety Wall8%Wall of PeaceWall of Peace49%Counterintelligence Fortified ZoneCounterintelligence Fortified Zone11%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 7820 answers in 4 languages »Berlin 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 30% terroriststerrorists12%jet planesjet planes30%kung-fu adeptskung-fu adepts26%UFOsUFOs30%Created by: Masahiro Yako. Statistics based on 5537 answers in 4 languages »music riddles » Where does the carpaccio come from?From Venice. It was invented in 1950 by the restaurateur Giuseppe Cipriani, when the client - Countess Mocenigo - informed him that the doctor had recommended her raw meat. The new dish reminded him of Venetian painter Vittore Carpaccio's work.very hard 30% from Venicefrom Venice30%from Milanfrom Milan26%from Parisfrom Paris4%from Neapolfrom Neapol37%Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowska. Statistics based on 7068 answers in 2 languages »meat riddles » Play culture quiz and see all the questions.