10 most difficult flags riddles A list of ten (out of 16) flags related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Flags quiz Both of these ships have Union Flag in the upper left corner of their banners, but one of the ensigns is red, while the other is blue. Why?Red is a civillian ship, blue is authorised by the Admirality. A British ensign in British maritime law may have with either a red, white or blue field, dependent on whether the vessel is civilian, naval, or in a special category. These are known as the red, white, and blue ensigns respectively.very hard 37% red is a civillian ship, blue is authorised by the Admiralityred is a civillian ship, blue is authorised by the Admirality37%red is British, Blue is Australianred is British, Blue is Australian28%red is East India Companyred is East India Company20%red is a flagshipred is a flagship14%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 349 answers »Royal Navy riddles » What flag is that?French. The current Tricolour flag of France has been adopted after the French Revolution. Before that, the royal government used many flags, the best known being a blue shield and yellow fleur-de-lis on a white background. The French flag of a white cross on a blue field is still seen on some flags derived from it, such as those of Quebec and Martinique.hard 48% SwedishSwedish18%ScottishScottish29%FrenchFrench48%RussianRussian3%Created by: Riho Ishii. Statistics based on 11462 answers in 2 languages »history of France riddles » What is the meaning of two pillars visible on the Spanish flag?Pillars of Hercules are rocks which are at the west flank of Mediterranean Sea: Rock of Gibraltar at the European side and Mount Moses ("Jebel Musa") at the African side. Colours of flag are not officially explained. Colloquially it is claimed that their meaning is: red - blood of toreador, and yellow - the sand of the arena.hard 48% Pillars of HerculesPillars of Hercules48%Faith and WorkFaith and Work8%Government and NationGovernment and Nation10%King and ChurchKing and Church32%Created by: Ines. Statistics based on 7629 answers in 4 languages »symbols riddles » Which of the following is the symbol seen on the Argentinian flag?Inti, the Inca God. The Mayan Sun that can be seen on the flag of Argentina and Uruguay is, in fact, the image of Inti - the Inca God. It is also the symbol of the May Revolution which led to Argentina becoming a sovereign country.hard 53% Inti, the Inca GodInti, the Inca God53%El Dorado, the City of GoldEl Dorado, the City of Gold18%St. ManuelSt. Manuel5%none are correctnone are correct22%Created by: naypax. Statistics based on 10225 answers in 4 languages »Argentina riddles » How many stars are there on USA flag?50. There are 50 starts on the USA flag, one for each state of the Union. Previous version contained 49 stars. It had been used for 1 year merely between 1959, when Alaska was proclaimed a state, and 1960, when Hawaii got admitted into the Union.hard 56% 484818%505056%515123%55552%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 3178 answers in 2 languages »stars riddles » Whose heads are on the flag of Sardinia?Moors. The flag represents four Moorish invaders blindfolded for execution (Moors cut heads are also popular in Spanish emblems). A regional law approved in 1999 changed the flag, with the bandages now encircling the forehead.average 60% MoorsMoors60%peasantspeasants6%sailorssailors25%dancersdancers8%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 13106 answers in 4 languages »history of Italy riddles » What is written on the Saudi Arabia flag?Declaration of belief. The shahada is the Muslim declaration of belief in the oneness of God and acceptance of Muhammad as God’s prophet. The declaration in its shortest form reads: There is no god but God, Muhammad is the messenger of God.average 61% a praise of the kinga praise of the king5%"Saudi Arabia""Saudi Arabia"10%a call to fight for the countrya call to fight for the country22%declaration of beliefdeclaration of belief61%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 13814 answers in 2 languages »Saudi Arabia riddles » Where was this photo taken?At the British Royal Navy ship. Since 1864 the White Ensign has been reserved to the Royal Navy. British yachts owned by members of the Royal Yacht Squadron are authorised to apply for a permit to wear this ensign.average 61% at the British commerce shipat the British commerce ship12%at the British Royal Navy shipat the British Royal Navy ship61%at the Canadian shipat the Canadian ship8%in the Tower of Londonin the Tower of London16%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 9023 answers in 4 languages »ships riddles » Southern Cross constellation is visible on its flag. Which country is that?New Zealand. Southern Cross or simply Crux is a constellation visible only on southern hemisphere of Earth. There is a number of countries that placed it on their national flags: New Zealand, Papua-New Guinea, Samoa, Australia and Brasil.average 61% MadagascarMadagascar8%New ZealandNew Zealand61%FijiFiji18%PhilipinesPhilipines11%Created by: Paweł Sokół. Statistics based on 6626 answers in 2 languages »countries riddles » How many countries in the world have non-quadrilateral national flag?One. Nepal is the only country in the world with non-quadrilateral national flag. Until 1962, the flag's emblems, the sun and the crescent moon, had human faces. They were removed to modernize the flag.average 63% nonenone8%oneone63%twotwo19%threethree8%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 14059 answers in 4 languages »geography riddles » Play flags quiz and see all the questions.