10 most difficult flags riddles A list of ten (out of 17) 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 Australian27%red is East India Companyred is East India Company21%red is a flagshipred is a flagship14%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 407 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 47% SwedishSwedish18%ScottishScottish30%FrenchFrench47%RussianRussian2%Created by: Riho Ishii. Statistics based on 17269 answers in 2 languages »history of France 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 51% Inti, the Inca GodInti, the Inca God51%El Dorado, the City of GoldEl Dorado, the City of Gold18%St. ManuelSt. Manuel6%none are correctnone are correct23%Created by: naypax. Statistics based on 16541 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 54% 484819%505054%515123%55552%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 9476 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.hard 57% MoorsMoors57%peasantspeasants6%sailorssailors27%dancersdancers8%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 20432 answers in 4 languages »history of Italy 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 57% Pillars of HerculesPillars of Hercules57%Faith and WorkFaith and Work8%Government and NationGovernment and Nation9%King and ChurchKing and Church25%Created by: Ines. Statistics based on 18903 answers in 4 languages »symbols 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.hard 59% a praise of the kinga praise of the king4%"Saudi Arabia""Saudi Arabia"11%a call to fight for the countrya call to fight for the country24%declaration of beliefdeclaration of belief59%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 22168 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 60% at the British commerce shipat the British commerce ship13%at the British Royal Navy shipat the British Royal Navy ship60%at the Canadian shipat the Canadian ship8%in the Tower of Londonin the Tower of London16%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 15013 answers in 4 languages »ships riddles » What kind of tree is on the Libyan flag?A cedar. Lebanese cedars were highly valued by all Middle Eastern civilizations. The Bible mentions them as many as 76 times. As a builder of the Temple of Solomon. Already in the year 118 were partially protected by the Emperor Hadrian.average 61% A pineA pine10%A firA fir13%A cedarA cedar61%A baobabA baobab15%Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowska. Statistics based on 16397 answers in 2 languages »Middle East 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 62% MadagascarMadagascar7%New ZealandNew Zealand62%FijiFiji19%PhilipinesPhilipines10%Created by: Paweł Sokół. Statistics based on 15492 answers in 2 languages »countries riddles » Play flags quiz and see all the questions.