10 most difficult France riddles A list of ten (out of 43) France related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly France 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 25% RomansRomans7%GaulsGauls63%GermansGermans3%There were no such peopleThere were no such people25%Created by: Nguyễn Ngọc Diễm. Statistics based on 3770 answers in 2 languages »comic books 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 30% Leonardo da VinciLeonardo da Vinci30%Napoleon BonaparteNapoleon Bonaparte46%Pope Pius XVIPope Pius XVI10%Charles de GaulleCharles de Gaulle12%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 6795 answers in 2 languages »renessaince riddles » What is the largest Island of France?New Caledonia, located east of Australia is almost twice as large as Corsica. New Caledonia used to be a penal colony. From the 1860s until the end of the transportations in 1897, about 22,000 criminals and political prisoners were sent to New Caledonia, among them many Communards arrested after the failed Paris Commune.very hard 30% MartiniqueMartinique10%CorsicaCorsica48%New CaledoniaNew Caledonia30%GuadeloupeGuadeloupe9%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 6769 answers in 2 languages »geography of France riddles » Which battle does the French Foreign Legion celebrate each year?The battle of Camarón (Mexico). On 30 April 1863 a small infantry patrol of French Foreign Legion, numbering 62 soldiers and three officers was attacked and besieged by a force that may have eventually reached 3,000 Mexican infantry and cavalry. They made a defensive stand at the nearby Hacienda Camarón, with a plan to occupy Mexican forces to prevent attacks against the nearby French supply convoy. Only two legionnaires survived, but they stopped Mexicans for the whole day and reached their goal.very hard 35% battle of Yu Oc (Vietnam)battle of Yu Oc (Vietnam)12%battle of Borodino (Russia)battle of Borodino (Russia)10%battle of the Somme (France)battle of the Somme (France)41%the battle of Camarón (Mexico)the battle of Camarón (Mexico)35%Created by: Teddy. Statistics based on 5961 answers in 2 languages »history of France riddles » Where is the headquarters of Interpol?In Lyon. With 190 member countries, it is the second largest intergovernmental organization after the United Nations by member states.very hard 36% in New Yorkin New York14%in Londonin London26%in Lyonin Lyon36%in Genevain Geneva22%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8003 answers in 2 languages »geography riddles » French Open, a major tennis tournament is named after French aviator Roland-Garros. What did he do?He flew across the Mediterranean Sea. Roland Garros gained fame for making the flight from Fréjus in France to Bizerte in Tunisia. The following year, Garros joined the French army at the outbreak of World War I. Garros is sometimes erroneously called the world's first fighter ace. In fact, he shot down only four aircraft; the definition of "ace" is five or more victories.very hard 39% he invented a monoplanehe invented a monoplane7%he flew from Paris to Londonhe flew from Paris to London37%he flew across the Mediterranean Seahe flew across the Mediterranean Sea39%he became the first fighter ace of WWIhe became the first fighter ace of WWI15%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 12437 answers in 2 languages »Paris riddles » The president of France is also a monarch of a certain country. Which country is that?Andorra is a monarchy headed by two co-princes – the Bishop of Urgell and the President of France. Hence, Andorra is the only European country in which the reigning monarch is elected at the regular intervals (every 5 years).hard 44% MonacoMonaco26%AndorraAndorra44%LuxembourgLuxembourg10%MauritiusMauritius18%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 7907 answers in 4 languages »Europe riddles » What does "Napoléon" mean on the bottle of Cognac?It's a blend in which the youngest brandy is stored for at least six years. According to the Bureau National Interprofessionnel du Cognac (BINC), the official quality grades of cognac are the following: V.S. ("very special") or ✯✯✯ (three stars) - for two years old; V.S.O.P. ("very special old pale") - for four years old; XO or Napoléon - for six years old (ten years from 2016), Hors d'âge - high quality product beyond age scale.hard 45% It's a French brand of brandyIt's a French brand of brandy30%It's a French quality certificateIt's a French quality certificate14%It's a blend in which the youngest brandy is stored for at least six yearsIt's a blend in which the youngest brandy is stored for at least six years45%It means the product is FrenchIt means the product is French9%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 3021 answers in 2 languages »alcohol riddles » How many countries use French as the official language?29. French is the official language of 5 countries in Europe (France, Monaco, Switzerland, Belgium, Luxembourg), 21 in Africa, 2 in Americas and 1 in Oceania.hard 45% 778%101017%131328%292945%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 224 answers in 9 languages »French language riddles » What is the tallest man-made structure in France? (not including broadcast antennas) Millau Viaduct. Designed by the French structural engineer Michel Virlogeux and British architect Norman Foster, it is the tallest bridge in the world. The P2 pier of the Viaduct is 343.0 meters (1,125 ft) tall, 19 meters taller than the Eiffel tower.hard 47% Eiffel TowerEiffel Tower27%Millau ViaductMillau Viaduct47%Tour MontparnasseTour Montparnasse9%Tour du Crédit LyonnaisTour du Crédit Lyonnais15%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8664 answers in 2 languages »skyscrapers riddles » Play France quiz and see all the questions.