The most difficult geography of France riddles A list of geography of France related questions that are most often answered incorrectly France quiz 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 29% MartiniqueMartinique11%CorsicaCorsica48%New CaledoniaNew Caledonia29%GuadeloupeGuadeloupe10%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 7284 answers in 2 languages »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 York15%in Londonin London25%in Lyonin Lyon36%in Genevain Geneva22%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 9545 answers in 2 languages »geography riddles » On which continent is the main spaceport of the European Space Agency located?In South America. The Guiana Space Centre is a French and European spaceport near Kourou in French Guiana since 1968. The location was chosen as it fulfills the two major geographical requirements of such a site: it is quite close to the equator, so that the spinning earth can impart some extra velocity to the rockets for free when launched eastward, and it has open sea to the east, so that lower stages of rockets and debris from launch failures cannot fall on human habitations.hard 49% in Europein Europe20%in Africain Africa11%in South Americain South America49%in Asiain Asia17%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 16702 answers in 2 languages »astronautics riddles » Where was this photo taken?In Paris. The Arc du Carrousel stands west of the Louvre, not far from the more famous Arc de Triomphe de l'Étoile. It was originally surmounted by the famous horses of Saint Mark's Cathedral in Venice, which had been captured in 1798 by Napoleon. In 1815, following the Battle of Waterloo, Quadriga returned to Venice and the arc was topped with a copy.hard 54% in Londonin London2%in Parisin Paris54%in Berlinin Berlin34%in Madridin Madrid9%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 22634 answers in 2 languages »Where was this photo taken riddles » Who is the city of St. Louis named after?King of France. Louis IX (1214 – 1270) is the only canonised king of France, mostly due to his support and participation in the crusades. There are many places named after him, including the city of St. Louis, Missouri, and both the state and city of San Luis Potosí in Mexico. average 60% early Christian Martyrearly Christian Martyr19%king of Franceking of France60%translator of the Bibletranslator of the Bible5%founder of the Knights Templarfounder of the Knights Templar14%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 26577 answers in 2 languages »saints riddles » Play France quiz and see all the questions.