10 most difficult Germany riddles A list of ten (out of 35) Germany related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Germany quiz 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 4490 answers in 4 languages »festivals riddles » How many German states existed in 1950?3. 1949 ended strict occupation of Germany by WWII allies. The following states formed: Federal Republic of Germany of British, French and American occupation zones, German Democratic Republic in Soviet occupation zone, and Saar Protectorate administered by French Republic. The least one even participated in 1952 Olympic games of Helsinki despite presence of united German East/West team.very hard 29% 117%2254%3329%448%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 2316 answers in 2 languages »history 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 7124 answers in 4 languages »Berlin riddles » What company was the German car manufacturer NSU transformed to?Audi was created in 1969 as a result of NSU and The Auto Union company merge. The former NSU manufacturing plant in Neckarsulm is still used for Audi assembly, and the current Audi AG shares trade under the ticker symbol "NSU".hard 40% PorschePorsche13%AudiAudi40%OpelOpel23%TrabantTrabant22%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 14602 answers in 2 languages »car brands riddles » Which river flows through Hamburg?Elbe. Hamburg is the second largest port in Europe despite being 110 km from theNorth Sea, thanks to the wide and deep Elbe River.hard 42% ElbeElbe42%RhineRhine44%OderOder6%DanubeDanube6%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 4659 answers in 9 languages »rivers riddles » When is Oktoberfest held?In September. The world's largest beer festival once took place in October, but was eventually prolonged and moved ahead to September to allow for better weather conditions. Today, the last day of the festival is the first Sunday in October.hard 43% in Septemberin September43%in Octoberin October46%in Novemberin November8%in Decemberin December1%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 9451 answers in 2 languages »festivals riddles » What is the name of the second largest city in Germany? (after Berlin)Hamburg, with its 1.7 Million of inhabitants, is the second largest city after Berlin (3.4 Million). The largest urban area in Germany is the Rhine-Ruhr metropolitan region with 11M.hard 44% HamburgHamburg44%MunichMunich38%CologneCologne5%FrankfurtFrankfurt11%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 23460 answers in 2 languages »geography of Germany riddles » Berlin Quadriga was once looted by invading army that captured Berlin. Where was it taken to?Paris. After the 1806 Prussian defeat, Napoleon was the first to use the Brandenburg Gate for a triumphal procession and took the Quadriga to Paris. It was restored in 1814, after Napoleon's defeat and the Prussian occupation of Paris.hard 45% MoscowMoscow37%WarsawWarsaw6%ParisParis45%StockholmStockholm10%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 15919 answers in 4 languages »history of Germany riddles » Which German language dialect did Adolf Hitler speak?Bavarian. Hitler was born in Austria. But when he was three, his family moved to Passau, Germany. There he acquired the distinctive lower Bavarian dialect, rather than Austrian German, which marked his speech throughout his life. When Hitler was five, his family relocated back to Austria.hard 45% AustrianAustrian43%BavarianBavarian45%SwabianSwabian7%North Low SaxonNorth Low Saxon3%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 21066 answers in 2 languages »Nazis riddles » How many countries use German as the official language?6. German is the official language in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, Liechtenstein and Luxembourg. It is also used in South Tyrol, a part of Italy.hard 48% 226%3330%6648%171714%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 451 answers in 9 languages »languages riddles » Play Germany quiz and see all the questions.