10 most difficult Germany riddles A list of ten (out of 23) 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 27% with the royal weddingwith the royal wedding27%with the celebration of German unificationwith the celebration of German unification11%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 3463 answers in 4 languages »festivals 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 31% Anti-fascist Protection RampartAnti-fascist Protection Rampart31%Atomic Safety WallAtomic Safety Wall8%Wall of PeaceWall of Peace49%Counterintelligence Fortified ZoneCounterintelligence Fortified Zone11%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 4882 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 42% PorschePorsche13%AudiAudi42%OpelOpel21%TrabantTrabant21%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 9513 answers in 2 languages »car brands 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 45% HamburgHamburg45%MunichMunich37%CologneCologne5%FrankfurtFrankfurt12%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 17166 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% MoscowMoscow36%WarsawWarsaw6%ParisParis45%StockholmStockholm10%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 11027 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 46% AustrianAustrian41%BavarianBavarian46%SwabianSwabian8%North Low SaxonNorth Low Saxon3%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 11427 answers in 2 languages »Nazis 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 49% in Septemberin September49%in Octoberin October43%in Novemberin November5%in Decemberin December1%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 7153 answers in 2 languages »festivals riddles » Which major German company was founded by the Nazis?Volkswagen was founded on 28 May 1937 as the "Society for the preparation of the German People's Car", by the Nazi German Labor Front. The purpose of the company was to manufacture "people's car" Volkswagen Beetle.hard 51% BayerBayer14%VolkswagenVolkswagen51%SiemensSiemens7%All of themAll of them27%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 14184 answers in 2 languages »Nazi riddles » Which of the following names indicates nobility?Herbert von Karajan. German 'von', when it is used as a part of a family name, it is usually a nobiliary particle, like the French, Galician, Spanish and Portuguese 'de'. In contrast to these, Dutch (or Flemish) 'van' simply means 'of', 'from' and is not an indication of nobility.hard 53% Vincent van GoghVincent van Gogh8%Jean-Claude Van DammeJean-Claude Van Damme6%Herbert von KarajanHerbert von Karajan53%All of the aboveAll of the above31%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 13576 answers in 2 languages »surnames riddles » Where is the world's longest line of suspension railway?Wuppertal. The 13.3 kilometres (8.3 mi) long Wuppertal Suspension Railway is the oldest electric elevated railway with hanging cars in the world. It was opened in 1901, and is still in use today as a normal means of local public transport, moving 25 million passengers annually (2008). The system was originally designed by Eugen Langen to sell to the city of Berlin, but never got there.hard 53% ViennaVienna8%ZurichZurich22%WuppertalWuppertal53%MunichMunich15%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8885 answers in 2 languages »geography riddles » Play Germany quiz and see all the questions.