The most difficult kings of Europe riddles A list of kings of Europe related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Europe quiz Which country was ruled by William the Sailor King?United Kingdom. During his youth, it was not expected that William, being the third son, would became a king. He served in the Royal Navy in the Caribbean. He inherited the throne at the age of 64, after his two elder brothers died without leaving legitimate successors.very hard 30% PortugalPortugal43%SpainSpain13%United KingdomUnited Kingdom30%NorwayNorway12%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 3605 answers in 2 languages »nicknames riddles » In which city did Charlemagne, King of the Franks, reside?Aachen (modern Germany). The geography of the Kingdom of Franks varied over time, but it was centered on the Rhine and Meuse rivers in northern Europe. Charlemagne himself probably spoke a Rhenish Franconian dialect of Old High German. Eventually, the singular use of the name Francia shifted towards the region of Paris.hard 49% ParisParis12%Troyes (modern France)Troyes (modern France)22%Liege (modern Belgium)Liege (modern Belgium)15%Aachen (modern Germany)Aachen (modern Germany)49%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 13099 answers in 2 languages »history of France riddles » Which country was ruled by Henry the Navigator?Portugal. Henry the Navigator is regarded as the main initiator of what would be known as the Age of Discoveries. He was fascinated with Africa, which his fleet explored; most intrigued by the Christian legend of Prester John, whose lost kingdom he hoped to find. Under his direction, a new ship was developed, the caravel, which could sail further and faster than the contemporary ships of the Mediterranean.hard 55% EnglandEngland13%SpainSpain15%PortugalPortugal55%GenoaGenoa14%Created by: Park Youn-joo. Statistics based on 6816 answers in 2 languages »history of Portugal riddles » Which country was ruled by Basil II the Bulgar-slayer?Byzantine Empire. At the start of the second millennium, Basil attacked Bulgarians in order to restore territories the Empire had lost long before. He was said to have captured 15,000 prisoners and blinded 99 of every 100 men, leaving one one-eyed man in each cohort to lead the rest back home. Samuel, the ruler of Bulgaria was so shocked seeing his blinded army, that he died two days later.hard 59% BulgariaBulgaria19%RussiaRussia5%Byzantine EmpireByzantine Empire59%TurkeyTurkey15%Created by: Madman. Statistics based on 6442 answers in 4 languages »Byzantine Empire riddles » Which European kingdom other than Russia used the title "tsar" for its monarchs?Bulgaria. The title Tsar in slavic languages is derived from the Latin title for the Roman emperors, Caesar. It was first used in Bulgaria from 10th to 15th century, and in Serbia (in 14th century). Later, it was used in Russia - Ivan IV was the first to use it in 1547.easy 73% PolandPoland3%FinlandFinland4%BulgariaBulgaria73%RomaniaRomania18%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 10237 answers in 4 languages »Bulgaria riddles » Play Europe quiz and see all the questions.