The most difficult Latin riddles A list of Latin related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Chemical elements quiz Which color has the greatest albedo?White. Albedo in Latin is simply "whiteness". It is the reflecting power of a surface - the ratio of reflected radiation from the surface to incident radiation upon it.hard 46% whitewhite46%blueblue15%redred25%blackblack12%Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczyk. Statistics based on 2849 answers in 2 languages »meteorology riddles » Which chemical element forms compounds which are typically intensely colored?Chromium. The name of chromium means colour in Greek. Its compounds are used as pigments, including chrome yellow which had been used to paint school buses and chromium oxides used as a green color in glassmaking. Natural rubies are colored red due to chromium ions.hard 48% zinczinc20%lithiumlithium16%chromiumchromium48%vanadiumvanadium15%Created by: life-o-holic. Statistics based on 6639 answers in 4 languages »colors riddles » Which country derives its name from the word "South"?Australia. "Australis" means "South" in Latin. Following European discovery, names for the Australian landmass were often references to the legendary Terra Australis Incognita - an "unknown land of the South" which appeared on many maps since Roman times.hard 53% EgyptEgypt16%ArgentinaArgentina17%AustraliaAustralia53%GeorgiaGeorgia11%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 14731 answers in 2 languages »geography of Australia riddles » Which chemical element was discovered in Russia?Ruthenium was discovered in 1844 by the Beltic German sciencist Karl Ernst Claus at the Kazan State University. He named it after Ruthenia, the Latin word for Rus',.hard 56% titaniumtitanium19%boronboron18%rutheniumruthenium56%magnesiummagnesium5%Created by: life-o-holic. Statistics based on 8304 answers in 2 languages »discoveries riddles » Where was scandium chemical element discovered?In Sweden. Scandium was discovered in 1879 by Lars Fredrik Nilson at the Uppsala University. He named it from the Latin word Scandia meaning "Scandinavia"easy 72% in Francein France7%in Russiain Russia11%in Germanyin Germany7%in Swedenin Sweden72%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8265 answers in 2 languages »Sweden riddles » Play chemical elements quiz and see all the questions.