10 most difficult maps riddles A list of ten (out of 24) maps related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Maps quiz Which desert has this famous "eye"?Sahara. The Richat Structure in Mauritania, also known as the Eye of the Sahara, was interpreted as an asteroid impact structure, but no evidence for shock metamorphism has been found. Today scientists believe that it is a huge (40 km in diameter) and deeply eroded geologic dome.very hard 24% NamibNamib20%GobiGobi31%SaharaSahara24%MojaveMojave24%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 7630 answers in 2 languages »deserts of Africa riddles » Where is the city known previously as Saigon?At point 1. Ho Chi Minh City is the largest city in Vietnam. Under the name Saigon, it was the capital of the French colony of Cochin-china and later of the independent republic of South Vietnam from 1955–75. very hard 26% at point 1at point 126%at point 2at point 234%at point 3at point 327%at point 4at point 410%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8170 answers in 2 languages »Vietnam riddles » What is the name of this distinctive sandy desert north to Tibet?Taklamakan is the world's second largest shifting sand desert with about 85% made up of shifting sand dunes. Because it lies in the rain shadow of the Himalayas, Taklamakan is a paradigmatic cold desert climate. During the 2008 Chinese winter storms episode, the Taklamakan was reported to be covered for the first time in its entirety with a thin layer of snow reaching 4 centimeters (1.6 in).very hard 33% KarakumKarakum14%Tian ShanTian Shan10%TaklamakanTaklamakan33%GobiGobi41%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 16079 answers in 2 languages »geography of China riddles » Where is Hong Kong?At point 2. Hong Kong is situated in the Pearl River Delta.very hard 34% at point 1at point 119%at point 2at point 234%at point 3at point 326%at point 4at point 419%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 13549 answers in 2 languages »geography of Asia riddles » Where is Beijing?At point 1. Beijing is located in northern China. Its name, which means "Northern Capital", was applied to the city in 1403 during the Ming Dynasty to distinguish the city from Nanjing (the "Southern Capital").very hard 37% at point 1at point 137%at point 2at point 227%at point 3at point 324%at point 4at point 410%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 24652 answers in 2 languages »Far East riddles » What is the name of the line on the map which joins points of equal rainfall?Isyhyet joins points where the amount of precipitation (rainfall, snow etc) is the same. hard 40% IsohigraIsohigra8%IsohydraIsohydra39%IydroizohipsaIydroizohipsa11%IsyhyetIsyhyet40%Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczyk. Statistics based on 12998 answers in 2 languages »meteorology riddles » What is approximate distance from Gdańsk (Poland) to Gogolewo (Russia) in a straight line?Ok. 100 km. Gogolewo is located in the Kaliningrad Oblast, so the distance is small.hard 42% ok. 10 kmok. 10 km8%ok. 100 kmok. 100 km42%ok. 1000 kmok. 1000 km23%ok. 10000 kmok. 10000 km25%Created by: lukasz Poland. Statistics based on 1140 answers in 2 languages »Poland riddles » Where is Tokyo?At point 4. Tokyo has numerous outlying islands, which extend as far as 1850 km from central Tokyo. Because of the islands' distance from the administrative headquarters of the metropolitan government in Shinjuku, local offices administer them.hard 44% at point 1at point 18%at point 2at point 216%at point 3at point 330%at point 4at point 444%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 25176 answers in 2 languages »geography of Japan riddles » Where is Shanghai?At point 2. Shanghai is the largest city by population in the People's Republic of China. It is located in the delta of the Yangtze.hard 44% at point 1at point 123%at point 2at point 244%at point 3at point 323%at point 4at point 48%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 19725 answers in 2 languages »China riddles » Polish motor way A3 will not be build. By which cities it was supposed to run?Szczecin and Zielona Góra. A3 Motorway was planned to build in 1993-2001. Then it was changed with Two-lane expressway S3 because of little high intensity of vehicle traffic assessed.hard 44% Szczecin and Zielona GóraSzczecin and Zielona Góra44%Wroclaw and BydgoszczWroclaw and Bydgoszcz20%Lublin and TorunLublin and Torun18%Cracow and LodzCracow and Lodz16%Created by: Matcek. Statistics based on 14563 answers in 2 languages »technology riddles » Play maps quiz and see all the questions.