10 most difficult Mexico riddles A list of ten (out of 20) Mexico related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Mexico quiz Who built and lived in Teotihuacan, the most impressive pre-Columbian Mesoamerican city?It is not known. The city is ancient - its largest pyramid, the Pyramid of the Sun, was completed by AD 100. It predates most known cultures of Mesoamerica. The origin of its founders is uncertain, and its original name is also unknown. It housed a population of about 150,000 people, making it one of the largest cities in the world at that time. very hard 25% MayansMayans21%AztecsAztecs36%IncasIncas16%it is not knownit is not known25%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 5757 answers in 2 languages »America riddles » Which European was the first to discover America?Bjarni Herjólfsson. Bjarni was heading to Greenland to visit his father in 986, when he drifted south and found himself near the coast of today Canada. Despite his crew eagerness, he refused to land and only attested the discovery of a land full of trees and hills.very hard 25% Bjarni HerjólfssonBjarni Herjólfsson25%Marco PoloMarco Polo7%Christopher ColumbusChristopher Columbus49%Amerigo VespucciAmerigo Vespucci17%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 2149 answers in 2 languages »discoverers riddles » Which battle does the French Foreign Legion celebrate each year?The battle of Camarón (Mexico). On 30 April 1863 a small infantry patrol of French Foreign Legion, numbering 62 soldiers and three officers was attacked and besieged by a force that may have eventually reached 3,000 Mexican infantry and cavalry. They made a defensive stand at the nearby Hacienda Camarón, with a plan to occupy Mexican forces to prevent attacks against the nearby French supply convoy. Only two legionnaires survived, but they stopped Mexicans for the whole day and reached their goal.very hard 32% battle of Yu Oc (Vietnam)battle of Yu Oc (Vietnam)13%battle of Borodino (Russia)battle of Borodino (Russia)10%battle of the Somme (France)battle of the Somme (France)43%the battle of Camarón (Mexico)the battle of Camarón (Mexico)32%Created by: Teddy. Statistics based on 8244 answers in 2 languages »history of France riddles » Who spoke Nahuatl?Aztecs. Many words from Nahuatl (like tomato, chocolate, chili, avocado or coyote) have been borrowed into Spanish, and since diffused into hundreds of other languages. The language is still spoken in Mexico. You can browse Wikipedia in Nahuatl at http://nah.wikipedia.org/.very hard 37% AztecsAztecs37%IncasIncas22%ApachesApaches20%InuitsInuits19%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 6887 answers in 2 languages »Amerindians riddles » Which of the following North American rivers has the lowest discharge?Rio Grande is the fourth or fifth longest river system in North America, but it flows through arid and desert regions. The average discharge is just 82 m³/s (St Lawrence: 10100, Yukon: 6200, Colorado: 1200). It is also very variable, occasionally rising to over 10000 m³/s or dropping to 1 m³/s. During portions of 2001 and 2002 the mouth of the Rio Grande was blocked by a sandbar. very hard 39% Rio GrandeRio Grande39%St LawrenceSt Lawrence23%YukonYukon19%ColoradoColorado17%Created by: Riho Ishii. Statistics based on 17833 answers in 2 languages »rivers of North America riddles » Where is the famous Cave of the Crystals?In Mexico. The cave near Naica, Mexico, was discovered in 2000 by miners. At that time, it was completely submerged. Today, the cave is accessible because the mining company's pumping operations keep it clear of water. Unfortunately, the crystals deteriorate in air, and soon may be lost.hard 40% in Switzerlandin Switzerland15%in USAin USA12%in Mexicoin Mexico40%in South Africain South Africa30%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 12553 answers in 4 languages »geography of Mexico riddles » Which country borders Mexico?Guatemala. Mexico borders United States, Guatemala and Belize.hard 46% GuatemalaGuatemala46%HondurasHonduras18%Costa RicaCosta Rica12%PanamaPanama22%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 4011 answers in 9 languages »Guatemala riddles » Which country in the New World has the largest number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites?Mexico. A number of pre-Hispanic cities put Mexico to the first place in Americas and sixth worldwide. There are 33 World Heritage Sites in Mexico, 21 in US, 19 in Brazil and 11 in Peru. hard 48% the United Statesthe United States20%MexicoMexico48%PeruPeru24%BrazilBrazil7%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 13454 answers in 2 languages »UNESCO World Heritage riddles » Which country borders Mexico and Belize?Guatemala borders Mexico, Belize, Honduras and El Salvador.hard 50% GuatemalaGuatemala50%NicaraguaNicaragua16%EcuadorEcuador14%PanamaPanama17%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 3282 answers in 9 languages »Central America riddles » What is the second largest city in Mexico, after Mexico?Guadalajara. The largest cities in Mexico are Mexico City (20.1 million), Guadalajara (4.4 million), Monterrey (4.1 million) and Puebla (2.7 million).hard 55% MonterreyMonterrey19%Ciudad JuárezCiudad Juárez12%GuadalajaraGuadalajara55%PueblaPuebla11%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 3321 answers in 9 languages »North America riddles » Play Mexico quiz and see all the questions.