10 most difficult mountains riddles A list of ten (out of 18) mountains related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Mountains quiz What is the farthest point on the Earth's surface from the Earth's center?Chimborazo, Ecuador, elevation 6,268 m (20,564 ft). Chimborazo location along the equatorial bulge makes its summit the farthest point on the Earth's surface from the Earth's center. Despite being 2,580 m (8,465 ft) lower in elevation above sea level than Mount Everest, it is 2,168 m (7,113 ft) farther from the Earth's center.very hard 34% Mount Everest, Nepal, elevation 8,848 m (29,029 ft)Mount Everest, Nepal, elevation 8,848 m (29,029 ft)34%Chimborazo, Ecuador, elevation 6,268 m (20,564 ft)Chimborazo, Ecuador, elevation 6,268 m (20,564 ft)34%Puncak Jaya, Indonesia, elevation 4,884 m (16,024 ft)Puncak Jaya, Indonesia, elevation 4,884 m (16,024 ft)12%Denali (Mount McKinley), USA, elevation 6,168 m (20,236 ft)Denali (Mount McKinley), USA, elevation 6,168 m (20,236 ft)17%Created by: Paul Caspack. Statistics based on 4913 answers in 4 languages »geography of South America riddles » What is the name of the highest mountain of the Dolomites?Marmolada. The Dolomites are a part og Southern Limestone Alps located in northeastern Italy. Marmolada (3342 m) is located about 100 kilometres north-northwest of Venice, from which it can be seen on a clear day.hard 43% CioccolatoCioccolato15%TiramisuTiramisu21%MarmoladaMarmolada43%GelatoGelato18%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 10994 answers in 2 languages »sweets riddles » Where is K2?At point 1. K2 is not in the Himalayas but the Karakoram Range. It is also one of the most remote of the world's highest peaks (hence lack of local name).hard 45% at point 1at point 145%at point 2at point 222%at point 3at point 319%at point 4at point 411%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 12216 answers in 2 languages »Himalayas riddles » Which state of the USA is that?Washington. Such large and rocky mountains are found only on the west of the North America. This is a photo of Mount Rainier over Tacoma, Washington, USA.hard 45% New YorkNew York5%Rhode IslandRhode Island21%WashingtonWashington45%PennsylvaniaPennsylvania28%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 11515 answers in 2 languages »geography of the United States riddles » This double peaked volcano is the highest mountain of a certain country. Which one?Russia. Two characteristic peaks of Mt Elbrus have two volcano craters. The eastern peak has an enormous crater 250m in diameter. hard 46% IndonesiaIndonesia18%RussiaRussia46%ArgentinaArgentina22%AustriaAustria12%Created by: MarcusX. Statistics based on 12629 answers in 2 languages »alpinism riddles » What is the longest mountain range in Europe? (not counting Ural)Scandinavian mountains are 1,700 km long. Carpathians - 1,500 km. Alpes and Apennines - 1,200 km. hard 47% the Alpsthe Alps19%CarpathiansCarpathians24%Scandinavian MountainsScandinavian Mountains47%ApenninesApennines8%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 11963 answers in 2 languages »Norway riddles » Which of the following European mountain ranges will rise the most in the next century?Scandinavian Mountains. The whole Scandinavia experiences uplift as a result of post-glacial rebound. In northern Europe, this is clearly shown by the GPS data obtained by the BIFROST GPS network. The average uplift is less than 1cm/year, but it may accumulate to 400m during next 10,000 years.hard 49% Carpathian MountainsCarpathian Mountains17%AlpsAlps21%PyreneesPyrenees11%Scandinavian MountainsScandinavian Mountains49%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 14095 answers in 2 languages »tectonics riddles » What is the elevation of the highest point in the kingdom of Denmark?Approx 3700 m (12000 ft). Gunnbjørn Fjeld is Greenland's highest mountain. It is a nunatak, a rocky peak protruding through glacial ice. The mountain is named after Gunnbjorn Ulfsson, the Viking who was the first European to reach Greenland.hard 49% approx 3.7 m (12 ft)approx 3.7 m (12 ft)4%approx 37 m (120 ft)approx 37 m (120 ft)12%approx 370 m (1200 ft)approx 370 m (1200 ft)33%approx 3700 m (12000 ft)approx 3700 m (12000 ft)49%Created by: Sandesh Sumnath. Statistics based on 8202 answers in 4 languages »Denmark riddles » On which border lies Mont Blanc?France and Italy. Since the French Revolution the issue of the ownership of the summit has spurred many debates. Previously, the entire mountain had formed part of the Duchy of Savoy and since 1723 of the Kingdom of Sardinia, one of the pre-unitarian Italian states. After Napoleon's victories in Italy, Piedmont was forced to cede Savoy and Nice to France.hard 50% France and SwitzerlandFrance and Switzerland27%France and ItalyFrance and Italy50%Switzerland and ItalySwitzerland and Italy15%Switzerland and AustriaSwitzerland and Austria7%Created by: Debbie Fox. Statistics based on 7821 answers in 2 languages »Switzerland riddles » Where does the name K2 come from?Name of the Karakoram Range. The name K2 is derived from the notation used by the Great Trigonometric Survey. Thomas Montgomerie numbered the most prominent peaks of Kararkoram K1 to K35. Next, these were replaced by local names, but K2 appeared not to have acquired a local name, possibly due to its remoteness.hard 53% name of Polish climber - Jerzy Kukuczkaname of Polish climber - Jerzy Kukuczka4%the fact it's second in height in the worldthe fact it's second in height in the world30%name of the Karakoram Rangename of the Karakoram Range53%the name "King George II"the name "King George II"10%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8615 answers in 5 languages »hard simple questions riddles » Play mountains quiz and see all the questions.