The most difficult Paris riddles A list of Paris related questions that are most often answered incorrectly France quiz French Open, a major tennis tournament is named after French aviator Roland-Garros. What did he do?He flew across the Mediterranean Sea. Roland Garros gained fame for making the flight from Fréjus in France to Bizerte in Tunisia. The following year, Garros joined the French army at the outbreak of World War I. Garros is sometimes erroneously called the world's first fighter ace. In fact, he shot down only four aircraft; the definition of "ace" is five or more victories.hard 40% he invented a monoplanehe invented a monoplane7%he flew from Paris to Londonhe flew from Paris to London37%he flew across the Mediterranean Seahe flew across the Mediterranean Sea40%he became the first fighter ace of WWIhe became the first fighter ace of WWI15%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 12681 answers in 2 languages »tennis riddles » What was the maximum effective range of the Paris Gun?130 km. The Paris Gun was a German long-range siege gun used to bombard Paris during World War I. The gun was capable of firing a 94 kilogram (210 lb) shell to a maximum altitude of 40 kilometers (25 miles, 131,000 ft). It was the first time for human-made object to reach stratosphere.hard 47% 5 km5 km6%15 km15 km17%45 km45 km28%130 km130 km47%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 10355 answers in 2 languages »World War I riddles » In how many coffins was Napoléon Bonaparte buried?6. In 1840 Napoléon Bonaparte was buried under the Dôme des Invalides- large church in Paris. The sarcophagus was put up on a green granite pedestal and contains a nest of six coffins: one made of soft iron, another of mahogany, two others of lead, one of ebony and finally the last one of oak.hard 53% 119%3325%4410%6653%Created by: jonanion. Statistics based on 4861 answers in 3 languages »death riddles » Where was this photo taken?In Paris. The Arc du Carrousel stands west of the Louvre, not far from the more famous Arc de Triomphe de l'Étoile. It was originally surmounted by the famous horses of Saint Mark's Cathedral in Venice, which had been captured in 1798 by Napoleon. In 1815, following the Battle of Waterloo, Quadriga returned to Venice and the arc was topped with a copy.hard 56% in Londonin London2%in Parisin Paris56%in Berlinin Berlin32%in Madridin Madrid8%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 16747 answers in 2 languages »geography of France riddles » When is the Eiffel Tower the highest?July-August. The tower stands 320 meters (1,050 ft) tall, about the same height as an 81-storey building. Because of thermal expansion, the height varies by 15 cm (5.9 in) due to temperature.average 61% December-JanuaryDecember-January11%March-AprilMarch-April4%July-AugustJuly-August61%There is no differenceThere is no difference22%Created by: Steve Lamberty. Statistics based on 12394 answers in 4 languages »towers riddles » Who ordered the construction of Arc de Triomphe in Paris?Napoleon Bonaparte. The Arc de Triomphe honors those who fought and died for France in the French Revolutionary and the Napoleonic Wars, with the names of all French victories and generals inscribed on its inner and outer surfaces. It was commissioned in 1806 after the victory at Austerlitz by Emperor Napoleon at the peak of his fortunes.easy 70% Julius CaesarJulius Caesar11%CharlemagneCharlemagne9%Napoleon BonaparteNapoleon Bonaparte70%Charles de GaulleCharles de Gaulle8%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 5356 answers in 2 languages »monuments riddles » Play France quiz and see all the questions.