10 most difficult seas riddles A list of ten (out of 110) seas related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Seas quiz The Caspian Sea, the largest lake in the world, is: North freshwater, south saltwater, east super salty. The Caspian Sea, fed by freshwater (sweet) rivers, mainly Volga (80%) and Ural in the north, is freshwater, while it's deeper, warmer and saline (1.2%) in the south. The salinity of Garabogazköl, shallow eastern bay is 35%!very hard 15% freshwater freshwater33% saltwater saltwater33% North freshwater, south saltwater North freshwater, south saltwater17% North freshwater, south saltwater, east super salty. North freshwater, south saltwater, east super salty.15%Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowska. Statistics based on 620 answers in 2 languages »Kazakhstan riddles » What is the origin of the name of the Tyrrhenian Sea?Name of Etruscans. The Tyrrhenian Sea is part of the Mediterranean Sea off the western coast of Italy. It is named for the Tyrrhenian people, identified since the 6th century BCE with the Etruscans of Italy. very hard 23% phrase "Terra Incognita"phrase "Terra Incognita"11%name of Etruscansname of Etruscans23%phrase "Terra Romano"phrase "Terra Romano"25%The cities of TyrThe cities of Tyr39%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 4506 answers in 2 languages »Mediterranean Sea riddles » When did the course of the Baltic Sea coastline finally form?About 2,000 years ago. The Baltic Sea is one of the largest brackish inland seas by area, and occupies a basin formed by glacial erosion during the last few ice ages. It is about 1,600 km (990 mi) long, an average of 193 km (120 mi) wide, and an average of 55 metres (180 ft) deep. The maximum depth is 459 m (1,506 ft).The current course of the shoreline was formed about 2 thousand years ago. very hard 23% about 5,000 years agoabout 5,000 years ago13%about 10,000 years agoabout 10,000 years ago38%about 3,500 years agoabout 3,500 years ago24%about 2,000 years agoabout 2,000 years ago23%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 316 answers in 2 languages »geography of Europe riddles » What is the strongest sea current?Antarctic Circumpolar Current. This cold sea current circulates the globe in the far south. It creates a zone of very strong winds and storms, by which sailing Cape Horn is such a challenge for sailors. Depth of current exceeds 3000 m.very hard 24% Antarctic Circumpolar CurrentAntarctic Circumpolar Current24%Equatorial Counter CurrentEquatorial Counter Current12%Gulf StreamGulf Stream42%North Atlantic CurrentNorth Atlantic Current20%Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowska. Statistics based on 4877 answers in 2 languages »sailing riddles » Which river flows into the Arabian Sea?Indus rises in the Himalayas and flows southwards into the Arabian Sea. Other large rivers of the Indian subcontinent: Ganges or Brahmaputra, flow into the Bay of Bengal.very hard 25% IndusIndus25%GangesGanges21%Syr DaryaSyr Darya15%Jordan RiverJordan River37%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 1931 answers in 9 languages »Pakistan riddles » Which island in the Baltic Sea is the largest?Zealand. The area of the Danish island of Zealand is 7031 km2. Swedish Gotland has an area of 3144 m2, Bornhom Denmark 588 km2, and Usedom 445 km2.very hard 25% BornholmBornholm32%ZealandZealand25%GotlandGotland33%UsedomUsedom7%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 1024 answers in 2 languages »Denmark riddles » How many countries lie on the coasts of the Caspian Sea?5. The Caspian Sea is the largest enclosed inland body of water on Earth. It is in an endorheic basin located between Europe and Asia. It is bounded by Kazakhstan to the northeast, Russia to the northwest, Azerbaijan to the west, Iran to the south, and Turkmenistan to the South East. very hard 25% 229%3332%4432%5525%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 1479 answers in 2 languages »countries riddles » To which country do Åland Islands belong?Finland. It is an archipelago at the entrance to the Gulf of Bothnia in the Baltic Sea belonging to Finland. It is autonomous, demilitarised and is the only monolingually Swedish-speaking region in Finland, hence the similarity of the flag above to the Swedish one.very hard 28% IcelandIceland23%SwedenSweden27%FinlandFinland28%NorwayNorway21%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 804 answers in 2 languages »Scandinavia riddles » What is the largest sea in the world?Sargasso Sea. The Sargasso Sea is a region of the North Atlantic Ocean bounded by four currents forming an ocean gyre. Unlike all other regions called seas, it has no land boundaries.It is distinguished from other parts of the Atlantic Ocean by its characteristic brown Sargassum seaweed and often calm blue water. Bermuda is near the western fringes of the sea.very hard 28% Sargasso SeaSargasso Sea28%Philippine SeaPhilippine Sea9%Coral SeaCoral Sea16%Mediterranean SeaMediterranean Sea45%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 530 answers in 2 languages »geography riddles » This is Sable Island, known as the graveyard of the Atlantic. It is about 109 miles southeast of Nova Scotia. What is the island origin?Post-glacial. Sable Island is believed to have formed from a terminal moraine deposited on the continental shelf near the end of the last Ice Age. It emerges from vast shoals and shallows which, in tandem with frequent fog and sudden storms, have caused over 350 recorded shipwrecksvery hard 29% post-glacialpost-glacial29%coralcoral23%volcanicvolcanic19%it is the top of a drowned mountainit is the top of a drowned mountain27%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 6452 answers in 2 languages »satellite photos riddles » Play seas quiz and see all the questions.