10 most difficult Switzerland riddles A list of Switzerland related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Geography quiz Where do the Amishes originate from?Switzerland. The history of the Amish church began with a schism within a small group of Swiss Anabaptists in 1693 led by Jakob Ammann. In the 18th century, about 200 Amishes emigrated to the United States. Currently there are over 250 000.hard 41% the Netherlandsthe Netherlands35%GermanyGermany13%SwitzerlandSwitzerland41%SwedenSweden9%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 8078 answers in 2 languages »religions riddles » Where is emmentaler from?Switzerland. Emmentaler originated in the area around Emmental, a region by the Emme river in Switzerland, forming part of the canton of Bern. The cheese has characteristic large holes. Historically, the holes were a sign of imperfection (the cheese was 'lacking substance' inside), and until modern times, cheese makers would try to avoid themhard 45% BelgiumBelgium8%SwitzerlandSwitzerland45%NetherlandsNetherlands42%GermanyGermany4%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8235 answers in 2 languages »cuisine 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 Switzerland26%France and ItalyFrance and Italy50%Switzerland and ItalySwitzerland and Italy15%Switzerland and AustriaSwitzerland and Austria7%Created by: Debbie Fox. Statistics based on 9187 answers in 2 languages »Alps riddles » Switzerland is a member ofUnited Nations. Switzerland has been a neutral country since Vienna Congress of 1815 marking the fall of Napoleon Bonaparte. It barely joined United Nations on September 10th 2002 thanks to 52% majority vote in countrywide referendum.hard 51% European UnionEuropean Union4%United NationsUnited Nations51%United Nations and European UnionUnited Nations and European Union10%neither United Nations nor European Unionneither United Nations nor European Union33%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 5717 answers in 2 languages »United Nations riddles » Which country banned motor racing from 1958 to 2007?Switzerland. In 1958 motor racing was banned by the Swiss government as an unsafe spectator sport following the death of 80 people at the 1955 24 Hours of Le Mans race. The Swiss Grand Prix was held in 1975 and 1982 in France. The ban continued until 2007.hard 52% RussiaRussia15%SwitzerlandSwitzerland52%GreeceGreece11%MalaysiaMalaysia19%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 12544 answers in 4 languages »motor sports riddles » After what is the Jurassic period named?A mountain range in Switzerland. The Jurassic period is named for the Jura Mountains in between France and Switzerland, where many fossils have been found.hard 52% a type of ancient lizarda type of ancient lizard11%a mountain range in Switzerlanda mountain range in Switzerland52%a type of coal formed in that perioda type of coal formed in that period14%Latin for 'before mammals'Latin for 'before mammals'21%Created by: MarcusX. Statistics based on 8392 answers in 2 languages »Earth riddles » Which country is Grisons a part of?Switzerland. Grisons is the largest and easternmost canton of Switzerland.hard 58% FranceFrance11%SwitzerlandSwitzerland58%BelgiumBelgium8%RomaniaRomania21%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 1438 answers in 9 languages »Western Europe riddles » Which river forms the border between Germany and Switzerland?Rhine. The Rhine constitutes six different country borders: between Switzerland and Austria, Switzerland and Liechtenstein, France and Switzerland, Switzerland and Germany, France and Germany, Germany and the Netherlands.average 61% DanubeDanube19%NeckarNeckar11%RhineRhine61%ElbeElbe7%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 3302 answers in 9 languages »borders riddles » What is the most spoken language in Switzerland?German. Switzerland has four official languages: German (spoken by 63.3% of the population); French (22.7%), Italian (8.1%) and Romansh (0.5%).easy 75% GermanGerman75%FrenchFrench14%ItalianItalian4%SwissSwiss5%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 608 answers in 9 languages »languages riddles » What is the capital city of Switzerland?Bern is the capital city of Switzerland. With a population of 137,000 it is the fifth most populous city in Switzerland, after Zurich, Geneve, Basel and Losanne.easy 76% BernBern76%GeneveGeneve8%ZurichZurich11%ViennaVienna2%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 25433 answers in 2 languages »cities of Europe riddles » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.