10 most difficult the United Kingdom riddles A list of the United Kingdom related questions that are most often answered incorrectly The United Kingdom quiz What is the name of the first Viking who became the King of England?Sweyn Forkbeard the King of Dennmark and Norway in 1013 after many tries finally has conquered British soil and announced himself as the King of England. Another Vikings that became the King of England were his son Cnut and William the Conqueror.very hard 17% Sweyn ForkbeardSweyn Forkbeard17%Ragnar LothbrokRagnar Lothbrok18%Cnut the GreatCnut the Great14%William the ConquerorWilliam the Conqueror49%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 437 answers in 2 languages »Vikings riddles » What is the name of the longest river in Great Britain?Severn. The River Sever is a river in the United Kingdom. At about 220 miles (354 km), it is usually considered to be the longest in the UK. It rises at an altitude of 2,001 feet (610 m) on Plynlimon, close to the Ceredigion, in the Cambrian Mountains of mid Wales. very hard 19% AvonAvon11%SevernSevern19%TrentTrent8%ThamesThames61%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 999 answers in 2 languages »United Kingdom riddles » What is the title of the national epic poem of England?Beowulf is an Old English epic poem consisting of 3,182 alliterative lines. It may be the oldest surviving long poem in Old English and is commonly cited as one of the most important works of Old English literature.very hard 35% The Song of RolandThe Song of Roland39%BeowulfBeowulf35%KalevalaKalevala10%Kings splendorKings splendor15%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 2996 answers in 2 languages »literature riddles » Where did the famous beer flood happen?London. The London Beer Flood happened on 17 October 1814 in London. A huge vat containing over 610,000 litres of beer ruptured, causing other vats in the same building to succumb in a domino effect. As a result, more than 1,470,000 litres of beer burst out and gushed into the streets, killing couple of people in the process.hard 40% MunichMunich29%ManchesterManchester23%LondonLondon40%BrusselsBrussels6%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 1196 answers in 2 languages »London riddles » Which vehicle isn't a tank destroyer?Panzerkampfwagen V Panther. The Panzerkampfwagen V Panther was a German medium tank deployed during World War II. The others were tank destroyers.hard 47% Panzerkampfwagen V PantherPanzerkampfwagen V Panther47%JagdpantherJagdpanther10%ArcherArcher24%M18 HellcatM18 Hellcat18%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 2045 answers in 2 languages »USSR riddles » Who won the Battle of Hastings fought on 14 October 1066?Normans. The Battle of Hastings was fought on 14 October 1066 between the Norman-French army of William, the Duke of Normandy, and an English army under the Anglo-Saxon King Harold Godwinson, beginning the Norman conquest of England.hard 47% CeltsCelts16%Anglo-SaxonsAnglo-Saxons23%NormansNormans47%FranksFranks12%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 6552 answers in 2 languages »history of England riddles » What vegetable is the national emblem of Wales?Leek. The leek is the national emblem of Wales. According to legend the patron saint of Wales, Saint David, ordered his Welsh soldiers to identify themselves by wearing the leek on their helmets in an ancient battle against the Saxons that took place in a leek field.hard 48% cabbagecabbage22%roserose18%leekleek48%tomatotomato10%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 4998 answers in 2 languages »symbols riddles » What are the ingredients of Earl Gray tea?Tea leaves and bergamot oil. The blend was named in honor of Count Charles Gray, who reportedly received it as a gift from the Hindu Rajah or Chinese Mandarin. The bergamot oil is added to the tea after the entire fermentation and drying process is completed, before packing.hard 52% Paraguay hollyParaguay holly6%Tea leaves and bergamot oilTea leaves and bergamot oil52%RooibosRooibos14%Only teal leavesOnly teal leaves26%Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowska. Statistics based on 12266 answers in 4 languages »cuisine riddles » Where was this photo taken?From Wales. The Welsh language uses about 600 thousand. people. The letter "w" is used to write a vowel, so words like the picture look like they are made up of an excessive number of consonants.hard 58% from Walesfrom Wales58%from Malaysiafrom Malaysia10%from Swedenfrom Sweden14%from Basque Countryfrom Basque Country16%Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowska. Statistics based on 19460 answers in 2 languages »alphabets riddles » The person from the picture is Michael Jackson. Whom was he?Beer and whisky book author. Michael James Jackson was an English writer and journalist. He was the author of many influential books about beer and whisky. Jackson's books have sold over three million copies worldwide and have been translated into eighteen different languages. He is credited with helping to start a renaissance of interest in beer and breweries worldwide in the 1970s, particularly in the United States.average 64% opera singeropera singer6%beer and whisky book authorbeer and whisky book author64%serial killerserial killer17%British painterBritish painter12%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 2048 answers in 2 languages »writers riddles » Play the United Kingdom quiz and see all the questions.