The most difficult UNESCO World Heritage riddles A list of UNESCO World Heritage related questions that are most often answered incorrectly History quiz The Temple of Debod is one of the tourist attractions of Madrid. Who built it?Egyptians. In 1960, due to the construction of the Great Dam of Aswan and the consequent threat posed to several monuments and archeological sites, UNESCO made an international call to save this rich historical legacy. As a sign of gratitude for the help provided by Spain in saving the temples of Abu Simbel, the Egyptian state donated the temple of Debod to Spain in 1968.very hard 23% MoorsMoors33%IberiansIberians23%RomansRomans20%EgyptiansEgyptians23%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 3875 answers in 2 languages »Madrid riddles » Who built and lived in Teotihuacan, the most impressive pre-Columbian Mesoamerican city?It is not known. The city is ancient - its largest pyramid, the Pyramid of the Sun, was completed by AD 100. It predates most known cultures of Mesoamerica. The origin of its founders is uncertain, and its original name is also unknown. It housed a population of about 150,000 people, making it one of the largest cities in the world at that time. very hard 25% MayansMayans21%AztecsAztecs36%IncasIncas16%it is not knownit is not known25%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 6693 answers in 2 languages »America riddles » Which civilization built these pyramids?Kingdom of Kush. The Kingdom of Kush was an ancient kingdom situated south of Egypt, on the confluences of the Blue Nile and White Nile. Approximately 255 pyramids were constructed at three sites (including Meroe listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site) over a period of a few hundred years to serve as tombs for the Kushite kings and queens. These steep pyramids differ from Egyptian ones and were constructed much later.very hard 38% ChineseChinese6%Great ZimbabweGreat Zimbabwe28%Kingdom of KushKingdom of Kush38%IncasIncas25%Created by: Sumit Tamang. Statistics based on 5000 answers in 2 languages »World Heritage Sites riddles » Whose heads lie on the slopes of Mount Nemrut, a major tourist attraction in Turkey?Various Greek and Iranian gods. Mount Nemrut is a 2,134 m (7,001 ft) high mountain in southeastern Turkey. Near the summit, a number of large statues of Greek and Iranian gods are erected around the royal tomb, which King Antiochus I Theos of Commagene built for himself in 62 BC. The heads of the statues have at some stage been removed from their bodies, and they are now scattered throughout the site.hard 44% hell guardianshell guardians9%various Greek and Iranian godsvarious Greek and Iranian gods44%servants and animals of Alexander the Greatservants and animals of Alexander the Great15%Assyrian army leadersAssyrian army leaders30%Created by: life-o-holic. Statistics based on 13628 answers in 2 languages »history of Turkey riddles » Which country in the New World has the largest number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites?Mexico. A number of pre-Hispanic cities put Mexico to the first place in Americas and sixth worldwide. There are 33 World Heritage Sites in Mexico, 21 in US, 19 in Brazil and 11 in Peru. hard 48% the United Statesthe United States20%MexicoMexico48%PeruPeru23%BrazilBrazil7%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 14810 answers in 2 languages »geography of Mexico riddles » This castle, known as "African Camelot", is inscribed as the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Where is it?In Ethiopia. Fasil Ghebbi is a fortress-enclosure located in Gondar, Ethiopia. It was built in 1636 by Emperor Fasilidies, who broke with the old tradition of the Ethiopian Emperors to travel around their possessions, living off the produce of the peasants and dwelling in tents. The unique architecture of Fasil Ghebbi shows diverse influences including Nubian, Arab, and Baroque styles.hard 48% in Ghanain Ghana13%in Ethiopiain Ethiopia48%in Tunisiain Tunisia25%in Senegalin Senegal13%Created by: Hitter smasher. Statistics based on 7464 answers in 4 languages »Ethiopia riddles » Which country has the largest number of UNESCO World Heritage Sities?Italy. There are 49 World Heritage sites in Italy; 45 in China, 44 in Spain, 38 in France and in Germany, 32 in Mexico and 30 in India.very easy 86% ChinaChina5%FranceFrance5%IranIran3%ItalyItaly86%Created by: Cleo. Statistics based on 7328 answers in 2 languages »Italy riddles » Play history quiz and see all the questions.