The most difficult universities riddles A list of universities related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Culture quiz Which university in Western Europe is the oldest?Bologne University (1088) is the oldest university in Western Europe. It was preceded by the University in Constantinople, which was estabilished in 849. very hard 33% Oxford UniversityOxford University17%Bologne UniversityBologne University33%Sorbonne UniversitySorbonne University20%Padova UniversityPadova University28%Created by: szymek. Statistics based on 6962 answers in 2 languages »Middle Ages riddles » Where is the main campus of the Columbia University?On Manhattan. The university was established as King's College by George II, and later renamed Columbia College in 1784 following the American Revolutionary War. hard 40% On The Canaveral SeashoreOn The Canaveral Seashore23%Near Niagara FallsNear Niagara Falls16%On ManhattanOn Manhattan40%Near The White HouseNear The White House19%Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowska. Statistics based on 5958 answers in 2 languages »New York riddles » Which institution awards the Pulitzer prize?Columbia University. Newspaper publisher Joseph Pulitzer gave money in his will to Columbia University to launch a journalism school and establish the Prize. The prizes are given annually to award achievements in journalism and photography, as well as literature and history, poetry, music and drama. The first Pulitzer Prizes were awarded in 1917.hard 53% TimeTime27%Swedish Royal AcademySwedish Royal Academy14%Columbia UniversityColumbia University53%United NationsUnited Nations4%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 14985 answers in 2 languages »awards riddles » What is the oldest University in the USA?Harvard. The college was established in 1636 as a college in the Bay of Massachusetts Bay, 6 years after its founding (the first British colony). Named after John Harvard's pastor, who donated her library and was dependent on her.average 64% West PointWest Point11%HarvardHarvard64%BerkeleyBerkeley7%StanfordStanford17%Created by: Muki. Statistics based on 12991 answers in 2 languages »history of the United States riddles » Since 1998, Harvard University wraps marble statues on its campus with waterproof covers every winter. Why?To protect from acid rains. The eastern third of the United States is significantly impacted by acid rain. Acids in the rain react with the calcium compounds in the stones like limestone or marble to create gypsum, which then flakes off.average 69% to protect from frostto protect from frost17%to protect from birdsto protect from birds7%to protect from acid rainsto protect from acid rains69%to protect from graffiti makersto protect from graffiti makers5%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 30690 answers in 4 languages »monuments riddles » Play culture quiz and see all the questions.