The most difficult West Africa riddles A list of West Africa related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Africa quiz Which desert has this famous "eye"?Sahara. The Richat Structure in Mauritania, also known as the Eye of the Sahara, was interpreted as an asteroid impact structure, but no evidence for shock metamorphism has been found. Today scientists believe that it is a huge (40 km in diameter) and deeply eroded geologic dome.very hard 26% NamibNamib19%GobiGobi30%SaharaSahara26%MojaveMojave24%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 5591 answers in 2 languages »deserts of Africa riddles » Which country other than USA named its capital after the president of the United States?Liberia was created in 1847 by freed slaves from the United States. They established a government modeled on that of the United States and named its capital city Monrovia after James Monroe, a prominent supporter of the colonization.hard 42% Solomon IslandsSolomon Islands26%LiberiaLiberia42%SomaliaSomalia12%PanamaPanama18%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 18818 answers in 4 languages »geography of West Africa riddles » Where in the world does slavery still occur at the largest scale?In Mauritania. Today up to 600,000 Mauritanians, or 20% of the population, are still enslaved, mainly the "black Moors" of Haratin people. Though legally abolished in 1981, slavery did not become a crime until 2007, and since then only one person has been prosecuted for owning slaves. The issue of slavery is still powerful theme in the country's political debate.hard 52% in Sri Lankain Sri Lanka16%in Colombiain Colombia10%in Mauritaniain Mauritania52%in Saudi Arabiain Saudi Arabia19%Created by: Hitter smasher. Statistics based on 10219 answers in 4 languages »geography of Africa riddles » Where was this photo taken?In Africa. The sandstone cliff in Bandigara Escarpment rises about 500 meters high and has a length of approximately 150 kilometers. The area of the escarpment is inhabited today by the Dogon people, but small houses attached to the cliff face were built by the Tellem people, who were pygmies or "small red people". Tellem people dissapeared for unknown reason before the area was discovered by Europeans. Dogons describe the Tellem as possessing the power of flight.hard 55% in Africain Africa55%in South Americain South America12%in Mexicoin Mexico21%in Chinain China9%Created by: Steve Lamberty. Statistics based on 3586 answers in 4 languages »World Heritage Sites riddles » What is the name of the largest river in Senegal?Senegal. The country of Senegal is named after the Senegal River that borders it to the east and north.hard 57% OkavangoOkavango17%NigerNiger17%VoltaVolta7%SenegalSenegal57%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 10810 answers in 2 languages »rivers riddles » What is the dominant religion in Niger?Islam has been widespread in the region since the 10th century. About 99% of the total population of Niger are Muslims.average 60% christianitychristianity21%islamislam60%folk religionfolk religion8%hinduismhinduism9%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 9315 answers in 2 languages »Africa riddles » What is the dominant religion in Senegal?Islam has been widespread in the region since the 10th century. Today, about 96.4% of the total population of Senegal are Muslims.average 67% christianitychristianity14%islamislam67%folk religionfolk religion8%hinduismhinduism9%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 9592 answers in 2 languages »countries riddles » Play Africa quiz and see all the questions.