United Kingdom questions This is a list of recently added questions about United Kingdom. Play United Kingdom quiz and see all the questions. Which country is Cornwall a part of?United Kingdom. Cornwall forms the south-west peninsula of the island of Great Britain.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 71% United KingdomUnited Kingdom414FranceFrance77PortugalPortugal26IrelandIreland66Northern Europe riddles » Which country is Gwynedd a part of?United Kingdom. Gwynedd is an area in north-west Wales, named after the old Kingdom of Gwynedd, which ruled the area in the 5th century AD. The name comes from the Old Irish language.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 29% IrelandIreland88FinlandFinland31NorwayNorway66United KingdomUnited Kingdom78Europe riddles » Which country is Cumbria a part of?United Kingdom. Cumbria is a county in north of England, on the border with Scotland.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 31% ItalyItaly83SpainSpain42United KingdomUnited Kingdom91SwedenSweden73geography riddles » In what ocean are the Hebrides?Atlantic Ocean. The Hebrides is an archipelago off the west coast of mainland Scotland.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 57% Atlantic OceanAtlantic Ocean643Indian OceanIndian Ocean100Arctic OceanArctic Ocean196Pacific OceanPacific Ocean178Atlantic Ocean riddles » In what ocean are the Falkland Islands?Atlantic Ocean. The Falkland Islands are about 300 miles (483 kilometres) east of the coast of Argentina.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 68% Atlantic OceanAtlantic Ocean780Indian OceanIndian Ocean67Arctic OceanArctic Ocean85Pacific OceanPacific Ocean207oceans riddles » When was the Great Britain separated from the European continent and became an island? About 8,000 years ago. Until about 14,000 years ago, Great Britain was joined to Ireland, and as recently as 8,000 years ago it was joined to the continent by a strip of low marsh leading to what are now Denmark and the Netherlands. Great Britain became an island at the end of the last glacial period when sea levels rose due to the combination of melting glaciers and the subsequent isostatic rebound of the crust.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 27% About 10 million years agoAbout 10 million years ago581About 1 million years agoAbout 1 million years ago492About 100,000 years agoAbout 100,000 years ago332About 8,000 years agoAbout 8,000 years ago540England riddles » Where were the Pre-Raphaelites active?In England. The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood was an artistic association of painters established in London in 1848. The group's intention was to reform art by rejecting what it considered the mechanistic approach first adopted by Mannerist artists who succeeded Raphael and Michelangelo. Its members believed the Classical poses and elegant compositions of Raphael in particular had been a corrupting influence on the academic teaching of art, hence the name "Pre-Raphaelite".Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykvery hard 36% in Italyin Italy572in ancient Romein ancient Rome441in Englandin England894in Galileain Galilea562names riddles » To which country islands known as Islas Malvinas belong?United Kingdom. Islas Malvinas is the name used in Argentina for Falkland Islands. The islands are controlled by United Kingdom, however Argentina has also claimed the soverignty over the islands since it gained independence in 1816.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 48% ArgentinaArgentina3763ChileChile1275United KingdomUnited Kingdom5671NobodyNobody999Argentina riddles » Who was referred to as "Bloody Mary"?Mary I of England. Mary restored Roman Catholicism after the short-lived Protestant reign of her half-brother Edward VI. Her sobriquet "Bloody Mary" was given by Protestant opponenets, as she had over 280 religious dissenters burned at the stake during the persecutions. Her re-establishment of Roman Catholicism was reversed after her death by Elizabeth ICreated by: globalquiz.orgeasy 73% Mary I of EnglandMary I of England6001Mary Magdalene, disciple of JesusMary Magdalene, disciple of Jesus265Mary Rose, a Tudor warshipMary Rose, a Tudor warship1069Mary Ann Nichols, the first murder victim of Jack the RipperMary Ann Nichols, the first murder victim of Jack the Ripper826nicknames riddles » Which country was ruled by William the Sailor King?United Kingdom. During his youth, it was not expected that William, being the third son, would became a king. He served in the Royal Navy in the Caribbean. He inherited the throne at the age of 64, after his two elder brothers died without leaving legitimate successors.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 29% PortugalPortugal1791SpainSpain541United KingdomUnited Kingdom1216NorwayNorway525kings of Europe riddles » Play United Kingdom quiz and see all the questions.