United Kingdom questions This is a list of recently added questions about United Kingdom. Play United Kingdom quiz and see all the questions. Which of the writers was a mathematician?Lewis Carroll. Lewis Caroll, author of "Alice in Wonderland" completed his mathematical studies at Oxford University, was a lecturer at this University. He wrote about 250 scientific papers in mathematics, logic and cryptography. He was interested in mathematical puzzles and numerical games.Created by: Kinga Fabijańskavery hard 38% Rudyard KiplingRudyard Kipling2076Lewis CarrollLewis Carroll4055Karol DickensKarol Dickens3010John Ronald Reuel TolkienJohn Ronald Reuel Tolkien1516writers riddles » What is the oldest football club of the world?Sheffield F.C. FIFA officially recognizes Sheffield F.C. as the oldest football club of the world. The club was established in 1857. The photo shows its contemporaneous team. The club is often referred to as "the ancients".Created by: smyruhard 54% Manchester United F.C.Manchester United F.C.2602Sheffield F.C.Sheffield F.C.5289FC BarcelonaFC Barcelona597Corinthians Sao PaoloCorinthians Sao Paolo1133soccer riddles » 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 72% United KingdomUnited Kingdom1627FranceFrance260PortugalPortugal105IrelandIreland249Northern 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 34% IrelandIreland275FinlandFinland108NorwayNorway182United KingdomUnited Kingdom303Europe 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 39% ItalyItaly270SpainSpain161United KingdomUnited Kingdom462SwedenSweden265geography riddles » In what ocean are the Hebrides?Atlantic Ocean. The Hebrides is an archipelago off the west coast of mainland Scotland.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 60% Atlantic OceanAtlantic Ocean1749Indian OceanIndian Ocean255Arctic OceanArctic Ocean423Pacific OceanPacific Ocean446Atlantic 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 69% Atlantic OceanAtlantic Ocean1862Indian OceanIndian Ocean172Arctic OceanArctic Ocean200Pacific OceanPacific Ocean440oceans 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 28% About 10 million years agoAbout 10 million years ago658About 1 million years agoAbout 1 million years ago571About 100,000 years agoAbout 100,000 years ago400About 8,000 years agoAbout 8,000 years ago639England 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 Kołodziejczykhard 40% in Italyin Italy698in ancient Romein ancient Rome556in Englandin England1341in Galileain Galilea681names 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 49% ArgentinaArgentina4268ChileChile1441United KingdomUnited Kingdom6618NobodyNobody1117Argentina riddles » Play United Kingdom quiz and see all the questions.