United Kingdom questions This is a list of recently added questions about United Kingdom. Play United Kingdom quiz and see all the questions. Who won the Battle of Hastings fought on 14 October 1066?Normans. The Battle of Hastings was fought on 14 October 1066 between the Norman-French army of William, the Duke of Normandy, and an English army under the Anglo-Saxon King Harold Godwinson, beginning the Norman conquest of England.Created by: Ninjaihard 47% CeltsCelts1049Anglo-SaxonsAnglo-Saxons1533NormansNormans3127FranksFranks843history of England riddles » What is the name of the longest river in Great Britain?Severn. The River Sever is a river in the United Kingdom. At about 220 miles (354 km), it is usually considered to be the longest in the UK. It rises at an altitude of 2,001 feet (610 m) on Plynlimon, close to the Ceredigion, in the Cambrian Mountains of mid Wales. Created by: Tschuka very hard 19% AvonAvon117SevernSevern191TrentTrent80ThamesThames611the United Kingdom riddles » Where did the famous beer flood happen?London. The London Beer Flood happened on 17 October 1814 in London. A huge vat containing over 610,000 litres of beer ruptured, causing other vats in the same building to succumb in a domino effect. As a result, more than 1,470,000 litres of beer burst out and gushed into the streets, killing couple of people in the process.Created by: Ninjaihard 40% MunichMunich351ManchesterManchester287LondonLondon482BrusselsBrussels76London riddles » The person from the picture is Michael Jackson. Whom was he?Beer and whisky book author. Michael James Jackson was an English writer and journalist. He was the author of many influential books about beer and whisky. Jackson's books have sold over three million copies worldwide and have been translated into eighteen different languages. He is credited with helping to start a renaissance of interest in beer and breweries worldwide in the 1970s, particularly in the United States.Created by: Ninjaiaverage 64% opera singeropera singer136beer and whisky book authorbeer and whisky book author1314serial killerserial killer352British painterBritish painter246writers riddles » Which vehicle isn't a tank destroyer?Panzerkampfwagen V Panther. The Panzerkampfwagen V Panther was a German medium tank deployed during World War II. The others were tank destroyers.Created by: Ninjaihard 47% Panzerkampfwagen V PantherPanzerkampfwagen V Panther963JagdpantherJagdpanther206ArcherArcher503M18 HellcatM18 Hellcat373USSR riddles » Which country produced the first tank to be used in combat?Great Britain. The first tank ever produced was Mark I in Great Britain. Created by: Ninjaiaverage 67% Great BritainGreat Britain1244GermanyGermany276FranceFrance273PolandPoland60England riddles » Welsh Corgis have historically been used as ...Herding dogs. Welsh Corgis have historically been used as herding dogs, specifically for cattle. They are of the type of herding dog referred to as "heelers", meaning that they would nip at the heels of the larger animals to keep them on the move.Created by: Tschuka very hard 30% rat catchersrat catchers310guarding dogsguarding dogs76herding dogsherding dogs277dogs of the aristocracydogs of the aristocracy239dogs riddles » What is the title of the national epic poem of England?Beowulf is an Old English epic poem consisting of 3,182 alliterative lines. It may be the oldest surviving long poem in Old English and is commonly cited as one of the most important works of Old English literature.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 35% The Song of RolandThe Song of Roland1173BeowulfBeowulf1055KalevalaKalevala304Kings splendorKings splendor464literature riddles » What vegetable is the national emblem of Wales?Leek. The leek is the national emblem of Wales. According to legend the patron saint of Wales, Saint David, ordered his Welsh soldiers to identify themselves by wearing the leek on their helmets in an ancient battle against the Saxons that took place in a leek field.Created by: Ninjaihard 48% cabbagecabbage1147roserose929leekleek2407tomatotomato515symbols riddles » What is the name of the first Viking who became the King of England?Sweyn Forkbeard the King of Dennmark and Norway in 1013 after many tries finally has conquered British soil and announced himself as the King of England. Another Vikings that became the King of England were his son Cnut and William the Conqueror.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 17% Sweyn ForkbeardSweyn Forkbeard75Ragnar LothbrokRagnar Lothbrok83Cnut the GreatCnut the Great62William the ConquerorWilliam the Conqueror217Vikings riddles » Play United Kingdom quiz and see all the questions.