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 37% Rudyard KiplingRudyard Kipling2520Lewis CarrollLewis Carroll4842Karol DickensKarol Dickens3843John Ronald Reuel TolkienJohn Ronald Reuel Tolkien1795writers 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: smyruaverage 61% Manchester United F.C.Manchester United F.C.3168Sheffield F.C.Sheffield F.C.8577FC BarcelonaFC Barcelona716Corinthians Sao PaoloCorinthians Sao Paolo1596soccer 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.orgaverage 69% United KingdomUnited Kingdom3022FranceFrance496PortugalPortugal267IrelandIreland586Northern 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 32% IrelandIreland544FinlandFinland221NorwayNorway382United KingdomUnited Kingdom549Europe 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 36% ItalyItaly545SpainSpain398United KingdomUnited Kingdom938SwedenSweden695geography 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 Ocean2851Indian OceanIndian Ocean508Arctic OceanArctic Ocean789Pacific OceanPacific Ocean827Atlantic 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 67% Atlantic OceanAtlantic Ocean2910Indian OceanIndian Ocean265Arctic OceanArctic Ocean403Pacific OceanPacific Ocean713oceans 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 25% About 10 million years agoAbout 10 million years ago835About 1 million years agoAbout 1 million years ago752About 100,000 years agoAbout 100,000 years ago507About 8,000 years agoAbout 8,000 years ago722England 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 38% in Italyin Italy928in ancient Romein ancient Rome863in Englandin England1729in Galileain Galilea955names 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 47% ArgentinaArgentina5156ChileChile1699United KingdomUnited Kingdom7424NobodyNobody1312Argentina riddles » Play United Kingdom quiz and see all the questions.