United States questions This is a list of recently added questions about United States. Play United States quiz and see all the questions. Which European was the first to discover America?Bjarni Herjólfsson. Bjarni was heading to Greenland to visit his father in 986, when he drifted south and found himself near the coast of today Canada. Despite his crew eagerness, he refused to land and only attested the discovery of a land full of trees and hills.Created by: smyruvery hard 25% Bjarni HerjólfssonBjarni Herjólfsson547Marco PoloMarco Polo169Christopher ColumbusChristopher Columbus1056Amerigo VespucciAmerigo Vespucci376discoverers riddles » What is the second largest city in the United States, after New York City?Los Angeles. The largest cities in the United States are New York City (8.5 million), Los Angeles (4.0 million), Chicago (2.7 million) and Houston (2.3 million).Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 61% Los AngelesLos Angeles2076PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia177ChicagoChicago1058HoustonHouston80cities riddles » Which country is Delaware a part of?United States. Delaware is the second smallest state in the United States, located on the Atlantic coast. The state takes its name from Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr, who was the ruling governor of the Colony of Virginia.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 55% United StatesUnited States1921CanadaCanada854South AfricaSouth Africa292AustraliaAustralia379geography riddles » Which country is Rhode Island a part of?United States. Rhode Island is the smallest state in the United States. Despite its name, most of Rhode Island is located on the mainland of the United States.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 68% DenmarkDenmark241United KingdomUnited Kingdom328United StatesUnited States1747NorwayNorway246geography riddles » Which country is Minnesota a part of?United States. Minnesota is the second northernmost U.S. state, after Alaska. It was colonized mostly by emigrants from Germany and Scandinavia, and the state remains a center of Scandinavian American and German American culture.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 88% CanadaCanada241AustraliaAustralia59JapanJapan36United StatesUnited States2474geography riddles » Which country is Maryland a part of?United States. Maryland is considered to be the birthplace of religious freedom in America. It was formed as an intended refuge for persecuted Catholics from England.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 77% United KingdomUnited Kingdom313United StatesUnited States2310GermanyGermany107AustraliaAustralia257geography riddles » Which country is New Hampshire a part of?United States. New Hampshire is a small state on the Atlantic Coast. It was one of the thirteen colonies that rebelled against British rule during the American Revolution.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 63% United StatesUnited States1665AustraliaAustralia136CanadaCanada388United KingdomUnited Kingdom449geography riddles » Which country is Wyoming a part of?United States. Wyoming is the the least populous state in the United States. The total population is less than 600,000.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 72% CanadaCanada304United StatesUnited States1924AustraliaAustralia175New ZealandNew Zealand257geography riddles » Which team won the most of NBA championships?Boston Celtics. Celtics dominated the League in the '60s winning 8 titles in a row and missing only one season of 1966-67. Boston total score is 17 championships. Next comes LA Lakers (16), Chicago Bulls (6) and San Antonio Spurs (5).Created by: smyruvery hard 24% San Antonio SpursSan Antonio Spurs45Chicago BullsChicago Bulls424Boston CelticsBoston Celtics278Los Angeles LakersLos Angeles Lakers380sport riddles » Which river flows through New York City?Hudson River. The river is named after Henry Hudson, an Englishman sailing for the Dutch East India Company, who explored it in 1609, and after whom Canada's Hudson Bay is also named.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 69% Potomac RiverPotomac River551Hudson RiverHudson River3030Saint Lawrence RiverSaint Lawrence River649Columbia RiverColumbia River155rivers riddles » Play United States quiz and see all the questions.