United States questions This is a list of recently added questions about United States. Play United States quiz and see all the questions. Which strait divides Asia and North America?Bering strait divides two continents: Asia and North America - Russia and USA. Due to this strait being on the Arctic Ocean and close to the North Pole, this area is cold and Bering Strait sometimes freezes. Created by: Lukas4<10 answersGibraltarGibraltar0BeringBering0MagellanMagellan0BosphorusBosphorus0Russia riddles » What is the highest face value of the US dollar?100 000. It is a banknote that does not exist in general circulation. There is a portrait of Woodrow Wilson - the 28th President of the United States who held this office in 1913-1921.Created by: Tschuka very hard 24% 1 0001 0002025 0005 0008110 00010 00068100 000100 000112currencies riddles » What city is the capital of New York state?Albany is the capital of the U.S. state of New York and the seat of Albany County. Roughly 150 miles (240 km) north of New York City, Albany developed on the west bank of the Hudson River, about 10 miles (16 km) south of its confluence with the Mohawk River. The population of the City of Albany was 97,856 according to the 2010 census.Created by: Tschuka very hard 24% RochesterRochester380New YorkNew York1586ManhattanManhattan441AlbanyAlbany772the United States riddles » What is the name of that gun, very popular during US Prohibition?Thompson. The Thompson submachine gun is an American submachine gun, invented by John T. Thompson in 1918, that became infamous during the Prohibition era. It was a common sight in the media of the time, being used by both law enforcement officers and criminals.Created by: Ninjaieasy 70% VikingViking331BrowningBrowning1944ThompsonThompson7283StenSten745prohibition riddles » Which musician used the stage name Satchmo?Louis Armstrong, nicknamed Satchmo; Satch and Pops; was an American trumpeter, composer, singer and occasional actor who was one of the most influential figures in jazz. His career spanned five decades, from the 1920s to the 1960s, and different eras in the history of jazz.Created by: Tschuka very hard 39% Ray CharlesRay Charles1300Scott JoplinScott Joplin2164Louis ArmstrongLouis Armstrong3054Frank SinatraFrank Sinatra1239music riddles » Which brewery was founded by Fritz Maytag?Anchor Brewing Company. Frederick Louis "Fritz" Maytag III is the former owner of Anchor Brewing Company in San Francisco. His revival of Anchor Steam beer inspired many other brewers to follow, and he is often considered the father of modern microbreweries.Created by: Tschuka very hard 28% BudweiserBudweiser258PaulanerPaulaner155Anchor Brewing CompanyAnchor Brewing Company199Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.95beer riddles » Which large IT company doesn't have its headquarters in the Silicon Valley?IBM is a company based in New York. The history of IBM is longer than the history of Silicon Valley.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 25% IBMIBM972AMDAMD975GoogleGoogle1088AppleApple760California riddles » How long were the construction works of the Empire State Building?1 year and 35 days. The construction lasted only one year and 35 days. Designed by Shreve, Lamb & Harmon, the building has a roof height of 380 m, and with its antenna included, it stands a total of 443.2 m tall. Its name is derived from "Empire State", the nickname for New York. As of 2017 the Empire State Building is the fifth-tallest completed skyscraper in the United States and the 28th-tallest in the world. Created by: Tschuka hard 40% 1 year and 35 days1 year and 35 days8932 years and 6 months2 years and 6 months5904 years4 years42627 years27 years319skyscrapers riddles » Wo killed William McKinley? (the U.S. president)Leon Czolgosz. Leon Frank Czolgosz was an American anarchist and former steel worker who assassinated U.S. President William McKinley in September 1901. Czolgosz was executed just over seven weeks later.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 35% Chester GilletteChester Gillette478Leon CzolgoszLeon Czolgosz2000Albert FishAlbert Fish862killer wasn't identifiedkiller wasn't identified2291history riddles » In which year did the tragedy known as "9/11" happen?In 2001. The September 11 attacks (also referred to as 9/11) were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda on the United States on the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001. The attacks killed 2,996 people, injured over 6,000 others, and caused at least $10 billion in infrastructure and property damage.Created by: Tschuka easy 71% in 1911in 191140in 1991in 199129in 2001in 2001266in 2011 in 2011 39disasters riddles » Play United States quiz and see all the questions.