The Ultimate World's Most Dangerous Roads Quiz
by Staff
Not all roads lead to Rome; some are actually so dangerous it might not matter where they lead. The world's most dangerous roads wind around mountains, run through frozen wastelands, and drop thousands of feet in elevation. Would you take the risk? Take our quiz to learn more about the five most dangerous roads on the planet.

Where does the Trans-Sahara Highway start?

  • Algeria
  • Morocco
  • South Africa

In which Nigerian city does the Trans-Sahara end?

  • Kano
  • Lafia
  • Lagos

How long is the Trans-Sahara Highway?

  • 700 miles
  • 1,400 miles
  • 2,800 miles

Which of these natural phenomena often hides the Trans-Sahara Highway?

  • earthquakes
  • sand drifts
  • tsunamis

In which country is the M56 Kolyma Federal Highway?

  • Japan
  • Korea
  • Russia

How cold does it get near the Kolyma Highway in the winter?

  • minus 30 degrees Fahrenheit
  • minus 70 degrees Fahrenheit
  • minus 100 degrees Fahrenheit

Which Russian leader ordered the construction of M56 Kolyma?

  • Lenin
  • Stalin
  • Malenkov

What happened to the prisoners who built M56 Kolyma?

  • They were fully compensated for their time and labor.
  • They received a reduced prison sentence.
  • They were overworked, starved to death, and the road was built over their remains.

Why is M56 Kolyma so difficult to cross in the summer months?

  • The road is too muddy to drive on.
  • The area is too hot to drive in.
  • The animals of the forest block the road.

Where does Halsema Highway begin?

  • Antipolo
  • Baguio
  • Manila

How long is Halsema Highway?

  • 9.3 miles
  • 93 miles
  • 930 miles

Halsema Highway snakes through which mountain range?

  • Cordilleras
  • Caraballos
  • Sierra Madre

In which country will you find the world's most dangerous tunnel?

  • China
  • Korea
  • Vietnam

Guoliang Tunnel cuts through which Chinese mountain range?

  • Daxue Mountains
  • Qionglai Mountains
  • Taihang Mountains

When was Guoliang opened to traffic?

  • 1972
  • 1982
  • 1992

How wide is Guoliang Tunnel?

  • 12 feet
  • 15 feet
  • 18 feet

In which country is North Yungas Road?

  • Belize
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil

How long is North Yungas Road?

  • 4 miles
  • 40 miles
  • 400 miles

What is the maximum elevation of Road of Death?

  • 10,000 feet
  • 12,000 feet
  • 14,000 feet

The custom on North Yungas is to grant right of way to whom?

  • trucks
  • uphill traffic
  • tourists