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1. The city of Perm, Russia is located in the European portion of Russia in the fifth largest federal district. In which federal district that shares its name with Europe's longest river is Perm located?
2. Like many important cities Perm, Russia lies on an important river. Measuring 1,805 km (1,122 mi) long, what river is the city of Perm located on?
3. There are seven administrative districts that make up Perm, Russia. Which of the districts is the most populous and is named after a Bolshevik chairman of the All-Russian Central Executive Committee from 1917 to 1919?
4. The city of Perm, Russia is a part of the larger Perm Krai region. Within Perm Krai is the largest underwater gypsum cave in the world. In what rural locality is this cave located?
5. The town of Usolye in Perm Krai was founded in 1606 and was known for its salt mines. A famous site in Usolye is a stately home of an influential Russian family. What was this rich family whose name is now featured in a popular beef dish?
6. Opened for visitors in 1980 and 43 km (27 mi) from the city of Perm, Russia, what is Khokhlovka, the site of a popular festival called Maslenitsa each winter?
7. The largest city by far in Perm Krai is Perm. Which city is the second-largest of Perm Krai and is home to the Uralkali potash mine that was the site of a massive sinkhole that opened in 2007?
8. About 85 km south of the city of Perm, Russia stands a beautiful white building that has been used as a monastery since the 1890s. With a name meaning 'white hill', what is this building?
9. The tallest mountain in Perm Krai reaches an elevation of 1,496 m (4,908 ft). What is the name of this peak that shares part of its name with the inventor of the Segway?
10. Occupying about 1.5% of the area of Perm Krai is a nature reserve that is named for a 415 km (258 mi) long river. What is this reserve that is home to thousands of fir and spruce trees as well as 36 species of mammals including the brown bear and grey wolf?
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