TRAVEL — QUIZ
Test yourself with this quiz!
How well do you know the countries of the European Union? Below there are 27 questions, one for each member state. How many can you get right?
Answers are at the bottom.
Empress Elisabeth of Austria of Austria is more commonly known under which name?
a) Anne Boleyn
c) Elizabeth of Bohemia
Belgium has 3 official languages. Which ones?
a) French, Dutch, German
b) French, Dutch, Italian
c) English, French, Spanish
d) English, French, German
Bulgaria is home to the beautiful Rila Lakes. How many are there?
Croatian cities like Dubrovnik and Split hosted the shooting of a famous tv show. Which one?
a) Game of Thrones
b) Once upon a time
c) Downton Abbey
d) Six Feet Under
Cyprus has the only divided capital in the world. What is its name?
6. CZECH REPUBLIC
Prague, in the Czech Republic, is home to the world’s oldest…?
a) Public toilet
c) Post office
Denmark has the world’s oldest _____ still in use.
a) National anthem
c) Water tower
Estonia’s flag has the same colors as only one other country in the world. Which one?
b) South Africa
c) The Maldives
In 2020, Finland ranked #1 in UN’s classification of…
a) Alcohol consumption per capita
c) Freedom of press
d) Heart diseases
Paris, France is home to the most visited museum in the world. What is it called?
c) Uffizi Galery
Germany has the largest population in the European Union. How many people?
a) 81 million
b) 97 million
c) 68 million
d) 86 million
How many islands, even uninhabited ones, are part of the Greek territory?
What is the name of Hungary’s national drink?
This famous beer is made in Ireland. What is its name?
b) Super Bock
Tourists throw approximately €1,000,000 into the most famous fountain in Rome, Italy. What is it called?
a) Trevi fountain
b) Trovoada fountain
c) Troti fountain
d) Prezi fountain
Latvia is the home country of the inventor of what?
b) Sliced bread
c) The cello
Which of these sports is Lithuania’s national sport?
Luxembourg has the highest of this in Europe. What is it?
a) Minimum salary
b) Crime rate
c) Birth rate
d) Unemployment rate
The country of Malta is made up of 3 islands. Malta, Comino and…
In the Netherlands, there are more _____ than people.
These little dumplings are a specialty of Polish cuisine. What are they called?
c) Śledź w oleju z cebulą
Portugal is the world leader in the export of which product?
b) Solar energy
d) Sulphuric acid
“Vlad, the Impaler” was a Romanian King, most commonly known as:
b) Jack the Ripper
c) Vil Vampire
These mountains are part of the Carpathians and located on the Slovakian border with Poland. What are they called?
a) The Dolomites
c) The Pyrenees
d) Balkan mountains
What is the name of Slovenia’s tallest mountain?
d) Gerlachovský štít
In the famous event of “Tomatina”, that happens every year in Spain, people throw what at each other?
b) Egg whites
c) Egg yolks
What is Sweden’s currency?
a) Swedish Krona
b) Swedish Dinar
c) Swedish Ron
- Austria: d / 2. Belgium: a / 3. Bulgaria: b / 4. Croatia: a / 5. Cyprus: d / 6. Czech Republic: d / 7. Denmark: d / 8. Estonia: a / 9. Finland: b / 10. France: d / 11. Germany: a / 12. Greece: c / 13. Hungary: d / 14. Ireland: a / 15. Italy: a / 16. Latvia: d / 17. Lithuania: a / 18. Luxembourg: a / 19. Malta: a / 20. Netherlands: b / 21. Poland: d / 22. Portugal: c / 23. Romania: a / 24. Slovakia: b / 25. Slovenia: b / 26. Spain: a / 27. Sweden: a