Basic General Knowledge Quiz On Switzerland

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Basic General Knowledge Quiz On Switzerland

Switzerland is a small country comfortably lodged in the middle of France, Italy, Germany, and Austria. It is known to be small but also very rich and often seen as a fiscal paradise for some. It uses its own currency and is mostly peaceful and very clean with struct rules regarding littering around cities. So, what do you know about this small country? Take our quiz and find out now.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What's the overall population of Switzerland?
    • A. 

      8 million

    • B. 

      10 million

    • C. 

      12 million

    • D. 

      14 million

  • 2. 
    What's the capital city of Switzerland?
    • A. 

      Bern

    • B. 

      Geneva

    • C. 

      Uri

    • D. 

      Glarus

  • 3. 
    In what year was it ranked as the world's wealthiest country?
    • A. 

      2011

    • B. 

      2010

    • C. 

      2009

    • D. 

      2008

  • 4. 
    What is one of the largest Swiss companies per income?
    • A. 

      Nestle

    • B. 

      Cadbury

    • C. 

      Pepsi

    • D. 

      Hugo Boss

  • 5. 
    What are the largest exported goods?
    • A. 

      Watches

    • B. 

      Chemicals

    • C. 

      Machinery

    • D. 

      Chocolates

  • 6. 
    What was its foreign population in 2004?
    • A. 

      20.2%

    • B. 

      21.8%

    • C. 

      22%

    • D. 

      23%

  • 7. 
    What is the most important economic sector in Switzerland?
    • A. 

      Servicing

    • B. 

      Packaging

    • C. 

      Manufacturing

    • D. 

      Electronics

  • 8. 
    How many of Swiss residents own their home?
    • A. 

      37%

    • B. 

      40%

    • C. 

      42%

    • D. 

      50%

  • 9. 
    How many universities are there in Switzerland?
    • A. 

      6

    • B. 

      8

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      12

  • 10. 
    In what year was the first Swiss university founded?
    • A. 

      In 1460

    • B. 

      In 1450

    • C. 

      In 1480

    • D. 

      In 1490