Do You Know Switzerland?

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Do You Know Switzerland?

Switzerland officially the Swiss Confederation, is a federal republic in Europe. It’s not very big but it’s famous for several things, which you’ll have to know in order to pass this test!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Of how many cantons is Switzerland consisted?
    • A. 

      26

    • B. 

      27

    • C. 

      28

    • D. 

      29

  • 2. 
    What is the population of Switzerland?
    • A. 

      Between 7 and 8 million

    • B. 

      Between 8 and 9 million

    • C. 

      Between 5 and 6 million

    • D. 

      Over ten million

  • 3. 
    What is the name of the Switzerland's admission test to medical schools?
    • A. 

      EMS Swiss Admission Test for Medicinal School

    • B. 

      EMS Swiss Admission Test for Medical

    • C. 

      EMS Swiss Admission Test for Medicine

    • D. 

      There's no such thing

  • 4. 
    What percentage of Switzerland is covered by mountain ranges?
    • A. 

      90 percent

    • B. 

      50 percent

    • C. 

      85 percent

    • D. 

      70 percent

  • 5. 
    What other mountain range, along with Alps, runs through the country?
    • A. 

      Jura Mountains

    • B. 

      Pyrenees

    • C. 

      Ural

    • D. 

      Andes

  • 6. 
    What is the judicial capital of Switzerland?
    • A. 

      Bern

    • B. 

      Lausanne

    • C. 

      Geneva

    • D. 

      Basel

  • 7. 
    What small country is sandwiched between Switzerland and Austria?
    • A. 

      Andorra

    • B. 

      Monaco

    • C. 

      Liechtenstein

    • D. 

      Luxembourg

  • 8. 
    What is the French name for Lake Geneva?
    • A. 

      Lac Constance

    • B. 

      Lac Lausanne

    • C. 

      Lac Louis

    • D. 

      Lac Leman

  • 9. 
    What major river that flows to the North Sea, rises in Switzerland?
    • A. 

      Rhine

    • B. 

      Weser

    • C. 

      Danube

    • D. 

      Rhone

  • 10. 
    What is the name given to the warm, dry wind that occasionally blows in the Alps in winter?
    • A. 

      Sirocco

    • B. 

      Foehn

    • C. 

      Chinook

    • D. 

      Mistral