European Quiz | Egm

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European Quiz | Egm

This Quiz was made for the eTwinning project "European Glossary of Music". 2010-2011


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
      How many times has Ireland won the Eurovision song contest?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      0

    • C. 

      7

    • D. 

      1

  • 2. 
      What’s the name of the best Polish ski jumper?
    • A. 

      Adam Małysz

    • B. 

      Robert Kubica

    • C. 

      Artur Boruc

    • D. 

      Kamil Stoch

  • 3. 
      What is the capital of Hungary?
    • A. 

      Bucharest

    • B. 

      Warsaw

    • C. 

      Budapest

    • D. 

      Vienna

  • 4. 
      Who is the best Portuguese football player?
    • A. 

      Figo

    • B. 

      Cristiano Ronaldo

    • C. 

      Nani

    • D. 

      Eusébio

  • 5. 
      The bohrán is a typical instrument from...
    • A. 

      France

    • B. 

      Ireland

    • C. 

      Poland

    • D. 

      Portugal

  • 6. 
      Which Polish city is famous for the Wawel Castle and the Jagiellonian University?
    • A. 

      Cracow

    • B. 

      Poznań

    • C. 

      Warsaw

    • D. 

      Gdańsk

  • 7. 
      Which river crosses Hungary?
    • A. 

    • B. 

      Seine

    • C. 

      Danube

    • D. 

      Thames

  • 8. 
      Which is the second most important city of Portugal?
    • A. 

      Espinho

    • B. 

      Faro

    • C. 

      Porto

    • D. 

      Coimbra

  • 9. 
      Which female singer from Girls Aloud is Irish?
    • A. 

      Nadine Coyle

    • B. 

      Cheryl Coole

    • C. 

      Sarah Harding

    • D. 

      Nicola Roberts

  • 10. 
      What’s the name of this cheese produced in the region of Polish Tatras?
    • A. 

      Tatra cheese

    • B. 

      Gouda

    • C. 

      Oscypek

    • D. 

      Bundz

  • 11. 
      Hungary has a common border with seven other countries. Which of the following does NOT border on?
    • A. 

      Austria

    • B. 

      Romania

    • C. 

      Ukraine

    • D. 

      Bulgaria

  • 12. 
      Portuguese people can prepare ‘bacalhau’ (codfish) in more than...
    • A. 

      37 recipes

    • B. 

      100 recipes

    • C. 

      500 recipes

    • D. 

      1000 recipes

  • 13. 
      This famous Irish writer is called...
    • A. 

      Victor Hugo

    • B. 

      William Shakespeare

    • C. 

      Goethe

    • D. 

      James Joyce

  • 14. 
      Pope John Paul II was born in…
    • A. 

      Wadowice

    • B. 

      Gdańsk

    • C. 

      Rome

    • D. 

      Poznań

  • 15. 
      Which of the following instruments is NOT a Hungarian folk instrument?
    • A. 

      Nyenyere

    • B. 

      Bagpipe

    • C. 

      Cimbalom

    • D. 

      Citera

  • 16. 
      Name the best known Portuguese wine (vinho).          
    • A. 

      Vinho do Dão

    • B. 

      Vinho Mateus Rosé

    • C. 

      Vinho do Porto

    • D. 

      Vinho Verde

  • 17. 
      Warsaw lies on the…
    • A. 

      Rega river

    • B. 

      Vistula river

    • C. 

      Warta river

    • D. 

      Oder river

  • 18. 
      Which of the following composers was NOT Hungarian?
    • A. 

      Hector Berlioz

    • B. 

      Zoltán Kodály

    • C. 

      Béla Bartók

    • D. 

      Ferenc Liszt

  • 19. 
      Which of these is a famous Portuguese music genre?
    • A. 

      Copla

    • B. 

      Yodeling

    • C. 

      Fado

    • D. 

      Daina

  • 20. 
      Which is the most southwestern country of Europe?
    • A. 

      Ireland

    • B. 

      Portugal

    • C. 

      Iceland

    • D. 

      Greece

  • 21. 
      What does "Sveiki" mean in Latvian?
    • A. 

      I feel cold

    • B. 

      My name is...

    • C. 

      Hello

    • D. 

      Sleep well

  • 22. 
      The most popular festival in Latvia is...
    • A. 

      Song and Dance Festival

    • B. 

      Eurovision

    • C. 

      International Contest of Young Pop Singers “New Wave”

    • D. 

      International Festival of Film Actors “Baltic Pearl”

  • 23. 
      The Kokle is a typical instrument from...
    • A. 

      Lithuania

    • B. 

      Latvia

    • C. 

      Estonia

    • D. 

      N.Ireland

  • 24. 
      Latvia lies on the eastern shores of the...
    • A. 

      Mediterranean Sea

    • B. 

      White Sea

    • C. 

      Black Sea

    • D. 

      Baltic Sea

  • 25. 
      Which is the longest river in Europe?
    • A. 

      Danube

    • B. 

      Rhine

    • C. 

      Tagus

    • D. 

      Volga