# European Maths Quiz

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Take a chance with our mighty Maths Quiz You can find mathematics everywhere, for example in the European Union. Enjoy looking for and answering the following questions

• 1.
Which French mathematician invented the Cartesian coordinate system?http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page
• A.

Leibniz

• B.

René Descartes

• C.

Élie Cartan

• 2.
Where is the first mathematician that won the Abel prize from?http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page
• A.

France

• B.

Germany

• C.

Spain

• 3.
What is the name of the Euro equivalent of a British penny?http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page
• A.

Cent

• B.

Dollar

• C.

Libra

• 4.
The number of members of  the European Parliament have been changed between 2007 and 2009. What’s the difference?http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page
• A.

+4

• B.

-49

• C.

+100

• 5.
What percentage of seats  has the first party  in the European Parliament got? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page
• A.

20%

• B.

90%

• C.

36%

• 6.
An inch is a unit of length in the imperial system. How many centimetres are there in an inch?http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page
• A.

5 cm

• B.

2.5 cm

• C.

25 cm

• 7.
Which is the most densely populated country in the  European Union:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page
• A.

Island of Malta

• B.

Germany

• C.

France

• 8.
Which shape is represented by the atomium?http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page
• A.

Hexagon

• B.

Dodecahedron

• C.

Cube

• 9.
According to a statistic published on the 19- FEB- 2010, which was the European member at the highest risk of poverty in 2008?http://epp.eurostat.ec.europa.eu/portal/page/portal/publications/collections/sif_dif
• A.

Latvia

• B.

Poland

• C.

Hungary

• 10.
What is the approximate size of the European Union area? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page
• A.

6,000,000 km2

• B.

1,670,000 sq mi

• C.

12,000,000 m2