General Knowledge Quiz On St. Lucia

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All the questions in this quizz are about St. Lucia- past and present. It is intended to tap into the students intellectual to discover what they know about their country , St. Lucia.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    St. Lucia celebrates Independence on the 28th of February each year.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    St. Lucia does not celebrate Independence on the 28th of February each year. The correct date for St. Lucia's Independence Day is actually on the 22nd of February. Therefore, the statement is false.

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  • 2. 

    The first capital of St. Lucia was Soufriere.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is true because Soufriere was indeed the first capital of St. Lucia. Soufriere served as the capital from the time of French colonization in the 18th century until it was later moved to Castries in the 19th century. Soufriere is known for its scenic beauty, including the iconic Pitons, and its historical significance as the former capital adds to its charm.

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  • 3. 

    The caribs called St. lucia Iyanola.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement is false. The caribs did not call St. Lucia Iyanola.

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  • 4. 

    The Prime Minister of St. Lucia is appointed by the Queen of England.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The Prime Minister of St. Lucia is not appointed by the Queen of England. St. Lucia is an independent country and has its own government system. The Prime Minister is typically elected by the people of St. Lucia or appointed by the Governor-General, who represents the Queen as the head of state. Therefore, the statement is false.

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  • 5. 

    The Head of State in St. Lucia is Her Excellency, the Governor General.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is true because in St. Lucia, the Head of State is the Governor General. The Governor General represents the monarch, who is the ceremonial head of state, and performs various constitutional and ceremonial duties on behalf of the country. Therefore, the correct answer is true.

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  • 6. 

    St. Lucia's first World's Heritage Site is located in the town of Vieux Fort.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement is false because St. Lucia's first World Heritage Site is not located in the town of Vieux Fort.

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  • 7. 

    In the Eastern Caribbean St. Lucia lies between Martinique and St.Vincent.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    St. Lucia is indeed located in the Eastern Caribbean, positioned between Martinique and St. Vincent. This geographical information is accurate and can be verified.

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  • 8. 

    The art of Quadrille dancing was introduced into St. lucia by the East Indians.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement is false because the art of Quadrille dancing was not introduced into St. Lucia by the East Indians. Quadrille dancing actually originated in Europe and was brought to St. Lucia by the French during their colonial rule. The dance form has since become a significant part of St. Lucian culture and is performed during special occasions and festivals.

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  • 9. 

    The population of St. Lucia is approximately half a million people.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The population of St. Lucia is not approximately half a million people.

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  • 10. 

    Patois, a French based dialect is the second language of all St. Lucians.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement is false because Patois is not the second language of all St. Lucians. While Patois is widely spoken and understood by many St. Lucians, English is the official language of St. Lucia and is taught in schools. English is also commonly used in government, education, and business sectors. Therefore, it cannot be said that Patois is the second language of all St. Lucians.

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