How Much You Know About Italy?

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Italy Quizzes & Trivia

Most movies depict Italy as the place plagued with gang rivalry, and this is somehow true according to some historical facts. Italy's history can be felt as you walk through the street, park, or museum. Did you know that the city of Pompeii is known for its embarrassing art? Take this test and see how much you know about Italy.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many regions there are in Italy?
    • A. 

      18

    • B. 

      19

    • C. 

      20

    • D. 

      21

    • E. 

      22

  • 2. 
    The sea by the city of Ancona is
    • A. 

      Adriatic

    • B. 

      Ionian

    • C. 

      Ligurian

    • D. 

      Tyrrhenian

  • 3. 
    One of the following foods is not Italian
    • A. 

      Panzanella

    • B. 

      Caciucco

    • C. 

      Crauti

    • D. 

      Tiramisu

    • E. 

      Piadina

  • 4. 
    Siena is in Umbria
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 5. 
    One of the following Operas is not by Giacomo Puccini
    • A. 

      Turandot

    • B. 

      Boheme

    • C. 

      Il Trovatore

    • D. 

      Manon Lescaut

    • E. 

      Il Trittico

  • 6. 
    One of the main ingredients of Arancini is Orange juice
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 7. 
    One of the following cities is not crossed by the Arno River
    • A. 

      Pisa

    • B. 

      Florence

    • C. 

      Lucca

    • D. 

      Pontedera

    • E. 

      Empoli

  • 8. 
    Which 3 regions share the Garda Lake?
    • A. 

      Lombardy, Veneto, Friuli

    • B. 

      Veneto, Trentino, Friuli

    • C. 

      Trentino, Veneto, Lombardy

    • D. 

      Lombardy, Piedmont, Aosta Valley

    • E. 

      Piedmont, Trentino, Lombardy

  • 9. 
    Before Rome, Italy's capital was Turin
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 10. 
    Pasta Alfredo was named after the Italian anthem's composer Alfredo Mameli
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 11. 
    How many famous hills there are in Rome?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      7

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      10

    • E. 

      3

  • 12. 
    One of the following is not a Roman road
    • A. 

      Via Aurelia

    • B. 

      Via Apulia

    • C. 

      Via Cassia

    • D. 

      Via Emilia

    • E. 

      Via Appia

  • 13. 
    Cremona, Milano, Pavia, Lodi, Como, Bergamo are in Lombardy
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 14. 
    The only way to get to Venice is by boat
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 15. 
    The island of Capri is in the region Lazio
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 16. 
    One of these regions is not touched by the sea
    • A. 

      Abruzzo

    • B. 

      Friuli

    • C. 

      Basilicata

    • D. 

      Lombardy

    • E. 

      Molise