World Culture Facts Quiz: How Well You Know?

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World culture facts quiz: how well you know? Every country around the world has people, cultures, beliefs and sites that make it stand out. India has some colourful religious celebrations that people visit to spectate. How knowledgeable about some of them? Do you feel confident enough about your knowledge to think you can answer the quiz below? Do take it up and see what new facts you stand to learn about them.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    The Louvre Museum, in Paris houses the world famous paintings __________________ by Leonardo Da Vinci.

    • A.

      The Starry Night

    • B.

      Van Gogh

    • C.

      Monalisa

    Correct Answer
    C. Monalisa
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Monalisa" because the question states that the Louvre Museum in Paris houses world-famous paintings by Leonardo Da Vinci. The Mona Lisa is one of the most renowned paintings in the world and is indeed housed in the Louvre Museum.

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  • 2. 

    Sushi, sashimi and tempura are well known dishes of ______________.

    • A.

      Japan

    • B.

      Spain

    • C.

      Australia

    Correct Answer
    A. Japan
    Explanation
    Sushi, sashimi, and tempura are all traditional Japanese dishes that have gained international popularity. Sushi is a dish made of vinegared rice combined with various ingredients such as raw or cooked seafood, vegetables, and sometimes tropical fruits. Sashimi refers to thinly sliced raw seafood, typically served with soy sauce and wasabi. Tempura is a dish consisting of battered and deep-fried seafood or vegetables. These dishes are deeply rooted in Japanese cuisine and are widely recognized as iconic Japanese delicacies. Therefore, the correct answer is Japan.

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  • 3. 

    The traditional dress of Japan is the _____________.

    • A.

      Saree

    • B.

      Kimono

    • C.

      Kebaya

    Correct Answer
    B. Kimono
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Kimono. The kimono is the traditional dress of Japan. It is a long, loose robe with wide sleeves and is usually made of silk. The kimono is worn by both men and women on special occasions and important events in Japan. It is characterized by its vibrant colors, intricate patterns, and unique style. The kimono represents the rich cultural heritage and traditions of Japan.

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  • 4. 

    Europe's highest mountain ________________, is situated in the French Alps.

    • A.

      Everest

    • B.

      Himalayas

    • C.

      Mount Blanc

    Correct Answer
    C. Mount Blanc
    Explanation
    Mount Blanc is the correct answer because it is Europe's highest mountain and it is situated in the French Alps. Everest and Himalayas are not located in the French Alps and therefore cannot be the correct answer.

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  • 5. 

    The currency of France is ________________.

    • A.

      Euros

    • B.

      Dollars

    • C.

      Rupees

    Correct Answer
    A. Euros
    Explanation
    The currency of France is Euros. Euros is the official currency of France, as well as several other countries in the European Union. It replaced the French Franc in 2002 and is widely used for transactions within the country.

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  • 6. 

    A festival held in Spain, in which participants throw tomatoes at each other.

    • A.

      Holi

    • B.

      Thanksgiving

    • C.

      La Tomatina

    Correct Answer
    C. La Tomatina
    Explanation
    La Tomatina is the correct answer because it is a festival held in Spain where participants engage in a massive tomato fight. This annual event takes place in the town of Buñol, and thousands of people gather to throw tomatoes at each other, creating a vibrant and messy spectacle. It has become a popular tourist attraction and is celebrated on the last Wednesday of August.

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  • 7. 

    Ancient warriors of Japan were known as ___________________.

    • A.

      Trojan's

    • B.

      Samurai

    • C.

      Celts

    Correct Answer
    B. Samurai
    Explanation
    Ancient warriors of Japan were known as Samurai.

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  • 8. 

    The capital of Spain is ________________.

    • A.

      Barcelona

    • B.

      Madrid

    • C.

      Lisbon

    Correct Answer
    B. Madrid
    Explanation
    Madrid is the correct answer because it is the capital of Spain. Barcelona is a city in Spain, but it is not the capital. Lisbon, on the other hand, is the capital of Portugal, not Spain. Therefore, Madrid is the only option that correctly identifies the capital of Spain.

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  • 9. 

    Toyota, Honda, Sony are well known _______________ companies.

    • A.

      Japanese

    • B.

      Chinese

    • C.

      Indian

    Correct Answer
    A. Japanese
    Explanation
    The given answer is "Japanese" because Toyota, Honda, and Sony are all well-known companies that originated in Japan. These companies have established a strong reputation globally and are recognized for their quality products and innovation. Therefore, it can be inferred that they are Japanese companies.

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  • 10. 

    Identify the picture.

    • A.

      Statue of Liberty

    • B.

      Niagara Falls

    • C.

      Sydney Opera House

    Correct Answer
    C. Sydney Opera House
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Sydney Opera House. The picture is most likely a recognizable image of the Sydney Opera House, which is an iconic landmark located in Sydney, Australia. The unique and distinctive architecture of the building, with its sail-like roofs, is a well-known symbol of the city and a popular tourist attraction.

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