English Day. South Africa 2016

20 Questions | Total Attempts: 109

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South Africa Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Where is South Africa?
    • A. 

      In Europe

    • B. 

      In Asia

    • C. 

      In America

    • D. 

      In Africa

  • 2. 
    Which of these cities is not in South Africa?
    • A. 

      Cape Town

    • B. 

      Dubai

    • C. 

      Pretoria

    • D. 

      Johannesburg

  • 3. 
    Which is the largest city in South Africa?
    • A. 

      Johannesburg

    • B. 

      Cape Town

    • C. 

      Pretoria

    • D. 

      Bloomfontein

  • 4. 
    Who of the following is from South Africa?
    • A. 

      Barack Obama

    • B. 

      Charlize Theron

    • C. 

      Mohammed Ali

    • D. 

      Kobe Bryant

  • 5. 
    What important sport event did South Africa organize in 2010? 
    • A. 

      Formula 1 South African Grand Prix

    • B. 

      The Six Nations Rugby Tournament

    • C. 

      Football World Cup

    • D. 

      The Olympic Games

  • 6. 
    Another name to refer to South Africa is
    • A. 

      Father City

    • B. 

      Wind City

    • C. 

      Mother City

    • D. 

      Sister City

  • 7. 
    What is Cape Town famous for?
    • A. 

      Fantastic beaches

    • B. 

      Amazing animals

    • C. 

      Magnificient landscapes

    • D. 

      Food

  • 8. 
    What is the name of the famous mountain near Cape Town?
    • A. 

      Table Mountain

    • B. 

      Label Mountain

    • C. 

      Chest Mountain

    • D. 

      Chair Mountain

  • 9. 
    How high is the mountain?
    • A. 

      1086 metres high

    • B. 

      1068 metres high

    • C. 

      1860 metres high

    • D. 

      1680 metres high

  • 10. 
    How do local people call the clouds above the mountain?
    • A. 

      The Tea Towel

    • B. 

      The Bright Clock

    • C. 

      The Table Cloth

    • D. 

      The Big Ben

  • 11. 
    When was the first cable car opened in Cape Town?
    • A. 

      In 1929

    • B. 

      In 1939

    • C. 

      In 1909

    • D. 

      In 1829

  • 12. 
    Who were the first settlers (colonizadores) in South Africa?
    • A. 

      The Spanish

    • B. 

      The Dutch

    • C. 

      The Germans

    • D. 

      The English

  • 13. 
    What was transported by ship to Cape Town?
    • A. 

      Ipads, smartphones and tablets

    • B. 

      Meat, fish and beer

    • C. 

      Sugar, tea and spices

    • D. 

      Lions, zebras and elephants

  • 14. 
    How many times was Cape Town a Bristish colony?
    • A. 

      Once

    • B. 

      Twice

    • C. 

      Three times

    • D. 

      Four times

  • 15. 
    What was the name of South Africa's terrible law?
    • A. 

      Democracy

    • B. 

      Monarchy

    • C. 

      Clash of Clans

    • D. 

      Apartheid

  • 16. 
    Where was Nelson Mandela in prison?
    • A. 

      In Alcatraz

    • B. 

      In Panama

    • C. 

      In Sing Sing

    • D. 

      In Robben Island

  • 17. 
    How many years was Nelson Mandela in prison for?
    • A. 

      11

    • B. 

      20

    • C. 

      27

    • D. 

      37

  • 18. 
    When did Nelson Mandela become president of South Africa?
    • A. 

      In 1992

    • B. 

      In 1994

    • C. 

      In 1984

    • D. 

      In 1990

  • 19. 
    What is Robben Island prison today?
    • A. 

      A prison

    • B. 

      A shopping center

    • C. 

      A museum

    • D. 

      A hotel

  • 20. 
    How many matches were played in Cape Town Stadium in the 2010 football World Cup?
    • A. 

      Eight

    • B. 

      Twelve

    • C. 

      The final only

    • D. 

      None

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