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  • 1. 

    Is "Astérix" writter French?

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The correct answer is true because "Astérix" is a popular French comic book series created by writer René Goscinny and illustrator Albert Uderzo. The series follows the adventures of a Gaulish warrior named Astérix and his friend Obélix as they resist Roman occupation in ancient Gaul. The books are written in French and have been translated into numerous languages, making them internationally recognized and loved.

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  • 2. 

    They are french, and they invented cinema. Who are they?

    • A.

      The "Lumière" Brothers

    • B.

      The Marxs Brothers

    • C.

      The Jacksons fives

    Correct Answer
    A. The "Lumière" Brothers
    Explanation
    The correct answer is the "Lumière" Brothers. The Lumière Brothers, Auguste and Louis Lumière, were French inventors and pioneers in the field of cinema. They are credited with inventing the cinematograph, a motion picture camera and projector, and are considered the founders of modern filmmaking. Their invention revolutionized the entertainment industry and paved the way for the development of cinema as we know it today.

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  • 3. 

    The French flag has 3 colors. What are they ?

    • A.

      Blue, white, Red

    • B.

      Yellow, White, green

    • C.

      Green, white, red

    • D.

      Blue, white, green

    Correct Answer
    A. Blue, white, Red
    Explanation
    The French flag is composed of three colors: blue, white, and red. These colors represent the values of the French Revolution, with blue symbolizing liberty, white representing equality, and red representing fraternity. The flag is known as the "tricolor" and has been the national flag of France since 1794.

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  • 4. 

    The current "Président de la République" is :

    • A.

      François Mitterrand

    • B.

      Nicolas Sarkozy

    • C.

      François Hollande

    • D.

      Manuel Valls

    Correct Answer
    C. François Hollande
    Explanation
    François Hollande is the correct answer because he was the President of France from 2012 to 2017. He succeeded Nicolas Sarkozy and was succeeded by Emmanuel Macron. Francois Mitterrand was the President of France from 1981 to 1995, while Manuel Valls was the Prime Minister of France from 2014 to 2016.

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  • 5. 

    How many inhabitants are there in France ?

    • A.

      50 millions

    • B.

      65 millions

    • C.

      80 millions

    • D.

      85 millions

    Correct Answer
    B. 65 millions
    Explanation
    France has a population of 65 million inhabitants. This answer is based on the information provided in the question.

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  • 6. 

    In France, you can visit ...

    • A.

      The Eiffel Tower

    • B.

      The Mont Saint Michel

    • C.

      Versailles castle

    • D.

      Windsor castle

    • E.

      Schönbruun castle

    • F.

      Marseille

    • G.

      Plymouth

    • H.

      Berlin

    • I.

      The BBC studios

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. The Eiffel Tower
    B. The Mont Saint Michel
    C. Versailles castle
    F. Marseille
    Explanation
    The correct answer includes famous tourist attractions in France such as the Eiffel Tower, Mont Saint Michel, Versailles castle, and Marseille. These are well-known landmarks and destinations that people often visit when they travel to France.

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