Test Your Knowledge About England

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England Quizzes & Trivia

A fun quiz to test your knowledge on England


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the name of the city in England known to be the home to William Shakespeare?
    • A. 

      London

    • B. 

      Liverpool

    • C. 

      York

    • D. 

      Stratford-upon-Avon

  • 2. 
    In 1588, who was the vice admiral in command of the English fleet?
    • A. 

      Geoffrey Chaucer

    • B. 

      Derek Jarman

    • C. 

      Sir Francis Drake

    • D. 

      William Harding

  • 3. 
    The members of the cabinet are taken from what two groups in the United Kingdom?
    • A. 

      Churches Of England And Scotland

    • B. 

      House Of Commons And House Of Lords

    • C. 

      New Labour And Conservative Party

    • D. 

      House Of Lords And British Army

  • 4. 
    Who is the supreme governor of the Church of England?
    • A. 

      Pope

    • B. 

      Monarch

    • C. 

      Prime Minister

    • D. 

      Bishop Of Canterbury

  • 5. 
    In 2005, how many constituencies were represented in the British House of Commons?
    • A. 

      544

    • B. 

      646

    • C. 

      910

    • D. 

      308

  • 6. 
    An outbreak of what disease spread through England in 1967, 2001 and 2007?
    • A. 

      Smallpox

    • B. 

      Foot And Mouth Disease

    • C. 

      Leprosy

    • D. 

      Mad Cow Disease

  • 7. 
    A tower named for what animal was the home of a zoo inside the Tower of London?
    • A. 

      Peacock

    • B. 

      Lion

    • C. 

      Zebra

    • D. 

      Elephant

  • 8. 
    Who became notorious for trying to blow up the English Houses of Parliament?
    • A. 

      Oliver Cromwell

    • B. 

      Robert Devereux

    • C. 

      Geoffrey Chaucer

    • D. 

      Guy Fawkes

  • 9. 
    April 23rd celebrates what patron saint of England?
    • A. 

      Saint Peter

    • B. 

      Saint Andrew

    • C. 

      Saint George

    • D. 

      Saint Michael

  • 10. 
    What feature was added to London's City Hall in 2007, to make the building more energy efficient?
    • A. 

      Air Conditioning

    • B. 

      Halogen Lamps

    • C. 

      Recycling Bins

    • D. 

      Solar Panels

  • 11. 
    What flag was adopted to unite the whole of Great Britain under a common banner?
    • A. 

      The Three Lions

    • B. 

      The Red Cross

    • C. 

      The Union Jack

    • D. 

      The Saltire

  • 12. 
    What is the national flower of England, which by any other name smells as sweet?
    • A. 

      Carnation

    • B. 

      Orchid

    • C. 

      Gladiola

    • D. 

      Rose

  • 13. 
    What color was the rose that symbolized the end of the "War of the Roses"?
    • A. 

      White

    • B. 

      Yellow

    • C. 

      Pink

    • D. 

      Red

  • 14. 
    In 1981, Prince Charles married Lady Diana Spencer at what church?
    • A. 

      St. Paul's Cathedral

    • B. 

      St. Peter In Chains Cathedral

    • C. 

      St. Joseph's Cathedral

    • D. 

      Christ Our Father Church

  • 15. 
    King Edward VIII gave up the throne in 1936 in order to do what?
    • A. 

      Enter A Monastery

    • B. 

      Start A Coffee Business

    • C. 

      Marry A Divorcee

    • D. 

      Join The French Army