Santorini, I Hardly Knew You.

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Santorini, I Hardly Knew You.

How much do you know about Santorini? Take this quiz and find out! Then take a cruise and learn some more!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In what country is Santorini located?
    • A. 

      Turkey

    • B. 

      Italy

    • C. 

      Greece

    • D. 

      Egypt

  • 2. 
    Santorini is a group of islands.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    What is the approximate population of Santorini?
    • A. 

      5,700

    • B. 

      13,500

    • C. 

      130,000

    • D. 

      500,000

  • 4. 
    Which of the following was NOT a name for Santorini at one time?
    • A. 

      Crete

    • B. 

      Kallistē

    • C. 

      Strongylē

    • D. 

      Thera

  • 5. 
    What does the name "Santorini" refer to?
    • A. 

      "a holy ring"

    • B. 

      "sandy pasta"

    • C. 

      "a place without tombs"

    • D. 

      "Saint Irene"

  • 6. 
    To which famous ancient civilization did Santorini belong?
    • A. 

      Aztec Empire

    • B. 

      Minoan civilization

    • C. 

      Shang Dynasty

    • D. 

      Australian aborigines

  • 7. 
    The ancient inhabitants of Santorini had pipes and running water (both hot and cold).
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    In what year was modern Santorini united with Greece?
    • A. 

      1912

    • B. 

      1925

    • C. 

      1938

    • D. 

      1966

  • 9. 
    The volcano at the center of Santorini is no longer active.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is NOT a major settlement of Santorini?
    • A. 

      Fira

    • B. 

      Oia

    • C. 

      Emporio

    • D. 

      Heraklion