Sprachentag Englisch Burger Roland-gymnasium

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Sprachentag Englisch Burger Roland-gymnasium

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  • 1. 
    How high is the Empire State Building in New York ?                                        
    • A. 

      443 m

    • B. 

      234 m

    • C. 

      785 m

  • 2. 
    Who is Prunella ?
    • A. 

      A monster

    • B. 

      A Poltergeist

    • C. 

      A frog

  • 3. 
    What's the name of the guy who wanted to blow up the Parliament building in London in 1605 ? (The Gun Powder Plot)                                     
  • 4. 
    What does BBC stand for?
    • A. 

      British Business Center

    • B. 

      British Bus Corporation

    • C. 

      British Broadcasting Corporation

  • 5. 
    The capital of Wales is                                
    • A. 

      Edinburgh

    • B. 

      Cardiff

    • C. 

      Dublin

  • 6. 
    Mr. Kingsley comes from Jamaica in the Caribbean.                               
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The emergency telephone number (police) in the USA is                              
    • A. 

      112

    • B. 

      110

    • C. 

      911

  • 8. 
    The Romans came to Britain ...                            
    • A. 

      In 43 AD and stayed for about 400 years

    • B. 

      In 43 BC and stayed until 335 AD

    • C. 

      In 300 AD and stayed until 788 AD

  • 9. 
    What's the name of the big wheel on the river Thames in London?                                     
  • 10. 
    The 'Gherkin' is ...           
    • A. 

      The name of the Prime Minister.

    • B. 

      A building in London that looks like a cucumber.

    • C. 

      An underground station in London.

  • 11. 
    The Old Man of Hoy is ...                       
    • A. 

      The name of a pub in Edinburgh.

    • B. 

      The oldest man of Scotland, Jack Hoy.

    • C. 

      A huge rock on the Orkney Islands.

  • 12. 
    For a special day or a traditional festival, the men in Scotland often get out their ... well, what do they call those 'skirts' they wear?                              
  • 13. 
    No special day in Scotland would be complete without traditional...                      
    • A. 

      Haggis, whisky and shortbread.

    • B. 

      Wodka, haggis and chips.

    • C. 

      Fish and chips.

  • 14. 
    Loch Ness is a Scottish lake - people say there is a big monster they have given a name. What's the name of the monster?                                  
  • 15. 
    Manchester is famous for its football team. What's the name of their stadium in Manchester?
  • 16. 
    J.K. Rowling is                        
    • A. 

      A singer.

    • B. 

      An actress.

    • C. 

      A famous writer.

  • 17. 
    The capital of Canada is ...                             
    • A. 

      Toronto

    • B. 

      Ottawa

    • C. 

      Montreal

  • 18. 
    The first settlers who visited Canada were the Vikings.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Today 20 % of the people in Canada speak ONLY French.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Nickelback is a rock group from ..
    • A. 

      Canada

    • B. 

      England

    • C. 

      The USA

  • 21. 
    The name of a river in the US state of Arizona that is famous for rafting.
  • 22. 
    The name of this famous New York bridge is ....
    • A. 

      Manhattan Bridge

    • B. 

      Brooklyn Bridge

    • C. 

      Queensboro Bridge

  • 23. 
    Name one of the five New York boroughs.
  • 24. 
    THe USA won Independence from Britain in ...
    • A. 

      1776

    • B. 

      1865

    • C. 

      1492

  • 25. 
    The name of the present governor of California 
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