What Do You Know About Turks?

22 Questions | Total Attempts: 106

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General Knowledge Quizzes & Trivia

This test is for non-Turks to see how accurate their general knowledge about Turkiye, it's position in World, Turks and their culture.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the capital of Turkey?
    • A. 

      Izmir

    • B. 

      Ankara

    • C. 

      Istanbul

  • 2. 
    Turkey is a member of European Union.
    • A. 

      Correct

    • B. 

      Wrong

  • 3. 
    Turkey is member of NATO.
    • A. 

      Correct

    • B. 

      Wrong

  • 4. 
    In Turkey, during the month of Ramadan, it's illegal to sell alcohol.
    • A. 

      Correct

    • B. 

      Wrong

  • 5. 
    Which of the followong statements about Turkey is correct?
    • A. 

      It's illegal to advertise both alcohol and tobacco products in public medias (such as TV commercials)

    • B. 

      It's illegal to advertise only alcohol products in public medias (such as TV commercials)

    • C. 

      It's illegal to advertise only tobacco products in public medias (such as TV commercials)

    • D. 

      It's not illegal to advertise neither alcohol nor tobacco products in public medias (such as TV commercials)

  • 6. 
    Which of the followong statements about Turkey is correct?polygamy: having more than one spouse at a time.
    • A. 

      Polygamy is allowed by state, men can marry up to 4 wives.

    • B. 

      Polygamy is allowed by state only during crises such as war times.

    • C. 

      Polygamy is forbidden by state.

  • 7. 
    Which of the followong statements about Turks is correct?
    • A. 

      They like their tea with cream or milk.

    • B. 

      They like their tea black.

    • C. 

      They prefer grean tea.

    • D. 

      Tea is not popular, most people prefer Turkish coffee.

  • 8. 
    Even though, there is no armed conflict happened recently between Turkey and Armenia, official status is that two countries are at war.
    • A. 

      Correct

    • B. 

      Wrong

  • 9. 
    Ataturk is...
    • A. 

      Name of an Turkish philosopher.

    • B. 

      Name of an important Turkish politic figure.

    • C. 

      The nickname that were given to founder fathers of Turkey.

    • D. 

      Name of the momument that dedicated to founder fathers of Turkey.

    • E. 

      Last sultan of the Ottoman Empire.

  • 10. 
    If you can speak Turkish, you can learn Arabic easier and vice-versa.
    • A. 

      Correct

    • B. 

      Wrong

  • 11. 
    Hagia Sophia is...
    • A. 

      A church.

    • B. 

      A mosque.

    • C. 

      A museum.

  • 12. 
    Which of the followong statements about Turkey is correct?headscarf: Headscarves are scarves covering most or all of the top of a woman's hair and her head. Headscarves may be worn for a variety of purposes, such as fashion or social distinction, religious signifiance, to hide baldness, modesty, or other forms of social convention.
    • A. 

      It is a must for women to wear headscarf.

    • B. 

      There is no state law about headscarfs.

    • C. 

      For students and goverment official, it's forbidden to wear headscarf.

  • 13. 
    As in 2009, Republic of Turkey is...
    • A. 

      Around 40 years old.

    • B. 

      Around 60 years old.

    • C. 

      Around 80 years old.

    • D. 

      Around 100 years old.

    • E. 

      Around 120 years old.

  • 14. 
    Which of the followong statements about Turkey is correct?
    • A. 

      Turkey rejected to take part of the coalition forces.

    • B. 

      Turkey has troops in Afghanistan and Iraq as coalition forces.

    • C. 

      Turkey has troops in Afghanistan as coalition forces.

    • D. 

      Turkey has troops in Iraq as coalition forces.

  • 15. 
    Which of the following statements about Turks is correct?Anatolia: The geographical region in southwest Asia, also called Asia-minor
    • A. 

      Turks have been in Anatolia all the time.

    • B. 

      Turks immigrated to Anatolia from middle-east.

    • C. 

      Turks immigrated to Anatolia from middle-asia.

  • 16. 
    Ottoman Sultans used to own a personal place called Harem where there were good numbers of women lived to serve to the Sultan for his any desire
    • A. 

      Correct

    • B. 

      Wrong

  • 17. 
    National motto of Republic of Turkey is...A motto is a phrase meant to formally describe the general motivation or intention of a social group or organization.
    • A. 

      No price is high for independency

    • B. 

      Peace at home, peace in the world

    • C. 

      Unity - Peace - Independency

    • D. 

      For That (flag) is the star of my nation, and it will forever shine

  • 18. 
    Most of the public places such as cafes are divided as for men and for women.
    • A. 

      Correct

    • B. 

      Wrong

  • 19. 
    Many Turks, especially the women believes that dreams hold secret meanings.
    • A. 

      Correct

    • B. 

      Wrong

  • 20. 
    Most of the Turkey's population are devoted muslims.
    • A. 

      Correct

    • B. 

      Wrong

  • 21. 
    In the different parts of Turkey, people speak different languages. Such as eastern Turkey mostly speak Kurdish.
    • A. 

      Correct

    • B. 

      Wrong

  • 22. 
    In 2008, 26 million tourist visited Turkey. Why?Choose all possible answers.
    • A. 

      It has beautiful beaches, hotels, bars and discos. A great place to party.

    • B. 

      It has beautiful forests, rivers and mountains. A great place to relax or to get excited with nature sports.

    • C. 

      It's cheap.

    • D. 

      People are friendly and hospital toward foreigners.

    • E. 

      It has full of history, full of monuments from Islam, Christian and BC cultures.

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