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  • 1. Quiz on Ireland
  • 2.
    • 1. What are the symbols of Ireland? What does at least one of them represent?
  • 3.
    • 2. Who is the patron saint of Ireland and when is his day celebrated?
  • 4.
    • 3. Which of these crosses is named after the patron saint of Ireland? Describe it.
  • 5.
    • 4. What are the official languages of Ireland?
  • 6.
    • 5. Which of these two prefixes are used in Ireland and what do the y stand for?
      • Mac
      • De
      • Llan
      • Di
      • O’
      • San
      • Von
  • 7.
    • 6. What is the national instrument of Ireland?
  • 8.
    • 7. What is the poetic name of Ireland ( h int: connected with gems) and what is the Gaelic name for Ireland?
  • 9.
    • 8. What nicknames are used for Irishmen?
  • 10.
    • 9. What do the colours of this flag mean?
  • 11.
    • 10. Which is the most widespread religion in Ireland?
  • 12.
    • 11. How is the Titanic connected with Ireland?
  • 13.
    • 12. Name as many natural beauty spots in Ireland as you can .
  • 14.
    • 13. Why did about one million people emigrate from Ireland in the 19th century?
  • 15.
    • 14. How many and who from the world famous band the Beatles are of Irish descent?
  • 16.
    • 15. How many times has Ireland won the Eurovision song contest?
  • 17.
    • 16. Who of them are of Irish descent?
      • Oscar Wilde
      • George Clooney
      • Jonathan Swift
      • George Bernard Shaw
      • Bono
      • Ben Affleck
      • Enya
      • Sinead O’Connor
      • Noel Gallagher
  • 18.
    • 17. Who is this person – a green suit, leather shoes, short, mischievous, with a tiny hammer in his hand?
  • 19.
    • 18. What item is considered to be the national treasure in Ireland ( h int: kept at Trinity College)?
  • 20.
    • 19. What is the Irish currency?
  • 21.
    • 20. When was Ireland declared a Republic?