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Ireland Quiz
Do you know Ireland well?
• Read the questions and choose the correct
answer to fill in the gap
The population of Ireland is…….
A 3 million
B 4,234 million
C 6 million
True
False
Another name of the Irish Republic
is……….
A Eire
B Greenland
C Kingdom
True
False
The capital of Ireland is…………
A Derry
B Limerick
C Dublin
True
False
The capital of Northern Ireland is….
A Ulster
B Belfast
C Cork
True
False
The national symbol of Ireland is….
A O’Carolan’s Harp
B Bald Eagle
C the maple leaf
True
False
Who is at the head of the state of
Ireland?
A Prime Minister
B King
C President
True
False
The war of Independence split the
island into the Independent Irish Free
State and Northern Ireland.
A 1919 – 1921
B 1727 ...
True
False
The currency of the Irish Republic is……
A The British pound sterling
B US dollar
C Australian dollar
True
False
The main colours of the Irish flag are….
A black white red
B green white orange
C green white red
True
False
The Northern Ireland is washed by…..
A the Irish sea
B the Black sea
C the Pacific ocean
True
False
“ The Book of Kells” is on permanent
display at…………
A Trinity College
B Clontarf Castle
C Irish Houses of Parliament
True
False
Finish the Irish proverb: “ A……is a
stranger you haven’t met yet.”
A brother
B friend
C companion
True
False
People say,” May the luck of the…. Be
with you!”
A world
B people
C Irish
True
False
St. Patrick is the ……saint of Ireland.
A father
B patron
C saving
True
False
St.Patrick was a Christian missionary
and used a shamrock to explain about
the….. to the Irish.
A holy trinity
B love
C la...
True
False
A Leprechaun is a type of fairy in
Irish………
A humour
B cartoons
C folklore
True
False
St.Patrick’s Day is celebrated on the…..
A 17th of March
B 18th of May
C 17th of April
True
False
Another superstition says that if you
….. a four leaf clover it will bring you
good luck.
A find
B will find
C found
True
False
The Leprechaun’s pot of gold is
believed to be at the end of the……
A bush
B rainbow
C road
True
False
The water in the …….. has been dyed
green since 1962 on Patrick’s Day.
A Chicago River
B Shannon River
C Liffey River
True
False
The traditional meal is corned beef,
potatoes and………
A carrots
B tomatoes
C cabbage
True
False
The Irish Republic consists of….
counties.
A 15
B 28
C 32
True
False
The Irish Free state or Eire was officially
proclaimed an independent state in…….
A 1939
B 1949
C 1959
True
False
The longest river in Ireland is……..
A the Tar
B the Derry
C the Shannon
True
False
This Irish city name sounds like a
woman’s name……….
A Lena
B Kate
C Nina
True
False
The President of Ireland is usually
directly elected by the people
for………….years.
A five
B seven
C four
True
False
Which other country is St.Patrick
patron saint of?
A Nigeria
B Algeria
C Cameroon
True
False
The most famous feature of Blarney
Castle in County Cork, Ireland is…….
A the crown
B the well
C the stone
True
False
Europe’s tallest mobile sculpture
”Wave” is in…….
A Dublin
B Galway
C Waterford
True
False
Ireland’s winner of the Nobel Prize for
Literature:
A George Bernand Shaw
B Wlliam Faulkner
C John Galsworthy
True
False
The most popular sport in Ireland is…..
A Ice Hockey
B Gaelic Football
C baseball
True
False
UNESCO protects one of Northern
Ireland’s top tourists attractions. What
is it?
A Irish oak
B The Giant’s Causeway
C shamr...
True
False
There is a public holiday on the 12th of
July in Ireland.
A Pancake Day
B Saint Patrick’s Day
C the anniversary of the Boy...
True
False
Newgrange is more than 500 years
older than the Great Pyramid of Giza in
Egypt. What is it?
A the passage tomb
B a castle
...
True
False
The end ;)
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  1. 1. Просекина Т.В. Ireland Quiz
  2. 2. Do you know Ireland well? • Read the questions and choose the correct answer to fill in the gap
  3. 3. The population of Ireland is……. A 3 million B 4,234 million C 6 million
  4. 4. True
  5. 5. False
  6. 6. Another name of the Irish Republic is………. A Eire B Greenland C Kingdom
  7. 7. True
  8. 8. False
  9. 9. The capital of Ireland is………… A Derry B Limerick C Dublin
  10. 10. True
  11. 11. False
  12. 12. The capital of Northern Ireland is…. A Ulster B Belfast C Cork
  13. 13. True
  14. 14. False
  15. 15. The national symbol of Ireland is…. A O’Carolan’s Harp B Bald Eagle C the maple leaf
  16. 16. True
  17. 17. False
  18. 18. Who is at the head of the state of Ireland? A Prime Minister B King C President
  19. 19. True
  20. 20. False
  21. 21. The war of Independence split the island into the Independent Irish Free State and Northern Ireland. A 1919 – 1921 B 1727 - 1729 C 1889 - 1895
  22. 22. True
  23. 23. False
  24. 24. The currency of the Irish Republic is…… A The British pound sterling B US dollar C Australian dollar
  25. 25. True
  26. 26. False
  27. 27. The main colours of the Irish flag are…. A black white red B green white orange C green white red
  28. 28. True
  29. 29. False
  30. 30. The Northern Ireland is washed by….. A the Irish sea B the Black sea C the Pacific ocean
  31. 31. True
  32. 32. False
  33. 33. “ The Book of Kells” is on permanent display at………… A Trinity College B Clontarf Castle C Irish Houses of Parliament
  34. 34. True
  35. 35. False
  36. 36. Finish the Irish proverb: “ A……is a stranger you haven’t met yet.” A brother B friend C companion
  37. 37. True
  38. 38. False
  39. 39. People say,” May the luck of the…. Be with you!” A world B people C Irish
  40. 40. True
  41. 41. False
  42. 42. St. Patrick is the ……saint of Ireland. A father B patron C saving
  43. 43. True
  44. 44. False
  45. 45. St.Patrick was a Christian missionary and used a shamrock to explain about the….. to the Irish. A holy trinity B love C laws of nature
  46. 46. True
  47. 47. False
  48. 48. A Leprechaun is a type of fairy in Irish……… A humour B cartoons C folklore
  49. 49. True
  50. 50. False
  51. 51. St.Patrick’s Day is celebrated on the….. A 17th of March B 18th of May C 17th of April
  52. 52. True
  53. 53. False
  54. 54. Another superstition says that if you ….. a four leaf clover it will bring you good luck. A find B will find C found
  55. 55. True
  56. 56. False
  57. 57. The Leprechaun’s pot of gold is believed to be at the end of the…… A bush B rainbow C road
  58. 58. True
  59. 59. False
  60. 60. The water in the …….. has been dyed green since 1962 on Patrick’s Day. A Chicago River B Shannon River C Liffey River
  61. 61. True
  62. 62. False
  63. 63. The traditional meal is corned beef, potatoes and……… A carrots B tomatoes C cabbage
  64. 64. True
  65. 65. False
  66. 66. The Irish Republic consists of…. counties. A 15 B 28 C 32
  67. 67. True
  68. 68. False
  69. 69. The Irish Free state or Eire was officially proclaimed an independent state in……. A 1939 B 1949 C 1959
  70. 70. True
  71. 71. False
  72. 72. The longest river in Ireland is…….. A the Tar B the Derry C the Shannon
  73. 73. True
  74. 74. False
  75. 75. This Irish city name sounds like a woman’s name………. A Lena B Kate C Nina
  76. 76. True
  77. 77. False
  78. 78. The President of Ireland is usually directly elected by the people for………….years. A five B seven C four
  79. 79. True
  80. 80. False
  81. 81. Which other country is St.Patrick patron saint of? A Nigeria B Algeria C Cameroon
  82. 82. True
  83. 83. False
  84. 84. The most famous feature of Blarney Castle in County Cork, Ireland is……. A the crown B the well C the stone
  85. 85. True
  86. 86. False
  87. 87. Europe’s tallest mobile sculpture ”Wave” is in……. A Dublin B Galway C Waterford
  88. 88. True
  89. 89. False
  90. 90. Ireland’s winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature: A George Bernand Shaw B Wlliam Faulkner C John Galsworthy
  91. 91. True
  92. 92. False
  93. 93. The most popular sport in Ireland is….. A Ice Hockey B Gaelic Football C baseball
  94. 94. True
  95. 95. False
  96. 96. UNESCO protects one of Northern Ireland’s top tourists attractions. What is it? A Irish oak B The Giant’s Causeway C shamrock
  97. 97. True
  98. 98. False
  99. 99. There is a public holiday on the 12th of July in Ireland. A Pancake Day B Saint Patrick’s Day C the anniversary of the Boyne
  100. 100. True
  101. 101. False
  102. 102. Newgrange is more than 500 years older than the Great Pyramid of Giza in Egypt. What is it? A the passage tomb B a castle C a city
  103. 103. True
  104. 104. False
  105. 105. The end ;)

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