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French Trivia

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  • Q1
    The mailboxes of France are what colour?
    Red
    Yellow
    Blue
    Orange
    20s
  • Q2
    In France if you were served le miel what would you eat?
    Marmalade
    Jam
    Snails
    Honey
    20s
  • Q3
    The word caterpillar comes from a French word meaning what?
    Spiny Cat
    Hairy Cat
    Furry Insect
    Little Cat
    20s
  • Q4
    What is both a musical instrument and the French word for paperclip?
    Trumpet
    Trombone
    Piano
    Flute
    20s
  • Q5
    In Medieval France, status was shown by what?
    Longest Shoes
    Longest Clothes
    Longest Beards
    Longest Hair
    20s
  • Q6
    What common word comes from the French for 'purse' or 'wallet'?
    Bill
    Pocket
    Budget
    Reciept
    20s
  • Q7
    Spain and one other country border France to the South - what is this country?
    French Guiana
    Belgium
    Luxembourg
    Andorra
    20s
  • Q8
    West Francia (which became the Kingdom of France in 987) emerged as a major European power in the Late Middle Ages following its victory in what war?
    War of Saint-Sardos
    Albigensian Crusade
    Saintonge War
    The Hundred Years' War
    20s
  • Q9
    What river flows through the centre of Bordeaux?
    The Seine
    The Dordogne
    The Loire
    The Garonne
    20s
  • Q10
    Where were French kings crowned?
    In the Palace of Versailles
    In the cathedral at Strasbourg
    In the Notre Dam in Paris
    In the cathedral at Reims
    20s
  • Q11
    Which King Louis was beheaded during the French Revolution?
    XXI
    XIII
    XVI
    XIV
    20s
  • Q12
    Which French King was nicknamed 'the Sun-King'?
    Louis XIV
    Louis VIII
    Louis IV
    Louis II
    20s
  • Q13
    Doing what odd thing is unlucky in France?
    Eating the shell of your snail
    Walking over a bridge backwards.
    Putting garlic on frogs' legs
    Turning a baguette upside down
    20s
  • Q14
    France is the country with the most time-zones in the world. True or False?
    True
    False
    20s
  • Q15
    Speaking of Time Zones, is it true that France is still on 'WW2 Time'?
    It's true
    It's false
    20s

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