Quiz of Monaco

Choose the correct answer.

1.The Principality of Monaco has borders on its landward side with several communes of the _________ Department of the Alpes-Maritimes.

a) German

b) French

c) Spanish

2. Monaco is the ________ smallest country in the world, after Vatican City. Three miles long by one-half miles wide (about the size of New York's Central Park) and 1.95 sq km.

a) second

b) fifth

c) tenth

3.Flag description is two equal horizontal bands of ________ (top) and white; similar to the flag of Indonesia which is longer and the flag of Poland which is white (top) and red.

a) yellow

b) blue

c) red

4. The first stone of the __________ was laid on 6th January 1875 in the reign of Charles III and construction was completed in 1884.

a) Shrine

b) Cathedral

c) Mosque

5 Monaco is _________ hours ahead of U.S. Eastern Standard Time.

a) two

b) four

c) six

6. ________ does not have an embassy in Monaco.

a) Japan

b) The US

c) England

7. Prince Rainier III ascended to the throne in 1949 and later caught the world's attention with his storybook marriage to actress __________.

a) Marilyn Monroe

b) Grace Kelly

c) Audrey Hepburn

8.Situated in the heart of Mediterranean Europe, the Principality of Monaco enjoys a particularly mild climate, with more than ________?@days of sunshine per year.

a) 100

b) 200

c) 300

9.?Q?Q?Q?Q?@is the official language, however, English and Italian are widely spoken and understood.

a) French

b) Spanish

c) German

10.Monaco situated on the French Mediterranean coast, is a popular resort, attracting tourists to its ?Q?Q?Q?Q?@ and pleasant climate.

a) Foods

b) remains

c) Casino



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