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Do you think you are an expert in general culture? Find out how much you know with the help of these 27 questions, categorized by several areas of interest.
1 From which imperial family is the royal family of Romania descended from?
B. Holstein – Gottorp – Romanov
against the Habsburgs
2 – What year did Governor Carol I and Princess Elisabetta de veda?
3 What literary pseudonym does Queen Elizabeth have?
Mrs. Mary Ann
B – Carmen Silva
against Anna Bell
4 What is the name of the first princess of Romania?
5 In what year did Princess Maria become queen?
6 How many children did King Ferdinand I and Queen Maria have?
7 Who appointed Princess Maria Honorary Commander of the 4th Rossori Regiment?
A – King Charles I
B – Crown Prince Ferdinand
C. Queen Elizabeth
8 Which Roman princess became the Queen of Greece?
A – Princess Maria “Mignon”
B – Princess Eliana
C – Princess Elizabeth “Lisabetta”
9 Where was Maria the Great Queen of Romania crowned?
B. Alba Yulia
10 In what royal family was Queen Mother Elena born?
A – for Great Britain
B – Greece
11 When did King Charles II and Queen Elena divorce?
12 Who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1956?
Mr. George C. Marshall
B. Martin Luther King, Jr.
c. not granted
13 Who drew “Circular Night”?
a. Rembrandt van Rijn
B – Pablo Picasso
J. Paul Cezanne
14 Who wrote the novel The Stranger?
A – Albert Camus
B. Franz Kafka
against Marcel Proust
15 Which novel brought John Steinbeck a Pulitzer Prize?
A – “The fruits of anger”
b – “About mice and men”
C – “East of Eden”
16 In what year was Stanford University founded?
17 How many gold medals did Romania win at the 2008 Summer Olympics?
18 What is the name of the Greek philosopher who is considered the father of the philosophical current known as Neoplatonism?
A – Socrates
19 How many years did Aristotle live?
20 What is the name of Alexander the Great’s mare?
21 Who directed Youth Without Youth (2007), based on the fantastic short story of the same name by Mircea Eliade?
a. Roman Polanski
B – Steven Spielberg
against Francis Ford Coppola
22 Where was Tom Caragio born?
23 Who founded the National Theater in Cluj-Napoca?
A – Aeon Shahijian
b) Zahariyeh Barsan
Against Victor Eun Boba
24 What does ‘missing’ territoriality mean?
B. Homemade noodles
25 When was King Mihai forced to abdicate?
a. December 30, 1947
B. September 15, 1946
C. October 25, 1947
26 In what year was the first match in the history of the Romanian national football team held in Belgrade?
27 Who is the architect who built the Cotrosini Palace?
a. Peter Antonescu
B. Florea Stănculescu
against Paul Gutierrez
1. a. Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen
3. (b) Carmen Silva
6. b 6
7. A – King Charles I
8 C – Princess Elisabetta “Lisabetta”
9. b. Alba Yulia
10. B from Greece
12. He was not given c
13. A. Rembrandt van Rijn
14. A- Albert Camus
15. A – The fruits of anger
16. A. 1885
18. b. Plotinus
20. v. Bucephalus
21. vs. Francis Ford Coppola
22. (a) Greece
23. B. Parsan vase
24. B. Homemade Noodles
25. A 30 December 1947
27. Against Paul Gutierrez