Quick Quiz #9

It’s another one of our Quick Quizzes. Get yourself prepared!

It’s all for fun – there is no prize – but we hope you enjoy testing your little grey cells.

The answers will be revealed at 9am on April 12, 2021.

Good luck!

1 What is the official short name for the Czech Republic?
A) Slovakia
B) Chechnya
C) Czechia

2 How many colours are on the Iceland flag?
A) Two
B) Three
C) Four

3 The Golden Eagle is the national bird of which country?
A) Germany
B) Greece
C) Latvia

4 What is the UK’s national bird?
A) Wren
B) Blackbird
C) Robin

5 On which ship did Charles Darwin travel to the Galapagos Islands?
A) HMS Beagle
B) HMS Alsation
C) HMS Doberman

6 Who first used the phrase ‘survival of the fittest’?
A) Charles Darwin
B) Alfred Russel Wallace
C) Herbert Spencer

7 Who first used the phrase ‘natural selection’?
A) Charles Darwin
B) Alfred Russel Wallace
C) Herbert Spencer

8 Which of these World War Two leaders was born first?
A) Adolf Hitler
B) Joseph Stalin
C) Winston Churchill

9 What nationality was Everest conqueror Sir Edmund Hillary?
A) New Zealander
B) Australian
C) British

10 The United States bought what from Russia in 1867 for $7.2 million?
A) The Statue of Liberty
B) Alaska
C) The Liberty Bell

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