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The Irish ___________ Famine took place between 1845-1849.
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The Society of Friends, also known as the _______________, was at the forefront of the famine relief.
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Which Scandinavians invaded Ireland in the 9th and 10th centuries?
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Which vegetable did Oliver Cromwell (reputedly) introduce to Dublin?
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The Titanic was built in which Irish city?
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What color was originally associated with Saint Patrick?
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How long was the Irish War of Independence (aka the Anglo-Irish War)?
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What are Pear Picking Porky, Joker and Polly Pineapple?
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What is Phillip Treacy (born in County Galway) famous for?
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What is the good luck symbol in Irish folklore?
Tree of Life
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In Ireland, if you want the gift of the eloquence, the ability to speak well and persuasively, what must you do?
Catch a Leprechaun
Find a four leaf clover
Kiss a Blarney Stone
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Which city in Ireland has the nickname 'The Maiden City'?
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If caught, what does a leprechaun offer to gain his release?
Forty pieces of silver
A look into the future
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What does Saint Patrick's Day celebrate?
Ireland's entry into the European Union
The end of the Irish civil war
Saint Patrick, a saint who ministered Christianity
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Who originally settled in Ireland?
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In the early 1600s, England's official religion became Protestant, while most Irish remained:
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Why is Ireland Called the Emerald Isle?
Because it was discovered by Jim Emerald
Because its a major location for mining emeralds
Because of its lush greenery
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Which of these is an Irish birthday tradition for children?
Holding the child upside down and bumping their head on the cake
Putting their birthday candles under their pillow that night
Dressing them up as a Leprechaun and catching them
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