If You Don’t Pass This St. Patrick’s Day Quiz, Then You Aren’t Truly Irish

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Do you have the luck of the Irish?

How much do you know about St. Patrick's Day? Take this quiz about to test your knowledge of this Irish holiday!

 Aug 31, 2020

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What did St Patrick supposedly chase out of Ireland?
Goats
Dogs
Snakes

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

How many leaves does a shamrock have?
5
3
8

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which of these rivers is dyed green each year on St. Paddy's Day?
Ohio River
Mississippi River
Chicago River

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What type of meat is commonly found in traditional Irish stew?
Lamb
Corned Beef
Pastrami

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which U.S. city staged the first St. Patrick's Day celebration?
New York City
Philadelphia
Boston

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

True or false: The shamrock is the national flower of Ireland.
False
True

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

When did people start wearing green on St. Patrick's Day?
1600s
1900s
1800s

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

True or false: St. Patrick was kidnapped by pirates at age 16 and sold as a slave in Ireland.
False
True

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

When do we celebrate St. Patrick's Day?
April 21
March 17
May 5

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Ireland is also known as the __________ Isle.
Ruby
Diamond
Emerald

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What kind of dance to people do on St. Patrick's Day?
Waltz
Tango
Jig

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

If you catch a leprechaun you get to do what with his bag of gold?
Bury it
Keep it
Give it away

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Why was St. Patrick's Day was created?
For Ireland to celebrate its history
For Irishmen to drink and be merry
For Irish Catholics to attend church and pray

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What does the shamrock symbolize?
Rich Irish history
The luck of the Irish
The Holy Trinity

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What will kissing the Blarney Stone bring you?
The gift of gab
Money
Good luck

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which of these meals is often eaten in America on St. Patrick's Day?
Corned beef and cabbage
Potatoes
Hot dogs and beer

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What happens if you're not wearing green on St. Patrick's Day?
You get kissed
You get kicked
You get pinched

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What was the first official color of St. Patrick's Day?
Blue
Red
Green
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Do you live in Ireland? Have you visited? Are you of Irish decent? Do you know all about the rich history of Ireland and its people? Do you know about the Great Famine? The immigrant migration to America? The Troubles? Are you a fan of Celtic music, art, and history? Do you love Irish cuisine? Do you know who St. Patrick really was and why he's so celebrated? If you said "yes" to any of these questions, this is the quiz for you!

If you've got a hint of Irish in you, you probably go all out every year to celebrate St. Paddy's Day! But it's not enough to drink green beer and wear green—you should know the rich history behind this few hundred year old holiday! So test your skills on St. Patrick's Day. Prove you're a true Irish lass or laddie by answering this eighteen fun but tough questions on this all-things-St. Patrick's day quiz! And may the luck of the—well, you know who—Irish be with you all the way!

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