Quiz: Even St. Patrick Himself Couldn't Pass This Irish Test. Can You?

irish, gilmore girls, st patricks day
Gilmore Girls via The CW

Good luck trying to pass this quiz!

Challenge yourself by taking this difficult quiz all about Ireland and see how much you know about Irish history and culture!

 Mar 16, 2018

1 of 22Pick Your Answer!

What famine did the Irish people suffer from?
The Lamb Famine
The Potato Famine
The Rice Famine

2 of 22Pick Your Answer!

What is Ireland known as?
The Crystal City
The Golden Nation
The Emerald Isle

3 of 22Pick Your Answer!

Who is the patron Saint of Ireland?
St. Patrick
St. Francis of Assisi
St. Peter

4 of 22Pick Your Answer!

Which one of these was built in Ireland?
The Statue of Liberty
The Eiffel Tower
The Titanic

5 of 22Pick Your Answer!

What percent of the Irish population is under 25 years old?
50
25
35

6 of 22Pick Your Answer!

Legend says that St. Patrick _____.
Rid Ireland of snakes
Cured people of diseases
Brought good luck to the entire country

7 of 22Pick Your Answer!

What three colors are on the Irish flag?
Red, White, Green
Blue, White, Yellow
Green, White, Orange

8 of 22Pick Your Answer!

What do the Irish call circular dwellings in the ground?
Fairy forts
Fairy homes
Fairy tree houses

9 of 22Pick Your Answer!

What is Ireland's national symbol?
A bucket of gold
The Celtic Cross
A harp

10 of 22Pick Your Answer!

The Irish are the _____ largest population of alcohol drinkers in the world.
1st
4th
3rd

11 of 22Pick Your Answer!

What is the longest name of a place in Ireland?
Wickandosilio City
Cardolawi Island
Muckanaghederdauhaulia

12 of 22Pick Your Answer!

What color was originally associated with St. Patrick?
Blue
Green
Orange

13 of 22Pick Your Answer!

What percent of the population has natural red hair?
10
50
35

14 of 22Pick Your Answer!

The legend of Abhartach is believed to be an alternative origin of which creature?
The Loch Nes Monster
Dracula
Big Foot

15 of 22Pick Your Answer!

Which holiday did the Irish create?
Halloween
Valentine's Day
Easter

16 of 22Pick Your Answer!

An Irishman designed which famous building?
The Taj Mahal
The White House
The Sydney Opera House

17 of 22Pick Your Answer!

St. Patrick is actually not Irish but Italian.
False
True

18 of 22Pick Your Answer!

What is traditional to do when celebrating an Irish birthday?
Dropping the birthday child into a pile of clovers
Gently bumping the birthday child's head on something
Searching for four leaf clovers to give as a gift to the birthday child

19 of 22Pick Your Answer!

Legend says that an Irish man is responsible for creating the word _____.
Luck
Quiz
Stranger

20 of 22Pick Your Answer!

Ireland is one of the original _____.
Free Nations
Celtic Nations
UK Countries

21 of 22Pick Your Answer!

What is a Pet Day in Ireland?
A celebration where people dress up like animals
A day of good weather in a long stretch of bad weather
A day where you appreciate your pets as members of your family

22 of 22Pick Your Answer!

What does the Irish word "keening" mean?
Crying loudly at funerals and wakes
Talking to someone you find attractive
Searching for a job unsuccessfully
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

Ready to challenge yourself? Well, you’re in luck! Don't you worry, we’ve got the best mind teasers, trivia, and general knowledge questions to test how smart you really are when it comes to all things knowledge, education, and more! If you consider yourself a wiz when it comes to riddles, or if you just need a break from the hectic world around you - give this quiz a try!

Do you know the biggest planet in our solar system? What about the full lyrics to Michael Jackson's "Beat It"? Can you quote every line from "Pretty Woman", or figure out how many mittens two iguanas and three kittens would need to stay warm in the winter?

If you said yes to any of these questions, then this is the place for you! From quizzes about your hometown to quizzes about your favorite songs, women.com has it all! Looking for a math test? A grammar test? A movie test? Or maybe even a nursery rhyme test? Whatever your heart desires, we can quiz you on it! Visit women.com/quizzes to check out some of our other viral content, and as always, don't forget to share with your friends!

Our goal at women.com is to make people feel good about who they are - and take a relaxing break from the world outside to do something that they enjoy.

So take a breath, stop whatever you're doing, and get ready to have a little fun. This three-minute escape is exactly what you need!