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

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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. Peter
St. Francis of Assisi
St. Patrick

4 of 22Pick Your Answer!

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

5 of 22Pick Your Answer!

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

6 of 22Pick Your Answer!

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

7 of 22Pick Your Answer!

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

8 of 22Pick Your Answer!

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

9 of 22Pick Your Answer!

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

10 of 22Pick Your Answer!

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

11 of 22Pick Your Answer!

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

12 of 22Pick Your Answer!

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

13 of 22Pick Your Answer!

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

14 of 22Pick Your Answer!

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

15 of 22Pick Your Answer!

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

16 of 22Pick Your Answer!

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

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?
Gently bumping the birthday child's head on something
Dropping the birthday child into a pile of clovers
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 _____.
Stranger
Luck
Quiz

20 of 22Pick Your Answer!

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

21 of 22Pick Your Answer!

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

22 of 22Pick Your Answer!

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