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 Potato Famine
The Lamb 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 Titanic
The Statue of Liberty
The Eiffel Tower
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 _____.
Cured people of diseases
Rid Ireland of snakes
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 tree houses
Fairy homes
Fairy forts
9 of 22Pick Your Answer!
What is Ireland's national symbol?
A harp
A bucket of gold
The Celtic Cross
10 of 22Pick Your Answer!
The Irish are the _____ largest population of alcohol drinkers in the world.
4th
1st
3rd
11 of 22Pick Your Answer!
What is the longest name of a place in Ireland?
Muckanaghederdauhaulia
Wickandosilio City
Cardolawi Island
12 of 22Pick Your Answer!
What color was originally associated with St. Patrick?
Green
Orange
Blue
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?
Valentine's Day
Halloween
Easter
16 of 22Pick Your Answer!
An Irishman designed which famous building?
The White House
The Taj Mahal
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?
Gently bumping the birthday child's head on something
Searching for four leaf clovers to give as a gift to the birthday child
Dropping the birthday child into a pile of clovers
19 of 22Pick Your Answer!
Legend says that an Irish man is responsible for creating the word _____.
Stranger
Quiz
Luck
20 of 22Pick Your Answer!
Ireland is one of the original _____.
Celtic Nations
UK Countries
Free Nations
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
Searching for a job unsuccessfully
Talking to someone you find attractive
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