Can You Answer These 22 Italian Questions Without Calling Your Nonna?

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Nothing is scarier than an angry Nonna, so make sure you make yours proud!

Prove that you know Italian culture well by answering questions about the traditions and customs and translating phrases from Italian.

 Mar 13, 2018
1 of 22Pick your answer!
What sport do most Italians follow?
Tennis
Soccer
Basketball
2 of 22Pick your answer!
The holiday Ferragosto takes place in which month?
August
March
October
3 of 22Pick your answer!
Which of these is a typical Italian breakfast?
Waffles with butter
Cheese, cold meats and pastries with Nutella
Fried eggs and sausages
4 of 22Pick your answer!
If someone asks you, "Quanti anni hai?" what are they asking?
Your name
Your address
Your age
5 of 22Pick your answer!
Is risotto a traditionally Northern or Southern Italian dish?
Southern
Northern
6 of 22Pick your answer!
In what month does the witch La Befana visit?
August
December
January
7 of 22Pick your answer!
How do you pronounce bruschetta?
brus-ket-ta
brush-ket-tah
bru-shet-ah
8 of 22Pick your answer!
What color is buffalo mozzarella?
Orange
Yellow
White
9 of 22Pick your answer!
Zeppole are gluten free
True
False
10 of 22Pick your answer!
What are "gli occhi"?
Teeth
Eyes
Ears
11 of 22Pick your answer!
A macchiato coffee has no milk.
False
True
12 of 22Pick your answer!
"Buon compleanno" is said when?
On somebody's birthday
On Christmas Day
On New Year's Day
13 of 22Pick your answer!
Which of these pasta sauces is cream-based?
Carbonara
Alfredo
Amatriciana
14 of 22Pick your answer!
If your Nonno gives you a "bacione", what does he give you?
A big kiss
A hug
A gift
15 of 22Pick your answer!
Is tiramisu sweet or savory?
Savory
Sweet
16 of 22Pick your answer!
"Giro giro tondo" is the Italian name for which children's song?
Old McDonald had a farm
Ring around the rosie
Twinkle twinkle little star
17 of 22Pick your answer!
How would you describe pasta that's been cooked "al dente"?
Bunt
Sloppy
Firm
18 of 22Pick your answer!
How do you say "the ocean" in Italian?
La terra
Le stelle
Il mare
19 of 22Pick your answer!
What animal do most Italian cold cuts come from?
Pig
Chicken
Cow
20 of 22Pick your answer!
When someone tells you they're "stancho/stancha", what are they saying?
They're tired
They're broke
They're bored
21 of 22Pick your answer!
What is the main ingredient of "melanzane parmigiana"?
Eggplant
Beef
Rice
22 of 22Pick your answer!
Your "nonna materna" is your mother's mother.
True
False
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