Register New Player
Welcome to our world of fun trivia quizzes and quiz games:
Copper, Cypress - Cyprus!
"Let's explore this island country in the eastern Mediterranean Sea."
15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit
Which of the following has NEVER been suggested as a possible etymological origin for the name Cyprus?
Ciphers - center for ancient espionage
Cypress - local trees
Copper - plentiful ore deposits
Henna - abundant and useful plant
Cyprus is the third largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. Which of these islands is one of the two larger islands to be found there?
Being an island, Cyprus has no land borders. Which country is its closest neighbour?
Which of the following does NOT control one of the four de facto regions of Cyprus?
Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
In which part of Cyprus can heavy snowfalls be expected in the winter?
The Troodos Mountains
The northeast peninsula
The entire island
Which of these is the most significant environmental issue on Cyprus?
Block 12 is an off-shore area that is expected to contain vast deposits of natural gas, which could be a valuable economic resource for Cyprus. It is also known by the name of a Greek goddess reputed to have been born off the shores of Cyprus. What is this nickname?
Which of the following symbols of peace is to be found on the flag of Cyprus?
A white dove
Two olive branches
A yellow shield
The Cypriot coat of arms contains a number of symbols. Which of these is shared with the national flag?
Map of the country
In 2004, French archaeologists made a discovery on Cyprus that made zoologists reevaluate the original domestication of one of our most favored pets. What animal is no longer thought to have been originally domesticated in Egypt?
Copyright, FunTrivia.com. All Rights Reserved.
Legal / Conditions of Use
Compiled Jun 28 12