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If you love interesting facts about the countries and cultures of the world, then this category is the place for you.

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1 Piznai Ukrainu! (Discover Ukraine!)
The 2007 project 'Piznai Ukrainu!' (Discover Ukraine!) gave Ukrainians a chance to vote on the Seven Wonders of Ukraine, to which three additions were made by the government. Let's have a look at these sites of national significance.
Easy
10 Q
looney_tunes
Sep 11 11
2184 plays
2 Man Made Structures, Part 1
The pictures in this quiz represent man-made edifices, structures or objects d'art from around the world. Do you recognise them?
Very Easy
10 Q
skunkee
Mar 19 11
8622 plays
3 Absurd French 1007
Mais oui, it's yet another French quiz for Funtrivia's francophiles. After all, how else will you know how to object when you notice that your teacher has put her cigar out in your pencil case?
Easy
10 Q
Bruyere
Nov 16 07
4779 plays
4 Affected Latin: Phrases For Contemporary Use
Various internet resources have made available a plethora of Latin phrases for daily use. You've probably heard a few of these phrases before and may well be able to figure out the rest. And afterwards you can impress your friends!
Average
10 Q
uglybird
Jun 13 05
3576 plays
5 Please Don't Squeeze the Mascot!
Here is a quiz about some of those cute little icons of advertising that either annoy the heck out of you, or make you smile.
Average
10 Q
Polaris101
May 26 07
7593 plays
6 UNESCO in the United States
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization has created a list of World Heritage Sites that have special cultural or physical significance. A handful are located in the United States. But where in the U.S.?
Average
10 Q
Spaudrey
Feb 19 12
3360 plays
7 They Came to Baghdad
In the current political climate, Baghdad may not seem a tourist magnet. Why not try a virtual visit to a city with a rich and fascinating cultural history?
Average
10 Q
looney_tunes
May 09 10
2556 plays
8 Extinct Languages of the World
Language can almost be considered a living thing. Languages are gradually born, can become endangered, and even become extinct. Here are a few questions on some of these languages which have died out and no longer have any native speakers.
Average
10 Q
dcpddc478
Feb 20 12
3372 plays
9 Code-talking in Diné (Navajo)
During WWII, Navajo Native Americans made up a code based on words in their language that resembled the military terms they were describing, such as "iron fish" for "submarine". Here we'll match the code word back to its original term.
Average
10 Q
PDAZ
Feb 20 12
3042 plays
10 Say Cheese!
Team quiz by Pi in the Sky
Join the ladies from 4Pi as they travel around the world on the Amazing Race. Don't forget to 'smile' for their photos while you figure out where they are.
Average
10 Q
leith90
Feb 20 12
4134 plays
11 Ready To Start
Are you ready to start driving around looking for intriguing Latin bumper stickers? Let's go! (Abeamus!)
Easy
10 Q
looney_tunes
Apr 21 11
6333 plays
12 Celebrating Thailand
Thailand has a number of culturally significant holidays and festivals filling their calendar. Let's join in the celebrations and learn something of the reasons for them!
Average
10 Q
looney_tunes
Feb 11 11
2433 plays
13 World Heritage Sights
There are many World Heritage Sites that we should probably visit in our lifetimes. Come "see" just a few of them.
Average
10 Q
Jakeroo
Feb 20 12
3891 plays
14 Fanatics Cheering Around the World
Australian tennis fans have been nicknamed the Fanatics. Can you recognize some of the chants they use and hear as they travel around the world? (Note that diacritical marks have not been included.)
Easy
10 Q
looney_tunes
Mar 06 12
3453 plays
15 Racing Through World Languages
This quiz will ask you to identify which language is being spoken as you travel the world in the "Amazing Race".
Easy
10 Q
tazman6619
Feb 19 12
4479 plays
16 Castles of the World
Here is a quiz on some of the castles of the world. Some of them may end up on your bucket list.
Average
10 Q
dcpddc478
Feb 21 12
3138 plays
17 My True Love Guild to Me - 12th Day
Quiz Maker Guild author Stuthehistoryguy has wrapped a Christmas quiz gift of "Twelve Drummers Drumming". Be assured that any of these fine fellows would be a welcome addition to your holiday band!
Average
10 Q
stuthehistoryguy
Jan 05 09
7662 plays
18 What Flag is That?
See what you know about the flags of ten countries from around the world, with the added bonus of pictures of them.
Average
10 Q
stedman
Feb 06 13
5472 plays
19 Oh My! I said what?!
Cognates make it easy for a learner of Spanish to get the meaning of something they haven't seen before. However, there are also many false cognates lurking out there to make for some very embarrassing situations for the speaker!
Easy
10 Q
tiffanyram
Oct 18 06
9306 plays
20 Le French Foreign Legion
Je m'appelle Capitaine Plodette of Le French Foreign Legion. I know a leetle English which will help me explain to you the language barriers I face when I train new recruits from around the world. Help me to translate pleeze.
Average
10 Q
Plodd
Feb 21 12
3051 plays
21 So You Want to Be a Marine Corps Sniper
Are you good at sneaking up on people? Do you enjoy waiting in one place for hours and hours to do your job? Is your eyesight real good? If so, maybe you have what it takes to be a sniper in the US Marine Corps. Take this quiz to find out.
Average
10 Q
deputygary
Aug 12 07
2748 plays
22 When Cats Attempt to take Over the World
The cat conspiracy is on! You thwarted last year's attempted dog coup, but cats are much smarter. Luckily, you've intercepted several messages by cat operatives; you just need to determine the language. The only clue you have is the word "cat".
Average
10 Q
PDAZ
Nov 01 09
7332 plays
23 Man Made Structures, Part 2
The pictures in this quiz represent man-made edifices or structures from around the world. Do you recognise them?
Average
10 Q
skunkee
Mar 23 11
4593 plays
24 Latin Lives!
Who says Latin is a dead language? This quiz proves that it is alive and well - at least, partially.
Average
10 Q
Cymruambyth
Jan 12 06
3501 plays
25 An Italian Romance
You took an Italian class, and now you are able to order an espresso, to ask for directions and to buy the new Prada shoes. But are you (linguistically speaking) also ready for an Italian romance? Check it with this quiz!
Average
10 Q
Arlesienne
Nov 18 06
2622 plays
26 Man, It's a Manat!
You can learn a lot about a country by exploring the symbols used on its currency. Azerbaijan is a case in point, so let's look at some manats and qәpiks. Clicking the image to enlarge it may help you see valuable clues.
Average
10 Q
looney_tunes
Jul 11 11
2865 plays
27 The ABCs of Christmas
General knowledge quiz of Christmas with a twist. The first question, all possible answers begin with 'a'; the second question, all possible answers begin with 'b', etc. All letters are represented except 'z'.
Easy
25 Q
iznibs
Dec 07 07
10671 plays
28 Absurd French 1002
Back by popular request, it's another French quiz to help you get the neighbor's Rottweiler's muzzle out of your chihuahua's designer jean pockets. Bonne chance!
Easy
10 Q
Bruyere
Apr 08 06
6216 plays
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