Quiz Germany-Estonia

  • What is creating a bog?

A) The rising of the river of Nile in Egypt

B) Dead mammoths piling up during the Ice Age

C) Acidic ground water low in nutrients in a cool climate

D) Orange juice

E) All the above

  • Which of these colours are not on the flag of Germany?

A) yellow

B) black

C) orange

D) red

  • Who is the President of Germany?

A) Donald TrumpbergB

B) Frank-Walter Steinmeier

C) Jüri Ratasmann

D) Kersti Klippen

E) Angela Merkel (is the chancellor)

  • What is the coldest temperature ever recorded in Estonia?

A) -53.2 °C

B) -43.5 °C  (recorded in Jõgeva Jan 17, 1940)

C) -12.7 °C

D) -42.0 °C

  • What is the coldest temperature ever recorded in Germany?

A) -27.5 °C

B) -45.9 °C  (recorded in Funtensee, Bavaria on Dec 24, 2001)

C) -31.0 °C

D) -42.0 °C

  • What is the highest point of Estonia?

A) Keramägi

B) Suur Lamemägi

C) Lasnamägi

D) Suur Munamägi

E) None of the above

  • What year Estonia declared its independence?

A) 1917

B) 1918

C) 1940

D) 1991

  • Which colour combination is on the flag of Estonia?

A) Blue, green and white

B) Purple, blue and white

C) Blue, black and white

D) Black, blue and white

E) Violet, purple and white

  • What is the combined population of Estonia and Germany?

A) 83.77 million

B) 82.23 million

C) 80.21 million

D) 120.12 million

  • About how many percentages of Estonia is covered by forests?

A) about 50%

B) about 40%

C) about 70%

D) about 60%

  • How many percentages of Germany is covered by forests?

A) 42%

B) 22%

C) 12%

D) 32%

  • What is the name of the atmospheric gas which screens out the sun’s harmful ultraviolet radiation?

A) Anti-sun gas

B) Nitrogen

C) Oxygen

D) Ozone

  • How many planets in our solar system are not named after a god or goddess?

One –> Earth

  • In what month does the Oktoberfest in Munich begin?

September

  • A little less than half the size of Great Britain, what is Europe’s second largest island?

Iceland

  • In 1918, Estonia declared its independence from which country?

Russia

  • What is the largest country located entirely in Europe?

Ukraine

  • The Estonian language belongs to which group of languages?

A) Romance

B) Finno-Ugric

C) Slavonic

D) Germanic

  • How many counties are there in Estonia?

15

  • What is the biggest county in Estonia?

Pärnu

  • In what year did Estonia win the Eurovision Song Contest?

2001

  • Who performed the winning song and what was the name of it?

Tanel Padar and Dave Benton – Everybody

  • What is the average life expectancy in Estonia?

A) 74,77 years

B) 69,42 years

C) 81,96 years

D) 77,74 years

  • What is the average life expectancy in Germany?

A) 80,64 years

B) 79,74 years

C) 86,40 years

D) 84,64 year