Quiz: There’s No Excuse for Scoring Less Than 70% on This Italian Test

Are you a true Italian scholar? Prove it!

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 Jul 19, 2018
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Question: 1/20Pick your answer!


Which famous landmark is in Italy?
The Statue of Liberty
The Leaning Tower of Pisa
The Eiffel Tower

Question: 2/20Pick your answer!


Which color is NOT in the Italian flag?
Green
Blue
Red

Question: 3/20Pick your answer!


Which Italian was arrested for believing that the Earth revolved around the Sun?
Galileo Galilei
Christopher Columbus
Leonardo Da Vinci

Question: 4/20Pick your answer!


What is the most popular religion in Italy?
Buddhism
Catholicism
Judaism

Question: 5/20Pick your answer!


What beverage did Italy introduce to the world?
Strawberry Lemonade
Herbal Tea
Coffee

Question: 6/20Pick your answer!


Which of the following is not on a pizza margherita?
Tomato sauce
Pepperoni
Basil

Question: 7/20Pick your answer!


When is the siesta held?
After dinner
After lunch
After breakfast

Question: 8/20Pick your answer!


Carnivale is associated with which Northern Italian city?
Milan
Turin
Venice

Question: 9/20Pick your answer!


What kind of dessert is gelato?
Ice cream
Cake
Fresh fruit

Question: 10/20Pick your answer!


What's another name for gravy?
Soup
Stew
Tomato sauce

Question: 11/20Pick your answer!


Formaggio is a type of what?
Cheese
Bread
Salt

Question: 12/20Pick your answer!


When is the antipasto served in a meal?
Before dessert
Before the entrée
Before the main course

Question: 13/20Pick your answer!


How would you describe pasta that is cooked al dente?
Crunchy
Firm
Sloppy

Question: 14/20Pick your answer!


How do you say happy in Italian?
Felice
Noioso/a
Triste

Question: 15/20Pick your answer!


Italy is shaped like a _____.
Boot
Belt
Hat

Question: 16/20Pick your answer!


How do you say beautiful in Italian?
Nero
Bella
Favore

Question: 17/20Pick your answer!


What sport do most Italians follow?
Soccer
Basketball
Tennis

Question: 18/20Pick your answer!


What Italian desert consists of layers of sponge cake soaked in coffee and brandy?
Tiramisu
Ricotta pie
Tartufo

Question: 19/20Pick your answer!


What are cannolis usually filled with?
Cream cheese
Buttercream
Ricotta cheese

Question: 20/20Pick your answer!


Which pasta dish is Italy NOT famous for?
Carbonara
Ramen
Lasagna
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