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 Eiffel Tower
The Statue of Liberty
The Leaning Tower of Pisa

Question: 2/20Pick your answer!


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

Question: 3/20Pick your answer!


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

Question: 4/20Pick your answer!


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

Question: 5/20Pick your answer!


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

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 breakfast
After dinner
After lunch

Question: 8/20Pick your answer!


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

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?
Stew
Soup
Tomato sauce

Question: 11/20Pick your answer!


Formaggio is a type of what?
Salt
Cheese
Bread

Question: 12/20Pick your answer!


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

Question: 13/20Pick your answer!


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

Question: 14/20Pick your answer!


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

Question: 15/20Pick your answer!


Italy is shaped like a _____.
Hat
Boot
Belt

Question: 16/20Pick your answer!


How do you say beautiful in Italian?
Bella
Nero
Favore

Question: 17/20Pick your answer!


What sport do most Italians follow?
Tennis
Soccer
Basketball

Question: 18/20Pick your answer!


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

Question: 19/20Pick your answer!


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

Question: 20/20Pick your answer!


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