Italy, a country with 60% of the world's cultural heritage sites on the shores of the Mediterranean and under the Alps, is renown worldwide for its picturesque landscapes and flourishing arts. It has long been a popular destination for tourists from all over the world. But do you think you know more about Italy than the common tourist? Take this test and find out!
We have prepared 25 multiple-choice questions to test your knowledge of Italian geography, history, culture and language. Are you ready?
Italy is located in:
Which of the following countries does not share a border with Italy?
The largest active volcano in Italy is:
Which of the following is not an Italian sports car brand:
How many times has Italy hosted the Olympic Games? (As of 2020)
Which of the following instruments did not originate in Italy:
What is the capital of Italy?
Which regional dialect of Italy does modern Italian originate from?
Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet takes place in which city in Italy?
In which Italian city did pizza originate in the 18th century?
What wine do Italians pair with fish?
Which language group does Italian belong to:
How many times a year is the Milan Fashion Week?
Which church in Italy is responsible for the election of the Pope?
Basilica di San Pietro
Basilica di San Marco
Which of the following masterpieces does not belong to the Vatican?
The Last Judgement
How many times has Italy won the World Cup? （as of 2020）
Which of the following operas was not composed by Giuseppe Verdi?
The Lady of the Camellias
What do Italians mean by "cin cin" at the table?
Italians make all kinds of gestures. What do they want to say when they put their five fingers together and wiggle up and down with their wrists or elbows as a fulcrum?
I don't care!
What the hell?!
Let it go!
Which of the following films does not belong to the trilogy of Italian film director Tornatore?
The Legend of 1900
Death in Venice
Who was in power in Italy in the 1930s?
Which food do the green, white and red colors of the Italian flag represent?
basil; cheese; tomato
spinach; cheese; tomato
basil; cream; tomato
spinach; cheese; chili
What is the oldest university in Italy?
Accademia di Belle Arti
University of Bologna
Polytechnic University of Milan
University of Padua
In which city did the Medici family, the legendary Italian bourgeois family, originate and thrive?