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There are some inconsistencies when references are made to parts or the whole of the British Isles. This quiz is an attempt to set them straight, along with a few other questions you might enjoy.
Take your time, this quiz is supposed to be informative and fun, not impossible to complete. Type 'GO'
London is the capital of which European country?
Good, we're getting somewhere. Now that's settled, what is the capital of Northern Ireland?
Sweet, what's the capital of Scotland?
What's the capital of Wales? (small country bordering England. Please God, tell me you've heard of it...)
What's the capital of the Republic of Ireland? (part of the British Isles, but not a part of the United Kingdom)
Quality, now the separate capitals of the British Isles have been fairly represented. Forward Britannia. Type 'GO'
Which country is a part of the United Kingdom, but not a part of Great Britain?
Which of these is NOT a popular tourist destination in the British Isles? a) Isle of White b) Isle of Man c) Isle of Dogs
Which of these has the least public authority in the UK? a) David Cameron b) The Queen c) Simon Cowell
To the nearest 10million, what is the population of the UK?
What is the name of the river that flows through the centre of London?
What is the name of the highest mountain in the UK?
What is the name of the estuary formed by the confluence between the Rivers Ouse and Trent, flowing into the North Sea
Which World Heritage Site and large tourist destination on the north coast of Northern Ireland features naturally interlocking columns made of basalt
Name a city, other than Cardiff, in Wales
Land's End is in which county, forming the south-westerly tip of Great Britain
At the opposite end, which group of islands are the most northerly in the British Isles (also a breed of pony)
Name one of the three Crown Dependencies (territories not technically part of the United Kingdom, but collectively known as the British Isles. One has previously been mentioned)
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