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Classics

 

Here you will find two quizzes on Classic books

 

Classics French Quiz

 

1.  Which famous characters were created in France?

 

     a) Babar   b) Asterix    c) Pinocchio    d) Tintin


2.  What language was The Little Prince originally
written in? 

 

 

 

 

 

 

    

     a) Italian      b) Swedish      c) French

 

3. Who wrote and illustrated the Asterix Books?

 

a) Astrid Lindgren     b) René Goscinny and Albert Uderzo   c) Laurent de Brunhoff  d) Dick Bruna

 

4. How old is Babar?                

 

    a) 105     b) 12     c) 81

 

 

5. What is the capital of France? 

    a) Paris     b) Rome     c) London

 

6. How do you say good morning in French? 

   a) Bonjour    b) Buenos dias    c) Buon giorno

 

7. Can you name this famous landmark?

 

a) Coliseum                            b) Big Ben
c) Eiffel tower

 

 

 

8. Can you identify the map of France?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 9.  What do you call this French bread in the picture?

 

a) Pan                 b) Baguette
c) Bread

 

 

 

10. This is a very famous historical figure from France. Do you know his name?

 

      a)  Nelson       b) Napoleon       c) Waterloo

 

 

 

 

 


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For answers to this quiz please go to the 'Answers' section.

 

For a pdf version of this quiz please click below.

 

Classic French Quiz

 

Classics Books Quiz

 

1. Guess what the percentage of foreign children's books translated into English in the UK each year is?

 

    a:  99%            b:  45%     c:  3%

 

 

 

2. The Ugly Duckling is a famous tale by Hans Christian Andersen. Where does this tale originate from? 

 

    a: Holland     b: Denmark     c: Spain

 

 

 

3. The Italian book Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi is a tale of a:

 

    a: Dog     b: Puppet     c: Cricket

4. Tintin by Belgium artist Hergé is a: 

 

    a: Reference book     b: Comic book     c: An information book

 

 

 

 

5. In what language was Pippi Longstocking originally  written? 

 

    a: English     b: Arabic     c: Swedish

 

 

 

6. Emil and the Detectives by Eric Kästner was first     published in: 

 

    a: 2001          c: 1988     c: 1933

 

 

 

 

7. Which country does Emil and the Detectives come    from?

 

    a: Germany     b: France     c: Norway 

 

8. The popular character Miffy by Dutch author Dick     Bruna is a:

 

    a: Donkey       b: Rabbit     c: Bird

 

9. In Frog in Love by Dutch author and illustrator Max   Velthuijs, who Frog is in love with?

 

    a: Another Frog        b: Pig     c: Duck

 

 

 

 

  

10. Which country did Johanna Spyri the author of Heidi come from?

 

      a: Austria        b: Germany       c: Switzerland

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For details of any of the books mentioned click on Browse Books.

 

For answers to this quiz please go to the 'Answers' section.

 

 

For a pdf version of this quiz please click below.

 

Classics Quiz

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