Quizzes

Paris

1. How many storeys does the Paris fashion store Galeries Lafayette have?
a) Five
b) Four
c) Ten

2. Apart from being the first Empress of the French what else was Josephine Bonaparte famous for?
a) Writing poetry
b) Being a devoted shopaholic
c) Her singing voice

3. Who took impressions of the decapitated heads of victims of the Revolution?
a) Madame Tussaud
b) The Duke d’Orleans
c) Marie Antoinette

4. Which film is not set in Paris?
a) The Da Vinci Code starring Tom Hanks
b) Amelie starring Audrey Tautou
c) When I Fall in Love it Will be in Paris starring Cheryl Cole and Simon Cowell

5. What do you do in Paris if you return to your car to discover you have been double parked?
a) Sit it out in silent fury
b) Look for a message from the offending driver on your windscreen
c) Check to see if the handbrake of the car is off

6. How many Avenues radiate from the Arc de Triomphe?
a) Twelve
b) Six
c) Eight

7. What is another name for the Champs Elysées?
a) Oxford Street
b) The Place of the Blessed Dead
c) Broadway

8. Would you like to win a two-night stay on the Boulevard Peripherique?
a) Not sure if I would
b) Definitely not
c) I’d love to stay there for two nights

9. What amazing gift did the French people give to America?
a) The Statue of Liberty
b) The Empire State Building
c) The Golden Gate Bridge

10. Who was married to Francis Dauphin of France and reigned as his queen consort?
a) The Duchess of York
b) Mary Queen of Scots
c) Queen Victoria

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