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TRIVIA: Do You Know Your Way Around Flags?

Edited By: Shai Kuritzky
 Flags are thought of by most these days as simple visual representations of countries. They are either this color or that, considered pretty or not. But a flag has more functions than just looking pretty. Beyond the tradition of marking out territories with our flag, most flags carry books of meaning, even the simplest of them. Every color and item may have meaning to its creators. How well do you know the flags of the world? Show us with this challenging flag test!
Trivia: Bangladesh flag
 
 
True or False: The red circle on the flag of Bangladesh was purposefuly put there out of center.
When creating the flag of Bangladesh, they chose to put the circle slightly to the left because, as you raise it, it causes the illusion that it is actually in the center.
True
False
Trivia: Sydney Opera House
 
 
Choose the correct Australian Flag:
The British flag on the Australian one symbolizes the historic link between the continent and the country. The 7-sided star under the British flag symbolizes the states of Australia and its independent Federal zones. The stars on the side are the group of stars above the skies of the Australian continent.
Trivia: Australian Flag
Trivia: Australian Flag
Trivia: Australian Flag
Trivia: Australian Flag
Trivia: North Korean flag with photo of Kim Il-sung on it
 
 
True or false: The flag of North Korea has a tiny image of its first president - Kim Il-sung when held before the sun
True
False
Trivia: Fjord
 
 
Choose the country flag marked with the wrong country:
The flag next to Greenland actually belongs to Iceland.
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Greenland
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Norway
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Sweden
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Finland
טריוויה: דגל אדום עם סימן שאלה
 
 
What is drawn on the Albanian Flag?
This flag was famously raised by a national hero named Skanderberg during the 15th century above his father's castle, saying: "I did not bring you libery, but found it here, among you,"
A bird with 2 heads and 2 legs
A dragon with one head and 4 legs
A bird with 2 heads and 3 legs
A griffin with one head and 4 legs
Trivia: Pyramids
 
 
True or False? The Egyptian flag carries the words: "The Arabic Republic of Egypt."
True
False
Trivia: Kazakhstan nature
 
 
Choose the correct flag of Kazakhstan
Trivia: Kazakhstan flag
Trivia: Kazakhstan flag
Trivia: Kazakhstan flag
Trivia: Kazakhstan flag
flag trivia: Flag of Moldova with a question mark in the center
 
 
True or False: The flag of Moldova has a bull on it?
The bull is small and easy to miss, but it is there to symbolize power, independence and pride.
True
False
טריוויה: דגל סרי לנקה עם סימן שאלה
 
 
On Sri Lanka's flag, what is hte lion holding?
The lion on the flag is holding a sword as a sign of power
A Sword
A Branch With Leaves
An Arrow
Ice Cream
טריוויה: דגל תימן עם סימן שאלה במרכזו
 
 
What appears at the center of the flag of Yemen?
Nothing
A Sun
A Bird
A Triangle
Trivia: Seychells Beach
 
 
Choose the correct flag for the Seychells:
From right to left, the colors of this flag symbolize blue skies, yellow sunshine, the persistence of the people is in red, harmony and social justice in white and nature in green.
Trivia: Seychells flag
Trivia: Seychells flag
Trivia: Seychells flag
Trivia: Seychells flag
Trivia: Flag of Ethiopia with a question mark in the middle
 
 
True or False: The flag of Ethiopia has a star of david in its middle.
At the center of the Ethiopian flag is a five sided star from which 5 beams come out. The purpose of this symbol is to remind the people of the country they are all equal.
False
True
Trivia: Flag of Brazil with question mark in the center
 
 
What does it say along the blue ball at the center of the Brazilian flag?
The writing means: "Order and Progress".
ORDEM E PROGRESSO
EORDEME PROGRESSO
OR DEME PROGRESSO
ORD EME PROGRESSO
Trivia: Syrian flag with many stars on it
 
 
How many stars are there on the Syrian flag?
For a period of time, the stars on the Syrian flag were replaced with the symbol of a hawk, today used as a symbol on the Egyptian flag.
2
1
3
4
Trivia: flag in white blue and red
 
 
True or false: Slovenia and Slovakia have the exact same colors on their flags.
Notice that the upper right corner of the Slovenian flag has a few yellow stars
False
True
You need a refresher on some of these!
trivia: waving white flag
 
Like most of us, you probably know which flag goes with which country, but see the flags as a whole rather than an amaglamation of items, each symbolizing something unique. How about trying again? You may find yourself luckier. If not, have a look at your mistakes below and read our corrections!
You have a sharp eye for detail!
Trivia: hands with US flag making a heart
 
You managed to answer most of these correctly! That shows us, and yourself, that you certainly notice the items appearing on each flag. You may have missed a few, but you have impressed us with your great memory and knowledge. Have a look at those you got wrong and add to your extensive knowledge.
Wow, you've surprised us!
Trivia: man with flag facing the sunrise
 
It seems like you know almost each and every flag in the world. Your knowledge is astounding, and you have definitely examined each flag you've seen and comprehended the symbolism on it. You must have a vast geographical knowledge, not only of flags but also various cultures and populations. All there is now to do is share this impressive test score with your friends!
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