Which of These Words Come From French?
From the French word détour Symbol Language Detour Knapsack Which of these English words comes from French? From the French word gastronomie Gastronomy Talent Planet Prattle Which of these English words comes from French?
How Well Do You Know The French Revolution?
The French Revolution was a watershed moment in European history. Think you know the basics? Show us what you've got by giving this quiz your full attention! In which year did the French Revolution commence? 1789 1708 1833 1902 Who was the King of France when it began?
Where Did These English Words Come From?
It's so easy to learn and understand that it's little wonder it's the most "international" language, taking the place of French. Part of why it's so comfortable is that it borrows so many of its words from other languages.
Can You Answer These Trivia Questions about France?
No wonder, then, that the French are known as a proud people.At some point or another, you’ve probably studied a bit of French history, seen movies about it or read a novel about it. But how much do you actually know about France? What is the main currency in France?
This Is One of the Trickiest Math Tests!
The probability that a boy chosen at random studies French is 2/3. The probability that a girl chosen at random studies French is 3/5 . Work out the number of students in the school who study French. 850 900 866 975 3/5 of a number is 162.
How Much Do You Know About the American Revolution?
The small revolt grew to an all-out war, to which the French and other countries joined as well and culminating with the independence of the United States and ultimately to the creation of the United States as we know it today.
Are You the King or Queen of History?
Gorgon Medusa Minotaur Harpy In what year did the French revolution begin? The French Revolution, in which the monarchy was toppled by the populace, started in 1789. 1654 1822 1856 1789 Who was the first billionaire in the United States?
The Fascinating History of Art!
Red Clay Plant Pigments Ashes All answers are true Which French art movement of the late 19th century is characterized by evoking emotion rather than realism? Post Impressionism Impressionism Cubism Surrealism Which French artist is most famous for his obsession with ballerinas?
Can You Sort Out These Greek Roots?
English is a language that has borrowed heavily from other languages, such as Latin, German and Old French. So it is of little surprise that Greek also plays its fair share. Do you know what these Greek roots in English originally meant?
The 70s Movie Trivia Quiz!
Alien Network A Clockwork Orange The French Connection Which 70s movie is this shot taken from? A Clockwork Orange Chinatown American Graffiti Annie Hall Which 70s movie is this shot taken from? Taxi Driver Godfather II The Deer Hunter Deliverance Which 70s movie is this movie poster taken from?
Can You Ace Our Foreign Words Test?
French: Something you can't change Spanish: Final accomplishment Portuguese: Finally done Russian: Never done What does this word mean, and in what language? French: Welcome! Turkish: Good bye! Italian: Until we meet again! German: Good morning! What does this word mean, and in what language?
The Great European History Quiz
Do you think you know exactly what caused the French and Russian Revolutions, as well as who or what caused the end of the Roman Empire? Give this trivia quiz a go, and see if you've got what it takes! Whose assassination marked the start of WWI?
Color Quiz: From Blue to Green
In French green is 'vert' Portuguese Spanish Italian French Green is in the center of the visible light spectrum. What is the approximate wavelength of green light? Visible light has a wavelength in the range of approximately 380 to 750 nanometers (nm).
Can You Beat Our World History Trivia Quiz?
World War I, also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918 1914 1918 1919 1921 The French Revolution occurred between: The French Revolution lasted 10 years from 1789 to 1799.
Can You Speak All of the Languages of Love?
Italian French Spanish Portuguese Je t'aime: French Dutch Spanish Russian Aishite imasu: Japanese Mandarin Taiwanese Hindi Nakupenda: Swahili Greek Cantonese Korean Ich liebe dich: German Russian Farsi Afrikaans Eu te amo: Portuguese Turkish Spanish Italian Miluji te: Czech Arabic French Maltese Volim
Can You Guess What These Words Used to Mean?
The word "jargon" comes from French, where the same word means ‘to chatter’, and it meant ‘a bird song’ back in the 14th century when it was added to English.
What Happened First? A History Challenge!
The French Revolution started in 1789 while the Russian started in 1917 French Revolution Russian Revolution Which happened first?
Can You Identify the Language From a Lone Sentence?
French Spanish Portuguese Italian Choose the language you think the sentence is in. Japanese Chinese Korean Hindi Choose the language you think the sentence is in. Arabic Persian Hindi Thai Choose the language you think the sentence is in.
Can You Pick the Right Continent?
Monaco is a sovereign city-state, country, and microstate on the French Riviera in Western Europe. Less than 40,000 people live in Monaco. Oceania Europe Asia North America Africa South America Where can one find Fiji?
Time to Wake Up History!
The Prince The Cunning of Man War and Peace How to Outsmart People and Stay Alive Who was king during the French revolution? He was executed by guillotine in the Place de la Revolution in Paris King Louis XVI King Louis XIV King George III King d'Orleans What year was the Magna Carta signed?
How Much of a Foodie Are You?
French fries Chips Shoestring potatoes Frites Irish potatoes Which US state is famous for its peaches? The state of California is widely known as the leading producer of peaches in the United States. California Georgia Hawaii New Hampshire What’s black pudding?
Do You Know How to Say Hello In Different Languages?
French Spanish Portuguese Hebrew In what language would they say "Guten Tag!"? German Dutch Finnish Danish In what language would they say "Ciao!"? Italian Spanish French Bulgarian In which country would they say "Namaste!"? India Peru Brazil Japan In which country would they say "Salaam!"?
Do You Know These Famous Rulers?
Neville Chamberlain was prime minister between 1937 and 1940 Winston Churchill Neville Chamberlain Anthony Eden Margaret Thatcher This French monarch became king at age 4, built the Palace of Versailles and styled himself "The Sun King".
Which Language IS IT?
French Italian Bulgarian Spanish Which language is this? Polish Czech Finnish Estonian Which language is this? German Dutch Bulgarian Swedish Which language is this? Spanish Portuguese Italian French Which language is this? Icelandic Danish Dutch Spanish Which language is this?