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Only A True Francophile Can Get More Than 75% In This Quiz

So you think you know France, huh?

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  1. 1. Which city is this?

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    Nice
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    Grenoble
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    Le Havre
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    Marseille
  2. 2. Which of these desserts is not French?

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    Chocolate Religieuse
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    Clafoutis
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    Canelés
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    Tiramisu
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    Wrong!

    Tiramisu is an Italian dessert.

  3. 3. Which of these animals is un requin?

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  4. 4. Which of these dishes is Pissaladière?

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    Pissaladière: it's similar to a pizza, but there's no cheese. Instead, the topping consists of onions, olives, garlic and anchovies.

  5. 5. "C'était mon anniversaire la semaine dernière." When was my birthday?

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  6. 6. Which actor is this?

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    Béatrice Dalle
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    Emmanuelle Béart
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    Isabelle Adjani
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    Juliette Binoche
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    That's a screenshot from the 1986 film Betty Blue, or 37° 2 le matin, in which Béatrice Dalle stars.

  7. 7. Which of these regions is not well known for producing wine?

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  8. 8. Which of these is un pamplemousse?

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  9. 9. Name the film from the screen shot.

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    Léon
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    Amélie
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    La Grande Bouffe
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    La Haine
  10. 10. Where would you find this landmark?

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    Toulouse
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    Chartres
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    Paris
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    Lyon
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    That's Chartres Cathedral, or Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Chartres, completed in 1220.

  11. 11. Name the retired footballer.

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    Eric Cantona
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    Patrick Vieira
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    David Ginola
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    Thierry Henry
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    That's Thierry Henry, the French national team's top goalscorer of all time.

  12. 12. Where is this?

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    Strasbourg
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    Lille
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    Avignon
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    Montpellier
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    Strasbourg is the capital of the Alsace-Champagne-Ardenne-Lorraine (ACAL) region in eastern France.

  13. 13. Which of these is not a book by Marcel Pagnol?

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    La Gloire de mon père
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    Jean de Florette.
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    Les Liaisons Dangereuses.
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    Manon des Sources.
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    Les Liaisons Dangereuses was written by Pierre Choderlos de Laclos, and first published in 1782.

  14. 14. Which actor did not star in La Vie En Rose?

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    Marion Cotillard
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    Gérard Depardieu
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    Vincent Cassel
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  15. 15. Who painted this?

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    Pierre-Auguste Renoir
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    Claude Monet
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    Eugene Delacroix
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    Paul Cezanne
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    That's Liberty Leading the People, painted in 1830 to commemorate the July Revolution, which toppled King Charles X of France that same year.

  16. 16. Who wrote this famous literary passage?

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    Marcel Proust
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    Albert Camus
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    Michel Houellebecq
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    It's from Swann's Way, the first volume of Proust's À la recherche du temps perdu.

  17. 17. Who is the President of France?

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    François Hollande has been the President of France since 2012. The others are former President Nicolas Sarkozy, head of the IMF Christine Lagarde, and Manuel Valls, the Prime Minister.

  18. 18. When is Bastille Day?

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    July 4
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    July 14
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    May 1
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    November 5
  19. 19. Name the landmark.

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    Mont Saint-Michel
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    Mont Blanc
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    Notre Dame de Paris
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    Palace of Versailles
  20. 20. Which country does not share a border with France?

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    Belgium
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    Germany
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    Italy
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    Austria
 
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