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

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    Canelés
    Canelés
    Tiramisu
    Tiramisu
    Correct!
    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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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    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
    Emmanuelle Béart
    Isabelle Adjani
    Juliette Binoche
    Correct!
    Wrong!

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

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    Toulouse
    Chartres
    Paris
    Lyon
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    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
    Patrick Vieira
    David Ginola
    Thierry Henry
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    That's Thierry Henry, the French national team's top goalscorer of all time.

  12. 12. Where is this?

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    Strasbourg
    Lille
    Avignon
    Montpellier
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    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
    Jean de Florette.
    Les Liaisons Dangereuses.
    Manon des Sources.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

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

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    Pierre-Auguste Renoir
    Claude Monet
    Eugene Delacroix
    Paul Cezanne
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    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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    Albert Camus
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    Michel Houellebecq
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    Michel Houellebecq
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    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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    Correct!
    Wrong!

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

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

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    Belgium
    Germany
    Italy
    Austria

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

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Oh là là, that's not great. Come back and take this quiz again when you've spent a little more time studying French culture.

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Pas mal! You're not quite an expert, but you're clearly a fan of all things French.

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So close! You clearly know a decent amount about French culture, and you love the cuisine, but you're not quite a true Francophile yet.

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So close! You clearly know a decent amount about French culture, and you love the cuisine, but you're not quite a true Francophile yet.

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Formidable! You are a true Francophile. You know the country and its culture extremely well. C'est très impressionnant.

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Pas vrai! You are a true Francophile. You've studied the language, and you've almost certainly visited the country at least once. C'est très impressionnant.

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Trop bien! You are a true Francophile. You've studied the language, and you've almost certainly visited the country at least once. C'est très impressionnant.

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Merveilleux! You are a true Francophile. You're an expert in French culture and language, and you've clearly spent a great deal of time in the country. C'est très impressionnant.

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Mon dieu! You are a true Francophile. In fact, are you sure you're not actually French?

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Incroyable! You are a true Francophile. In fact, are you sure you're not actually French?

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