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This General Knowledge Quiz Will Tell You How British You Are

Using science. And tea. And passive aggression.

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  1. 1. On which continent would you be most likely to find someone drinking this?

    Asia
    South America
    Africa
    Antarctica
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Um Bongo, Um Bongo, they drink it in the country we now know as the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

  2. 2. How should one pronounce the surname "Bucket"?

    Like this.
    Like this.
    Or like this.
    Or like this.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's "Bouquet", obviously.

    It's "Bouquet", obviously. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF
    Via BBC
  3. 3. What is the correct response to the phrase, "to me"?

    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "To you."

  4. 4. Who won the famous chart battle between these two bands?

    Oasis
    Via EMPICS Entertainment
    Oasis
    Blur
    Via EMPICS Entertainment
    Blur
  5. 5. Which member of S Club 7 has got "the flow"?

    Jon
    Bradley
    Tina
    Jo
    Rachael
    Hannah
    Paul
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Jo.

    She's got the flow. Get ready everybody, 'cause here we go.

    Jo.
    Via John Mather/EMPICS Entertainment
  6. 6. Which former Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer has the best moves?

    This one.
    This one.
    This one.
    This one.
    Or this one.
    Or this one.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It was this one. Aka Ed Balls.

    It was this one. Aka Ed Balls.
    Via BBC
  7. 7. Which one of these heads belongs to Grant Mitchell?

    This one.
    Via BBC
    This one.
    Or this one.
    Via BBC
    Or this one.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It was this one!

    The other one was Phil.

    It was this one!
    Via BBC
  8. 8. What colour is a packet of GOLDEN WONDER cheese and onion flavoured crisps?

    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Which is how it should be. Walkers are wrong. Don't @ me.

  9. 9. What food stuff would make this puppet (right) make this face?

    Ben Curtis/PA Archive
    Via Getty
    Via Getty
    Via Getty
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Everybody knows, Badger loves mashed potato.

  10. 10. Who do you like best, daddy or chips?

    Daddy
    Via McCain
    Daddy
    Chips
    Via McCain
    Chips
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Chips.

    Chips.
    Via McCain
  11. 11. What is the correct response to the phrase "Autoglass repair"?

    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Autoglass replace

  12. 12. Which of these men was NEVER a Blue Peter presenter?

    This man with short, dark hair.
    Via PA Archive
    This man with short, dark hair.
    This man with short, dark hair.
    Via PA Archive
    This man with short, dark hair.
    Or perhaps this man with short, dark hair.
    Via EMPICS
    Or perhaps this man with short, dark hair.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    That's former CBBC presenter (which is very different), Toby Anstis.

  13. 13. How would you describe the taste of this drink?

    Coca Cola
    Fabulously fruity
    Really refreshing
    Thoroughly thirst-quenching
    Totally tropical
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Totally tropical!

    Totally tropical!
  14. 14. What is the average life expectancy in Hollyoaks, Chester?

    Channel 4
    79
    56
    23
    19
    No one has ever lived long enough to find out.
  15. 15. Which of these is the correct spelling of a famous Welsh village?

    Llanfairpwllgwyngyllnotthisonegogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch
    Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobnotthisoneeitherwllllantysiliogogogoch
    Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch
    Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychitwasthethirdonewyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Did you spot the subtle clues?

  16. 16. And finally, which country's flag is this?

    The UK, obviously.
    Nowhere.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It was upside down. So there.

This General Knowledge Quiz Will Tell You How British You Are

Not very British, probably American

Either that, or you just grew up ignoring all popular culture. Either way, we value your efforts in taking this quiz, and look forward to quizzing with you again soon.

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Like the world's top 16 snooker players, you're mostly British. You didn't quite ace the quiz, but as we all know, winning is just about the most un-British thing you can do. Good work!

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You're sarcastic, you're smug, you're a pub quiz fiend, and we're very, VERY lucky to have you. *awkward British handshake*

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