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How Well Do You Actually Know Scotland?

Note: The outcome of the independence referendum may depend on your score.

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  1. 1. What's the official animal of Scotland?

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    Stag
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    Unicorn
  2. 2. What city is this?

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    Edinburgh
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    Glasgow
  3. 3. In "The Hunt for Red October", Sean Connery's accent is explained by his character being from...

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    Fountainbridge
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    Lithuania
  4. 4. Who is this?

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    Colin Hendry
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    Gordon Durie
  5. 5. Where's this?

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    Largs
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    Perth
  6. 6. Which of these WASN'T invented by a Scot?

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    Telescope
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    Telephone
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    Television
  7. 7. Which Scottish author wrote "The Crow Road"?

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    Iain Banks
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    Iain M. Banks
  8. 8. Which band called their best-of album "Scottish Fiction"?

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    Haydn West/PA
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    Yui Mok/PA
  9. 9. Where's this?

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    St. Andrews
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    Oban
  10. 10. The Haven Chip Bar in Stonehaven is widely credited as having invented which dish?

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    The deep-fried Mars bar
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    The munchy box
  11. 11. How many offshore islands does Scotland have (roughly)?

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    79
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    790
  12. 12. In what year was the Union With England Act passed by Scotland?

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    1603
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    1707
  13. 13. What was the title of Del Amitri's song for the Scottish football team in the 1998 World Cup anthem?

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    Scotland 4, World 0
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    Don't Come Home Too Soon
  14. 14. What city is this?

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    Aberdeen
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    Dundee
  15. 15. Where's this?

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    Glencoe
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    Carnoustie
  16. 16. Which of these bands had their first music released by Glasgow's Stow College?

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    Belle & Sebastian, Snow Patrol, and Biffy Clyro
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    Franz Ferdinand, Mogwai, and CHVRCHES
  17. 17. Who's this?

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    Yvonne Murray
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    Liz McColgan
  18. 18. Who's this?

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    Darius Campbell
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    Paolo Nutini
  19. 19. Hamilton Mausoleum is famous for having the longest what in the world?

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    Echo
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    Spiral staircase
  20. 20. Where is this statue of the Duke of Wellington?

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    Glasgow
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    Edinburgh
  21. 21. Where is this statue of the Duke of Wellington?

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    Dundee
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    Glasgow
  22. 22. Who is this statue of?

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    Adam Smith
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    David Hume
  23. 23. When was Irn-Bru first sold?

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    1901
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    1948
  24. 24. If you're talking about Scotch, what's the proper spelling – whisky or whiskey?

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    Whisky
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    Whiskey
  25. 25. And what year did this happen in?

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    2007
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    2010
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