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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
    Unicorn
  2. 2. What city is this?

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

    Paramount Pictures
    Fountainbridge
    Lithuania
  4. 4. Who is this?

    Tony Marshall/EMPICS Sport
    Colin Hendry
    Gordon Durie
  5. 5. Where's this?

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

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

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

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

    Flickr: 99408200@N05 / Creative Commons
    St. Andrews
    Oban
  10. 10. The Haven Chip Bar in Stonehaven is widely credited as having invented which dish?

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

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

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

    PA Archive/Press Association Images
    Scotland 4, World 0
    Don't Come Home Too Soon
  14. 14. What city is this?

    Jeff J Mitchell / Getty Images
    Aberdeen
    Dundee
  15. 15. Where's this?

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

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

    Phil O'Brien/EMPICS Sport
    Yvonne Murray
    Liz McColgan
  18. 18. Who's this?

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

    Flickr: celticphotos / Creative Commons
    Echo
    Spiral staircase
  20. 20. Where is this statue of the Duke of Wellington?

    Flickr: mhjohnston / Creative Commons
    Glasgow
    Edinburgh
  21. 21. Where is this statue of the Duke of Wellington?

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

    Flickr: chatiryworld / Creative Commons
    Adam Smith
    David Hume
  23. 23. When was Irn-Bru first sold?

    Flickr: mary_hutchison / Creative Commons
    1901
    1948
  24. 24. If you're talking about Scotch, what's the proper spelling – whisky or whiskey?

    Flickr: dannynic / Creative Commons
    Whisky
    Whiskey
  25. 25. And what year did this happen in?

    imgur.com
    2007
    2010

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