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Intriguing Facts About Poland Quiz

Looking back at Poland's historic battles, inventions and the historic events which made the country, plus some facts you probably did not know! 8 Questions.

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Poland has always had a very close relationship with which country, this is why in the 18th and 19th centuries many Polish artists, pianists and intellectuals moved to its capital city?

  • France
  • Great Britain
  • Prussia
  • Ottoman Empire

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The highest mountain in Australia, is named after what Polish General who fought against the Russian Empire and in the American Revolutionary War?

  • Eustachy Sanguszko
  • Jakub Jasinski
  • Tadeusz Kosciuszko
  • Jan August Cichocki

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One of Napoleon I's most famous lovers was Marie Walewska, a Polish countess which influenced the Emperor to create what Duchy from 1807 up to 1813?

  • Grand Duchy Of Tuscany
  • Grand Duchy Of Warsaw
  • Grand Duchy Of Rus
  • Grand Duchy Of Luxembourg

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The name ''Poland'' comes from the name of the tribe ''Polanie'' which means what?

  • People living in the open fields
  • People of the Upper Holy Mountain Region
  • People living in Pomerania
  • People from the long mountains

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Jews fled persecution for over a thousand years, many moved to Poland, in 1939 what was the estimate of the Jewish population in Poland?

  • 2.0 Million
  • 3.5 Million
  • 7.5 Million
  • 8.0 Million

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Michael Marks, one of the co-founders of Marks and Spencer, was born in the former Commonwealth of Poland and Lithuania in 1864, and emigrated to which city in Great Britain in 1882?

  • Leeds
  • Bristol
  • Hull
  • Manchester

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What is the name of one of the first Polish made cars from 1924, it could go up to 60 mph?

  • Polonia
  • Ford
  • Dacia
  • Wartburg

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Polish astronomer, Johannes Hevelius (1611-1687) published the earliest exact maps of what planet or natural type satellite ?

  • Moon
  • Pluto
  • Mars
  • Neptune