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The Top Facts About Scotland Quiz

The Scottish Referendum is getting closer, in this factoid you will find out something new about this beautiful nation and country! 10 Questions.

 
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What is the official animal of Scotland?

  • Unicorn
  • Grizzly Bear
  • Bulldog
  • Tiger

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The shortest scheduled flight in the World is 1.5 miles long, from Westray to Papa Westray in the Orkney Islands, but how long does the journey take?

  • 56 Seconds
  • 1 Minute 6 Seconds
  • 1 Minute 14 Seconds
  • 8 Minutes and 58 Seconds

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Scotland has approximately 790 islands, but how many of these islands are inhabited?

  • 130
  • 250
  • 680
  • 760

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The Neolithic settlement of Skara Brae, is the oldest building in the United Kingdom dating from approximately 3100 B.C. , but where in Scotland is it situated?

  • Orkney Islands
  • Highlands
  • Aberdeenshire
  • Moray

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Like what other city in Europe, Edinburgh, the capital city of Scotland was built on Seven Hills?

  • Riga, Latvia
  • Lisbon, Portugal
  • Budapest, Hungary
  • Rome, Italy

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Scotland gained independence in 1314, after Robert The Bruce defeated which country in the Battle Of Bannockburn?

  • England
  • Norway
  • Ireland
  • Netherlands

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The St Andrew's Links is considered the ''home of golf'' as the sport has been played there since what century?

  • 14th
  • 15th
  • 17th
  • 18th

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What is the highest point in Scotland, the mountain is 1343 metres high and is located at the Western end point of the Grampian Mountains?

  • Ben Nevis
  • Ben Macdui
  • Carn Eige
  • Braeriach

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The motto of Scotland is ''Nemo me impune lacessit'', which can be translated to what?

  • No One Provokes Me With Impunity
  • Freedom Or Death
  • Unity And Freedom
  • May She Be Worthy Of The Name

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The very first recorded appearance of the Loch Ness Monster occurred in 565 A.D. , '' when a water beast attacked one of ''what'' followers in the loch''?

  • St Colomba
  • St Bede
  • St Peter
  • St Patrick

 

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