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The San Marino Quiz

The country of San Marino is the oldest surviving sovereign state in the World. 10 Questions.

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The country of San Marino, with a population over 31 thousand people is encircled by which country?

  • Italy
  • Switzerland
  • France
  • Belgium

Question 2 Photo

If you come from ''the land of San Marino'', what are you called?

  • San Marin
  • San Marinion
  • Sammarinese
  • Samorenese

Question 3 Photo

Which one of these United Nations members does not have a lower population when compared to San Marino's?

  • Palao
  • Tonga
  • Nauru
  • Tuvalu

Question 4 Photo

In 2004, San Marino had gained its first international football (soccer) win, with the score ''0-1'', which country did San Marino defeat?

  • Liechtenstein
  • Vatican City
  • Belgium
  • Kosovo

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In which year did San Marino gain independence from the Roman Empire?

  • 278
  • 301
  • 359
  • 598

Question 6 Photo

The country of San Marino is divided in to nine different municipalities, these are called ''castelli'' meaning ''what''?

  • Regions
  • Fortresses
  • Castles
  • Legions

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What is the name for San Marino's armed forces, which have the job of protecting the borders, and defending them, including the Palazzo Pubblico?

  • The Gendarmerie
  • The Military Ensemble
  • Guard of the Rock
  • Crossbow Corps

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The predominant Religion in San Marino is followed by 97% of the country's population, there is a voluntary 0.3% tax, setup to fund the Religion's charities?

  • Roman Catholic
  • Jehovah's Witnesses
  • Eastern Orthodoxy
  • Islam

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In 1861, San Marino gained an alliance with the United States of America, and gave honorary citizenship to which President of the United States of America?

  • James Buchanan
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Ulysses Grant
  • Grover Cleveland

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The country of San Marino was founded by Marinus of Arbe, what was his occupation?

  • Stonecutter
  • Baker
  • Crossbowman
  • Priest