The Lesser Poland (Malopolska) Quiz
A quiz dedicated to Malopolska, a historic region of Poland, including the Wieliczka Salt Mine, Krakow and Auschwitz Birkenau. 12 Questions.
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In which country in Europe is the historic, rich in heritage and natural beauty Voivodeship of Lesser Poland located?
What is the capital of the Voivodeship of Malopolska, it is the second largest city in Poland by population?
Capital City of Warsaw
Royal Capital City of Krakow
Capital City of Poznan
The Royal Free City of Krosno
The Royal Capital City of Krakow, was the main Capital City of the Polish Lithuanian Commonwealth and the Polish Crown, between which years, after that Warsaw became the capital city?
966 to 1038
1038 to 1569
1569 to 1786
1786 to 1898
The name of the city, Krakow, derives from ''what'', the literal translation of the city's name is ''Krak's Town''?
Derives from Krakus, the legendary founder of the city.
From one of the three legendary founders of Poland.
The name comes from a species of Eagle, the White Bielik found on the Coat of Arms of Poland.
This comes from the Krakow Mound, a steep hill for Tadeusz Kosciuszko.
Where would you find the almost one-thousand-year-old Church of St Adalbert, from the Middle Ages?
Which one of these World Heritage UNESCO Sites are located in the Voivodeship of Malopolska; two of them being the Kalwaria Zebrzydowska and Wooden Churches of Southern Lesser Poland?
Historic Centre of Krakow
Wieliczka and Bochnia Royal Salt Mines
Auschwitz Birkenau Nazi Germany Concentration Camp
All of the above
The Wooden Churches of Lesser Poland (UNESCO), ''represent outstanding examples of different Medieval Church building in Roman Catholic culture'', in which architectural style are the Churches built?
The Wieliczka Royal Mine, is totally made out of what type of raw material, including carved out artwork like Leonardo's ''The Last Supper'', and the grand St Kinga's Shaft and many others?
What is written on the infamous Auschwitz Birkenau Concentration Camp entrance sign, which was made by prisoners with metalwork skills, erected by the order of the Nazis in June 1940?
Wenn der Reiter nichts taugt, ist das Pferd schuld
Eile mit Weile
Arbeit macht frei
Du siehst den Wald vor lauter Bäumen nicht
What is the most popular ski resort town in Malopolska, the whole of Poland and the Carpathian Mountains, the town's architecture is based on the traditional highland region of Podhale?
Which folklore group lives in the Podhale Region, in the Tatra Mountains and parts of the Beskidy Mountains, their name literally means ''Highlanders'' from Polish to English?
What is the oldest building of the Jagiellonian University, Krakow, dating back from the 14th century, one of its most notable students being Nicolaus Copernicus?
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