Quiz Answers Are Given Below The Post :-
Q 1. Let’s start easy before the festivities really kick in! Tell us, what colour would you normally associate with St Patrick’s Day?
the tri-colored flag
the Claddagh ring
Q 3. You might have his name down to a T, but what is St Patrick famous for?
Walking on water
Inventing the colour green
Building 100 boats
Bringing Christianity to Ireland
Q 4. This little character is a popular symbol of the celebration. What is it called?
Q 5. St Patrick’s given name was _______ .
Q 6. And whilst we’re on the topic, which of these is NOT a typical trait applied to one of these guys?
They can cause hurricanes
They are male
They enjoy mending shoes
They are a type of fairy
Q 7. Cities across the world like to let their hair down around St Patrick’s Day. Which city dyes the river green?
Q 8. Fill in the missing words about Saint Patrick. When he became a priest, he changed his name to _______ which means ____________ .
Q 9. In America there are approximately how many people who have Irish ancestry?
33 million Americans
22 million Americans
15 million Americans
41 million Americans
Q 10. Saint Patrick’s Day is celebrated on the anniversary of the great man’s death. Do you know where he is said to be buried?
Q 11. Despite a historic rivalry between the two countries, St Patrick’s celebrations are big across the water in England. Which of these two cities holds a two week Irish festival in the lead-up to the big day?
Q 12. In 1892, a freak weather pattern hit the Southeastern United States on St Patrick’s Day. What was it?
Q 13. There is a town in the USA that proudly declares itself home to the “world’s shortest St. Patricks Day Parade”. Where is it?
Hot Springs, Arkansas
Q 14. On the flip side of that, which American city plays host to the world’s LONGEST St Patrick’s Day parade?
Q 15. This island is the only other place to celebrate St Patrick’s Day as a national holiday. In which region would you find it?
Q 16. Whilst St Patrick’s Day is internationally recognised, England, Scotland and Wales all have their own days celebrating their patron saints. Which of these is not one of them?
St Peter’s Day
St David’s Day
St George’s Day
St Andrew’s Day
Q 17. Riverdance is a popular activity on St Patrick’s Day. At which event did it receive international recognition?
The Commonwealth Games
Eurovision Song Contest
Q 18. A popular black beverage originating in Ireland controversially (and mistakenly) showed a four-leaf clover rather than a shamrock in one of their advertisements. What other symbol appeared on the ad?
A blade of grass
A maple leaf
Q 19. Who knew that St Patrick’s day is celebrated way beyond the Earth’s atmosphere! In which year did this jolly green scene take place?
Q 20. Any true fan of the Irish knows that Father Ted is obligatory-watching at any time of year, but particularly around St Patrick’s Day. But which one of these quotes from the cult show isn’t quite right?
“My lovely horse, running through the field”
“The whole Catholic thing’s a puzzler isn’t it?“
“That money was just resting in my account”
“Down with this sort of thing”