BULGARIA'S MONTHLY QUIZ

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THE RED AND WHITE THREADS THAT BULGARIANS PUT ON 1 MARCH IS CALLED...

1. The red and white threads that Bulgarians put on 1 March is called...

A. Martenitsa

B. Survaknitsa

C. Banitsa

 

2. Bachkovo Monastery is in which mountain?

A. The Stara Planina

B. The Rhodope

C. The Strandzha

 

3. What is not used as a Banitsa stuffing?

A. Spinach

B. Pumpkin

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 17:26
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ON WHICH WINTER HOLIDAY DO BULGARIANS JUMP INTO RIVERS AND THE OPEN SEA?

1. On which winter holiday do Bulgarians jump into rivers and the open sea?

A. Epiphany

B. St Anthony's day

C. Christmas

 

2. Which foreign expression have Bulgarians adopted for "Goodbye"?

A. Au revoir

B. Αντιο σας

C. Ciao

 

3. Which is Bulgaria's easternmost town on the Danube?

A. Vidin

Sun, 12/23/2018 - 11:23
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THE LOWEST TEMPERATURE IN BULGARIA WAS RECORDED IN WHICH TOWN?

1. Where is Bulgaria in terms of social inequality within the EU, according to the National Statistical Institute?

A. 19th

B. 10th

C. 1st

 

2. In Bulgaria, who celebrates on 6 December, the Feast of St Nicholas?

A. Sailors

B. Winemakers

C. Midwives

 

3. What is Bulgaria's area?

A. 222,000 sq.km

B. 111,000 sq.km

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 08:23
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WHICH CHURCH IN SOFIA HAS A CRYPT WITH A MAJOR ICONS EXHIBITION?

1. Which church in Sofia has a crypt with a major icons exhibition?
A. St Aleksandr Nevskiy
B. St Sofia
C. St George

 

2. Who was Petar Danov?
A. The governor of the Bulgarian National Bank
B. Bulgaria's first chemistry professor
C. A mystic from the first half of the 20th century

 

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 11:39
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WHICH OF THESE PLACES IS FAMED FOR ITS TRADITIONAL ARCHITECTURE?

1. What is the motto for the Bulgarian presidency of the Council of EU?
A. United We Stand Strong
B. Times are a-Changing
C. Strength in Diversity

2. Hitar Petar is...
A. A witty character from Bulgarian tales
B. An amateur football team from northwestern Bulgaria
C. Bulgaria's highest railway station

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 14:30
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WHEN DO STORKS LEAVE BULGARIA FOR THE WINTER?

1. What do Bulgarians celebrate on 6 September?
A. Unification
B. Independence
C. Liberation

2. When withdrawing cash from ATMs in Bulgaria, you are most likely to get…
A. 10 leva notes
B. 20 leva notes
C. 50 leva notes

3. When do storks leave Bulgaria for the winter?
A. In late September
B. In early September
C. In mid-October

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 13:32
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