Think you know Bulgaria and the Bulgarians? Take our quiz to doublecheck...
1. What do Bulgarians commemorate on 2 June?
A. The fall of Bulgaria under the Ottomans
B. The death of revolutionary poet Hristo Botev
C. The soldiers who died in Second World War
2. Which Bulgarian footballer publicly gave up playing for the national team?
А. Georgi Ivanov
В. Valeri Domovchiyski
С. Dimitar Berbatov
3. How did the relatives of some senior Bulgarian magistrates acquire property in Primorsko?
А. They registered themselves as needy
В. They saved the money
С. They won them from the State Lottery
4. Who recently surpassed the rating of Prime minister Boyko Borisov?
A. President Georgi Parvanov
B. Minister of Finance Simeon Djankov
C. Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov
5. Which of these three resorts is not on the northern Black Sea coast?
А. Sunny Beach
С. Golden Sands
6. How many Roma are there in Bulgaria?
A. About 500,000
B. Over 800,000
C. No reliable statistics
7. How many Bulgarian astronauts flew into space?
8. When is Bulgaria supposed to have an F1 track?
A. In 2012
B. There is no such plan
C. In 2016
9. Where in Bulgaria are the Seven Lakes?
B. The Rhodope
The correct answers:
1. B; 2. C; 3. A; 4. C; 5. A; 6. C; 7. B; 8. A; 9. A