Think you know Bulgaria and the Bulgarians? Take our quiz to doublecheck...
1. What percentage is Prime Minister Boyko Borisov's approval rating according to the National Centre for the Study of Public Opinion?
2. Who was arrested in Pleven while taking a 23,000 leva bribe?
A. a journalist from the local media
B. a prosecutor from the District Prosecutor's Office
C. a local opposition party leader
3. The candidate from the Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria, or GERB, party for the mayoral election in Sofia on 15 November is
A. Foreign Minister Rumyana Zheleva
B. Lachezar Ivanov, MP
C. Minister of Education Yordanka Fandakova
4. Which infrastructurе project is the priority of the Ministry of Regional Development?
A. Trakiya motorway
B. Danube Bridge
C. Struma motorway
5. What is the new fee to register a company in Bulgaria?
A. 2,000 leva
B. 200 leva
C. 2 leva
6. By what percentage have residential property prices decreased in Bulgaria in the third quarter of 2009, according to the National Statistical Institute?
7. Who celebrates on 1 November, National Enlighteners' Day?
A . librarians
8. What percentage of 7th grade students spend their free time at the computer according to a survey carried out by the Ministry of Education?
9. Manchester United striker and captain of Bulgaria's national football team Dimitar Berbatov has a foundation for
A. fighting cancer
B. talented children
C. the construction of new children's sports grounds
The correct answers
1. A; 2. B; 3. C; 4. A; 5. C; 6. A; 7. B; 8. A; 9. B