Think you know Bulgaria and the Bulgarians? Take our test to doublecheck
1. How many Bulgarian beaches get a Blue Flag international certificate for 2014?
2.Which Bulgarian starred in the 2014 World Cup promotional video along Jennifer Lopez and Ricky Martin?
A. Boyko Borisov
B. Hristo Stoytchkov
3. What does it take to make tarator?
B. Cashew nuts
C. Macadamia nuts
4. The uniform of the Bulgarian national guard is fashioned after the clothes worn by...
A. 19th Century revolutionaries
B. Communist partisans
C. Ancient Thracians
5. How many Bulgarians own the homes their live in?
A. 50 percent
B. 83 percent
C. 95 percent
6. Before Bulgaria became a Christian state, in 863, the title of the state ruler was...
7. The Bulgarians call sharan, or carp, anyone who is...
A. Extremely witty
B. Extremely lazy
C. Extremely naive
8. Which are the colours of the Bulgarian national flag?
A. White, green, red
B. Green, white, red
C. White, blue, red
9. Where is the future National Museum Complex, dubbed by the media The Bulgarian Louvre, located?
A. In Tarnovo, at the foot of the Tsarevets Hill
B. In Burgas, at the industrial port
C. In Sofia, by the St Aleksandr Nevskiy Cathedral
The correct answers
1. – A; 2. – B; 3. – A; 4. – A; 5. – C; 6. – B; 7. – C; 8. – A; 9. – C.