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Hungary Country Quiz

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Quiz by FlorentzAndras
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Last updated: July 23, 2019
First submittedMay 29, 2018
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General
Endonym for Hungarians
Magyars
Hungary's nickname/ Roman province
Pannonia
Mountain range surrounding Hungary
Carpathians
Capital and most populous city
Budapest
Currency (named after Florence)
Forint
Longest river
Tisza / Tisa
Main river/ Longest in the EU
Danube
Largest lake in Central Europe
Lake Balaton
Romanian region, home of the Dracula and 1.5 M Hungarians
Transylvania
 
 
Trivia
No.1 Nation at this sport at the Olympics
Water Polo / Pentathlon
Legendary football player
Ferenc Puskás
Most famous stew/soup
Goulash
Colorful 3-D combination puzzle
Rubik's Cube
Dog breed with dreadlocks
Puli / Komondor
Essential micronutrient discovered by Albert Szent-Györgyi
Vitamin C
Boldest war photographer
Robert Capa
3-D images invented by Dennis Gabor (frequently seen in sci-fis)
Holograms
Illusionist, escape artist
Harry Houdini
Hungarian Rhapsody composer
Franz Liszt
Manhattan Project scientist
von Neumann / Teller / Szilard
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
History
Invaders of the country
Mongols
Ottomans
Habsburgs
Germans
Soviets
Many believe Magyars are related to this people led by Attila (There's no scientific evidence)
Huns
Though they are at least linguistically related to these peoples
Uralic peoples
Name the first King (crowned in 1000) or his nation-founder Dynasty that ruled for 400 years
Saint Stephen of the Árpáds
Medieval four-wheeled carriage, that originates from the Hungarian post town: Kocs
Coach
Great elected King & Conqueror, who imprisoned Vlad the Impaler
Matthias Corvinus
Hungarian-style light cavalry soldier (Originally in the Black Army of the above)
Hussar
Economic phenomenon. After WWII, Hungarian currency suffered the worst value erosion ever
Hyperinflation
Autocrat who brought an end to the Third Republic after the Global Financial Crisis
Viktor Orbán
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