Statistics for World Language General Knowledge #1

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  • This quiz has been taken 19,347 times
    (19,295 since last reset)
  • The average score is 13 of 20

Answer Stats

HintAnswer% Correct
What is English for "Amigo"?Friend
99%
What country has 11 offficial languages including English, Afrikaans, and Xhosa?South Africa
93%
What is French for "French"?Français
79%
What variety of Chinese is most commonly spoken in Hong Kong?Cantonese
76%
What archaic English word was a familiar form of the word "you"?Thee or Thou
72%
What language does the word "algebra" come from?Arabic
71%
Which Central American country has English as an official language?Belize
66%
What is the term for a language derived from Latin?{Romance} Language
62%
What alphabet does the Russian language use?Cyrillic
62%
What capital city has a name that means "Fair Winds" in Spanish?Buenos Aires
61%
What is another name for the Farsi language?Persian
60%
What is the English translation of the German word "Schwein"?Pig
59%
What is the official language of Angola and East Timor?Portuguese
55%
What written language was deciphered by using the Rosetta Stone?Egyptian Hieroglyphs
55%
What is the official language of Bangladesh?Bengali
52%
What is the study of languages called?Linguistics
51%
In what language were the most important Hindu texts written?Sanskrit
50%
What country has 36 official languages, including Spanish, Quechua,
Aymara, and Chiquitano?
Bolivia
50%
Among languages that were deliberately invented, which one has the most speakers?Esperanto
47%
What is "nueve" plus "once"?Veinte
47%

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