Wednesday, April 06, 2011

Poland X - the quiz

If you're reading this, you probably think you know a lot about Poland. Or know one of the authors (hi Mom!). But enough walking the walk (or reading the read, I guess). Let's talk the talk (or answer the answer, as it were)....Update: Answers will be given in near future since the internet has failed me in providing a good easy way to have a self-correcting quiz:(

  1. Who ran for president the most times in Polish history?

Lech Walesa
Aleksander Kwasniewski
Janusz Korwin-Mikke
Andrzej Lepper
  1. Which Polish writer is connected to the classic sci-fi horror film Alien (1979)?

Stanislaw Lem
Czeslaw Milosz
Joseph Conrad
Andrzej Sapkowski
  1. Where does John Cleese's "aunt" live?

Chujowa Gorka
  1. Has Donald Tusk ever smoked cheeba (or skunk or laughing grass, you get my drift)?

He didn't inhale
He didn't exhale (which could explain recent economic decisions)
  1. Which finance minister's hole was biggest?

Jacek Rostowski's
Jaroslaw Bauc's
Zyta Gilowska's
Grzegorz Kolodko's
  1. Who is Irasiad?

Jaroslaw Kaczynski's long lost gypsy lover
Tusk's favourite brand of cheeba
Andrzej Lepper's skin colour
Dog misnamed by Lech Kaczynski
  1. Who is the kiss of death in Polish politics?

Andrzej Celinski
Marek Borowski
Henryka Bochniarz
Marek Belka
  1. 8. What is Kazimierz Marcinkiewicz's claim to fame?

Polish prime minister who loved the camera most
Rightist politician who least lived up to professed moral values
Lover of Izabela
All of the above
  1. Who said this: "I would strip the voting rights of many people, not just women"?

Jaroslaw Kaczynski
Andrzej Lepper
Janusz Korwin-Mikke
Bronislaw Komorowski
  1. What approximate percentage of the population do the moherowe berety comprise?



  1. WARNING - This is a work in progress. Please be patient while I work out why it doesn't grade.

  2. Hi - wish I'd read the warning first as I wasn't able to put my answers in!