Quick Quiz 17

1. Which is the oldest university in Ireland?

2. What do the capital cities Dublin, London and Lisbon share with each other and no others?

3. What are Cúige Mumham, Cúige Laighean, Cúige Uladh, Cúige Connachta?

4. Where is the Dr Hyde GAA Park?

5. Who wrote The Tinker’s Wedding?

6. Corkman Gerald Slevin was awarded membership of the prestigious Académie Internationale d’Héraldique, the only Irishman ever receive the honour. What did he do to deserve it?

7. What was the name of the musical based on Shaw’s play Pygmalion?

8. The words ‘fulacht fia’ are often seen on Ordnance Survey maps of Ireland. What do the words denote?

9. Scalteen is another name for what?

10. What Irish traditional dance is written in a 9/8 time signature?

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