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Benelux multiple choice (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg)

Which of these apply to The Netherlands, Belgium, and/or Luxembourg?
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Last updated: October 29, 2021
First submittedJune 16, 2019
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1. Which country is a member of the EU?
Netherlands
Belgium
Luxembourg
All three
All three countries were founding members of the EU
2. Which country does NOT have one of the EU capitals within its borders?
Netherlands
Belgium
Luxembourg
Brussels in Belgium and Luxembourg in Luxembourg are both EU capitals
3. Which countries border metropolitan (European mainland) France?
Netherlands
Belgium
Belgium & Luxembourg
All three
The Netherlands borders France on Sint Maarten/Saint Martin in the Caribbean
4. Which country does NOT have a king?
Netherlands
Belgium
Luxembourg
All three have a king!
Luxembourg is a Grand-Duchy
5. Limburg is a province of which country?
Netherlands
Belgium
Luxembourg
Netherlands & Belgium
Both Belgium and The Netherlands have a Limburg, there's also a province of Luxembourg in Belgium and a few Brabants in Belgium and The Netherlands. To make life even more confusing, there is a Zeeuws-Vlaanderen (Flanders) in the Netherlands
6. Which country houses the European Court of Justice
Netherlands
Belgium
Luxembourg
None of these 3 countries
The European Court of Justice is in Luxembourg
7. In which country is the International Court of Justice?
Netherlands
Belgium
Luxembourg
The international Court of Justice is in Den Haag/The Hague, the Netherlands
8. What's the majority language in the Benelux?
Dutch
French
Luxembourgish
German
Most of the Netherlands and approx. 60% of Belgium have Dutch as their first language
9. Which country has the highest GDP per capita (PPP)?
Netherlands
Belgium
Luxembourg
Luxembourg is listed over 100.000 USD by any reliable source (IMF, World Bank, CIA), roughly double of either the Netherlands or Belgium
10. In which country is German an offical language?
Netherlands
Belgium
Belgium & Luxembourg
Netherlands & Belgium
Both countries have French and German as an official language, Dutch is official in the Netherlands and Belgium.
11. Which country has the largest airport (by passenger traffic)
Netherlands
Belgium
Luxembourg
Schiphol - Amsterdam Airport in the Netherlands is one of the largest airports in Europe
12. Which country is Quizmaster's least favorite?
Netherlands
Belgium
Luxembourg
QM loves all!
Many comments indicate QM does not like Belgium :)
13. Which country is landlocked?
Netherlands
Belgium
Luxembourg
The Netherlands and Belgium both border the North Sea
14. Which country declared independence in 1830?
Netherlands
Belgium
Luxembourg
From the Netherlands, Luxembourg also became independent from the Netherlands (in 1879)
15. Which country has the Euro as their currency?
Netherlands
Belgium
Luxembourg
All three
All three countries switched at introduction of the Euro
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Level 37
Jun 17, 2019
Nice quiz. Why don't you like Belgium?
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Level 72
Jun 17, 2019
Me? I love Belgium. You should ask QuizMaster why he doesn't like Belgium :)
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Level 32
Oct 29, 2021
Nice quiz. In question 13 you are missing a 'u' in Luxembourg.
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Level 72
Oct 29, 2021
Fixed
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Level 85
Mar 28, 2022
Who doesn't like Belgium?
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Level 72
Mar 28, 2022
Hi! There are many comments on several quizzes from QuizMaster that he doesn't like Belgium. I think it may be meant jokingly, but those who read comments may have noticed.
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Level 72
Aug 2, 2022
https://www.jetpunk.com/users/quizmaster/blog/quizmaster-vs-artificial-intelligence

As an example. I am sure there is an element of fun in there, but I think it fits perfectly with the question in this quiz.

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Level 37
Jun 8, 2022
Nevermind Quizmaster. I love Belgium!