Statistics for World Language General Knowledge #1

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  • This quiz has been taken 39,062 times
    (39,010 since last reset)
  • The average score is 13 of 20

Answer Stats

HintAnswer% Correct
What is the English translation of the Spanish word "amigo"?Friend
99%
What country has 11 official languages including English, Afrikaans, and Xhosa?South Africa
93%
What is the French word for "French"?Français
79%
What variety of Chinese is most commonly spoken in Hong Kong?Cantonese
77%
What archaic English word was a familiar form of the word "you"?Thee or Thou
73%
What language does the word "algebra" come from?Arabic
72%
Which Central American country has English as an official language?Belize
67%
What alphabet does the Russian language use?Cyrillic
65%
What is the term for a language derived from Latin?{Romance} Language
64%
What capital city has a name that means "Fair Winds" in Spanish?Buenos Aires
63%
What is another name for the Farsi language?Persian
61%
What is the English translation of the German word "Schwein"?Pig
59%
What is the official language of Angola and East Timor?Portuguese
58%
What is the official language of Bangladesh?Bengali
55%
What written language was deciphered by using the Rosetta Stone?Egyptian Hieroglyphs
55%
What country has 36 official languages, including Spanish, Quechua,
Aymara, and Chiquitano?
Bolivia
53%
What is the study of languages called?Linguistics
51%
In what language were the most important Hindu texts written?Sanskrit
51%
What is "nueve" plus "once"?Veinte
48%
Among languages that were deliberately invented, which one has the most speakers?Esperanto
47%

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