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England or Wales?

Can you guess whether the answer is England, Wales, or both?
Quiz by Jakub
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Last updated: February 8, 2021
First submittedJune 28, 2019
Times taken25,554
Average score85.7%
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1. Is one of the four constituent countries of the United Kingdom
England
Wales
Both
2. Has more sheep than people
England
Wales
Both
3. Has a "Megacity", defined as an urban area with a population over 10 million
England
Wales
Both
4. Extends further west
England
Wales
5. Whose capital has 7 letters
England
Wales
Both
6. Where St. David’s, the smallest city in the U.K, is located
England
Wales
7. Has a population of about 56 million
England
Wales
8. Has 2 official languages
England
Wales
Both
9. Has the tallest peak of the two
England
Wales
10. Has a larger land area
England
Wales
11. Contains the Isle of Anglesey
England
Wales
12. Borders Scotland
England
Wales
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13. Has a cross on its flag
England
Wales
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14. Is considered one of the six "Celtic Nations"
England
Wales
Both
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Level 76
Jul 9, 2019
Whoops - forgot England is extends further west than Wales (Cornwall)
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Level 87
Dec 11, 2019
Land has to end somewhere.
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Level 77
Feb 8, 2021
but is Cornwall in England? In the words of Lisa Simpson, "Rydhsys rag Kernow lemmyn!".
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Level 76
Feb 9, 2021
Land ends at Land's End apparently..
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Level 74
Feb 9, 2021
Damn, you beat me to it! :)
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Level 75
Mar 1, 2021
What? You don't think that was the joke made by someone2018? Really?
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Level 76
Feb 9, 2021
At least got all right this time!
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Level 39
Jul 9, 2021
I did too and as a Welshman, I am ashamed.
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Level 28
Nov 9, 2019
Hice, well done!
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Level 41
Mar 30, 2020
Good Quiz
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Level 38
Jun 28, 2020
ABritishCat, I know I shouldn't say that here, but take a look at the "Presidents of Brazil" quiz! I gave you an answer
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Level 75
Jul 16, 2020
Grammar: Taller peak of the two
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Level 70
Feb 2, 2021
Neither taller nor tallest is correct, as the question is referring to a point. The correct would be highest peak or higher peak. In a higher vs highest (or taller vs tallest) argument, highest (or tallest) would be more correct because the question specifies "of the two". Although this difference is negligible and both would certainly be correct.
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Level 75
Mar 1, 2021
Higher would be the more appropriate word.
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Level 55
Feb 8, 2021
Congrats on the feature! :)
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Level 68
Feb 8, 2021
Congrats on the feature Jakub!
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Level 75
Feb 8, 2021
Congratulations on your 4th feature Jakub!!
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Level 61
Feb 8, 2021
Congrats Jakub!
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Level 67
Feb 8, 2021
I thought England and Scotland were constituent countries, Wales a principality and Northern Ireland a province. You live and learn.
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Level 46
May 26, 2021
Wales isn't a principality since it isn't ruled by a prince. Historically it's more of a debate, but certainly since the United Kingdom has existed, it isn't a principality
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Level 57
Feb 8, 2021
"This beats or equals 0.6% of test takers"
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Level 56
Feb 9, 2021
in the grand tradition of Jetpunk pedantry, Wales has only one official language, which is Welsh. English has no formal legal protection anywhere in the UK.
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Level 76
Feb 9, 2021
Welsh and English are both de jure official languages of Wales.
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Level 77
Feb 10, 2021
no, they're not. Welsh is the only de jure official language in any part of the UK.
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Level 75
Feb 11, 2021
Nope, according to Wikipedia, both Welsh and English are the official languages of Wales.
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Level 56
Feb 12, 2021
Yep. Notice the bit in your link where it says that "Welsh is the only official language in any part of the UK"?

Clue: it's in the bit headed 'language'.

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Level 61
Feb 9, 2021
diolch yn fawr!
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Level 47
Mar 29, 2021
The last time I checked, London didn't have a population of over 10 million
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Level 54
Mar 29, 2021
'urban area'
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Level 76
Mar 29, 2021
You should check again
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Level 70
Mar 29, 2021
question 11 doesn’t really make sense, i’m not sure wales ‘contains’ the island. perhaps ‘owns’ or ‘controls’? or ‘anglesey is part of which country’?
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Level 65
Mar 29, 2021
I'd say the question still makes sense, although you are right.
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Level 36
Mar 29, 2021
This is wrong England is technically a Celtic nation because Cornish language and people are Celts
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Level 65
Mar 29, 2021
Cornwall is considered one of the 6 Celtic Nations.
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Level 28
Apr 1, 2021
13/14, missed highest peak one. Surprised I got this many, not even British, with 1:11 left.
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Level 34
Jan 21, 2022
for the "flag with a cross" question i was thinking of the flag of england and scotland smh