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Austria True or False?

Can you guess whether these statements about Austria are true or false?
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Last updated: March 17, 2021
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1. Austria borders Poland?
True
False
2. The currency of Austria is the Schilling?
True
False
The Euro has replaced the Schilling as Austrian currency since 2002.
3. The headquarters of the United Nations is in Vienna?
True
False
The headquarters are in New York, but a main office is located in Vienna, Kaisermühlen.
4. The Roman Empire never conquered Austrian land north of the Danube?
True
False
5. The German word for Austria is Österland?
True
False
The German word for Austria is Österreich.
6. The current President of Austria used to be a member of Austria's green party?
True
False
7. In Austria you can legally drive a car at 15?
True
False
If in company of a family member, who has had the drivers license for seven years, you can drive a car aged 15,5.
8. The highest mountain of Austria is more than 4,000 m (13,000 ft) high?
True
False
The highest mountain, the Großglockner, is 3798 m (12,461 ft) high.
9. The capital of Tyrol is Salzburg?
True
False
Tha capital of Tyrol is Innsbruck.
10. More than 60% of Austrian land is part of the Alps?
True
False
~62%
11. The state religion of Austria is Catholicism?
True
False
Austria is a secular nation.
12. The majority of Austria's dialects are categorized as Bavarian?
True
False
Only dialects of Vorarlberg, Reutte and Landeck aren't Bavarian dialects.
13. Austria appeared in a written document before England did?
True
False
Austria first appeared as "Ostarrîchi" in 996, England merely as "Engla lande" in 1014.
14. The Austrian ski jumping team has performed a podium sweep more often than all other countries together?
True
False
They have performed 16, all other countries together have only performed 11.
15. Every Austrian river leads into the Danube?
True
False
Some lead into the Rhine or the Elbe, but the majority does lead into the Danube.
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