Statistics for Scotland Council Quiz - City of Edinburgh

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General Stats

  • This quiz has been taken 154 times
  • The average score is 11 of 15

Answer Stats

HintAnswer% Correct
Official residence of the British monarch in Scotland{Holyrood} Palace
95%
Edinburgh's principal railway station which was first opened in 1846Waverley
95%
Major thoroughfare and shopping street, stretching from Lothian Road to Leith Street{Princes} Street
90%
This sheep, the world's first cloned mammal, is now in the National Museum of ScotlandDolly
88%
Annual celebration of arts and culture, held as an alternative to the official festivalThe Fringe
88%
Annual military performance of music and theatrical displays held at Edinburgh CastleRoyal Edinburgh
Military {Tattoo}
84%
Former Royal yacht which is now permanently berthed at Ocean Terminal in LeithBritannia
82%
Rock duo from Leith, formed in 1983 by twin brothers Craig and Charlie ReidThe Proclaimers
82%
Fountainbridge actor who became famous as the first person to play James Bond on filmSean Connery
77%
Edinburgh born track cyclist who was 11 times world and 6 times Olympic championChris Hoy
71%
Affectionate nickname for Edinburgh, so given because of how the smoke-covered
Old Town area appeared when viewed from the surrounding countryside
Auld Reekie
70%
Edinburgh has a statue of this US President to commemorate the Scots who fought on
behalf of the Union during the American Civil War
Abraham Lincoln
64%
Historic medieval cannon or 'bombard' which is located in Edinburgh CastleMons Meg
42%
Born in Merchiston Tower, this mathematician is best known for his work on logarithmsJohn Napier
20%
Edinburgh born scientist who formulated the classical theory of electromagnetic radiationJames Clerk Maxwell
12%

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