What Nationality Are You Based on Your General Knowledge?

What Nationality Are You Based on Your General Knowledge?

Depending on where we grow up, we know different things, and our knowledge can make it surprisingly easy to determine where we’re from.

You may not think that a slight detail in your recollection could reflect something like your nationality, but it certainly can to a person with the right knowledge!

That’s the basis of today’s What Nationality Are You Based on Your General Knowledge quiz. We’re going to ask you some seemingly incongruous questions that we will then use to determine what nationality you are.

We won’t promise that we’ll get it right, but we’ll take our best shot at guessing the country that you’re from.

  • Question of

    What is the tallest building?

    • The Empire State Building
    • The CN Tower
    • The Eifel Tower
    • The Acropolis
  • Question of

    Which of these political figures is the most relevant to you?

    • George Washington
    • Wilfrid Laurier
    • Charles de Gaulle
    • Ioannis Metaxas
  • Question of

    Which of these historical country names do you recognize?

    • The 13 Colonies
    • New France
    • Gaul
    • The Byzantine Empire
  • Question of

    Which of these historical events was the most impactful?

    • The Declaration of Independence
    • The Battle of the Plains of Abraham
    • The French Revolution
    • The Battle of Thermopylae
  • Question of

    What are the roots of your language?

    • Germanic
    • Germanic and Latin
    • Just Latin
    • Ancient Greek
  • Question of

    How did your country get its name?

    • From a famous explorer
    • From a Native American word that means “village”
    • From a Latin word meaning “land of the Franks”
    • From a Latin word meaning “land of the Greeks”
  • Question of

    Which of these inventions seems more impactful to you?

    • Football and peanut butter
    • Maple syrup, hockey, and politeness
    • Wine and cognac
    • Creating democracy
  • Question of

    Which of these years stands out in your mind?

    • 1776
    • 1867
    • 1789
    • 1821
  • Question of

    Which of the following eras of history do you prefer?

    • The modern era
    • The industrial age
    • The Age of Enlightenment
    • The ancient era
  • Question of

    Which of these wars was the most impactful?

    • The Revolutionary War
    • The War of 1812
    • World War I
    • The Peloponnesian War