Ireland questions This is a list of recently added questions about Ireland. Play Ireland quiz and see all the questions. Which prizes were awarded to George Bernard Shaw?Oscar and Nobel Prize. He was the first person to be awarded both Nobel Prize and Oscar. He got Nobel Prize in Literature of 1925. Despite his disdain for Hollywood Shaw won Oscar for best written screenplay in 1938.Created by: smyruvery hard 31% Pulitzer and Nobel PrizePulitzer and Nobel Prize1556Nobel Prize and Order of the SmileNobel Prize and Order of the Smile735Nobel Prize and Rugby World CupNobel Prize and Rugby World Cup450Oscar and Nobel PrizeOscar and Nobel Prize1258Nobel prize riddles » What sea lies between Great Britain and Ireland?Irish Sea. The Irish Sea has coasts on all four constituent countries of the United Kingdom: England, Scotland, Wales and the Northern Ireland.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 70% North SeaNorth Sea1096Alboran SeaAlboran Sea360Irish SeaIrish Sea4376Tyrrhenian SeaTyrrhenian Sea351Great Britain riddles » What is the capital city of Ireland?Dublin was founded as a Viking settlement. It grew rapidly from the 17th century and was briefly the second largest city in the British Empire.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 91% BelfastBelfast330DublinDublin6041CardiffCardiff117GlasgowGlasgow120Northern Europe riddles » What is Bono's (of U2) given name?Paul Hewson. Paul David Hewson was born in 1960 in Dublin. His father was a Roman Catholic, and his mother - Anglican.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 40% Scott PhillipsScott Phillips1366Paul HewsonPaul Hewson3202Dave Parsons Dave Parsons 1962Adam ClaytonAdam Clayton1447celebrities riddles » Where was Samuel Beckett from?Ireland. Samuel Becekett was born in 1906 in the Dublin suburb of Foxrock. His large family house with garden and its neighbourhood often feature in his prose and plays.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 56% USAUSA1283United KingdomUnited Kingdom3060FranceFrance1059IrelandIreland6943writers riddles » This ia a photo of the most important heritage site of a certain country, taken in 1923. Where is it?In Ireland. Newgrange is a prehistoric monument built about 3200 BC, during the Neolithic period, which makes it older than Stonehenge and the Egyptian pyramids. In the 1970s, the area was cleared and the front of the monument was reconstructed, although some have questioned this move. Created by: globalquiz.orghard 58% in Portugalin Portugal412in Irelandin Ireland1512in Norwayin Norway469in Canadain Canada208prehistory riddles » Which musical instrument is the national symbol of Ireland?Harp. The harp, traditionally associated with King David, was rare in medieval heraldry and its origins as the coat of arms of Ireland are unclear. Triangular devices appeared on the medieval Irish coinage by kings John and Edward I in the 12th and 13th centuries. These devices may have been crude harps or it may be that the harp developed from the use of triangles to distinguish Irish coins.Created by: karate kidhard 46% harpharp6045trumpettrumpet906snaresnare1384bagpipebagpipe4731musical instruments riddles » Where is this dance from?Ireland. Irish dancing is notable for its rapid leg and foot movements, body and arms being kept largely stationary.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 71% ScotlandScotland1130IrelandIreland5727AustriaAustria636NorwayNorway472dance riddles » What led to The Great Ireland Famine between 1845 and 1852?Disease of potato. Although blight ravaged potato crops throughout Europe during the 1840s, the impact and human cost in Ireland was significantly larger than elsewhere. Due to the great poverty, the vast majority of the population sufficed with a diet of potatoes and dairy.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 57% disease of corndisease of corn1076disease of wheatdisease of wheat2619disease of potatodisease of potato9408disease of cattledisease of cattle3227disasters riddles » Which European capital's name literally means "black pool"?Dublin. The Dubhlinn ("black pool") was a small lake used to moor ships and was connected to the River Liffey. This lake was covered during the early 18th century as the city grew.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 37% AmsterdamAmsterdam3618DublinDublin6181MadridMadrid832OsloOslo5700city names riddles » Play famous people quiz and see all the questions.