Ireland questions This is a list of recently added questions about Ireland. 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.orgcelebrities riddles »hard 43% Scott PhillipsScott Phillips524Paul HewsonPaul Hewson1404Dave Parsons Dave Parsons 747Adam ClaytonAdam Clayton559 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.orgwriters riddles »hard 53% USAUSA805United KingdomUnited Kingdom1940FranceFrance668IrelandIreland3996 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.orgprehistory riddles »hard 49% in Portugalin Portugal282in Irelandin Ireland724in Norwayin Norway315in Canadain Canada129 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 kidmusical instruments riddles »hard 46% harpharp2536trumpettrumpet374snaresnare589bagpipebagpipe2006 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.orgdance riddles »easy 72% ScotlandScotland720IrelandIreland3643AustriaAustria387NorwayNorway288 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.orgdisasters riddles »hard 57% disease of corndisease of corn712disease of wheatdisease of wheat1668disease of potatodisease of potato6135disease of cattledisease of cattle2162 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.orgcity names riddles »very hard 37% AmsterdamAmsterdam2073DublinDublin3559MadridMadrid543OsloOslo3273 Play culture quiz and see all the questions.