Free to use multiple-choice questions on the subject of flags

  1. Which of these appear on the national flag of Mexico?

    A: Cactus

    B: Palm Tree

    C: Sombrero

    D: Bottle of Tequila

    Cactus

    The coat of arms depicts a Mexican golden eagle perched on a prickly pear cactus devouring a rattlesnake

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  2. What colour are the stars on the Australian flag?

    A: Red

    B: White

    C: Blue

    D: Green

    White

    There are six stars

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  3. What is depicted on the flag of Taiwan?

    A: A sun

    B: A moon

    C: A flower

    D: A dragon

    Sun

    It's a white sun with twelve triangular rays.

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  4. What is pictured on the flag of Cambodia?

    A: Sword

    B: Temple

    C: Goat

    D: Space Ship

    Temple

    It a depiction of Angkor Wat

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  5. Which colour stripes go with white to make the flag of Peru?

    A: Red

    B: Green

    C: Blue

    D: Yellow

    Red

    Two vertical red stripes either side of a white stripe in the middle.

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  6. Which country's national flag includes a yellow rhombus and 27 small white stars?

    A: Brazil

    B: Jamaica

    C: South Africa

    D: Denmark

    Brazil

    The flag originally included 21 stars but this was updated in 1992 to reflect the creation of new states.

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  7. Which of the following colours do not appear on the German flag?

    A: Green

    B: Red

    C: Yellow

    D: Black

    Green

    It's a horizontal triband. From top: Black, red, yellow.

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  8. Which country's flag does NOT include a white cross on a red background?

    A: Austria

    B: Denmark

    C: Slovakia

    D: Switzerland

    Austria

    Denmark's is just a white-on-red cross, Slovakia has a small white-on-red cross in the coat of arms, Austria is just horizontal tri-band with red, white, red. There is an 'artistic' version of the Austria which includes a coat of arms but even this has no cross.

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  9. Which country's flag includes a graphic representing mountains?

    A: Austria

    B: Moldova

    C: Slovenia

    D: Iceland

    Slovenia

    The coat of arms is a shield with the image of Mount Triglav, Slovenia's highest peak, in white against a blue background at the centre;

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  10. Which unusual shape appears on the flag of Kuwait?

    A: Pentagon

    B: Hexagon

    C: Rhombus

    D: Trapezium

    Trapezium

    A black trapezium on the hoist side of the flag

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  11. Which of these colours does not appear on the flag of Kuwait

    A: Red

    B: Green

    C: Blue

    D: Black

    Blue

    Flag colours are green, red, black and white

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