New Europe with Stronger Ties

European Identity





What do you know about the European Union?: Questionnaire



THE RESULTS OF THE QUESTIONNAIRE:

1. How many countries are there in the EU today?
a) six b) twenty c) twenty-eight d) seventeen
A B C D
POLAND 4 13 66 17
LATVIA 0 16 84 0
TURKEY 18 20 50 12
ITALY 0 9 88 3
SPAIN 0 8 87 5
ROMANIA 0 0 103 0
GREECE 1 30 59 10
TOTAL 23 96 537 47


2. Who is currently holding the presidency of
the Council of the EU?
a) France b) Germany c) Hungary d) Latvia
A B C Dx
POLAND 14 36 15 35
LATVIA 20 35 0 45
TURKEY 22 20 12 46
ITALY 27 53 3 161
SPAIN 12 49 12 27
ROMANIA 14 26 0 63
GREECE 11 78 1 10
TOTAL 120 297 43 2421


3. How many stars are there on the Flag of Europe?
a) 15 b) 14 c) 16 d) 12
A B C D
POLAND 0 0 10 90
LATVIA 2 30 4 64
TURKEY 2 4 13 81
ITALY 0 4 6 90
SPAIN 0 3 7 90
ROMANIA 0 0 0 103
GREECE 3 5 11 81
TOTAL 7 46 51 599


4. What is the official anthem of European Union?
a) Ode to Joy b) Ode to Unity
c) Ode to Love d) Ode to Freedom
A B C Dx
POLAND 98 2 0 0
LATVIA 58 40 2 0
TURKEY 55 13 11 21
ITALY 54 30 5 11
SPAIN 55 24 3 18
ROMANIA 92 10 0 1
GREECE 8 46 7 336
TOTAL 420 165 28 846


5. Which is the official motto of the EU?
a) All for one and one for all b) Peace and harmony
c) United in diversity d) We are all equal
A B C Dx
POLAND 16 10 45 29
LATVIA 10 0 60 30
TURKEY 16 19 50 15
ITALY 4 18 70 8
SPAIN 4 9 66 21
ROMANIA 0 1 94 8
GREECE 18 18 31 294
TOTAL 68 75 416 1404


6. When is Europe Day celebrated?
a) 14 July b) 25 December c) 09 May d) 05 April
A B C Dx
POLAND 16 2 61 21
LATVIA 10 8 67 15
TURKEY 16 26 48 10
ITALY 14 14 57 15
SPAIN 10 3 76 11
ROMANIA 0 0 103 0
GREECE 16 11 49 222
TOTAL 82 64 461 942


7. Which EU member state has the largest population?
a) France b) Spain c) Germany d) Poland
A B C Dx
POLAND 10 18 68 4
LATVIA 21 9 58 12
TURKEY 18 15 48 19
ITALY 17 11 68 22
SPAIN 32 3 56 9
ROMANIA 6 6 91 0
GREECE 21 14 58 7
TOTAL 125 76 447 532


8. How many official languages are spoken in the EU?
a) twenty b) twenty-four c) fifty d) thirty-one
A B C Dx
POLAND 38 53 2 7
LATVIA 37 62 0 1
TURKEY 28 52 12 8
ITALY 30 49 13 8
SPAIN 33 36 15 16
ROMANIA 6 90 2 5
GREECE 40 33 13 131
TOTAL 212 375 57 581


9. Which EUís institution represents the citizens
and is directly elected by them?
a) European Commission b) European Parliament
c) Court of Justice of the EU d) Council of European Union
A B C Dx
POLAND 8 64 11 17
LATVIA 11 57 8 24
TURKEY 35 44 10 11
ITALY 13 71 9 7
SPAIN 8 69 7 16
ROMANIA 11 64 13 15
GREECE 10 69 8 94
TOTAL 96 438 66 994


10. Where is the Court of Justice of European Union located?
a) Germany b) Luxembourg c) the Netherlands d) Denmark
A B C Dx
POLAND 10 68 14 8
LATVIA 22 48 30 0
TURKEY 30 41 23 6
ITALY 15 72 8 41
SPAIN 20 64 6 10
ROMANIA 5 92 3 3
GREECE 25 53 14 62
TOTAL 127 438 98 373


11. Which city was the European Capital of Culture in 2014?
a) Riga b) London c) Bucharest d) Rome
A B C Dx
POLAND 45 17 18 20
LATVIA 97 3 0 0
TURKEY 30 32 11 27
ITALY 13 30 12 45
SPAIN 21 24 20 35
ROMANIA 59 15 6 23
GREECE 15 22 39 231
TOTAL 280 143 106 1731


12. How many EU countries have adopted the euro as their
official currency? a) 21 b) 19 c) 17 d) 20
A B C Dx
POLAND 7 21 59 13
LATVIA 21 35 25 19
TURKEY 19 37 23 21
ITALY 29 21 28 22
SPAIN 11 50 19 20
ROMANIA 5 43 50 5
GREECE 24 20 41 132
TOTAL 116 227 245 1132


13. When did the European Economic Community
(the former name of the EU)
create a common market among the member nations?
a) 1935 b) 1957 c) 1981 c) 2000
A B C Dx
POLAND 6 49 28 17
LATVIA 0 32 20 48
TURKEY 25 34 23 18
ITALY 3 37 34 251
SPAIN 5 46 43 6
ROMANIA 0 91 6 6
GREECE 8 22 41 29
TOTAL 47 311 195 1491


14. Where does the European Parliament have its meetings?
a) Copenhagen b) Brussels c) Stockholm d) Strasbourg
A B C Dx
POLAND 11 62 6 21
LATVIA 16 57 8 19
TURKEY 25 44 11 20
ITALY 6 45 5 44
SPAIN 3 38 5 54
ROMANIA 4 63 4 32
GREECE 7 75 4 122
TOTAL 72 384 43 2022

NOTES:
*Each school was represented by 100 students and teachers (except for Romania: 103 students and teachers were involved)
*Mark 'X" means that there was no answer given