Civ 3; November 13th.
Who is the father of modern chemistry?
Who is the patron saint of France?
- Jeanne d’Arc
Which general defeated the English at the Battle of Quebec?
Who invented the motion picture camera?
- Les Frères Lumière
What is the national anthem called?
- La Marseillaise
Who wrote La Marseillaise?
- Rouget de Lisle
What are the bullet trains called?
Name of August Paris Festival?
- Paris Plages
What is a popular dish made with eggplants, zucchini, and tomatoes called?
At which stadium do the best tennis players compete at in May?
- Roland Garros
Which famous female did Marion Cotillard play?
- Edith Piaf
Where does 70% of French energy come from?
- Nuclear Plants
What do two friends do to greet each other?
- Une Bise
What floor are you on when you enter a French building?
- Le rez-de-chaussée
Which king said, “Une poule au pot tous les dimanches”?
- Henri IV
Le Musée d’Orsay is in the same building as what?
- Une Gare (train station)
When do you receive a driver’s license in France?
- At 18 y/o
At what events did French athletes win the most medals in at the 2012 Olympics?
- Judo, cycling, + swimming
What is the capital of le Maroc?
What is Jean de la Fontaine most known for?
- Writing fables