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1.  The capital city of Italy is Rome.  In Italian it is......
A.  Roma           B.  Romeo
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2.  The Leaning Tower of Pisa is called.......
A.  La Torre Pendente di Pisa.
B.  Il Toro Monello di Pisa.
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3.  The boat traditionally used on the canals of Venice is.....
A.  un gambero              B.  una gondola
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4.  The Pope lives in an area of Rome called
A.  Trastevere          B.  Vaticano
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5.   The ancient arena in Rome is called.......
A.  Il Colosseo       B.   La Colomba
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6.   Etna is.........
A.    a river           B.    a volcano
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7.  The river of Florence is called.......
A.  Arno        B.   Arnaldo
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8.  In the year 79A.D. two famous events occurred in Italy.  One was the completion of The Colosseum.  The other was.........
A.  The eruption of the volcano Vesuvio, destroying Pompei and Ercolano.

B.  The painting of the Mona Lisa, by Leonardo da Vinci.
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9.  Which Italian artist created the Statue of David and painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel? 
A.  Michelangelo            B.  Caravaggio
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10.  In which city will you see the river Tiber?
(Il Tevere)
A.  Napoli           B.  Roma
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11.  Which is the largest island of Italy?
A.  Elba           B.  Sicilia
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12.  In which city will you find La Scala Santa? 
(The Holy Stairs.)
A.  Milano            B.  Roma
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13.  What is Il Ponte Sant'Angelo?
A.  A famous bridge in Venice.
B.  A famous bridge in Rome.
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14.  The theatre in Milan called Il Teatro alla Scala is famous for........
A.  opera          B.  rock concerts
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15.  Venice is famous for producing...
A.  glass          B.   bricks
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16.  The patron saint of Italy is......

A.  Saint Anthony of Padua (Sant' Antonio di Padova).

B.  Saint Francis of Assisi.  (San Francesco d'Assisi).
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