Specialist: Paris

From the quiz on 10/11/15. Download the image for Q3 here.

  1. In which central arrondissement of Paris are the Eiffel Tower, National Assembly, Musée d’Orsay and Napoleon Bonaparte’s final resting place Les Invalides all located? 7th

  2. Commissioned in the 17th century as a royal residence by French queen Maria de’ Medici, the palace that currently houses the French Senate shares its name with which European country? Luxembourg

  3. **What is the name of this Roman Catholic church situated on top of Montmartre, the highest point in Paris? Sacré-Cœur Basilica

  4. In which cemetery, the largest within the Parisian city limits, are Chopin, Oscar Wilde, Delacroix, Beaumarchais, Jim Morrison, Molière, Maria Callas and Rossini all buried? Père-Lachaise

  5. What is the modern name of the square in central Paris where Louis XVI, Marie Antoinette and many notable French Revolutionary figures, including Charlotte Corday, Robespierre and Saint-Just, were guillotined in the late 18th century? Place de la Concorde (formerly: Place de la Révolution)


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