Here, you can win your entry into the Cardiff Open! Feel free to ask your parents for help, but try and avoid using google! Just take the quiz and write down your score. Every answer you score right, you will score 1 point and this will count towards your tournament score!
#1. What is the capital of Wales?
The capital of Wales is Cardiff!
#2. What is Wales called in Welsh?
The correct answer is Cymru.
#3. Is Welsh the oldest language in Britain?
Welsh is the oldest language in Britain and has been spoken in some form for the last 4000 years
#4. How many castles are there in Wales?
There have been 600 castles reported in Wales!
#5. Does Wales have the longest and fastest zipwire in Europe?
Set in North Wales near the stunning Snowdon range, in what once was the world’s largest slate quarry, Penrhyn Quarry is now home to the fastest zip line in the world, Velocity 2, where you can fly 500m above the bright blue quarry lake.
#6. Is there a village in Wales that has the second longest place name in the world?
Llanfairpwllgwyngyll or Llanfair Pwllgwyngyll (Llanfair PG) is a large village and local government community on the island of Anglesey in Wales. It has the second longest place name in the world! Can you find out what the longest is??
#7. What is the national sport of Wales?
Rugby is the national sport of Wales!
#8. How many points are played in a mini red match? (what you play if you are for 4-8 years old)
10 points are played in a mini red match.
#9. What is this item called on a tennis racket?
Vibration dampeners are designed to stop the racket from making a noise. Many tennis players use them as they do not like hearing the pinging sound.
#10. Here is Portmeirion in North Wales. Which country did they style it on?
What’s most remarkable about Portmeirion is that everything is built in the style of an Italian village. Check it out on YouTube or pay a visit!