European Union Quiz

Sarah Egan
Quiz by Sarah Egan, updated more than 1 year ago
Sarah Egan
Created by Sarah Egan about 6 years ago
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Test your knowledge of EU institutions

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Question 1

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How many member states are in the European Union?
Answer
  • 28
  • 24
  • 15
  • 32

Question 2

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The United Kingdom was one of the six countries that formed the European Coal and Steel Community in 1951
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 3

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Name these places which are homes of important EU institutions:
Answer
  • Brussels
  • The Hague
  • Luxembourg
  • Maastricht
  • Strasbourg
  • Nice

Question 4

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An Opinion of the European Parliament is binding on all member states
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 5

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Elections to the European Parliament are held every:
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  • 3 years
  • 5 years
  • 7 years

Question 6

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What proportion of members must be present to vote at a European Parliament meeting for a decision to be made?
Answer
  • 1/3
  • half
  • 90%

Question 7

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All European Council decisions are made by consensus
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 8

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What ministers attend meetings of the Council of Ministers?
Answer
  • All the finance ministers
  • All the finance ministers and the ministers responsible for the subject under discussion
  • The longest serving minister in each member state government
  • It depends on the agenda

Question 9

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Members of the European Commission are directly elected by citizens of Member States.
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 10

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The European Court of Justice has the power to settle legal disputes between Member States, EU institutions, businesses and individuals.
Answer
  • True
  • False
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