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Libya Quiz

1. How many countries are bordered with Libya?


2. Which countries are bordered with Libya?

Sudan, Egypt Tunisia and Algeria
Algeria, Chad, Tunisia, Egypt, Niger and Sudan
Niger, Tunisia, Algeria, Sudan and Egypt
None of the above

3. What colour is Libya’s flag?

White, red and black
Only green
White and red
: red, black, green, and a crescent and star

4. How long is the Libyan Mediterranean coastline?

1,650 km
1,300 km
1,770 km
1,500 km

5. What is the total population of Libya (July 2006 est.)?


6. What is the total land area of Libya?

1,689,450 sq km
1,599,450 sq km
1,759,540 sq km
1,469,540 sq km

7. The present country of Libya was established in which year?


8. Tripoli is the capital of Libya but what was its ancient capital name?

Leptis Magna

9. Libya has many large sites of antiquity dating from early Roman, Greek, and Carthaginian occupation of the area. Which of these sites is not in Libya?

Al Bara

10. The Libyan economy is primarily based on ...


11. Libya's former head of state is Colonel Muammar Qadhafi, but what was he indeed?

People's Representative

12. Although the country is generally known as Libya, but what was the name of the country after independence?

Great Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Libyan Arab Republic
Kingdom of Libya
Socialist Republic of Libya

13. The economy of Libya is dependant on oil production, and the oil industry is one of Libya's main employers. Which of the following is not an oil related job title?

Drill Overseer
Mud Logger

14. More than ninety five percent of Libya is desert. This desert is called the Sahara , which not surprisingly is an Arabic word, but what does it mean?


15. Libya has undertaken one of the world's biggest ever water projects. What is the name of this project?

The Muammar Qadhafi Water Plan
National Irrigation Development Scheme
Great Manmade River Project
People's Water Plan

16. An important Biblical character came from a Libyan city. Who is this character?

Saul of Tarsus
Zacchaeus the Tax collector
Great Manmade River Project
Simon of Cyrene

17. The culture of Libya pre-dates the Roman and Greek influences by thousands of years, and there are many neolithic sites in the country.


18. Libya was the scene of fierce fighting during World War II. Which countries were involved in the first battles?

Britain , Germany , Italy and U.S.A.
Italy , Germany , France and Britain
Germany and Britain
Britain and Italy

19. What B-24 took off from Libya in 1943 for a bombing run in Naples, Italy and was lost until its rediscovery in the Libyan Desert in 1953?

Bocks Car
Blue Blaster
Friendship 7
Lady Be Good

20. Which British General was Commander in Chief of the Allied forces during the successful campaign against Axis forces under the command of Field Marshall Erwin Rommel?

General Sir Alan Brooke
General Bernard Montgomery
General Sir Harold Alexander
General Sir Claude Auchinleck

Plasma Hotel**** - Tripoli
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Bab El Bahar Hotel**** - Tripoli
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Awal Hotel**** - Tripoli
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Four Seasons Hotel (1) - Tripoli
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Al Khaleej Hotel*** - Tripoli
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Al Kabir Hotel**** - Tripoli /Closed for renovation.
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Al Saraya Hotel*** - Tripoli
The hotel enjoys an excellent location, in the town centre, just a few meters from the lovely Avenue Omar Al Mokhtar and is just opposite Tripoli International Fairground.
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Zumit Hotel*** - Tripoli
An ancient 3 star hotel from the Othman period used since it was built as a hotel and as a rendezvous for convey merchants coming from Africa and Europe.
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Tripoli International Hotel**** - Tripoli
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Thobacts Hotel**** - Tripoli
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El Khan Hotel*** - Tripoli
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Diplomatic Hotel*** - Tripoli
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Libya Hotel - Tripoli ***
The central location in one of Tripoli's most dynamic business districts gives you access to reach the Tripoli International Fairground, El Fatah tower and Burj Abu Lila within a few minutes walking distance.
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The Golden Chain Hotel *** - Tripoli
It's a lovely and charming hotel. Only 5 minutes walking distance from Tripoli International Fair.
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Al Okhwa Hotel*** - Tripoli
Al Okhwa hotel is one of the modern hotels in Tripoli and is located in the city centre only few meters from Tripoli International Trade Fair.
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Al Waddan Hotel***** Tripoli
This 5-star hotel is situated in the heart of Tripoli and nestles between the mature trees and shrubs that line the Corniche.
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Al Fousul Al Arbaa Hotel (2) ** - Tripoli
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Corinthia Bab Africa Hotel ***** - Tripoli
This 5 star hotel is Located in one of the fanciest neighbourhoods in Tripoli.
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Al Kendi Hotel** - Tripoli
It is one of the excellent hotels which is located in the middle of Tripoli city.
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Al Andalus Hotel ** Tripoli
This stylish two-star is located in the city centre of close to businesses, shopping centres and area attractions.
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Assafi Hotel** -Tripoli
The friendly, peaceful 2-star Assafi hotel is ideally located on a small, quiet street and right across from Tripoli International Fair.
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Thuria Hotel *** - Tripoli
Thuria hotel is ideally situated to make the most of any trip to Tripoli.
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Ashajara Hotel*** - Tripoli
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Safwa Hotel*** - Tripoli
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Zahrat El Khaleej Hotel *** - Tripoli
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Yousser Hotel Tripoli **
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Bait Al Sharq Hotel*** - Tripoli
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Radisson Blu Hotel***** Tripoli
Coming soon. The hotel is Located in one of the fanciest neighbourhoods in Tripoli. Location: 800 meters from Green Square.
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Al Rayan Hotel*** - Tripoli
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