Radio Prague's Monthly Quiz

Test your knowledge of things Czech!

On the first day of the month Radio Prague will announce the month’s quiz question on this site. At the end of every month we will draw six winners from the correct answers received. Join our contest and win a Radio Prague prize! Answers should be sent to [email protected] by the end of the month.

The winners will be featured on this site.

Question for August

August weather traditionally entices people to go swimming. The biggest natural lakes in the Czech Republic can be found in Šumava. Tell us the name of the largest of them.

Question for July

‘Entrance of the Gladiators’ (Vjezd gladiátorů) is one of the most famous military marches in the world. What is the name of the person who composed it (the 150th anniversary of whose birth is being commemorated this month)?

The correct answer for July

Julius Fučík (he composed the piece in 1887).


  • Radek Havel, Czech Republic
  • Paul Jamet, France
  • Bernd Lehmann, Germany
  • Urve Timm, Estonia
  • Jefferson Tautiva, Colombia
  • Roger R. Patocka, USA
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