Radio Prague's Monthly Quiz

Monument of Jaroslav Hašek in Lipnice

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 February

In February carnivals take place in many Czech cities, towns and villages. The Czech Mardi Gras celebrations are particularly colourful in southern Bohemia, Chodsko, Doudlebsko and southern Moravia. What is the name of the place where the carnival tradition is so unique and authentic that it was placed on the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage List in 2010?

Question for January

The renowned Czech writer Jaroslav Hašek died a century ago. What is the name of the village where the author of the famous novel The Good Soldier Švejk spent the last years of his life?

The correct answer for January

Lipnice nad Sázavou


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