Radio Prague's Monthly Quiz

Charles University

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 July

Among the hundreds of Prague buildings with towers are those that serve as water reservoirs. Tell us the name of the tower that not only supplied residents with water at the beginning of the 17th century, but also served as a place of entertainment for the wealthy Prague townspeople, who held lavish parties on the building’s top floor. It was also Prague’s first lookout tower.

Question for June

Eight Czech universities are among the top 1000 universities in the world in the ARWU (Academic Ranking of World Universities). Which of them is ranked the best?

The correct answer for June

Charles University


  • Andreas Fessler, Germany
  • Thomas Begue, France
  • Antonio Argolo Silva Neto, Brasil
  • Evgeny Kolotv, Canada
  • Tooru Gouhara, Japan
  • Pavel Hančl, Germany
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