Radio Prague's Monthly Quiz

The November 17 celebration in the streets, 2022

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 December

Nativity scene | Illustrative photo: 5598375,  Pixabay,  CC0 1.0 DEED

The time of Advent is a time to meet up with friends, visit Christmas markets and admire some of the many nativity scenes on display around the country. Where is the largest nativity scene in the Czech Republic, which is also one of the largest in Europe? It is on three canvases, the largest one, with the central motif of baby Jesus is about 4 meters high and the nativity scene has seven wood painted panels.

Question for November

Slovak and Czech flags  | Photo: ČT24

On November 17 Czechs celebrate Freedom and Democracy Day and International Students’ Day commemorating the closure of Czech universities by the Nazis in 1939 and the Velvet Revolution that toppled communism. This day is also a public holiday. Which other country celebrates this public holiday?



  • Corinne Drone, France
  • Oussema Bahri, Tunisia
  • Alexandra Pöhler, Germany
  • Richard Selby, Czechia
  • Saraswathi Madugula, India
  • Claudia Stubler, Austria
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