What do you know about Germany?

7. November 2017

In Nashville, Tennessee, the German Bus Team took part in a trivia night. As the organizers knew we were coming they included some Germany-related questions in the quiz. Could you have answered them? Test your knowledge about Germany!

To make a long story short: No, we the German Bus Team didn’t win the first prize at trivia night. But we can assure you that we gave it our best shot. The couple on top, who are regulars on the trivia-scene, was stronger and won. We congratulated them and sucked in our pride by awarding them with a coveted German stein.

Some of the questions were really tricky. How good is your knowledge about German? Answer the following questions! Scroll down to find the answers at the end. Good luck!







How did it go?!

Want to know the answers? Here you go: 

Question 1: Vehicles are Germany’s largest export.

Question 2: Luxembourg, Denmark, Poland, the Czech Republic, Austria, Switzerland, France, Belgium, and the Netherlands boarder Germany.

Question 3: Bonn was the former capital of Germany until 1990.

Question 4: On the 31st of October Germany was celebrating the 500th anniversary of the Reformation.

Question 5: 25% of Americans claim German heritage.


Claire, 24, works at the German Embassy in Washington (middle)
Jonas, 34, works at the German Foreign Office in Berlin
Eva, 34, is a freelancing Journalist from Berlin (left)