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  Commonwealth printable quiz-sheet
Updated 31 January 2002, 13.12

1) How many of the world's people are part of the Commonwealth?
  • 10%
  • 20%
  • 30%
2) When is the Commonwealth ruled by Britain?
  • Always
  • Never
  • Every other Tuesday (alternates with Ghana)

3) Half of all the people in the Commonwealth are under 25.

  • True
  • False

4) To get into the Commonwealth a country has to have once been part of the British empire.

  • True
  • False

5) How important a member of the Commonwealth is the USA?

  • The most important as they have a big army
  • The second most important after Britain
  • They are not in it

6) When the Commonwealth wants to make a decision how do they do it?

  • Britain decides, everyone else goes along with it
  • Reach an agreement
  • Toss a coin, best of three

7) Countries are thrown out of the Commonwealth if:

  • They break its rules
  • They win no medals 3 times in a row
  • You can't be thrown out
8) There is a Commonwealth country in every continent in the world?
  • True
  • False

9) To be in the Commonwealth you must have the Queen's head on your...?

  • Stamps
  • Coins
  • Passports
  • You don't have to have it anywhere

10) How many people in Britain have got relatives in other Commonwealth countries like India, Jamaica and Australia?

  • 60%
  • 25%
  • 15%



 

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