These devilishly tricky quizzes for Russia addicts (and avid readers of Russia Beyond) will have your brain buzzing and your brow sweating!
Sure you know everything there is to know about Russian culture and history? Find out here: How much of a Russophile are you?
For some head-scratching questions about Russian dos, don’ts, and did-you-knows, check out True or false: How much do you know about Russians?”. By all accounts, you’re already familiar with some of the quirky traits of Russian people.
No-frills-and-spills quizzes for those who prefer visual challenges to devious questions.
Can you tell the difference between Moscow and New York (not as easy as it sounds, trust us): New York or Moscow?
Heard about how the Moscow subway looks like a palace? It’s no exaggeration. Guess if it’s Moscow’s metro or a palace.
Guess a Russian by his beard! A beard-spotter’s paradise.
Let’s start with the basics. Can you guess these weapons from the photos?
The main headliner is the famous Kalashnikov Concern. Do you know what else it makes besides the legendary AK-47? What about drones and canned meat? In general, how well do you know Russia’s Kalashnikov?
Imagine that you had the chance to serve in one of the most powerful armies in the world. Yes, we’re talking about the Russian army in case you were wondering. Not so keen? Sure, life for recruits ain’t no picnic, and Russians love to tell horror stories about it. But not all of them are true, of course. True or False: Can this happen to you in the Russian Army?
Russia can either be a wicked stepmother or a cuddly babushka — depending on how prepared you are. Are you ready to relocate to Russia?
Moscow and St Petersburg are the most popular destinations, but that doesn’t mean they’re the best cities for you. This test will help you find out: Which Russian city would suit you best?
And even after relocating, there’s a still chance something might go wrong: Would you SURVIVE in Russia?
Lastly, What EVERY foreigner should know about Russia! Your essential starter pack.
We know many of you adore Russian cinema. Our quiz helps lessen the agony of choice: Which Russian movie should you watch?
Which Russian writer should you read? is for those new to the world of Russian literature or looking for another masterpiece. If Tolstoy’s characters already conquered your heart and soul, then it’s time to find out about the great man himself: How well do you know him?
How about distinguishing Russian artworks from Western chefs-d’oeuvre? Can you distinguish Russian art from Western art?
Do Russians really eat this, or is someone pulling your leg?! Many have a love-hate relationship with Russian cuisine. On the one hand, it’s delicious (most of the time). On the other, sometimes it looks (and is) really weird. Take this test and find out: Real food or fake?
You know about borsch and Olivier salad, right? Good. But what else do you know? Check how well you know Russian cuisine, and find out what you need to try next.
The Russian tsars had their own culinary preferences. Find out if you have the appetite of Ivan the Terrible or Nicholas II.
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