Five questions about Malta – Quick Quiz

Here are five quick trivia questions to see how much you know about Malta.

  1. In what year did Malta become a republic?
  2. The name “Malta” is said to derive from the Greek word for what foodstuff?
  3. What is jizya and why is this relevant to Malta?
  4. In 1530, who gave Malta the Order of Knights of the Hospital of St John of Jerusalem in perpetual lease?
  5. What happened to the entire population of Gozo in 1551?

Check your answers here!

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About Kay McMahon

Kay has been an expat for nearly 30 years. She set up the British Expat website back in early 2000, whilst living in London and missing the expat life. These days she spends much of her time lugging computers and cameras around the world. (Dave gets to deal with all the really heavy stuff.)

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