Hessen
  • 1. What is the capital city of Hessen?
A) Kassel
B) Frankfurt
C) Wiesbaden
D) Darmstadt
  • 2. In which year did Hessen become a state of Germany?
A) 1946
B) 1918
C) 2001
D) 1955
  • 3. What is the traditional alcoholic beverage of Hessen?
A) Riesling
B) Beer
C) Schnapps
D) Apfelwein
  • 4. Which city in Hessen is known for its documenta art exhibition?
A) Kassel
B) Darmstadt
C) Marburg
D) Wiesbaden
  • 5. What is the traditional Hessian dish made of cured ham hock, sauerkraut, and potatoes?
A) Eisbein
B) Schnitzel
C) Kartoffelsalat
D) Bratwurst
  • 6. What type of architecture is the Mathildenhöhe in Darmstadt known for?
A) Modernist
B) Gothic
C) Baroque
D) Art Nouveau
  • 7. When was the University of Kassel founded in Hessen?
A) 1607
B) 1818
C) 1971
D) 1955
  • 8. What is the largest airport in Hessen and one of the busiest in Europe?
A) Hahn Airport
B) Kassel Airport
C) Weeze Airport
D) Frankfurt Airport
  • 9. Which famous writer and philosopher spent the last years of his life in Marburg, Hessen?
A) Arthur Schopenhauer
B) Friedrich Nietzsche
C) Immanuel Kant
D) Martin Heidegger
  • 10. What is the most populous city in Hessen?
A) Darmstadt
B) Wiesbaden
C) Kassel
D) Frankfurt
  • 11. Which river runs through Hessen?
A) Elbe
B) Main
C) Danube
D) Rhine
  • 12. What famous fairy tale duo originated from Hessen?
A) Rapunzel and Prince
B) Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
C) Cinderella and Prince Charming
D) Hansel and Gretel
  • 13. Which Hessian city is known for its university and scientific heritage?
A) Giessen
B) Marburg
C) Wetzlar
D) Fulda
  • 14. What type of wine is produced in the Rheingau region of Hessen?
A) Merlot
B) Riesling
C) Pinot Noir
D) Chardonnay
  • 15. Which historical figure was born in Hessen and became the first Chancellor of Germany?
A) Martin Luther
B) Otto von Bismarck
C) Kaiser Wilhelm II
D) Frederick the Great
  • 16. What Hessian city is renowned for its historic old town and castle?
A) Weilburg
B) Limburg
C) Marburg
D) Friedberg
  • 17. Which natural park in Hessen is one of the largest in Germany and is known for its volcanic landscape?
A) Kellerwald-Edersee
B) Habichtswald
C) Vogelsberg
D) Rhön
  • 18. Which famous author spent time in Hessen and wrote 'Faust' while living there?
A) Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
B) Friedrich Schiller
C) Heinrich Heine
D) Thomas Mann
Created with That Quiz — the math test generation site with resources for other subject areas.