Have you been keeping up with Bermuda news and current events? How closely have you been reading our culture and heritage articles on thebermudian.com? All questions taken from news and TheBermudian.com from the past week. 

Take our quiz to test your knowledge, then challenge your friends!

 

In 1609 Sir Thomas Gates stepped ashore on a beach in Bermuda from the wreck of the Sea Venture and instantly claimed it: “This is Gates, his bay!” What is the real name of this beach?

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Two oil tankers with links to Bermuda were damaged by explosions recently in separate attacks that caused the evacuation of their crew members. What body of water did the attacks take place in?

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Forty yachts set sail on Friday in a race from USA to Bermuda. What is the name of the race?

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What is the name of the new bar located in the Bermuda Tourism Authority’s building on Front Street?

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The beautiful Royal Poinciana, which is currently in bloom, is native to which country?

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National Heroes Day was Monday, June 17th. One of our amazing Heroes, Sir Edward Trenton Richards, challenged segregation and fought to end social, racial and political injustice as a lawyer and member of Parliament. What else did Sir Richards accomplish during his extremely remarkable life?

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Who won the coveted prize of Best Fish Sandwich in the 2019 Best of Bermuda Awards?

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Dame Lois Browne-Evans was a trailblazer. In what year did she become Bermuda’s first female lawyer?

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Over the years, many government officials from around the world have visited Bermuda’s Government house. Can you name the former US President above, pictured planting a tree on the property?

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When Dr. David Wingate founded the Cahow Recovery Program in 1960, there were only 18 Cahow breeding pairs. How many are there today?

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Bermuda Quiz: Week 4
That's okay, you'll be better next week!
Hmmm, you know all the answers are on thebermudian.com, right?
Well done! Clearly you've done your reading!
Excellent! You are a true local!