WelshWise quiz

The WelshWise quiz, coordinated by the GA Special Interest Group for Wales, is one part of WorldWise for secondary schools. It provides an opportunity for students to demonstrate their geographical knowledge, understanding and skills, especially in relation to current events and matters of global and local significance.

The quiz brings together schools and students for face-to-face geographical fun and challenge. It is designed to promote student interest in geography in Wales and also raise the profile of the subject within participating schools. It is also an occasion to build links between the local school geography departments.

WelshWise quiz 2015

Congratulations to the winners the first ever WelshWise Quiz!

The South Wales quiz was held in the grand rooms of the University of Cardiff Glamorgan Building. The School of Planning and Geography were very generous hosts. There were 2 winning teams Haberdashers Monmouth School for Girls and Stanwell School, Penarth.

The North Wales quiz was kindly hosted by St Richard Gwyn Catholic High School. The winners were St Gerard's Trust School.

Congratulations to all the teams and especially the winners. Watch this space for news of the 2016 WelshWise!

Below is the 2015 WelshWise quiz and answers. Try your hand. What do you know about Wales?

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