Results for Ireland
150 persons took part from Ireland.
#1What does Europe personally mean to you?
- Freedom to travel
- The euro
- Good food
#2How strongly do you feel European?
- not at all 5%
- a bit 37%
- quite a bit 30%
- full-blooded European 29%
#3How do you see Europe's future?
very good good OK bad
#4What is the most significant European building?
- 1.Eiffel Tower Paris, France
- 2.European Parliament Brussels, Belgium / Strasbourg, France
- 3.Reichstag Berlin, Germany
- 4.Coliseum Rome, Italy
- 5.Acropolis / Parthenon Athens, Greece
- 6.Brandenburg Gate Berlin, Germany
- 7.Saint Peter's Cathedral Vatican City
- 8.Sagrada Familia Barcelona, Spain
- 9.Pantheon Rome, Italy
- 10.Louvre Paris, France
#5Which European country, other than your own, would you like to live in for a while?
- Germany 32%
- France 13%
- Spain 13%
- Italy 12%
- Sweden 6%
- Austria 5%
- Denmark 3%
- Greece 2%
- Iceland 2%
- United Kingdom 2%
#6Who is the greatest literary figure in European literature?
- 1.William Shakespeare
- 2.James Joyce
- 3.William Butler Yeats
- 4.Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
- 5.Samuel Beckett
- 6.Oscar Wilde
- 7.Charles Dickens
- 8.Franz Kafka
- 9.Miguel de Cervantes
- 10.Lope de Vega
#7Which country most embodies the future of Europe?
- Germany 42%
- Ireland 14%
- Belgium 7%
- France 4%
- The Netherlands 4%
- Norway 4%
- Poland 4%
- Sweden 4%
- Denmark 2%
- Iceland 2%
#8What is the most significant European discovery?
- 1.Antibiotics / penicillin Scotland / Germany
- 2.The discovery of America Italy / Spain
- 3.Book printing / printing press Germany
- 4.Automobile Germany
- 5.Theory of relativity Germany
- 6.Steam engine United Kingdom
- 7.Space Hopper Italy
- 8.X-rays Germany
- 9.Medicine Various European countries
- 10.Higgs particle United Kingdom
#9What is Europe's most significant contribution to world culture?
- 1.Music / classical music
- 5.Book printing / printing press
- 7.Declaration of Human Rights
- 9.Linguistic diversity
- 10.Preservation / protection of cultural heritage
#10Who is the most significant European artist (from any discipline)?
- 1.Leonardo da Vinci Italy
- 2.Vincent van Gogh The Netherlands
- 3.Pablo Picasso Spain
- 4.Michelangelo Buonarroti Italy
- 5.Salvador Dalí Spain
- 6.Claude Monet France
- 7.Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Austria
- 8.Ludwig van Beethoven Germany
- 9.Rembrandt van Rijn The Netherlands
- 10.Édouard Manet France
#11Who is the most important politician in Europe (living or from the past)?
- 1.Winston Churchill United Kingdom
- 2.Angela Merkel Germany
- 3.Adolf Hitler Germany
- 4.Napoleon Bonaparte France
- 5.Robert Schuman Luxembourg / Germany / France
- 6.Mary Robinson Ireland
- 7.Augustus Caesar Roman Empire
- 8.Margaret Thatcher United Kingdom
- 9.Jean Monnet France
- 10.Vladimir Ilyich Lenin Russia
#12Who is the greatest European sportsperson?
- 1.Katie Taylor Boxer, Ireland
- 2.Roger Federer Tennis player, Switzerland
- 3.Michael Schumacher Race car driver, Germany
- 4.David Beckham Football player, United Kingdom
- 5.Cristiano Ronaldo Football player, Portugal
- 6.Brian O’Driscoll Rugby player, Ireland
- 7.Jessica Ennis Multi-event athlete, United Kingdom
- 8.Johan Cruyff Football player, The Netherlands
- 9.Zinédine Zidane Football player, France
- 10.Chris Hoy Racing cyclist, United Kingdom
#13Which country has the best European cuisine?
#14In which European languages, apart from English, should a European be able to say more than "Please" and "Thank you"?
#15What is the best European film?
- 1.The Lives of Others Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
- 2.Life is Beautiful Roberto Benigni
- 3.Good Bye, Lenin! Wolfgang Becker
- 4.In Bruges Martin McDonagh
- 5.Amélie Jean-Pierre Jeunet
- 6.La Dolce Vita Federico Fellini
- 7.Pan's Labyrinth Guillermo del Toro
- 8.The King's Speech Tom Hooper
- 9.The Third Man Carlo Reed
- 10.The White Ribbon Michael Haneke
#16Which is the most attractive city in Europe?