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  1. Name the second largest city in Ireland? And which Irish province is it in?

  2. Which mountain range that takes its name from a county, is the largest continuous upland area in Ireland?
  3. Which is the smallest of the Irish provinces both in terms of population and size?
  4. What is the name of the highest mountain in Ireland?
  5. And what is the highest mountain in Northern Ireland?
  6. Can you name the longest river in Ireland?
  7. Which large park in Dublin is the largest urban park in the city?
  8. Is Ireland the second, third, fourth or fifth largest island in Europe?
  9. Which large freshwater lake in Northern Ireland is the largest in the island of Ireland?
  10. Which famous bay is located on the west coast of Ireland in the province of Connacht?
  11. Which mountain range is on the Iveragh Peninsula in County Kerry?
  12. Which county in the province of Munster contains the towns of Clonmel and Nenagh?
  13. Which river flows through the centre of Dublin?
  14. How many provinces of Ireland are there? These now mostly function as cultural and historical entities.
  15. What is the name of the sea off the south coast of Ireland?
  16. Which inlet in the northwest of Ireland is the country's largest bay?
  17. Which mountain range in the south-east of Northern Ireland are designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty?
  18. Which county is called the Garden of Ireland?
  19. Which area of about 40,000 interlocking basalt columns is located in County Antrim on the north coast of Northern Ireland?
  20. Which river in Leinster is about 70 miles long?
  21. Which county takes its name from the Old Irish word meaning "middle" or "centre"?
  22. Which river forms much of the border between County Down and County Antrim in Northern Ireland?
  23. Which city, with a population of just over a hundred thousand, is the fourth-most populous city on the island of Ireland?
  24. Name any one of the two towns in Northern Ireland granted city status in 2002?
  25. Which city is the second-largest city in Northern Ireland and the fifth-largest city on the island of Ireland?
  26. What river is the longest river in Ulster?
  27. Which seaport town on the south coast of County Cork was known from 1849 until 1920 as Queenstown?


  1. Cork. It is in Munster.
  2. Wicklow Mountains
  3. Connacht
  4. Carrauntoohil (at 1,038.6 metres)
  5. Slieve Donard (at 850 metres)
  6. The River Shannon (224.0 miles long)
  7. Pheonix Park
  8. Third largest (behind Great Britain and Iceland)
  9. Lough Neagh
  10. Galway Bay
  11. MacGillycuddy's Reeks
  12. County Tipperary
  13. River Liffey
  14. Four (Connacht, Leinster, Munster, and Ulster)
  15. Celtic Sea
  16. Donegal Bay
  17. The Mourne Mountains
  18. County Wicklow
  19. The Giant's Causeway
  20. River Boyne
  21. County Meath
  22. The Lagan
  23. Limerick
  24. Lisburn or Newry
  25. Derry, officially Londonderry
  26. River Bann
  27. Cobh

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