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Austrian and Rieger Orgelbau Czech are two Rieger-Kloss organ-building firms formed after World War II with origins in a single company?
Czech Republic hosts more than fifty in 2009?
international music competitions the
Czech castle of is private property of a descendant of the so-called "Father of the Nation" Hauenštejn František Palacký?
1990, Czech and Slovak politicians "fought" the , a political battle over whether " Hyphen War Czechoslovakia" should be spelled with a hyphen?
in 1960, excavations uncovered the remains of a medieval fort from the
Hussite Wars at the bottom of a lake in , Záběhlice Czech Republic?
G-8 Summit in Germany on June 7-8, Russian president Vladimir Putin offered to deploy elements of an American anti-misssile shield in in Qabala Radiolocation Station Azerbaijan instead of Poland and the Czech Republic?
, a village in Dombrau Karviná District, Moravian-Silesian Region, Czech Republic, was bought by a member of the Rothschild banking family of Austria?
Czech actor was involved in one of the oddest Bolek Polívka legal disputes in the history of the Czech Republic?
nature reserve in the Rejvíz Czech Republic is covered with a peat bog including two moss lakes of glacial origin?
the plans for renovation of the
Mausoleum of Yugoslavian Soldiers (pictured) in Olomouc, the Czech Republic had to be stopped due to the breakup of Yugoslavia, which owned the property rights?
the town of
in the Orlová Czech Republic was named for the eagle that, legend has it, caused the premature birth of Kazimierz, son of Duke Mieszko and his wife, Ludmiła, on the spot where the town was founded?
(pictured) in the district of Doly Karviná, Czech Republic, still holds Masses, despite leaning 6.8° due to extensive coal undermining?
by Czech Christmas Mass Jakub Jan Ryba is one of the musical symbols of Christmas in the Czech Republic?
Hnojník château (pictured), now in the Czech Republic, was owned by the Beess family from 1736 until 1945?
is the only national (or ethnic) minority in the Polish community Czech Republic that is linked to a specific geographical area?
is the wealthiest man in the Petr Kellner Czech Republic with an estimated net worth of US$6 billion?
Romeo and Juliet by Sergei Prokofiev was premiered in Mahen Theatre (pictured), Brno, Czech Republic?
, introduced in 1802, is offered by the Budweiser Bier Bürgerbräu Czech brewery in Europe as "Budweiser Bier", while in North America, is called "B. B. Bürgerbräu"?
owns one of the largest private one-artist galleries in Herbert Kisza Central Europe in Kadaň, Czech Republic?
is the easternmost town of the Jablunkov Czech Republic?
vibraphonist is considered one of the founders of modern Karel Velebný Czech jazz?
Czech fighter pilot survived three air crashes and won five Otto Spacek Czechoslovak War Crosses during the Second World War, but then spent 40 years in exile in Canada after the Communists came to power?
Czech basketball player is the younger of the only father-and-son pair to have each played in European club basketball title games?
Czech decathlete , world record holder and Roman Šebrle 2004 Olympic winner, was injured in January 2007 when a javelin which had been thrown 55 metres pierced his shoulder?
was one of the seven Josef Hora Czech Communist writers who denounced the new Stalinist leader of the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia Klement Gottwald in 1929?
finished second at the 2008 World Aerobatics Cup's "Unlimited" Category in the Matthias Dolderer Czech Republic and in doing so he qualified for the 2009 Red Bull Air Race?
Liebotschaner Beer, produced by some United States breweries, was originally brewed in and named after the Czech village of Libočany (pictured)?
Czech Republic village of has a Blevice Jewish cemetery it has no matching community?
, an Campanula gelida endemic species of a bellflower, grows in nature only on one rock in the Czech Republic?
established a Vincenz Priessnitz hydrotherapy spa town in Jeseník (then Austrian Empire, now Czech Republic) where Nikolai Gogol was a guest twice?
is a photographer who took thousands of surreptitious pictures of women in his hometown in the Miroslav Tichý Czech Republic, using homemade cameras constructed of cardboard tubes and tin cans?
produces more than a third of the Třinec Iron and Steel Works steel in the Czech Republic?
26 nations have
since 2007, and only one country, the ratified the Treaty of Lisbon Czech Republic, has yet to complete the process?
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Question 1: What religion does Czech Republic adhere to?
Question 2: What is the population of Czech Republic?
Question 3: What are people from Czech Republic known as?
Question 4: 4 Name disputed by Greece; see ________.
Question 5: The ________ is the head of government and wields considerable powers, including the right to set the agenda for most foreign and domestic policy, mobilize the parliamentary majority and choose government ministers.
Question 6: Annual ________ growth has been around 6% until the outbreak of the recent global economic crisis.
Question 7: From 1 January 2009 to 1 July 2009, the Czech Republic held the ________.
Question 8: 1 Provisionally referred to by the Council of Europe as the "former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia"; see ________.
Question 9: How many square miles is Czech Republic in area?
Question 10: What is the area of Czech Republic in square km?