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Preserved counties of Wales: Quiz


Question 1: The population figures are mid-year estimates for ________ from the Office for National Statistics, grouping component unitary authority area figures into their respective preserved counties [1].

Question 2: The Preserved counties of Wales are the current areas used in ________ for the ceremonial purposes of Lieutenancy and Shrievalty.
EnglandWalesScotlandUnited Kingdom

Question 3: The part of the local government area of Conwy which had been in Gwynedd was transferred to ________, and the part of the local government area of Caerphilly which had been in Mid Glamorgan was transferred to Gwent.
ClwydFlintshire (historic)DenbighshireWales

Question 4: They are based on the counties created by the ________ and used for local government and other purposes between 1974 and 1996.
Local Government Commission for England (1958–1967)Local Government Act 1972Local Government Act 1933Unparished area

Question 5: The ________ abolished the eight ceremonial counties created by the Local Government Act 1972.
CardiffDenbighshireGwyneddLocal Government (Wales) Act 1994

Question 6: In order to rectify this, the ________[4] made two changes of substance to the boundaries.
National Assembly for WalesPlaid CymruRhodri MorganWelsh Assembly Government

Question 7: Llanrhaeadr-ym-Mochnant, Llansilin and Llangedwyn were transferred from ________ to Powys, and Wick, St Brides Major, Ewenny and Pentyrch were transferred from Mid Glamorgan to South Glamorgan.
DenbighshireClwydWalesFlintshire (historic)

Question 8: Counties of the Lieutenancies Act 1997
________DyfedGwentGwyneddMid GlamorganPowysSouth GlamorganWest Glamorgan
DenbighshireClwydWalesFlintshire (historic)

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