50 Qatar Trivia Questions and Answers

Qatar is home to 3 million people, 99% live in cities, making it one of the most urbanized countries in the world. It is also the world’s third-largest oil reserve, petroleum accounts for 70% of revenue.

Wild about Football? The 2022 FIFA World Cup will be held in Qatar. This is a historical mark as the Middle East has never hosted such an event. The retired footballer, David Beckham has played a critical role in promoting the event in the Country.

Qatar Facts Trivia Questions and Answers

Qatar’s first school was opened in 1949. Did you know that education is free in Qatar for kids aged 6 to 16, but not compulsory? If your first grader’ or middle school learner is accompanying you to Qatar, be assured of accessible learning.

For foodies in the house, brunch is a big deal in Qatar. It is often served in 5-star hotels on Fridays or Saturdays, as a luxurious affair. During your stay, get to try dried dates as they are a staple treat in the country.

Take up the following Qatar trivia questions and answers to learn more.


1. What is the official name of Qatar?

State of Qatar


2. What is the capital of Qatar?



3. When did Qatar become independent?

3 September 1971


4. What is the highest point in Qatar?

Qurayn Abu al Bawl


5. Which channel is based in Qatar?

Al Jazeera


6. What is the longest river in Qatar?

There are no official rivers in Qatar


7. Where were 15th Asian Games held?



8. Which ethnic group is in the majority in Qatar?



9. When did Doha Round Talks of WTO begin?



10. Which country borders Qatar to the west?


11. Who was overthrown in 1995?

Khalifa bin Hamad


12. What is the currency of Qatar?



13. When did the Ottomans conquer Qatar?



14. What are the two colors that can be found on the flag of Qatar?

White and burgundy


15. When did Qatar become a British Protectorate?



16. What is Qatar’s biggest export to the rest of the world?



17. Who rules Qatar?



18. Arabic is the official language of Qatar, but what other language is taught in schools and is expected to be learned by the people of Qatar?



19. When was Qatar’s constitution introduced?

9 June 2005


20. How many hours ahead of London is Qatar based upon Greenwich Mean Time (not counting any time changes due to daylight saving)?

Three Hours


21. Qatar legal system is a mixture of which two types of law?

Civil law and Islamic law


22. What is the official name of Qatar?



23. Which is the main source of Qatari legislation?

Sharia Law


24. What is the national animal in Qatar?

Arabian Oryx


25. 15th Asian Games were held in Doha, Qatar from which dates?

December 1-15, 2006


26. Who is the Prime Ministers of Qatar since 26 June 2013?

Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani


27. Qatar is officially known as which name?

State of Qatar


28. Qatar has the total coastline of how much?

350 Miles or 560 Km.


29. Qatar Central Bank was founded on May 13th 1973. It was originally known as?

Qatar Monetary Agency


30. What is the GDP of Qatar in 2018 reports?

$357.338 Billion


31. When Utub tribe of Al Khalifa migrated from Kuwait to Zubarah in Qatar?

In 1766


32. Al Zubara Fort (a historic Qatari military fortress) was built in which year?

1938 (under the oversight of Sheikh Abdullah bin Jassim Al Thani)


33. Doha Corniche (a waterfront promenade) is extend for ___ along with Doha Bay in the Capital City?

7 Kilometer


34. How many Municipalities are present in Qatar?



35. Name the national dish of Qatar?



36. There are no forests in Qatar. True or False?



37. Qatar is the safest country in the world. True or False?



38. Name national airline of Qatar?

Qatar Airways


39. Where is Hamad Airport located at?



40. What is the second-flattest country in the world?



41. What is the population of Qatar (2006)?



42. Qatar is subdivided administratively into?

10 municipalities/provinces


43. Qatar has no mountains. True or False?



44. What is the official language of Qatar?



45. What percentage of Qatar is covered by water?

.01 %


46. Qatar National Day is observed on which date each year?

18 December


47. Al Khor Island is also known as which name in Qatar?

Jazirat bin Ghanim and Purple Island


48. What is the official website of Qatar?



49. Who is the Emir of Qatar since 25 June 2013?

Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani


50. What is the main religion in Qatar?




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