As the UAE celebrates its Golden Jubilee, the nation is looking back on the incredible history of the country, as well as the exponential growth it has seen in just 50 years.

Some will have lived in the UAE since the country’s inception, while some may have only been here for a short while. But, while we celebrate half a century of the UAE, we thought it was only fitting to test your knowledge of the country.

Take the quiz below.

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How well do you know the UAE? Take this quiz and find out…

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How many Emirates are there in the UAE?

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When was the UAE’s emblem adopted?

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When did the world’s first 7-star hotel, the Burj Al Arab, open?

4 / 10

Which celebrity performed at the grand opening of Atlantis The Palm?

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What is the national animal of the UAE?

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What’s the oldest existing building in Dubai?

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What’s the name of the oldest mosque in the UAE?

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How long is Sheikh Zayed Road?

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What is the national bird of the UAE?

10 / 10

Which Emirate is this?

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