Which country is known as the “Cockpit of Europe”?

(A) Belgium
(B) Switzerland
(C) Netherlands
(D) Luxembourg

Correct Answer : Belgium
Question Asked : SSC Section Officer (Audit) Exam 2005
Explanation : Belgium is usually called as the cockpit of Europe, Belgium, officially the Kingdom of Belgium, is a state in Western Europe, Belgium is so called because it has been the site of more European battles than any other country; for example, Oudenarde, Ramillies, Fentenoy, Fleurus, Jemmapes, Ligny, Quatre Bras, Waterloo.
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