History Quiz #3 Answers

History Quiz

Here are the answers to History Quiz #3…

1. Which Space Shuttle disintegrated shortly after launch in 1986?

A. Challenger

2. What sank in 1545, was raised in 1982 and now resides in Portsmouth’s Historical Dockyard?

A. The Mary Rose

3. In which US city was Martin Luther King assasinated in 1968?

A. Memphis, Tennessee

4. Born on the 25th July 1978, what is Louise Joy Brown’s claim to fame?

A. The 1st Test Tube Baby

5. The Treaty of Paris in 1856 ended which war?

A. The Crimean War

6. During Prohibition in the US, what was the name given to the illegal drinking clubs?

A. Speakeasy’s

7. Launched in 1973, what was the name of the USA’s first Space Station?

A. Skylab

8. What was the only major Naval battle of WWI?

A. The Battle of Jutland

9. Who was the first Hollywood Actress to appear on a US postage stamp?

A. Grace Kelly

10. In 1066 William the Conqueror defeated which King at the Battle of Hastings?

A. King Harold II


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