History Quiz #4

History Quiz

Welcome to History Quiz #4…

1. Professor Alender Flemming discovered what in 1928?


2. ‘Utah’, ‘Omaha’, ‘Gold’, ‘Juno’ and ‘Sword’ were code names used for what?


3. Which of Henry VIII wives survived?


4. What was the London Monument built to commemorate?


5. The Great Famine or ‘Irish Potato Famine’ took place in which decade of the 19th Century?


6. Who led the Dambusters raid?


7. Which City was the first capital city of the United States?


8. In what year did the last acts of capital punishment take place in the UK?


9. In Norse mythology who was the ‘God of Mischief’?


10. Which British monarch had the shortest reign on the throne, with just 9 days from 6th-15th July 1553?

 

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