Here are the answers to History Quiz #9…
1. How long was the ‘Hundred Years’ War’?
A. 116 Years
2. John Wilkes Booth was the assassin of who?
A. Abraham Lincoln
3. Which Roman emperor declared war on Neptune, God of the sea?
4. In which year was Margaret Thatcher first elected as Prime Minister of Britain?
5. From which European country did the US buy the Virgin Islands in 1917?
6. Which figure of the ‘Great Renaissance’ had the surname Buonarroti?
7. Which military leader was nicknamed ‘The Desert Fox’?
A. Field Marshal Rommel
8. On which island was Napoleon exiled, after his loss at Waterloo?
A. St Helena
9. On which date is St Stevens day traditionally celebrated?
A. 26th December
10. Who was nicknamed “The Maid of Orléans” and burnt at the stake in 1431?
A. Joan Of Arc
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