Here are the answers to History Quiz #12…
1. Name the four US Presidents carved into Mt Rushmore?
A. Abraham Lincoln, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt & George Washington
2. Which Royal Navy Ship rushed back to England in 1805 with the news of the British victory at the Battle of Trafalgar?
A. HMS Pickle
3. In 1893, which country became the first to give women the right to vote?
A. New Zealand
4. What was the name of the plane that dropped the first atomic bomb on 6 August 1945?
A. Enola Gay
5. What was the name of the infamous Cambodian revolutionary and politician that governed Cambodia as the Prime Minister of Democratic Kampuchea between 1975 and 1979?
A. Pol Pot
6. Who became the first mayor of London in 2000?
A. Ken Livingstone
7. Which country was previously known as the Dutch East Indies?
8. Which country did Vietnam gain independence from in 1954?
9. Canadian Captain ‘Arthur ‘Roy’ Brown’ is credited with shooting down which legendary pilot?
A. ‘The Red Baron’ (Manfred Von Richthofen)
10. In which country did the Mau Mau rebellion occur in the 1950s?
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