Here are the answers to History Quiz #22…
1. Where did the ‘Bockscar’ drop its payload?
2. What was the name of the research Ship that Charles Darwin sailed in?
A. HMS Beagle
3. Which country was the first to land a probe on the surface of Venus?
A. Russia (Soviet Union)
4. Who established the ‘People Republic of China’ in 1949?
A. Chairman Mao Zedong (Tse-Tung)
5. Who originally released ‘What a Wonderful World’ in 1967?
A. Louis Armstrong
6. Operation TELIC was the codename of the UK’s military operation in which country?
7. July 14th is known as ‘Bastille Day’ in France. But what was the ‘Bastille’?
A. A Prison
8. In which year did Charles Lindbergh become the first person to fly solo non-stop across the Atlantic?
9. In which decade did Roald Amundson successfully lead an expedition to the South Pole?
10. What unexpectedly happened in the Sahara in 1979?
A. It Snowed
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