History Quiz 23

Welcome to History Quiz #23…

1. Who was the Duke of Normandy?


2. The ‘Hundred Years War’ took place between which two countries?


3. How many wives did Henry VIII have?


4. In which century did the Battle of Culloden take place?


5. Which explorer mapped the coast of Australia?


6. Which two houses were involved in the ‘War of the Roses’?


7. How many American colonies declared their independence in 1776?


8. Who lost the Battle of Waterloo?


9. What colour roses appear as the symbol of the House of Tudor?


10. True or False: Mary Queen of Scots became Queen at 2 years old?

 


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History Quiz 22

Welcome 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?


3. Which country was the first to land a probe on the surface of Venus?


4. Who established the ‘People Republic of China’ in 1949?


5. Who originally released ‘What a Wonderful World’ in 1967?


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’?


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?

 


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Welcome to History Quiz #21…

1. In which mythical city did King Arthur hold court?


2. In which month of 1961 did Yuri Gagarin become the first human in space?


3. Who became president following the assassination of Abraham Lincoln and was subsequently impeached by the House of Representatives for, amongst other things, his alleged violation of the Tenure of Office Act?


4. How was Margaretha Geertruida MacLeod better known?


5. Which species of bird appeared on the flags of Viking Chieftains?


6. Stan Laurel of ‘Laurel & Hardy’ was born in which country?


7. Who was the first member of the Royal Family to live in Buckingham Palace?


8. Who was mayor of London 4 times between 1397 and 1419?


9. How old was William Shakespeare when he died? 42, 52 or 62?


10. The Great Chicago Fire which killed approximately 300 people and destroyed over 17,000 occurred in which decade?

 


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History Quiz 20

Welcome to History Quiz #20…

1. In which ship did Christopher Columbus discover America?


2. ‘The Monument’ in London, marks which event?


3. Who was the Archbishop of Canterbury who was murdered in 1170?


4. What did the D stand for in D-Day?


5. Who was ‘Leader of the Opposition’ in the UK from 1997 to 2001?


6. Of Henry VIII’s six wives, who had the shortest reign?


7. Who was the American President at the time of the ‘Black Thursday’ Wall Street crash?


8. Which rebellious leader was pardoned by Emperor Claudius in AD50?


9. Which British monarch died in 1066, leaving no heir to the throne?


10. Which spacecraft tragically caught fire on the launchpad on 27 January 1967, killing all 3 astronauts onboard?

 


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History Quiz 19

Welcome to History Quiz #19…

1. Which French artist, born in 1834 was renowned for his paintings of ballet dancers?


2. In which country can you find the Bay of Pigs?


3. Edward Teach is better known by what nickname?


4. The Peasants’ Revolt took place in which century?


5. Who is the only British Prime Minister to have been assassinated?


6. Which part of Berlin was enclosed by the Berlin Wall? The East? Or the West?


7. The First World War began in which month in 1914?


8. Who was the last wife of Henry VIII?


9. In which year was Margaret Thatcher first elected Prime Minister in the UK?


10. Richard III died in which battle?

 


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Welcome to History Quiz #18…

1. Which King of England was crowned on Christmas Day?


2. Which treaty, signed in 1957, established the European Economic Community?


3. Which opened first the Eiffel Tower or the Blackpool Tower?


4. The houses of York and Lancaster fought which war?


5. How many children did Queen Victoria have?


6. The industrial revolution began in which century?


7. What was the codename for the evacuation of Dunkirk in 1940?


8. Who was Umberto II?


9. What was the name of the ship that brought news of the Battle of Trafalgar back to Britain?


10. Where did the Bevin Boys work?

 

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Welcome to History Quiz #17, all about the US of A.

1. In what year was the declaration of independence signed?


2. Juliette Gordon Low established which young women’s organisation in 1912?


3. Which two factions fought in the American Civil War, between 12th April 1861 and 9th April 1865?


4. Who famously refused to give up her bus seat on 1st December 1955?


5. Who assassinated Abraham Lincoln?


6. Who was the first president to live in the White House?


7. Where did the Molasses disaster occur in 1919?


8. The Battle of Saratoga was the turning point in which war?


9. Which car was released by Henry Ford in 1908?


10. Which US Presidents inauguration was the first to be televised?

 


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Welcome to History Quiz #16…

In what year…

1. Did Yuri Gagarin become the first human to journey into outer space?


2. Did the Titanic sink whilst on its maiden voyage from Southampton to New York?


3. Did the Spice Girls achieve their first number one hit?


4. Did the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II take place?


5. Did the last few US soldiers leave South Vietnam as Saigon fell to communist forces?


6. Did Alexander Fleming discover penicillin, the worlds first antibiotic?


7. Did prohibition end in the US?


8. Did the first FIFA World Cup take place?


9. Did the first Gulf War start?


10. Was the Berlin Wall demolished?

 

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Welcome to History Quiz #15…

1. Sir Edmund Hillary, alongside Sherpa Tenzing, was the first to reach the summit of Mt Everest, what nationality was he?


2. Who was the architect who ‘rebuilt London’ after the Great Fire of 1666?


3. Which iconic board game was launched by the Parker Brothers in 1935?


4. The Dutch East Indies was the former name of which modern day country?


5. Which Nobel prize were both Benito Mussolini and Josef Stalin nominated for?


6. In which century was Great Wall of China completed?


7. Which Queen of the British Celtic Iceni led a revolt against the Romans in AD60?


8. Where did the Velvet Revolution of 1989 take place?


9. Which king was executed during the English Civil War?


10. Which planet was discovered in 1846?

 


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