20th Century History Quiz

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20th Century History Quiz

The 20th century saw a lot of changes in the world from politics to entertainment up to the economy. We saw the fall of the berlin wall and lost one of the greatest bands of all time. Test how much more you remember about this time period before the history test tomorrow by taking this simple test.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The duo/band 'Tears for Fears' were at it's peak in what year?
    • A. 

      1973

    • B. 

      1967

    • C. 

      1983

    • D. 

      2000

    • E. 

      1952

  • 2. 
    Who is Sergei Prokofiev?
    • A. 

      A Russian ruler/

    • B. 

      A British pop star/ rock star

    • C. 

      A Chinese cake-shop owner

    • D. 

      A Russian conductor/ composer

    • E. 

      An American writer/ poet

  • 3. 
    How was John F. Kennedy assasinated?
    • A. 

      Sniper shoot

    • B. 

      Stabbing

    • C. 

      Forced drowning

    • D. 

      Car crash

  • 4. 
    Michael Jordan was a Basketball player for which team?
    • A. 

      Celtics

    • B. 

      Bulls

    • C. 

      Rockets

    • D. 

      Lakers

    • E. 

      Rivers

  • 5. 
    Which country is the 'Beatles' from?
    • A. 

      America

    • B. 

      Nigeria

    • C. 

      Australia

    • D. 

      Germany

    • E. 

      England

  • 6. 
    The first 'Beatle' car was manufactured in 1938 by which manufacturer?
    • A. 

      Audi

    • B. 

      Volkswagen

    • C. 

      Hyundai

    • D. 

      BMW

    • E. 

      Toyota

  • 7. 
    On August 6, 1945, the United States dropped its massive, atomic weapon on which country?
    • A. 

      Russia

    • B. 

      Narnia

    • C. 

      India

    • D. 

      Japan

    • E. 

      Argentina

  • 8. 
    Who was the most famous celebrity dancer/actor in the 70's that still stars in major movies now?
    • A. 

      George W Bush

    • B. 

      John Travolta

    • C. 

      Curt Smith

    • D. 

      Johnny Depp

  • 9. 
    What happened on April 26th 1986?
    • A. 

      WW2

    • B. 

      Cold War

    • C. 

      Car crash

    • D. 

      Chernobyl disaster

  • 10. 
    Trans Europe Express was at it's fullest extent at which year?
    • A. 

      1856

    • B. 

      1974

    • C. 

      1975

    • D. 

      1934

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