Christopher Columbus is known to be the most important figure when it comes to the discovery of the Americas. The route he took, ad the notes he was able to establish during his journey to find silk and spices lead him to what he thought was India. But, to his surprise, he landed in the Bahamas. Columbus day is a national holiday celebrated in America, what can you say about it? Take our quiz and find out now.
Questions and Answers
Where was Columbus from?
How was the holiday called in the Bahamas until 2001?
Dia de la Raza
Pan American Day
In what Southern American country is this holiday not observed?
Where is the Columbus lighthouse situated?
The Dominican Republic
What's Christopher Columbus's original name?
In how many European countries the holiday observed?
In how many states in American is Columbus Day not celebrated?
Which other national holiday is Columbus day competing against in North America?
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