Expert Level: History Quiz For 5th Grade

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History is a term used in describing the study of past events like memories, documentation, presentations, and illustrations. History experts have used their knowledge in analyzing problems of today through experience acquired from past events. Studies like geography and archeology also work hand in hand with history to make its work visible.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which of these is not a state of the United States?

    • A.

      Florida 

    • B.

      Colorado 

    • C.

      Texas 

    • D.

      Berlin 

    Correct Answer
    D. Berlin 
    Explanation
    Berlin is not a state of the United States because it is the capital city of Germany, not a state within the United States. The other options - Florida, Colorado, and Texas - are all states within the United States.

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  • 2. 

    What are scholars who study history called?

    • A.

      Histors

    • B.

      Historians 

    • C.

      Histologists

    • D.

      Historical experts 

    Correct Answer
    B. Historians 
    Explanation
    Historians are scholars who study history. They analyze and interpret historical events, documents, and artifacts to gain a deeper understanding of the past. They use various sources such as primary and secondary documents, archaeological findings, and oral histories to reconstruct and analyze historical events and their significance. By studying history, historians contribute to our understanding of human society, culture, politics, and economics throughout different time periods.

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  • 3. 

    Which disease is Hillary Clinton suffering from? 

    • A.

      Pneumonia 

    • B.

      HIV infection 

    • C.

      Cholera 

    • D.

      Tuberculosis 

    Correct Answer
    A. Pneumonia 
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Pneumonia. Pneumonia is a lung infection that can cause symptoms such as coughing, fever, and difficulty breathing. It is a common illness that can affect people of all ages, including former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. The question is asking about the disease that Hillary Clinton is suffering from, and the correct answer is Pneumonia.

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  • 4. 

    What is Dwayne Johnson's party? 

    • A.

      Independent 

    • B.

      Democratic 

    • C.

      Republican 

    • D.

      Liberal Movement 

    Correct Answer
    A. Independent 
  • 5. 

    When was Osama Bin Laden killed? 

    • A.

      2010

    • B.

      2011

    • C.

      2012

    • D.

      2013

    Correct Answer
    B. 2011
    Explanation
    Osama Bin Laden was killed in 2011. This was a significant event in history as he was the founder and leader of the extremist group Al-Qaeda, responsible for numerous terrorist attacks, including the September 11 attacks in 2001. The operation to kill Bin Laden was carried out by the United States Navy SEALs in Abbottabad, Pakistan. His death marked a major milestone in the global efforts to combat terrorism.

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  • 6. 

    Which of these is odd? 

    • A.

      Abraham Lincoln 

    • B.

      Andrew Jones 

    • C.

      Benjamin Franklin 

    • D.

      John Adams 

    Correct Answer
    B. Andrew Jones 
  • 7. 

    When did United States invade Iraq?

    • A.

      2004

    • B.

      2003

    • C.

      2002

    • D.

      2001

    Correct Answer
    B. 2003
    Explanation
    In 2003, the United States invaded Iraq. This invasion was part of the larger conflict known as the Iraq War, which was initiated by the U.S. government under the administration of President George W. Bush. The invasion aimed to remove Saddam Hussein, the president of Iraq at the time, from power and dismantle his alleged weapons of mass destruction program. The invasion began on March 20, 2003, with a massive military operation that involved ground forces, airstrikes, and naval support. The U.S. invasion of Iraq had significant political, social, and humanitarian consequences, and its repercussions are still felt to this day.

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  • 8. 

    What are events occurring before written record called? 

    • A.

      Prehistory 

    • B.

      Mini history 

    • C.

      History 

    • D.

      Historical fiction 

    Correct Answer
    A. Prehistory 
    Explanation
    Prehistory refers to the time period before written records were kept. It encompasses the events, cultures, and societies that existed before the invention of writing. During this period, knowledge and information were transmitted orally, and archaeological evidence is used to study and understand the past. Prehistory is distinct from history, which begins with the advent of writing and the ability to record events in a written form. Mini history and historical fiction are not accurate terms to describe events before written records, as they do not capture the true nature of this time period.

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  • 9. 

    Whose regime there was a great recession in the United States?

    • A.

      George Bush 

    • B.

      Bill Clinton 

    • C.

      Donald Reagan 

    • D.

      Donald Trump 

    Correct Answer
    A. George Bush 
    Explanation
    During George Bush's presidency, there was a significant economic downturn known as the Great Recession in the United States. This recession was triggered by the collapse of the housing market and the subsequent financial crisis in 2008. The recession resulted in a severe decline in economic activity, high unemployment rates, and a decrease in consumer spending. The government had to intervene with various stimulus measures to stabilize the economy. Therefore, it can be concluded that the great recession occurred during George Bush's regime.

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  • 10. 

    Which of these is a leader of the Senate? 

    • A.

      Chief Justice of the Federation 

    • B.

      Senator 

    • C.

      Senate president

    • D.

      Chief of Army Staff

    Correct Answer
    C. Senate president
    Explanation
    The leader of the Senate is referred to as the Senate president. This individual holds a position of authority and is responsible for presiding over the Senate proceedings, maintaining order, and ensuring that the legislative process runs smoothly. The Senate president is typically elected by the members of the Senate and plays a crucial role in shaping and guiding legislative decisions within the chamber.

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