How Much Do You Know About Italian Explorer Christopher Columbus? Trivia Quiz

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How Much Do You Know About Italian Explorer Christopher Columbus? Trivia Quiz

Christopher Columbus was born before 31 October 1451. He is married to Filipa Moniz Perestrelo and had a mistress named Beatriz Enrique de Arana. Christopher Columbus has two sons, namely Diego and Fernando. He died at the age of 54. This quiz will test your knowledge of what you know about Christopher Columbus.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When did his family move to Savona?
    • A. 

      1468

    • B. 

      1469

    • C. 

      1470

    • D. 

      1471

  • 2. 
    When did Christopher Columbus explore the Trinidad and Northern Coast of South America?
    • A. 

      1499

    • B. 

      1500

    • C. 

      1501

    • D. 

      1498

  • 3. 
    When did he explore the Eastern Coast of Central America?
    • A. 

      1502

    • B. 

      1504

    • C. 

      1504

    • D. 

      1510

  • 4. 
    When was Christopher Columbus born?
    • A. 

      Before 30 October 1451

    • B. 

      On  31 October 1451

    • C. 

      On 31 October 1451

    • D. 

      Before 31 October 1451

  • 5. 
    What is the name of his father?
    • A. 

      Jacob Columbus

    • B. 

      Domenico Columbus

    • C. 

      Diego Columbus

    • D. 

      Fernando Columbus

  • 6. 
    What is the name of his mother?
    • A. 

      Lydia Fontanarossa

    • B. 

      Alice  Fontanarossa

    • C. 

      Susanna Fontanarossa

    • D. 

      Bella Fontanarossa

  • 7. 
    When did he dock in Bristol, England, and Galway?
    • A. 

      1432

    • B. 

      1454

    • C. 

      1477

    • D. 

      1470

  • 8. 
    When was he based in Lisbon?
    • A. 

      1478 - 1487

    • B. 

      1477- 1485

    • C. 

      1478 - 1485

    • D. 

      1477 - 1486

  • 9. 
    When was Diego born? 
    • A. 

      1479- 1480

    • B. 

      1480 - 1482

    • C. 

      1479 - 1482

    • D. 

      1478- 1480

  • 10. 
    What is the name of his son with Filipa?
    • A. 

      Bartolomeo Columbus

    • B. 

      Fernando Columbus

    • C. 

      Domenico Columbus

    • D. 

      Diego Columbus