How Well Do You Know Port Royal?

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How Well Do You Know Port Royal? - Quiz

Located in a Caribbean island nation, Port Royal is a village founded in the 16th century which was once widely known and the largest in the region — but soon dropped its fame following some tragic events.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In which country can you find Port Royal? 
    • A. 

      Jamaica

    • B. 

      Turks and Caicos Islands

    • C. 

      Haiti

    • D. 

      Bahamas

    • E. 

      Dominican Republic

    • F. 

      Cuba

  • 2. 
    When was Port Royal founded? 
    • A. 

      1518

    • B. 

      1519

    • C. 

      1520

    • D. 

      1521

  • 3. 
    What destroyed Port Royal initially?
    • A. 

      A tsunami

    • B. 

      An earthquake

    • C. 

      A flood

    • D. 

      A volcanic eruption

  • 4. 
    In which year did the eminent destruction of Port Royal occur?
    • A. 

      1692

    • B. 

      1693

    • C. 

      1694

    • D. 

      1695

  • 5. 
    When was Port Royal captured by the English? 
    • A. 

      1655

    • B. 

      1656

    • C. 

      1657

    • D. 

      1658

  • 6. 
    Which of these forts built by the English survived the first earthquake in Port Royal? 
    • A. 

      Fort Charlisle

    • B. 

      Fort Rupert

    • C. 

      Fort James

    • D. 

      Fort Charles

  • 7. 
    Who invited pirates to Port Royal to protect the island? 
    • A. 

      Henry Morgan

    • B. 

      Governor Edward D'Oley

    • C. 

      Charles Vane

    • D. 

      Edward Thatch

  • 8. 
    When did the second earthquake hit Port Royal? 
    • A. 

      1969

    • B. 

      1907

    • C. 

      1910

    • D. 

      1914

  • 9. 
    Which tribe first inhabited Port Royal? The... 
    • A. 

      Spanish

    • B. 

      Taino-Indian

    • C. 

      Portuguese

    • D. 

      Chinese

  • 10. 
    When was the Giddy house in Port Royal built? 
    • A. 

      1880

    • B. 

      1885

    • C. 

      1890

    • D. 

      1895

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