Quiz: The History Of Columbus Day!

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Christopher Columbus is set to be the leading European that has led others to migrate and develop what is now known as the Americas. He landed in the Carribean, but the route he took was meant to be the key to a new turn into human history, thus the celebration of Columbus day In America. So, what do you know about the history of Columbus day? Take our quiz and find out now.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In which countries the holiday observed?
    • A. 

      The Americas, Italy, and Spain

    • B. 

      Africa and the Americas

    • C. 

      Sweden and Italy

    • D. 

      The USA and Italy

  • 2. 
    How is Columbus Day called in most Latin American countries?
    • A. 

      Dia de las Americas

    • B. 

      Dia de la Raza

    • C. 

      Dia Espanol

    • D. 

      Dia de la Hispanidad

  • 3. 
    In what year the holiday celebrated in Spain?
    • A. 

      1987

    • B. 

      1988

    • C. 

      1989

    • D. 

      1991

  • 4. 
    How many Americans are against celebrating Columbus Day?
    • A. 

      38%

    • B. 

      42%

    • C. 

      50%

    • D. 

      55%

  • 5. 
    In what year was this holiday first observed in the USA?
    • A. 

      1799

    • B. 

      1790

    • C. 

      1792

    • D. 

      1796

  • 6. 
    How is Columbus Day called in Spain?
    • A. 

      Dia de la aventura

    • B. 

      Dia de los Jovenes

    • C. 

      Dia de la Raza

    • D. 

      National Day

  • 7. 
    When did Christopher Columbus first land in the Americas?
    • A. 

      In October 1493

    • B. 

      In October 1494

    • C. 

      In November 1492

    • D. 

      In October 1492

  • 8. 
    How many states in the US refuse to celebrate Columbus Day?
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      6

  • 9. 
    How is the holiday known in Peru?
    • A. 

      Day of the discovery of America

    • B. 

      Day of solidarity

    • C. 

      Day of awakening

    • D. 

      Day of pride

  • 10. 
    How is this holiday called in countries like Belize?
    • A. 

      Humanity Day

    • B. 

      Day of peace

    • C. 

      Day of reconciliation

    • D. 

      Pan American Day

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