The Polytechic Uprising Quiz

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A quiz about the Polytechic uprising in Greece!


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  • 1. 
    When did the polytechic uprising began?
    • A. 

      August 1990

    • B. 

      April 1987

    • C. 

      November 1973

    • D. 

      May 1940

  • 2. 
    What was the main problem since April of 1967, in Greece?
    • A. 

      Bankruptcy

    • B. 

      Dictatorial rule of the military

    • C. 

      The 2nd world war

    • D. 

      Diseases

  • 3. 
    What was the reason for the Polytechic uprising to begin?
    • A. 

      Law students went on strike

    • B. 

      High product prices

    • C. 

      People were starving

    • D. 

      Invasion of foreign forces

  • 4. 
    Where did the students barricated themselves?
    • A. 

      In a radio station

    • B. 

      Inside the ministry of economy

    • C. 

      Inside police stations

    • D. 

      Inside the buildings of the Polytechnic university

  • 5. 
    What did the transitional government sent to stop the strike?
    • A. 

      An airplane

    • B. 

      A tank

    • C. 

      A helicopter

    • D. 

      A military vehicle

  • 6. 
    What happened with the Junta document after the Polytechic strike?
    • A. 

      It survived until today

    • B. 

      It collapsed after 10 years

    • C. 

      It collapsed after that strike

    • D. 

      It collapsed by another uprising