Easter Island History Quiz! Trivia

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Easter Island History Quiz! Trivia

Have you ever read “Easter Island? ” Do you know what is Easter Island and its history? This quiz can explain it. The quiz will ask you what the statues' faces are made out of, where Rapanui is, what initially led to the islander's end, which way did the moai face, and what you learned from the story. This quiz is all about “Easter island. ” All the best.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When the first Polynesians found Rapanui, it was like a:
    • A. 

      Wasteland

    • B. 

      Paradise

    • C. 

      Large city

    • D. 

      Underwater volcano

  • 2. 
    The faces of the statues were made from _______ and the crowns were made from _____. 
    • A. 

      Pumice, granite

    • B. 

      Marble, scoria

    • C. 

      Granite, pumice

    • D. 

      Basalt, scoria

  • 3. 
    Where is Rapanui?
    • A. 

      South Pacific

    • B. 

      South Atlantic

    • C. 

      Indian Ocean

    • D. 

      Arctic Ocean

  • 4. 
    About how big is Rapanui? About the size of...
    • A. 

      California

    • B. 

      USA

    • C. 

      Buxton

    • D. 

      Antarctica

  • 5. 
    What originally led to the islanders' demise?
    • A. 

      No food

    • B. 

      Overpopulation

    • C. 

      No boats

    • D. 

      Aliens took all the dolphins.

  • 6. 
    The islanders were stuck on the island and couldn't fish for porpoises because they
    • A. 

      Cut down all their trees.

    • B. 

      Ate all the rats.

    • C. 

      Toppled down all the moai.

    • D. 

      Got sick from the snails.

  • 7. 
    When were the statue's eyes "opened?"
    • A. 

      When they started carving the mountain.

    • B. 

      When they came out of the mountain on the rollers.

    • C. 

      Before they were placed upright.

    • D. 

      When they were placed upright.

  • 8. 
    The roller system described in the video was probably not the way it worked because
    • A. 

      There were no trees to use to transport them.

    • B. 

      What? It DID work, silly!

    • C. 

      Squares don't roll.

    • D. 

      The statue didn't roll - it slid along the logs.

  • 9. 
    How did the moai face?
    • A. 

      In the middle of the island looking out.

    • B. 

      On the coast, looking outward.

    • C. 

      On the coast, looking inward.

    • D. 

      Sideways like dominos around the island.

  • 10. 
    Earth is to Rapanui as _______ are to the moai.
    • A. 

      People

    • B. 

      Skyscrapers

    • C. 

      Dolls

    • D. 

      Cars

  • 11. 
    What should we take away from this story? 
    • A. 

      If we don't have boats, we can't eat fish. If we can't eat fish, we'll turn into cannibals.

    • B. 

      The island is like a little Earth. If we overpopulate Earth, the resources will be depleted and our "island" will be destroyed.

    • C. 

      Before boating, be sure you aren't transporting any rats.

    • D. 

      When you carry an egg, the best place to put it is in your headband.

  • 12. 
    What did the long fingers represent on the moai?
    • A. 

      Long fingernails from the boy who brought back the egg.

    • B. 

      The islanders had bigger hands because they ate dolphin.

    • C. 

      What long fingers?

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