2nd Grade - World Social Studies Trivia

15 Questions | Total Attempts: 126

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2nd Grade World Social Study Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which is a large body of water between Europe and Africa?
    • A. 

      Aegean Sea

    • B. 

      Indian Ocean

    • C. 

      Pacific Ocean

    • D. 

      Mediterranean Sea

  • 2. 
    What were the games that were held in Greece to honor the god Zeus called?
    • A. 

      Socrates

    • B. 

      Pentathlon

    • C. 

      Javelin

    • D. 

      Olympics

  • 3. 
    A marsupial is an animal that carries its young in a what?
    • A. 

      Bag

    • B. 

      Pouch

    • C. 

      Carrier

    • D. 

      Mouth

  • 4. 
    What is one of the most important foods in Mexico?
    • A. 

      Wheat

    • B. 

      Cabbage

    • C. 

      Apples

    • D. 

      Corn

  • 5. 
    Which animal will you find in the wild only in Australia?
    • A. 

      Monkey

    • B. 

      Tiger

    • C. 

      Koala Bear

    • D. 

      Lion

  • 6. 
    Which of these countries has no land borders with other countries?
    • A. 

      Australia

    • B. 

      United States

    • C. 

      Italy

    • D. 

      Germany

  • 7. 
    Who were the first group of people to use a calendar?
    • A. 

      Greeks

    • B. 

      Romans

    • C. 

      Chinese

    • D. 

      Egyptians

  • 8. 
    What food was invented in China?
    • A. 

      Peanut Butter

    • B. 

      Corn Bread

    • C. 

      Pizza

    • D. 

      Noodles

  • 9. 
    In what country did kindergarten originate?
    • A. 

      Germany

    • B. 

      Italy

    • C. 

      France

    • D. 

      United States

  • 10. 
    The ancient Chinese studied astronomy, which is the study of what?
    • A. 

      Water

    • B. 

      Earth

    • C. 

      Money

    • D. 

      Stars

  • 11. 
    Which group of ancient people built a structure still visible from space today?
    • A. 

      Chinese

    • B. 

      Greeks

    • C. 

      Egyptians

    • D. 

      Japanese

  • 12. 
    Trading goods or services for other goods or services instead of money is called what?
    • A. 

      Swapping

    • B. 

      Buying

    • C. 

      Selling

    • D. 

      Bartering

  • 13. 
    What form of currency (money) is used in Italy?
    • A. 

      Peso

    • B. 

      Dollar

    • C. 

      Yen

    • D. 

      Euro

  • 14. 
    What is a large, flat area of land that is higher than the surrounding land called?
    • A. 

      Plain

    • B. 

      Valley

    • C. 

      Plateau

    • D. 

      Gully

  • 15. 
    What is the name for a small body of water, smaller than a lake, which is surrounded by land?
    • A. 

      Stream

    • B. 

      Ocean

    • C. 

      River

    • D. 

      Pond