5th Grade: World Social Studies Quiz! Trivia

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5th Grade: World Social Studies Quiz! Trivia

Social studies are the study of people, their cultures and their interaction with the environment and each other. How well do you know the cultures of different people and their beliefs across the world? Do take up this quiz and not only learn about India, some landmarks in some countries as well as different religions. All the best as you tackle it!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was the name of the city originally built on the modern site of Mexico City?
    • A. 

      Machu Pichu

    • B. 

      Mazatlan

    • C. 

      Mexicali City

    • D. 

      Tenochtitlan

  • 2. 
    On which continent is India located?
    • A. 

      Antarctica

    • B. 

      South America

    • C. 

      Europe

    • D. 

      Asia

  • 3. 
    India is divided into how many states?
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      50

    • C. 

      35

    • D. 

      28

  • 4. 
    Which region of the world is where Judaism, Christianity, and Islam originated?
    • A. 

      Caribbean

    • B. 

      Middle East

    • C. 

      Central America

    • D. 

      North America

  • 5. 
    What is the major religion of India?
    • A. 

      Christianity

    • B. 

      Hinduism

    • C. 

      Islam

    • D. 

      Buddhism

  • 6. 
    Where is the birthplace of Islam?
    • A. 

      Iran

    • B. 

      Saudi Arabia

    • C. 

      Mecca

    • D. 

      Medina

  • 7. 
    Which religion is practiced by more people in the world?
    • A. 

      Christianity

    • B. 

      Hinduism

    • C. 

      Islam

    • D. 

      Judaism

  • 8. 
    What is a "jihad"?
    • A. 

      A Type Of Clothing Worn By Muslims

    • B. 

      A Holy War

    • C. 

      A War Among Four Countries

    • D. 

      A Spiritual Journey

  • 9. 
    Which continent is referred to as the "Dark Continent"?
    • A. 

      South America

    • B. 

      Europe

    • C. 

      Africa

    • D. 

      Asia

  • 10. 
    Who is known as the "Prophet of Islam"?
    • A. 

      Khadija

    • B. 

      Jesus

    • C. 

      Mohammed

    • D. 

      Moses

  • 11. 
    What were the social classes of ancient India called?
    • A. 

      Buddha Originals

    • B. 

      Castes

    • C. 

      Social Elites

    • D. 

      Virgils

  • 12. 
    Where are the Niagara Falls located?
    • A. 

      Mawson, Antarctica

    • B. 

      Casey, Antarctica

    • C. 

      Ontario, Canada

    • D. 

      Bangor, Maine

  • 13. 
    What is the capital city of Austria?
    • A. 

      Kapfenberg

    • B. 

      Vienna

    • C. 

      Wolfsberg

    • D. 

      Leonding

  • 14. 
    On what continent does Germany lie?
    • A. 

      South America

    • B. 

      Asia

    • C. 

      Europe

    • D. 

      North America

  • 15. 
    Parliamentary democracy is a form of government where voters elect representatives to which body?
    • A. 

      Supreme Court

    • B. 

      Senate

    • C. 

      Parliament

    • D. 

      Cabinet

  • 16. 
    In what city in France is the Eiffel Tower located?
    • A. 

      Lyon

    • B. 

      Paris

    • C. 

      Eiffel

    • D. 

      Dijon