Test Your Knowledge On History

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1996: Democrat Bill Clinton Is Re-Elected President

    • B. 

      1948: TV Begins Its Boom, 1 Million Homes Have Sets

    • C. 

      1979: Muslim Leader Ayatollah Khomeini Invades Iran

    • D. 

      2000: Emperor Wilhelm I Of Germany Dies

  • 2. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1994: Yasir Arafat Awarded The Nobel Peace Prize

    • B. 

      1818: United States And Canada Agree On Borders

    • C. 

      1979: Jack The Ripper Is Blamed For London Murders

    • D. 

      1980: Iran-Iraqi War Starts

  • 3. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1970: Jimi Hendrix And Janis Joplin Both Die

    • B. 

      1960: France Becomes The Fourth Nuclear Power

    • C. 

      1971: Eastman Invents The Kodak Camera

    • D. 

      1751: Franklin Discovers Electricity In Lightning

  • 4. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1948: The State Of Israel Is Created

    • B. 

      1956: Castro Launches Revolution Against Batista

    • C. 

      1815: Napoleon Defeated At Waterloo

    • D. 

      1955: Anne Sullivan Begins To Teach Helen Keller

  • 5. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1967: First "Rolling Stone Magazine" Is Published

    • B. 

      1980: U.S. Congress Creates Yellowstone National Park

    • C. 

      1975: Microsoft Is In Business In Seattle

    • D. 

      1972: Nixon And Brezhnev Usher In Detente

  • 6. 
    From 1975-1995 what four states did not have any earthquakes?
    • A. 

      New York, Iowa, North Dakota, And Wisconsin

    • B. 

      New York, Iowa, North Dakota, And Nevada

    • C. 

      Florida, Iowa, North Dakota, And Wisconsin

    • D. 

      Florida, Iowa, North Carolina, And Wisconsin

  • 7. 
    What is the name of the luxury hotel bed and breakfast which was once a beautiful house from the 16th century?
    • A. 

      Waldorf-Astoria

    • B. 

      Plaza

    • C. 

      Trump Palace

    • D. 

      Cloister

  • 8. 
    What country expelled bin Laden in May 1996?
    • A. 

      Chile

    • B. 

      Malaysia

    • C. 

      Egypt

    • D. 

      Sudan

  • 9. 
    Which U.S. President was a bachelor?
    • A. 

      James Buchanan

    • B. 

      Chester Arthur

    • C. 

      Millard Fillmore

    • D. 

      Andrew Jackson

  • 10. 
    Who was the only U.S. President who did not live in the White House?
    • A. 

      George Washington

    • B. 

      Abraham Lincoln

    • C. 

      John Adams

    • D. 

      John Kennedy

  • 11. 
    The Frisbee was invented at what college?
    • A. 

      University Of Southern California

    • B. 

      University Of Miami

    • C. 

      Stanford University

    • D. 

      Yale University

  • 12. 
    Which country has the most universities?
    • A. 

      Japan

    • B. 

      India

    • C. 

      China

    • D. 

      U.S.

  • 13. 
    What was the first country with a railroad (steam driven)?
    • A. 

      Belgium

    • B. 

      U.S.

    • C. 

      U.K.

    • D. 

      Germany

  • 14. 
    What is the only state to declare war on another country?
    • A. 

      Maine

    • B. 

      Tennessee

    • C. 

      Florida

    • D. 

      Virginia

  • 15. 
    Which of these events did not happen on August 9th?
    • A. 

      The Bombing Of Nagasaki

    • B. 

      Jerry Garcia's Death

    • C. 

      The Death Of Jim Morrison

    • D. 

      The Labianca Murders By The Manson Family