Trivia On History

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

      1986: Elijah Muhammad Becomes Black Muslim Leader

    • B. 

      1775: American War Of Independence Begins

    • C. 

      1991: The U.S.S.R. Officially Ends

    • D. 

      1830: President Jackson Signs Indian Removal Act

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

      1776: Declaration Of Independence Is Signed

    • B. 

      1849: California Gold Rush Starts

    • C. 

      1803: Jefferson Purchases The Louisiana Territory

    • D. 

      1810: Roosevelt Pledges 'New Deal' And Is Elected

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

      1803: Jefferson Purchases The Louisiana Territory

    • B. 

      1865: Robert E. Lee Surrenders To Grant

    • C. 

      1871: Indian Appropriation Act Passed By Congress

    • D. 

      1881: Wall Street Hits Depression Low Of 41.22

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

      1868: President Andrew Johnson Gets Impeached

    • B. 

      1881: Czar Alexander II Is Assassinated

    • C. 

      1880: Edwin Herbert Land Invents Polaroid Film

    • D. 

      1846: U.S. Signs An Oregon Treaty With The British

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

      1847: Communist Manifesto Published

    • B. 

      1827: James Chadwick Discovers Sub-Atomic Neutron

    • C. 

      1818: United States And Canada Agree On Borders

    • D. 

      1991: Persian Gulf War Begins With Irqaq

  • 6. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1870: 15th Amendment Affirms The Right To Vote

    • B. 

      1989: Atom Is Split For The First Time

    • C. 

      1863: Confederate General Stonewall Jackson Dies

    • D. 

      1998: Mark McGwire Breaks Roger Maris' Record

  • 7. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1867: Alaska Is Ceded To U.S. By Russia

    • B. 

      2001: U.S. Spy Plane Collides With Chinese Plane

    • C. 

      1812: Napoleon Invades Russia And Reaches Moscow

    • D. 

      1875: FDR Starts `Fireside Chats' For Radio

  • 8. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1982: Prohibition Ends In The United States

    • B. 

      1986: Space Shuttle Challenger Explodes

    • C. 

      1814: Treaty Of Ghent Ends The War Of 1812

    • D. 

      1990: Nelson Mandela Is Released From Prison

  • 9. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1987: Iran-Contra Affair Hearings

    • B. 

      1871: Chicago Fire Burns Down Over Three Miles

    • C. 

      1812: James Madison Is Elected President

    • D. 

      1873: New Deal For Americans Passed By Congress

  • 10. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1829: Greece Gets Independence From Ottoman Empire

    • B. 

      1853: Henry David Thoreau Pens Walden

    • C. 

      1857: Fiorella La Guardia Elected As NYC Mayor

    • D. 

      1999: Russian President Boris Yeltsin Resigns

  • 11. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1863: The FCC Is Created In The U.S.

    • B. 

      1989: Exxon Valdez Runs Aground Spills Oil

    • C. 

      1856: Cigarettes Are Introduced In Europe

    • D. 

      1997: Tony Blair Elected Prime Minister

  • 12. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1882: Outlaw Jesse James Is Shot In The Back

    • B. 

      1997: Princess Diana Is Killed In An Auto Accident

    • C. 

      1884: Bonnie And Clyde Shot By Police

    • D. 

      1864: Union Voters Re-Elect Abraham Lincoln

  • 13. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1864: Union Voters Re-Elect Abraham Lincoln

    • B. 

      1984: Italy Withdraws From The League Of Nations

    • C. 

      1804: Lewis And Clark Explore Louisiana Territory

    • D. 

      1991: Warsaw Pact Is Officially Dissolved

  • 14. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1990: Lech Walesa Becomes President Of Poland

    • B. 

      1879: St. Patrick's Cathedral Opens In New York

    • C. 

      1983: George Gershwin Dies At Age 38

    • D. 

      1856: Cigarettes Are Introduced In Europe

  • 15. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1785: The Dollar Declared Official U.S. Currency

    • B. 

      1994: Congress Provides A Minimum Wage Law

    • C. 

      1999: King Hussein Of Jordan Dies Of Cancer

    • D. 

      1821: Mexico Declares Independence From Spain