Historical Events- True And False Quiz

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Historical Events- True And False Quiz

How good are you in history? Can you tell which famous every took place when? Take our online quiz with well-researched questions ( true/false) to see how much you know and learn interesting trivia.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Pope Francis recognized a second miracle attributed to Mother Teresa, clearing the way for her to be canonized as saint Teresa of Calcutta.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    In 2007, the United Nations General Assembly declared the day of Martin Luther King's Birth, October 2, as the International Day of Non-Violence.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Born in 1910, in Skopje, Macedonia, Mother Teresa taught in India for 17 years before in 1946 She Experienced her "Call within a Call" to devote herself to caring for the sick and poor.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    In 1994, Mandela was inaugurated as South Africa's first black president, a position he held until 1999.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Martin Luther King was a British clergyman, activist, and leader in the civil rights movement.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Mother Teresa's order established a hospice: centers for the blind, aged, and disabled; and a leper colony (leprosy disease)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Martin Luther King did not win the Nobel Peace Prize despite his human rights efforts in America. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Mahatma Gandhi was honored in India as The Father of the Nation and was elected president. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Many People incorrectly believe that Mahatma Was Gandhi's Given Name: People Named Him Mahatma meaning: In Sanskrit, Mahi (Means "Great") and Atman (Means "Soul").
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    As Head of the Human Rights Commission, Mother Teresa Was Instrumental in Formulating the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, which She Submitted to the United Nations General Assembly.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    One of Gandhi's greatest achievements was India’s independence from Britain in 1955.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Gandhi never won the Nobel Peace Prize despite his struggle, which led to India obtaining independence from Britain in 1947.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    After 27 Years in Prison, Mandela Was Released in 1990. Three years later He Was Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize with President F.W. de Klerk for Their Work to Undo South Africa's Racist Apartheid Policies.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Mother Teresa was the founder of the Order of the Missionaries of Charity.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Achievements was India's Gandhi's greatest Independence from Britain in 1947.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Gandhi Become Known as the Granddaddy of Civil Rights and Freedom.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Mother Teresa Experienced her "Call within a Call" to devote herself to caring for the sick and poor.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Martin Luther King led the first non-violent African-American demonstration to boycott buses that separated blacks and whites in 1955.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Among Other Accolades, Nelson Mandela Has Been Called: "The Father of the Nation", "The Founding Father of Democracy", and "The National Liberator & Savior".
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Gandhi Supremely Applied the Principles of Nonviolent Civil Disobedience to Free South Africa from Foreign Domination.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Gandhi was a source of inspiration in the struggle of world civil rights leaders for equal rights for their people.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Mother Teresa taught in India for 17 years before in 1946
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Gandhi Supremely Applied the Principles of Nonviolent Civil Disobedience to Free India from Foreign Domination.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    India gained independence from Britain because of Gandhi who had often been imprisoned for years for resisting tyranny
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    Mother Teresa Considered One of the Greatest Humanitarians of the 18th Century.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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