World History Quiz: Countries And Events

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who was the Italian explorer which America was named after?  
    • A. 

      Amerigo Vespucci

    • B. 

      Christopher Columbus

    • C. 

      George Washington

    • D. 

      Amerigo Bonasera

  • 2. 
    Who discovered the Philippines?
    • A. 

      King Philip II

    • B. 

      Datu Lapu-Lapu

    • C. 

      King Magellan II

    • D. 

      Ferdinand Magellan

  • 3. 
    What was the nationality of Marco Polo?
    • A. 

      Venetian

    • B. 

      Italian-American

    • C. 

      Spanish

    • D. 

      German

  • 4. 
    Who is Christopher Columbus?
    • A. 

      Italian explorer who discovered the East West Indies Islands outside of America

    • B. 

      First Italian explorer to ever set foot in America

    • C. 

      Italian colonizer-explorer who discovered the United States of America

    • D. 

      Ferdinand Magellan's twin brother

  • 5. 
    What are Native Americans called?
    • A. 

      Indians

    • B. 

      Indios

    • C. 

      Angles

    • D. 

      Saxons

  • 6. 
    What are the two national languages of Canada?
    • A. 

      English and German

    • B. 

      Canadian English and Norwegian

    • C. 

      English and French

    • D. 

      English and Irish

  • 7. 
    Who composed the Philippine National Anthem “Lupang Hinirang?"
    • A. 

      Julián Felipe

    • B. 

      Jose Palma

    • C. 

      Marcella Agoncillo

    • D. 

      Lito Camo

  • 8. 
    Who was historians called the First Filipino?
    • A. 

      Emilio Aguinaldo

    • B. 

      Andres Bonifacio

    • C. 

      Datu Lapu-Lapu

    • D. 

      Dr. Jose Rizal

  • 9. 
    What country is Nobel Peace Prize held?
    • A. 

      Germany

    • B. 

      England

    • C. 

      France

    • D. 

      Norway

  • 10. 
    Continue this lyrics from the American Anthem Star Spangled Banner, "And the star-spangled banner in triumph shall wave..."
  • 11. 
    What year World War I broke out?
    • A. 

      1914

    • B. 

      1916

    • C. 

      1939

    • D. 

      1918

  • 12. 
    What was called the autocratic government in Europe which destabilized the Roman Republic from 44 BC to 1453 AD?
    • A. 

      Augustus Government

    • B. 

      Julius Caesar's Empire

    • C. 

      Vito Corleone Empire

    • D. 

      Roman Empire

  • 13. 
    What was the name of a secret criminal organization in America in 1920s?
    • A. 

      Mafia

    • B. 

      Al Capone Organization

    • C. 

      Yakuza

    • D. 

      Underground America

  • 14. 
    Where is the Great Pyramid of Giza can be found?
    • A. 

      Mesopotamia

    • B. 

      Saudi Arabia

    • C. 

      Iraq

    • D. 

      Egypt

  • 15. 
    Who founded Kentucky Fried Chicken in 1952?
    • A. 

      Colonel Harland Sanders

    • B. 

      John Mallugi

    • C. 

      Johann Kentucky

    • D. 

      Kentucky Mayers