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Easiest Quiz Questions and Answers

  • 1. 

    For how many years did the Hundred Years War last?

    • A.

      50 years

    • B.

      100 years

    • C.

      116 years

    • D.

      124 years

    Correct Answer
    C. 116 years
    Explanation
    The Hundred Years' War did not actually last for one hundred years. Despite its name, the war was a series of conflicts that occurred over a period of approximately 116 years, from 1337 to 1453. It was a prolonged conflict between the Kingdom of England and the Kingdom of France, with various truces and peace treaties during its duration. The name "Hundred Years' War" is a historical term used to describe this protracted period of conflict between the two powers.

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  • 2. 

    Which country makes Panama Hats?

    • A.

      China

    • B.

      Ecuador

    • C.

      Panama

    • D.

      Venezuela

    Correct Answer
    B. Ecuador
    Explanation
    Ecuador is the correct answer because although the hats are called "Panama Hats," they are actually made in Ecuador. The name "Panama Hat" originated from the fact that these hats were first exported from Ecuador to Panama during the construction of the Panama Canal. The hats gained popularity and were associated with Panama, even though they were not made there.

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  • 3. 

    From which animal do we get catgut?

    • A.

      Chickens

    • B.

      Sheep

    • C.

      Cat

    • D.

      Cow

    Correct Answer
    B. Sheep
    Explanation
    Catgut is a type of cord that is made from the intestines of sheep. It is commonly used in musical instruments like violins and guitars, as well as in surgical sutures. The term "catgut" is actually a misnomer, as it does not come from cats. Sheep intestines are processed and treated to create a strong and flexible cord that is used for various purposes.

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  • 4. 

    October Revolution is celebrated in which month by Russians?

    • A.

      September

    • B.

      October

    • C.

      November 

    • D.

      December

    Correct Answer
    C. November 
    Explanation
    The October Revolution, also known as the Bolshevik Revolution, occurred in October 1917 according to the Julian calendar, which was used in Russia at that time. However, according to the Gregorian calendar, which is now the standard calendar used worldwide, the revolution actually took place in November. So, while it's called the October Revolution, it actually happened in November by the modern calendar. This can cause some confusion, but it's because of the difference between the Julian and Gregorian calendars.

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  • 5. 

    What is a camel's hair brush made of?

    • A.

      Nylon

    • B.

      Horse Hair

    • C.

      Camel Hair

    • D.

      Squirrel Fur

    Correct Answer
    D. Squirrel Fur
    Explanation
    A camel's hair brush is made of squirrel fur. Squirrel fur is known for its softness and ability to hold and distribute paint or other materials evenly. It is commonly used in art brushes due to its fine and delicate nature, allowing for precise and controlled strokes. Nylon, horse hair, and camel hair are not typically used in the production of camel's hair brushes.

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  • 6. 

    • After which animal are The Canary Islands in the Atlantic named?

    • A.

      Cats

    • B.

      Birds

    • C.

      Dogs

    • D.

      Horses

    Correct Answer
    C. Dogs
    Explanation
    The Canary Islands were named after the Latin word for dog, "canis," which is also the root of the English word "canine." The Latin word "canis" refers to the large packs of feral dogs that were found on the islands when they were discovered by the Romans. The islands were named after the dogs due to the animals' prevalence and their prominence in the local culture at the time.

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  • 7. 

    King George VI's first name was...

    • A.

      Albert

    • B.

      George

    • C.

      Henry

    • D.

      William

    Correct Answer
    A. Albert
    Explanation
    King George VI's first name was Albert. He was born Albert Frederick Arthur George on December 14, 1895. However, when he ascended to the throne in 1936 following the abdication of his brother, King Edward VIII, he chose to reign under the regnal name King George VI to maintain continuity with his father, King George V. So, while his birth name was Albert, he is commonly known as King George VI.

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  • 8. 

    What color is a purple finch?  

    • A.

      Gold

    • B.

      Crimson

    • C.

      Purple

    • D.

      Blue

    Correct Answer
    B. Crimson
    Explanation
    The correct answer is crimson because a purple finch is not actually purple, but rather a reddish color that is often described as crimson. This coloration is more prominent in the male birds, while the females have a more muted coloration. The name "purple finch" is somewhat misleading, as it does not accurately describe the bird's true color.

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  • 9. 

    Where are Chinese gooseberries from?

    • A.

      China

    • B.

      Japan

    • C.

      Australia

    • D.

      New Zealand

    Correct Answer
    D. New Zealand
    Explanation
    Chinese gooseberries are originally from China. However, they were brought to New Zealand in the early 20th century and were cultivated there. In New Zealand, they were renamed "kiwifruit" or simply "kiwi" due to their similarity in appearance to the kiwi bird, which is native to New Zealand. So, while they originated from China, they became associated with New Zealand after cultivation and renaming.

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  • 10. 

    How long did the Thirty Years War last?

    • A.

      25 Years

    • B.

      30 Years

    • C.

      35 Years

    • D.

      40 Years

    Correct Answer
    B. 30 Years
    Explanation
    The Thirty Years' War lasted for 30 years, from 1618 to 1648. It was primarily fought in Central Europe and was one of the most destructive conflicts in European history. The war started as a religious conflict between Protestants and Catholics in the Holy Roman Empire but eventually evolved into a broader power struggle involving various European states and dynasties. The Peace of Westphalia, signed in 1648, ended the war and established the principle of state sovereignty, marking a significant turning point in European politics and diplomacy.

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  • 11. 

    I am an aquatic animal. You can hear my heartbeat from 2 miles away.

    • A.

      Fish

    • B.

      Whale

    • C.

      Frog

    • D.

      Octopus

    Correct Answer
    B. Whale
    Explanation
    Whales are known to be aquatic animals and have a very strong and powerful heartbeat. Due to their large size, their heartbeat can be heard from a considerable distance of 2 miles away. This is because whales have a massive heart that pumps blood throughout their huge bodies, and the sound of their heartbeat can travel through the water for long distances.

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  • 12. 

    Who was the first emperor of Rome?

    • A.

      Napoleon

    • B.

      Alexander

    • C.

      Augustes

    • D.

      Hadrian

    Correct Answer
    C. Augustes
    Explanation
    Augustus was the first emperor of Rome. He ruled from 27 BC until his death in AD 14. He was originally named Octavian and was the adopted son of Julius Caesar. After the assassination of Julius Caesar, Augustus emerged as the sole ruler of Rome and transformed the Roman Republic into the Roman Empire. He brought stability and prosperity to Rome, implemented various reforms, and established a long-lasting dynasty known as the Julio-Claudian dynasty. Augustus' reign marked the beginning of the Pax Romana, a period of relative peace and stability throughout the empire.

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  • 13. 

    When did the Mexican Revolution start?

    • A.

      November 20, 1910

    • B.

      December 20, 1910

    • C.

      April 24, 1873

    • D.

      June 11, 1902

    Correct Answer
    A. November 20, 1910
    Explanation
    The Mexican Revolution started on November 20, 1910. This was a significant event in Mexican history that lasted for over a decade and resulted in major political, social, and economic changes in the country. The revolution was led by various factions and was primarily a response to the long-standing dictatorship of Porfirio Diaz and the unequal distribution of land and wealth in Mexico. The start date of November 20, 1910, marks the beginning of the armed uprising against the Diaz regime, making it the correct answer.

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  • 14. 

    In ancient Roman times, how many days were there in a week?

    • A.

      8

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      4

    • D.

      10

    Correct Answer
    A. 8
    Explanation
    In ancient Roman times, there were 8 days in a week. This is because the Romans used an 8-day week, known as the nundinal cycle. The nundinal cycle consisted of 8 days, with the 8th day being a market day called "nundinae." This system was used by the Romans until the Julian calendar was introduced, which established the 7-day week that is still used today.

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  • 15. 

    In which year did the French Revolution start?

    • A.

      1789

    • B.

      1874

    • C.

      1900

    • D.

      1836

    Correct Answer
    A. 1789
    Explanation
    The French Revolution started in 1789. This was a period of radical social and political change in France, characterized by the overthrow of the monarchy, the rise of the Republic, and the Reign of Terror. The revolution had a profound impact on French society and led to significant changes in the political and social structure of the country.

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  • 16. 

    In which year was Google launched?

    • A.

      1990

    • B.

      1998

    • C.

      2000

    • D.

      2020

    Correct Answer
    B. 1998
    Explanation
    Google was launched in 1998. This is the correct answer because it aligns with the historical timeline of Google's founding. Larry Page and Sergey Brin, the co-founders of Google, started working on the search engine project in 1996 while they were Ph.D. students at Stanford University. They officially registered the domain google.com on September 15, 1997, and the company was incorporated on September 4, 1998. Therefore, 1998 is the correct year for Google's launch.

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  • 17. 

    What is the name of the Chinese ruler who built the Great Wall of China?

    • A.

      Deng Xiaoping

    • B.

      Qin Shi Huang

    • C.

      Mao Zedong

    • D.

      Qin Shi Huang

    Correct Answer
    D. Qin Shi Huang
    Explanation
    Qin Shi Huang is the correct answer because he was the Chinese ruler who ordered the construction of the Great Wall of China. He was the first emperor of the Qin dynasty and believed that the wall would protect his empire from invasions and unify the different sections of the existing walls. Qin Shi Huang is also known for his unification of China and the establishment of a centralized government.

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  • 18. 

    Who was the first U.S. president to appear on television?

    • A.

      F D Roosevelt

    • B.

      James Madison

    • C.

      Andrew Jackson

    • D.

      George Wasington

    Correct Answer
    A. F D Roosevelt
    Explanation
    F D Roosevelt was the first U.S. president to appear on television because he was in office during the time when television became a popular medium. He used television as a way to communicate with the American public during his presidency, particularly during his famous "fireside chats" where he would address the nation on various issues. This marked a significant shift in how presidents could connect with the public, and F D Roosevelt paved the way for future presidents to utilize television as a means of communication.

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  • 19. 

    What is the middle name of Walt Disney?

    • A.

      Elton

    • B.

      Kay

    • C.

      Elias

    • D.

      May

    Correct Answer
    C. Elias
    Explanation
    Walt Disney's middle name was Elias. He was born Walter Elias Disney on December 5, 1901, in Chicago, Illinois, United States. "Elias" was also the first name of his father, Elias Disney. Walt Disney is best known as a pioneer in the American animation industry and the founder of The Walt Disney Company, which is one of the world's largest and most well-known entertainment conglomerates.

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  • 20. 

    Cleopatra was a part of what dynasty?

    • A.

      Ptolemaic dynasty

    • B.

      Julio

    • C.

      Gordian dynasty

    • D.

      Caran dynasty

    Correct Answer
    A. Ptolemaic dynasty
    Explanation
    Cleopatra was a part of the Ptolemaic dynasty. This dynasty was a Hellenistic dynasty that ruled Egypt from 305 BC to 30 BC. Cleopatra, who was the last active ruler of the dynasty, is one of the most well-known figures from this period. The Ptolemaic dynasty was founded by Ptolemy I Soter, a general of Alexander the Great, and it was known for its close ties to Greek culture and its efforts to maintain control over Egypt.

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  • 21. 

    Hitler commit suicide in which year?

    • A.

      1944

    • B.

      1945

    • C.

      1946

    • D.

      1947

    Correct Answer
    B. 1945
    Explanation
    Hitler committed suicide in 1945. This is a well-known historical fact. In the final days of World War II, as Allied forces closed in on Berlin, Hitler and his wife Eva Braun took their own lives in the Führerbunker on April 30, 1945. This marked the end of Hitler's reign and the fall of Nazi Germany.

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  • 22. 

    What does the word Barbarian mean?

    • A.

      Uncivilized

    • B.

      Revolutionary

    • C.

      Rival

    • D.

      Dynasty

    Correct Answer
    A. Uncivilized
    Explanation
    The word "barbarian" refers to someone or something that is considered uncivilized. It is often used to describe a person or group of people who do not conform to the norms and customs of a particular society. The term can also be used to describe something that is crude or lacking refinement. In this context, "uncivilized" is the best fit for the meaning of the word "barbarian".

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  • 23. 

    During the Cuban missile crisis, who was the president of the US?

    • A.

      George. W. Bush

    • B.

      John F. Kennedy

    • C.

      Donald Trump

    • D.

      Thomas Jefferson

    Correct Answer
    B. John F. Kennedy
    Explanation
    During the Cuban missile crisis, John F. Kennedy was the president of the US. This event took place in 1962 when the US discovered that the Soviet Union was installing nuclear missiles in Cuba. Kennedy's leadership during this crisis was crucial, as he implemented a naval blockade around Cuba and successfully negotiated with the Soviet Union to remove the missiles. His handling of the situation is considered a significant moment in the Cold War and demonstrated his ability to navigate tense international relations.

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  • 24. 

    Which was the first country to use Copper?

    • A.

      China

    • B.

      Jordan

    • C.

      Sweden

    • D.

      Egypt

    Correct Answer
    D. Egypt
    Explanation
    Egypt is believed to be the first country to use copper because archaeological evidence suggests that copper was first used in Egypt around 5500 BCE. Copper tools and artifacts have been found in ancient Egyptian tombs, indicating that the Egyptians were skilled in working with copper. Additionally, copper mines have been discovered in Egypt, further supporting the idea that they were the first to use this metal.

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  • 25. 

    “I came, I saw, I conquered”- Who said these popular words?

    • A.

      Julius Caesar

    • B.

      Justinian

    • C.

      Constantine

    • D.

      Tiberius

    Correct Answer
    A. Julius Caesar
    Explanation
    Julius Caesar is the correct answer because he is famously known for saying the words "I came, I saw, I conquered." This phrase, in Latin "Veni, vidi, vici," is attributed to Caesar and represents his swift and decisive military victories. It has become a popular expression to describe someone who achieves success quickly and effortlessly.

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