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The History Quiz

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Who was the first Polish Pope in history?

  • Pope John Paul II
  • Pope Pius XI
  • Pope Benedict II
  • Pope Francis

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Which birds traditionally inhabit the Tower of London?

  • Eagle
  • Raven
  • Pigeons
  • Seagulls

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The official birthday of British monarch Queen Elizabeth II falls during which month in the UK?

  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June

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In 1953, Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay became the first men to reach the summit of which mountain?

  • Everest
  • Mount Blanc
  • Rysy
  • Snowdon

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The former African nation of Nyasaland is now known by what name?

  • Namibia
  • Malawi
  • Rwanda
  • Somalia

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In which year was the Henry Wood Promenade Concerts, otherwise known as The Proms, founded?

  • 1895
  • 1898
  • 1987
  • 1998

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In 1921, Agnes Macphail was the first woman in which country to be elected to the House of Commons?

  • England
  • Canada
  • France
  • Russia

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Ancient Greek statesman Demosthenes used to practice his speaking, to cure his speech impediment, by placing what in his mouth?

  • Pebbles
  • Worms
  • Snakes
  • Leaves

 

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