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The Worst Man Made Disasters Quiz

From Chernobyl to submarines check what you know! 8 Questions.

 
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Chernobyl Nuclear Power Station in Ukraine : In the year 1986 a ''what'' explosion released one hundred times the radiation of bombs in Nagasaki and Hiroshima , 270,000 contracted cancer?

  • Reactor
  • Lake
  • Game
  • Filter

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Love Canal Chemical Waste in United States Of America : in 1978 21,000 tons of toxic waste was discovered , but when was it actually thrown in?

  • 1920's and the 1930's
  • 1940's and the 1950's
  • 1960's and the 1970's
  • 1910's and the 1940's

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Seveso Chemical Plant in Italy : in 1976 a safety valve in a chemical plant ruptured , releasing a toxic vapour cloud , all the ''what'' , livestock and soil had to be removed?

  • Furniture
  • Machines
  • Houses
  • Food

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Big Smog , London in United Kingdom : in 1952 there was a four day pollution cloud over London , in which how many people lost their lives?

  • 4,000
  • 8,000
  • 12,000
  • 88,888

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The Dust Bowl in United States Of America : in the 1930's a mass agricultural expansion and decade of droughts led to what?

  • Floods
  • Dust Stroms
  • Earthquakes
  • Huge Lightning

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Deepwater Horizon Spill in Gulf Of Mexico : in 2010 the ''what'' oil spill lasted 87 days , with 4,9 million barrels of oil released into the Atlantic Ocean?

  • British Petroleum
  • Edison
  • Statoil
  • Shell

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Bhopal Disaster in India : 500,000 people were exposed to Methyl Icosyanate Gas , which is a highly toxic ''what'' , with over 30,000 deaths?

  • Herbicide
  • Pesticide
  • Atom Bomb
  • Nuclear Plant

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Huang He Flood in China : in 1938 Chinese Nationalists destroyed dikes to stop ''what'' forces which were at war with Sino , as a result 700,000 people have died there?

  • Japanese
  • French
  • Vietnamese
  • Russian

 

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