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History Quiz # 12

If you want to understand today, you have to search yesterday. ~Pearl Buck 8 Questions.

 
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In September 2006 the government of Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra was overthrown in which Asian country?

  • Thailand
  • Laos
  • Myanmar
  • China

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Which modern day country was known as the Khmer Republic between 1970 and 1975?

  • Bangladesh
  • Laos
  • Cambodia
  • Myanmar

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English highwayman Dick Turpin was executed in 1739 in which city?

  • Middlesborough
  • Lancaster
  • Leicester
  • York

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In April 1963, Lester Bowles Pearson became Prime Minister of which country?

  • Canada
  • France
  • Netherlands
  • Belize

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The Boxer Rebellion took place during 1900 in which country?

  • China
  • Ireland
  • Malta
  • Russia

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VE (Victory in Europe) Day was celebrated in 1945 during which month of the year?

  • May
  • June
  • April
  • November

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A sallet, part of Medieval armour, was worn on which part of the body?

  • Mouth
  • Elbow
  • Head
  • Toe

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Which bank had the first ATM machine in Britain?

  • Barclays
  • HSBC
  • Halifax
  • Lloyds

 

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