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History Quiz # 25

''Be the change that you wish to see in the world.'' By Mahatma Gandhi 8 Questions.

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

  • Canada
  • Jamaica
  • Australia
  • Kenya

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In which year was former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher born?

  • 1922
  • 1925
  • 1937
  • 1998

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Lindum Colonia was the Roman name for which English city?

  • Leeds
  • Leicester
  • London
  • Lincoln

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During which month of 1971 did Britain change its currency to decimal?

  • February
  • April
  • June
  • November

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In February 1938, what was the first commercial product to be made with nylon yarn?

  • Mirror
  • Soap
  • Toothbrush
  • Towel

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The city of New York was named after the brother of which English monarch?

  • King Charles II
  • King James II
  • Oliver Cromwell
  • Richard Cromwell

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In which year was the maximum speed limit of 70 mph introduced in the UK?

  • 1954
  • 1957
  • 1965
  • 1998

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Known as ''The Liberator of South America'', political leader Simon Bolivar became President of which country in 1813?

  • Venezuela
  • Colombia
  • Brazil
  • Paraguay

 

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