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The 1930 FIFA World Cup Quiz

Looking back at the very first World Cup competition hosted in Uruguay, test your mind to see if you know these factoids about this competition! 8 Questions.

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Question 1 Photo

The first ever FIFA World Cup was hosted in South America, by which country on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean?

  • Uruguay
  • Argentina
  • Brazil
  • Colombia

Question 2 Photo

What was the main reason why Uruguay hosted the FIFA World Cup in 1930?

  • Uruguay was a key country in the League Of Nations
  • Uruguay is situated far away from Europe
  • Uruguay were the reigning Olympic champions
  • Uruguay had thought of the idea of football

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What is so special about the FIFA World Cup in 1930, when compared to the World Cups after the first one?

  • It was won by a South American country and player
  • It was the only one without France and Mexico
  • It was the only one without qualification
  • It was the only one to be hosted in South America

Question 4 Photo

What country in this list did not participate in the FIFA World Cup in 1930?

  • Netherlands
  • United States Of America
  • Yugoslavia
  • Romania

Question 5 Photo

During the FIFA 1930 World Cup in Uruguay, the country also celebrated what?

  • The end to tensions between France and Uruguay
  • One hundred years of independence
  • The first woman leader of the country
  • Invention of the rounders bat

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Which country came in second place in the FIFA 1930 World Cup, the top scorer of the event was Guillermo Stabile who scored a total of eight goals throughout the whole tournament?

  • Argentina
  • Yugoslavia
  • United States Of America
  • Uruguay

Question 7 Photo

The first goal to be scored in the FIFA World Cup history was scored by which French player?

  • Lucien Laurent
  • Marcel Langiller
  • Andre Maschinot
  • Lilian Thuram

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What country was the winner of the FIFA 1930 World Cup?

  • Uruguay
  • Argentina
  • United States Of America
  • Yugoslavia