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World Histography Quiz 6

Mixed history and geography from around the world 12 Questions.

 
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In November 1903, Panama declared it's independence from which country?

  • USA
  • Venezuela
  • Colombia
  • Spain

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Which country owned the island of Rhodes between 1911 and 1947?

  • Italy
  • France
  • Turkey
  • Spain

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A crop of which fruit dropped from the sky on to a Louisiana building site in 1961?

  • Bananas
  • Blueberries
  • Peaches
  • Pineapples

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In which country was the first passenger rail service on mainland Europe opened in 1835?

  • Germany
  • Belgium
  • Austria
  • The Netherlands

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In 1985 which European country became the first to make catalytic converters compulsory on private cars?

  • Germany
  • Norway
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland

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In which American city was the world's first telephone exchange established in 1878?

  • Boston
  • Philadelphia
  • New York
  • Chicago

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In which country was the first illustrated book for children published in 1658?

  • Japan
  • France
  • Turkey
  • Germany

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In the Middle Ages where was the capital of the Popes in France?

  • Reims
  • Avignon
  • Orleans
  • Nancy

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Which country did Taufa'ahau Tupou IV become King of in 1965?

  • Western Samoa
  • Nepal
  • Tonga
  • Burundi

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In which country was the Women's Institute established in 1897?

  • Canada
  • England
  • Australia
  • USA

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"Tulip bulbs were a form of currency in the 17th century in the Netherlands" is this statement true or false?

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  • True
  • False
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In which Russian city did the first 'Bloody Sunday' occur on 22nd January 1905?

  • Moscow
  • Archangel
  • St Petersburg
  • Volvograd

 

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