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World History Quiz 2

Mixed history from around the world 12 Questions.

 
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In which European city was Interpol founded in 1923?

  • Brussels
  • Geneva
  • Paris
  • Vienna

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In what decade did Native Americans become American citizens?

  • 1880's
  • 1900's
  • 1920's
  • 1940's

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Before founding the Salvation Army in 1865, what form of Christianity did William Booth follow?

  • Baptism
  • Catholicism
  • Methodism
  • Presbeterianism

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What was the name of the first teddy bear in space?

  • Boris
  • Mishka
  • Nikita
  • Vladimir

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Which Queen of Sweden was only six years old when she came to the throne?

  • Christina
  • Margrethe
  • Wilhelmina
  • Juliana

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In which century were buttons first worn on clothes?

  • 14th
  • 15th
  • 16th
  • 17th

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If you were a 'lanista' in Ancient Rome, what would you be expected to do?

  • Build a road
  • Collect taxes
  • Guard the Emporer
  • Train gladiators

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Who invented the mercury barometer in 1643?

  • Hans Lippershey
  • William Oughtred
  • Blaise Pascal
  • Evangelista Torricelli

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Which two countries fought the 'Pastry War' of 1838?

  • Mexico and France
  • Spain and France
  • USA and Spain
  • Mexico and USA

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Which American actress was the first to appear on a postage stamp?

  • Lauren Bacall
  • Bette Davis
  • Grace Kelly
  • Marilyn Monroe

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In Ancient Egypt, what was 'Amenti''?

  • Mass suicide
  • Sacred beetle
  • Sacrificial feast
  • Underworld

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Where in Australia was the outlaw Ned Kelly hanged in 1880?

  • Adelaide
  • Melbourne
  • Perth
  • Sydney

 

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