Spain Quiz

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Spain Quiz Questions

1) How many martyrs who died during Spanish Civil War were beatified on 28 October 2007?
a) 202
b) 197
c) 498
d) 306

2) Who became the King of Spain in 1975?
a) Juan Carlos
b) Philip II
c) Ferdinand IV
d) Louis XVIII

3) When did Spain win Davis Cup for the first time?
a) 1998
b) 1999
c) 2000
d) 2002

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Flag of the Popular Front of Spain. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

4) Which of the following is not a co-official language in Spain?
a) Basque
b) Catalan
c) Frisian
d) Galician

5) Which of the following countries was not a colony of Spain?
a) Mexico
b) Peru
c) Canada
d) Bolivia

6) Which British colony is claimed by Spain?
a) Bermuda
b) Sandwich Islands
c) Gibraltar
d) Bahamas

7) Mainland Spain is part of which peninsula?
a) Balkan
b) Iberian
c) Scandinavian
d) Italian

8) Where was Olympics 1992 (Summer) held?
a) Barcelona
b) Athens
c) Madrid
d) Valencia

9) Which organization wants independence for Basque region?
a) EU
b) ETA
c) NATO
d) OPEC

10) Who left Spain for India and reached America?
a) Christopher Columbus
b) John Cabral
c) Amerigo Vespucci
d) Francis Drake

Spain Quiz Questions with Answers

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Monument to Christopher Columbus, Barcelona, Spain (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1) How many martyrs who died during Spanish Civil War were beatified on 28 October 2007?
c) 498

2) Who became the King of Spain in 1975?
a) Juan Carlos

3) When did Spain win Davis Cup for the first time?
c) 2000

4) Which of the following is not a co-official language in Spain?
c) Frisian

5) Which of the following countries was not a colony of Spain?
c) Canada

6) Which British colony is claimed by Spain?
c) Gibraltar

7) Mainland Spain is part of which peninsula?
b) Iberian

8) Where was Olympics 1992 (Summer) held?
a) Barcelona

9) Which organization wants independence for Basque region?
b) ETA

10) Who left Spain for India and reached America?
a) Christopher Columbus

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Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:34:20.

Hernando Cortes Quiz

Hernando Cortes was a Spanish explorer who conquered the Aztec empire and brought large part of Mexico under the King of Castile, in the early 16th century.

Hernando Cortes Quiz Questions

1. Where was Hernando Cortes born?
a) Medellin, Colombia
b) La Paz
c) Medellin, Spain
d) Tripoli

2. Which university did Hernando Cortes attend?
a) University of Salamanca
b) University of Barcelona
c) University of Madrid
d) University of Florence

3. Which city was founded by Hernando Cortes?
a) Santa Cruz
b) Vera Cruz
c) Santiago
d) Brasilia

4. Who was the guide and interpreter of Hernando Cortes in Mexico?
a) Genevieve
b) Malinche
c) Catherine
d) Ovita

5. What did Hernando Cortes do to prevent his soldiers from retreating?
a) Promised them gold
b) Promised them glory
c) Gave them land
d) Burned his ships

6. Of which province was Hernando Cortes made governor and captain general in 1523?
a) New England
b) New Caledonia
c) New France
d) New Spain

7. Which empire was conquered by Hernando Cortes?
a) Aztec
b) Greek
c) Hittite
d) Egyptian

8. Which peninsula did Hernando Cortes discover?
a) Iberia
b) Baja California
c) Scandinavia
d) Balkan

9. When did Hernando Cortes die?
a) 6 March 1569
b) 5 May 1571
c) 22 August 1553
d) 2 December 1547

10. Where did Hernando Cortes die?
a) Algiers
b) Cancun
c) Rabat
d) Castilleja de la Cuesta

Hernando Cortes Quiz Questions with Answers

1. Where was Hernando Cortes born?
c) Medellin, Spain

2. Which university did Hernando Cortes attend?
a) University of Salamanca

3. Which city was founded by Hernando Cortes?
b) Vera Cruz

4. Who was the guide and interpreter of Hernando Cortes in Mexico?
b) Malinche

5. What did Hernando Cortes do to prevent his soldiers from retreating?
d) Burned his ships

6. Of which province was Hernando Cortes made governor and captain general in 1523?
d) New Spain

7. Which empire was conquered by Hernando Cortes?
a) Aztec

8. Which peninsula did Hernando Cortes discover?
b) Baja California

9. When did Hernando Cortes die?
d) 2 December 1547

10. Where did Hernando Cortes die?
d) Castilleja de la Cuesta

Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:34:19.

Zimbabwe Quiz

Zimbabwe Quiz Questions

1) How was Zimbabwe known in 1965-1979?
a) Basutoland
b) Bechuanaland
c) Nagaland
d) Rhodesia

2) How was Zimbabwe known when it was part of Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland?
a) Nyasaland
b) Northern Rhodesia
c) Southern Rhodesia
d) Transvaal

3) When did Ian Smith make Universal Declaration of Independence?
a) 1898
b) 1904
c) 1948
d) 1965

4) Which party won the elections in 1980?
a) Conservative Party
b) Labour Party
c) Zimbabwe African National Union
d) Zimbabwe African People’s Union

5) How was Harare known?
a) East London
b) Pretoria
c) Salisbury
d) Cape Cod

6) Which language has the largest number of speakers in Zimbabwe?
a) Afrikaans
b) English
c) Ndebele
d) Shona

7) Which of the following Falls is in Zimbabwe?
a) Jog Falls
b) Niagara Falls
c) Victoria Falls
d) Beacon Falls

8) Against which country did Zimbabwe play its first cricket Test?
a) England
b) S. Africa
c) West Indies
d) India

9) Who was the captain of Zimbabwe cricket team during 1987 World Cup?
a) Andy Flower
b) Grant Flower
c) John Traicos
d) David Houghton

10) Which is the highest mountain of Zimbabwe?
a) Guruguru
b) Chimanimani
c) Nyangani
d) Atlas

Zimbabwe Quiz Questions with Answers

1) How was Zimbabwe known in 1965-1979?
d) Rhodesia

2) How was Zimbabwe known when it was part of Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland?
c) Southern Rhodesia

3) When did Ian Smith make Universal Declaration of Independence?
d) 1965

4) Which party won the elections in 1980?
c) Zimbabwe African National Union

5) How was Harare known?
c) Salisbury

6) Which language has the largest number of speakers in Zimbabwe?
d) Shona

7) Which of the following Falls is in Zimbabwe?
c) Victoria Falls

8) Against which country did Zimbabwe play its first cricket Test?
d) India

9) Who was the captain of Zimbabwe cricket team during 1987 World Cup?
c) John Traicos

10) Which is the highest mountain of Zimbabwe?
c) Nyangani

Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:34:18.