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Yohannes IV Quiz

Yohannes IV

Yohannes IV (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Yohannes IV Quiz Questions

1. When was Yohannes IV emperor of Ethiopia?
a) 1815-1830
b) 1855-1868
c) 1848-1856
d) 1872-1889

2. When was Yohannes IV’s original name?
a) Ras Tafari
b) Idris Pasha
c) Kassa Mercha
d) Farokh Hassan

3. Who was Yohannes IV’s mail rival to the throne of Ethiopia?
a) Sahle Miriam
b) Haile Malakot
c) Haile Selassie
d) Bezebeh

4. When did Yohannes IV declare war on Egypt?
a) 14 January 1869
b) 12 May 1855
c) 19 July 1868
d) 23 October 1875

5. Where did Yohannes IV defeat Egypt in March 1876?
a) Alexandria
b) Gura
c) Cairo
d) Luxor

6. Which treaty was concluded between Ethiopia, Egypt and UK?
a) Treaty of Paris
b) Treaty of Adwa
c) Treaty of Mombasa
d) Treaty of Tripoli

7. Who occupied Mitsiwa in 1885?
a) France
b) Germany
c) Italy
d) Austria

8. Which city did the Mahdists burn in 1888?
a) Asmara
b) Gondar
c) Weidya
d) Asela

9. When did Yohannes IV die?
a) 10 March 1889
b) 11 June 1830
c) 14 August 1868
d) 7 November 1867

10. Where did Yohannes IV die?
a) Khartoum
b) Aswan
c) Metema
d) Harer

Yohannes IV Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When was Yohannes IV emperor of Ethiopia?
d) 1872-1889

2. When was Yohannes IV’s original name?
c) Kassa Mercha

3. Who was Yohannes IV’s mail rival to the throne of Ethiopia?
a) Sahle Miriam

4. When did Yohannes IV declare war on Egypt?
d) 23 October 1875

5. Where did Yohannes IV defeat Egypt in March 1876?
b) Gura

6. Which treaty was concluded between Ethiopia, Egypt and UK?
b) Treaty of Adwa

7. Who occupied Mitsiwa in 1885?
c) Italy

8. Which city did the Mahdists burn in 1888?
b) Gondar

9. When did Yohannes IV die?
a) 10 March 1889

10. Where did Yohannes IV die?
c) Metema

Originally posted 2016-10-01 08:32:05.

Ethiopia Quiz

Ethiopia Quiz Questions

1. How was Ethiopia formerly known?
a) Abyssinia
b) Mesopotamia
c) Persia
d) Bactria

2. Which country is to the south of Ethiopia?
a) Egypt
b) Kenya
c) Jordan
d) Lebanon

3. Which is the capital of Ethiopia?
a) Addis Ababa
b) Jima
c) Dese
d) Gonder

4. Which is the currency of Ethiopia?
a) Dinar
b) Kwanza
c) Birr
d) Pula

5. Which is the highest point in Ethiopia?
a) Mount Tahan
b) Mount Etna
c) Mount Apo
d) Mount Ras Dejen

6. Who was the emperor of Ethiopia in 1930-1974?
a) Yohannes IV
b) Haile Selassie
c) Menilek II
d) Lalibela

7. Which country invaded Ethiopia in 1935?
a) England
b) France
c) Italy
d) Belgium

8. Which country separated from Ethiopia in 1993?
a) Eritrea
b) Slovenia
c) Macedonia
d) Namibia

9. Who was Ethiopia’s prime minister in 2008?
a) Mengistu Haile Mariam
b) Tamirat Laynie
c) Meles Zenawi
d) Asrat Woldeyes

10. How are Ethiopian Jews known?
a) Sephardi
b) Falasha
c) Ashkenazi
d) Baghdadi

Ethiopia Quiz Questions with Answers

1. How was Ethiopia formerly known?
a) Abyssinia

2. Which country is to the south of Ethiopia?
b) Kenya

3. Which is the capital of Ethiopia?
a) Addis Ababa

4. Which is the currency of Ethiopia?
c) Birr

5. Which is the highest point in Ethiopia?
d) Mount Ras Dejen

6. Who was the emperor of Ethiopia in 1930-1974?
b) Haile Selassie

7. Which country invaded Ethiopia in 1935?
c) Italy

8. Which country separated from Ethiopia in 1993?
a) Eritrea

9. Who was Ethiopia’s prime minister in 2008?
c) Meles Zenawi

10. How are Ethiopian Jews known?
b) Falasha

Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:38:29.