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Francisco Pizarro Quiz

Francisco Pizarro

Francisco Pizarro (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Francisco Pizarro Quiz Questions

1. Where was Francisco Pizarro born?
a) Trujillo
b) Barcelona
c) Madrid
d) Casablanca

2. When did Francisco Pizarro first set sail from Spain?
a) 12 August 1492
b) 17 June 1536
c) 22 January 1538
d) 10 November 1509

3. Whom did Francisco Pizarro accompany in the discovery of the Pacific?
a) Christopher Columbus
b) Ferdinand Magellan
c) Vasco Nunez de Balboa
d) Vasco da Gama

4. What was Hernando de Luque, a partner of Francisco Pizarro?
a) Doctor
b) Merchant
c) Priest
d) Cobbler

5. Of which province was Francisco Pizarro made governor and captain general on 26 July 1529?
a) Catalonia
b) Galicia
c) Basques
d) New Castile

6. When did Francisco Pizarro capture Atahualpa?
a) 15 March 1526
b) 26 April 1548
c) 2 July 1524
d) 16 November 1532

7. Which empire was destroyed by Francisco Pizarro?
a) Mayan
b) Incan
c) Mughal
d) Roman

8. What did Francisco Pizarro call the city he founded on 18 January 1535?
a) City of Joy
b) City of the Kings
c) City of Misery
d) City of Hope

9. When did Francisco Pizarro die?
a) 4 January 1548
b) 26 June 1541
c) 6 August 1545
d) 9 December 1563

10. Where did Francisco Pizarro die?
a) Lima
b) San Sebastian
c) Los Alamos
d) San Domingo

Francisco Pizarro Quiz Questions with Answers

Francisco Pizarro statue

Francisco Pizarro statue (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. Where was Francisco Pizarro born?
a) Trujillo

2. When did Francisco Pizarro first set sail from Spain?
d) 10 November 1509

3. Whom did Francisco Pizarro accompany in the discovery of the Pacific?
c) Vasco Nunez de Balboa

4. What was Hernando de Luque, a partner of Francisco Pizarro?
c) Priest

5. Of which province was Francisco Pizarro made governor and captain general on 26 July 1529?
d) New Castile

6. When did Francisco Pizarro capture Atahualpa?
d) 16 November 1532

7. Which empire was destroyed by Francisco Pizarro?
b) Incan

8. What did Francisco Pizarro call the city he founded on 18 January 1535?
b) City of the Kings

9. When did Francisco Pizarro die?
b) 26 June 1541

10. Where did Francisco Pizarro die?
a) Lima

Originally posted 2017-02-24 22:31:32.

Panama Quiz

Panama Quiz Questions

1. When did Panama declare independence from Colombia?
a) 17 January 1955
b) 29 June 1971
c) 4 July 1776
d) 3 November 1903

2. Which country is to the west of Panama?
a) Ecuador
b) Costa Rica
c) Peru
d) Venezuela

3. Which sea is to the north of Panama?
a) Caribbean
b) Baltic
c) Irish
d) Red

4. Who founded Nombre de Dios?
a) Alanso de Ojeda
b) Juan de la Cosa
c) Diego de Nicuesa
d) Rodrigo de Bastidas

5. Who ordered the execution of Vasco Nunez de Balboa?
a) Pedro Arias de Avila
b) Hernando Cortez
c) Francisco Pizarro
d) Amerigo Vespucci

6. Who razed Portobelo in 1739?
a) Francis Drake
b) Edward Vernon
c) Henry Morgan
d) Horatio Nelson

7. When was Panama Canal opened?
a) 1 March 1996
b) 20 May 2002
c) 15 August 1914
d) 16 December 2005

8. Who designed Panama’s flag?
a) Atlantic
b) Manuel Amador
c) Indian
d) Antarctic

9. Which is the currency of Panama?
a) Balboa
b) Lats
c) CFA Franc
d) Rouble

10. Which is the official language of Panama?
a) Dutch
b) Spanish
c) Welsh
d) Frisian

Panama Quiz Questions and Answers

1. When did Panama declare independence from Colombia?
d) 3 November 1903

2. Which country is to the west of Panama?
b) Costa Rica

3. Which sea is to the north of Panama?
a) Caribbean

4. Who founded Nombre de Dios?
c) Diego de Nicuesa

5. Who ordered the execution of Vasco Nunez de Balboa?
a) Pedro Arias de Avila

6. Who razed Portobelo in 1739?
b) Edward Vernon

7. When was Panama Canal opened?
c) 15 August 1914

8. Who designed Panama’s flag?
b) Manuel Amador

9. Which is the currency of Panama?
a) Balboa

10. Which is the official language of Panama?
b) Spanish

Originally posted 2016-06-14 00:02:53.