History Quiz

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Quiz Updated Jan 13, 2017

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Which soft drink's production was halted in Venezuela due to a shortage of sugar? Coca-Cola
82.3%
Which singer died shortly after the release of his Blackstar album?David Bowie
78.9%
Which Chinese animal was removed from the endangered species list?Giant Panda
77.4%
In the UK, 51.9% of voters voted in favor of leaving which politico-economic organization?European Union
76.2%
Which Leonardo DiCaprio movie received 12 Oscar nominations?The Revenant
75.7%
Which former First Lady died at the age of 94?Nancy Reagan
75%
Donald Trump introduced which Indiana governor as his vice presidential running mate?Mike Pence
74.6%
Which team won baseball's World Series for the first time in over one hundred years?Chicago Cubs
69.9%
Which politician was taken ill at the memorial for 9/11?Hillary Clinton
69.8%
Which singer/songwriter was named as the Nobel literature prize winner?Bob Dylan
60.1%
Which US Secretary of State made a diplomatic visit to Hiroshima?John Kerry
56.1%
Recep Erdogan survived a failed coup in which country?Turkey
53.9%
Clue Answer % Correct
Which Olympian faked being robbed in Rio?Ryan Lochte
53.8%
Boko Haram released 21 kidnapped girls in which country?Nigeria
53.6%
Which president ordered his country's military to withdraw most of its forces from Syria?Vladimir Putin
52.9%
Which US astronaut died at the age of 95?John Glenn
52.6%
Which fast food company is to move its international headquarters from Luxembourg to Britain?McDonald's
48.1%
Max Verstappen won his first Formula 1 race. What nationality is he?Belgian-Dutch
44.7%
Which tennis player became world number one for the first time at age 29?Andy Murray
42.4%
Which country's legislators voted to begin the impeachment of Dilma Rousseff?Brazil
41%
Which Facebook-owned app announced 1 billion users worldwide?WhatsApp
27.9%
The world's first vaccine against leprosy was developed in which country?India
21.3%
Which video game removed all gender restrictions from its character creation screen?The Sims 4
19.6%
Hilda Heine became president of which Oceanic country?Marshall Islands
15.7%

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