'A' in History II Quiz Stats

Quiz Updated Apr 6, 2016

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Question Answer % Correct
Who, on 21 July 1969, became the first person to walk on the moon?Neil Armstrong
88.3%
Who was the first vice president, and second president, of the United States?John Adams
84.5%
By what name is the racial segregation enforced in South Africa from 1948-1994 known?Apartheid
84.1%
Which Greek philosopher founded the Peripatetic school in the Lyceum c. 334 BC?Aristotle
76%
Which country was invaded by the USSR on 24 December 1979?Afghanistan
74%
Which Greek leader invaded India in 326 BC, but was forced to turn back by his troops?Alexander the Great
70.9%
Which Australian city was named after the queen consort of William IV of the United Kingdom?Adelaide
51.8%
Which Ottoman military officer became the first President of Turkey in 1923?Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
48.9%
Which Semitic language was the lingua franca in the Middle East c. 900 BC - 70 AD?Aramaic
46.3%
Which palace complex in Granada, Spain, is an epitome of late European Muslim art?Alhambra
42.2%
Question Answer % Correct
Which country was the first to formally adopt Christianity as its religion, c. 301 AD?Armenia
41.4%
Which French city was home to seven successive popes in the 14th century?Avignon
38.5%
Who succeeded Leonid Brezhnev as leader of the USSR upon his death in 1982?Yuri Andropov
35.4%
By what name was the historic Ethiopian Empire, extant 1137-1974, also known?Abyssinia
29.5%
Who was the first Chancellor of West Germany following the end of World War II?Konrad Adenauer
25%
Who was the son of Hirohito, becoming Emperor of Japan upon his father's death in 1989?Akihito
24.7%
Which battle of 1805 is also known as 'The Battle of Three Emperors?'Austerlitz
17.7%
By what name are the early Plantagenet rulers of England from 1154-1204 also known?Angevin
16.2%
Which ancient temple complex in southern Egypt was entirely relocated in 1968 to avoid flooding?Abu Simbel
12.3%
What was the given first name of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom?Alexandrina
10.5%

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