History Quiz / 'F' in History

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Quiz Updated Jul 25, 2013

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Question Answer % Correct
Which diarist and her family went into hiding in Amsterdam in 1942?Anne Frank
93.4%
Which car manufacturer famously said 'Any color you want, so long as it's black?'Henry Ford
89.6%
Who was assassinated in Sarajevo in 1914, beginning WWI?Franz Ferdinand
88.2%
Which Austrian neurologist founded the discipline of psychoanalysis?Sigmund Freud
84.6%
Which Italian city was home to the Medici, one of history's most important noble families?Florence
80.5%
Which islands did Argentina and the UK fight over in 1982?Falkland Islands
77.7%
Which political movement first became organized under Mussolini in Italy in 1919?Fascism
67.9%
Who was head of state of Spain from the end of the Civil War until his death in 1975?Francisco Franco
67.4%
Which Beijing area was so called because only those with the emperor's permission could enter?Forbidden City
66.3%
Which country gave Soviets 'a drink to go with the food,' in the form of a Molotov cocktail?Finland
64.8%
Question Answer % Correct
Which Russian jewellery firm, famous for its eggs, was founded in St. Petersburg in 1842?Faberge
59.9%
Which conspirator in the Gunpowder Plot was found in the cellar of Westminster Palace in 1605?Guy Fawkes
58.5%
Which Roman landmark was at the heart of ancient Roman affairs, such as elections and trials?Forum
54.1%
Which Italian mathematician, famous for his sequence, popularised Arabic numeral use in Europe?Fibonacci
53.5%
Which fraternal organization, dating back to the 1700s, has a membership of around 6 million?Freemasons
47.2%
Who accidentally discovered penicillin in 1928?Alexander Fleming
40.9%
Which King of Prussia confirmed the supremacy of Prussia after victory in the Seven Years' War?Frederick the Great
36.4%
Who was the Norse goddess of love and beauty?Freyja
28%
Which British scientist discovered benzene, and invented the cage that bears his name?Michael Faraday
23.2%
Which aircraft manufacturer dominated the civil aviation market in the 1920s-30s?Fokker
16%
 
Number % Answered
20 (all)
3.6%
18-19
8.4%
16-17
13.8%
14-15
16.1%
12-13
15.9%
10-11
13.7%
8-9
10.2%
6-7
7.4%
4-5
5%
2-3
4%
1-1
2.1%

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