'Z' in History Quiz Stats

Quiz Updated Jul 28, 2014

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Question Answer % Correct
Who was the king of the gods in Greek mythology?Zeus
93.6%
Which country changed its name to the Democratic Republic of the Congo on 17th May 1997?Zaire
79%
What was the first name of the 12th President of the United States?Zachary
78.7%
Of which type of airship was the LZ 129 Hindenburg an example?Zeppelin
78.6%
Of which country was Kenneth Kaunda the first president upon independence in 1964?Zambia
75.7%
Which school of Buddhism originated in 6th century China as Chán?Zen
73.4%
Into which African Kingdom is Shaka credited with uniting many northern Nguni people?Zulu
69.1%
Which island nation united with Tanganyika to form Tanzania in 1964?Zanzibar
63.4%
Which Balkan city is first mentioned in 1094 at the founding of the diocese of Kaptol?Zagreb
50.1%
Which religion, based on the teachings of Zarathustra, first appeared around 600BC in Iran?Zoroastrianism
46.6%
Question Answer % Correct
After which Dutch province was a Pacific nation named in 1645?Zeeland
44.4%
Which massive Mesopotamian structures had a name meaning 'to build on a raised area?'Ziggurat
41.4%
Which Spanish city was made capital of the Kingdom of Aragon upon its capture in 1118?Zaragoza
31.5%
During which Chinese dynasty, the longest in history, was the use of iron introduced to China?Zhou
19.9%
Who, in 1519, led the Protestant Reformation in German-speaking Switzerland?Huldrych Zwingli
15.3%
Which Mesoamerican civilization founded and inhabited Monte Albán for over 1000 years?Zapotec
10.3%
Who was the last king of Judah before its destruction by Babylon?Zedekiah
6%
What name was given to an aristocratic landowner in pre-colonial India?Zamindar
3.5%
Which Ethiopian Empress opposed the reforms of her successor, Haile Selassie?Zewditu
2.8%
Which 1084 reference work covers 16 dynasties and 1363 years of Chinese history?Zizhi Tongjian
2.1%

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