General History Quiz – 10 Questions & Answers

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History Quiz #1

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The acquittal of four white police officers on trial for beating a black construction worker triggered the 1992 Los Angeles riots. What was the worker's name?

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Who was the U.S. President behind the New Deal reform program that would end the Depression?

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For which achievement is Edmund Hillary best known?

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What nationality was the explorer James Cook?

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The Russian Revolution marked the first outbreak of communism in Europe. It took place in which year?

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The British rule over India ended in which year?

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Who was the first female Prime Minister of Australia?

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Which spacecraft exploded on take-off in January 1986?

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Who took his army and several elephants across the Alps?

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In 1995, terrorists attacked the Tokyo subway using deadly gas. What is the name of the gas?

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