423+ World Trivia Questions

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Quiz Questions

When did the third Punic War end?
146 B.C.
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On which continent is China located?
Asia
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What was the capital of India before New Delhi?
Calcutta
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Which Canadian province is home to the Calgary Stampede?
Alberta
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The "September Massacres" refers to the slaughter of political prisoners in what country?
France
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Where is there a town called Monkey's Eyebrow?
USA
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In what year did Great Britain defeat the Spanish Armada?
1588
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Which country borders 14 nations and crosses 8 time zones?
Russia
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In what nation were the Dead Sea Scrolls found beginning in 1947?
Jordan
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On which continent is Ireland located?
Europe
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In which country in the United Kingdom is the town of Usk located?
Wales
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Who put forth the Theory of Relativity in 1905?
Albert Einstein
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Geneva, the European headquarters of the United Nations, is located in which country?
Switzerland
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What is the world's largest inland lake?
Caspian Sea
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Avarua, the capital of the Cook Islands, is located on which South Pacific atoll?
Rarotonga
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Who set a record for days in space by a woman in 1995?
Elena Kondova
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From which country did the United States purchase Alaska?
Russia
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What Egyptian monster feasts on the heart of someone unworthy of eternal life?
Ammut
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What is the practice of supplying land with water from another place using canals?
Irrigation
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What country, slightly larger than Texas, uses the "kwacha" as its currency?
Zambia
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In what century did Henry VIII take the throne?
16th
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Which world capital city is situated on the Tiber River?
Rome
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What sea does the Jordan River empty into?
Dead Sea
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The "Big Bang" theory, whose name was coined in 1950, has to do with the creation of what?
Universe
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World Trivia

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