Christopher Columbus: Quiz

  
  
  
  
  

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Question 1:
When did Christopher Columbus die?
1506-07-26
1506-08-19
1506 or 1504 BC
1506-05-20

Question 2: Ferdinand and Isabella had just conquered ________, the last Muslim stronghold on the Iberian peninsula, and they received Columbus in Córdoba, in the Alcázar castle.
GranadaIznalloz, GranadaBubiónBaza, Granada

Question 3:
Who is Christopher Columbus's spouse?
2 children
William Kibler
Filipa Moniz
Jeanne Stephens Lee

Question 4: In 1909, descendants of Columbus undertook to dismantle the Columbus family chapel in Spain and move it to a site near ________, Pennsylvania, where it may now be visited by the public.
Altoona, PennsylvaniaCentre County, PennsylvaniaJohnstown, PennsylvaniaState College, Pennsylvania

Question 5:
What role did Francis L. Sullivan play in the movie Christopher Columbus?
Jose Vizinho
Francisco de Bobadilla
Christopher Columbus
Cristoforo Colombo

Question 6:
What did Christopher Columbus do for a living?
Bassist
poet, editor, musician, and film personality
Waitress
Maritime explorer for the Crown of Castile

Question 7:
What role did Nicol Williamson play in the movie Christopher Columbus?
King John of Portugal
Cristoforo Colombo
King Ferdinand
Christopher Columbus

Question 8:
Who played Joanna de Torres the movie Christopher Columbus?
Nora Swinburne
Virna Lisi
Faye Dunaway
Florence Eldridge

Question 9: The knowledge that the Earth was spherical was widespread, and the means of calculating its diameter using an ________ was known to both scholars and navigators.
AlhazenAbu Rayhan BiruniAstrolabeMuhammad ibn Mūsā al-Khwārizmī

Question 10: After Cuba became independent following the ________ in 1898, the remains were moved back to Spain, to the Cathedral of Seville,[40] where they were placed on an elaborate catafalque.
Banana WarsPhilippine–American WarSpanish–American WarBoxer Rebellion
















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