Commonwealth: Quiz


Question 1: Republic is still an alternative translation of the traditional name of the ________.
High Middle AgesPolandEarly Middle AgesPolish–Lithuanian Commonwealth

Question 2: ________ is designated a Commonwealth by the Kentucky Constitution and is known as the "Commonwealth of Kentucky."[4]

Question 3: Its creation signaled the dissolution of the ________, its purpose being to "allow a civilized divorce" between the Soviet Republics.
East GermanyJoseph StalinRussiaSoviet Union

Question 4: The ________ (CIS) is a loose alliance or confederation consisting of 10 of the 15 former Soviet Republics, the exceptions being Turkmenistan, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and Georgia.
Shanghai Cooperation OrganisationEuropean UnionCommonwealth of Independent StatesASEAN

Question 5: Four states in the ________ officially designate themselves as "commonwealths":
United StatesCanadaAlaskaPhilippines

Question 6: ________ uses the "Commonwealth of Pennsylvania" as its official title.
PennsylvaniaNew JerseyConnecticutNorth Carolina

Question 7: The CIS has developed as a forum by which the member-states can co-operate in ________, defense and foreign policy.
EconomicsMoneyHeterodox economicsKeynesian economics

Question 8: The Bahamas, a ________, uses the official style Commonwealth of The Bahamas.
Commonwealth realmBarbadosAustraliaUnited Kingdom

Question 9: It was initially established by a public consisting largely of recent immigrants from Norway who had fled the unification of that country under King ________.
Eric BloodaxeCnut the GreatHarald I of NorwayOlaf I of Norway

Question 10: ________ — became a commonwealth[8] in 1952.
United States Virgin IslandsUnited StatesSan Juan, Puerto RicoPuerto Rico

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