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Ohrid: Quiz


Question 1: Before 1912, Ohrid (Ohri) was a township center bounded to Monastir sanjak in Monastir province (present-day ________).

Question 2: At the end of the 14th century it was conquered by the Ottomans and remained under them until ________.

Question 3: The existence of the ancient town of Lychnidos is linked to the Greek myth of the Phoenician prince Cadmus who, banished from Thebes, in ________, fled to the Enchelei[5] and founded the town of Lychnidos on the shores of Lake Ohrid [6].
Ancient GreeceAncient Thebes (Boeotia)BoeotiaDorians

Question 4: This article incorporates text from the entry Achrida in the public-domain ________ of 1913.
Pope John Paul IIUnited StatesCatholic EncyclopediaCatholic Church

Question 5: In the 13th and 14th century the city changed hands between the Despotate of Epirus, the Bulgarian, the ________ and the Serbian Empires.
Byzantine IconoclasmRoman EmpireWestern Roman EmpireByzantine Empire

Question 6: Bohemond and his ________ army took the city in 1083.
NormansEnglandNormandyCnut the Great

Question 7: In 1980, Ohrid and Lake Ohrid were accepted as a World Heritage Site by ________.
UNICEFUnited Nations High Commissioner for RefugeesUNESCOSpecial Court for Sierra Leone

Question 8: In 1664 there were only 142 ________ houses.
ChristianJesusChristianityCatholic Church

Question 9: In Macedonian, and the other ________, the name of the city is Ohrid (Охрид).
South Slavic languagesSerbian languageCroatian languageSerbo-Croatian language

Question 10: In the sixth century it was destroyed by an earthquake (Procopius, Historia Arcana, xv), but was rebuilt by ________ (527-565).
Manuel I KomnenosBasiliscusConstantine IJustinian I


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