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History by Countries - Multiple Choice

Can you select the right country based on the history related clue?
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Last updated: January 13, 2020
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1. What is the modern name for the Roman province of Gaul?
France
United Kingdom
Turkey
Spain
2. In which modern day country is Muhammad said to have died?
Egypt
Syria
Saudi Arabia
Iraq
3. The Battle of Waterloo, considered to be Napoleon's downfall, happened here.
Switzerland
Germany
France
Belgium
4. Which of these countries is NOT a cradle of civilization (a place where civilization emerged)
Peru
India
Egypt
Greece
5. Which country gained independence first?
Haiti
Colombia
Mexico
Brazil
6. The Boer Wars, a series of conflicts between British colonizer and Dutch settlers, happened where?
Australia
Nigeria
South Africa
India
7. Which of these modern nations' territory was never invaded by Japan
United States
India
Solomon Islands
Indonesia
8. In which country was the compass invented?
China
Germany
Russia
Italy
9. Bartholdi, designer of the Statue of Liberty, originally proposed that his statue be built where?
Egypt
India
Panama
United Kingdom
10. In which country was the Inca Empire based?
Mexico
Argentina
Peru
Colombia
11. Which nation did Prussia evolve to become?
Germany
Russia
Poland
Ukraine
12. Which of these countries was reached by humans most recently?
Iceland
New Zealand
Jamaica
Madagascar
13. Which European Nation did the Black Plague reach first?
Poland
Sweden
Portugal
Italy
14. Which of these nations was colonized by Germany?
Kenya
Tunisia
Cameroon
Senegal
15. Spain, Hungary, Mexico, and Japan have all gone to war against which country?
Russia
France
China
United States
16. Which nation was the victor of the Six Day War?
Greece
Israel
Turkey
Egypt
17. Which country changed its name from Zaire?
Nepal
Malaysia
Zimbabwe
D. R. Congo
18. Where was Joseph Stalin born?
Lithuania
Poland
Georgia
Kazakhstan
3 Comments
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Level ∞
Jan 13, 2020
The Despotate of the Morea in modern-day Greece was a part of the Byzantine Empire that held out longer than Constantinople (until 1460). So I answered Greece. I probably overthought that one.
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Level 66
Jan 13, 2020
Interesting! I’m going to change the question to avoid any confusion.
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Level 67
Aug 24, 2023
The battle of Kohima was fought in India, therefore by definition Japan invaded Indian territory even if they did not get very far. It is however about 60kms inside India and the Japanese plan was definitely to invade India