Weekly Quiz for September 30 - October 6

  • What major US structure was dedicated by US President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1935?

    Franklin D. Roosevelt
    • Mt Rushmore
    • Hoover Dam
    • Panama Canal
    • Empire State Building
  • What was the name of the major gathering of statesmen this week in 1814 that would redraw the map of Europe after the defeat of Napoleon?

    Napoleon Meets the Tsar
    • First Geneva Convention
    • Potsdam Conference
    • Congress of Vienna
    • Treaty of Paris
  • What was the year of the first Baseball World Series game when the Pittsburgh Pirates beat Cy Young's Boston Americans 7-3?

    Cy Young
    • 1893
    • 1898
    • 1903
    • 1908
  • Who called Russia a "riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma" in 1939?

    • Franklin D. Roosevelt

      Franklin D. Roosevelt

    • Adolf Hitler

      Adolf Hitler

    • Neville Chamberlain

      Neville Chamberlain

    • Winston Churchill

      Winston Churchill

  • What was the 1st James Bond film called, starring Sean Connery, which premiered this week in 1962?

    Sean Connery
    • Casino Royale
    • Dr. No
    • The Man with the Golden Gun
    • From Russia with Love
  • What is the name of Prussian Prime Minister Otto von Bismarck's famous speech delivered this week in 1862?

    Otto von Bismarck
    • Rivers of Blood
    • Farewell to the Old Guard
    • I Offer Hunger and Death
    • Blood and Iron
  • Sinead O'Connor ripped up a picture of who on TV show Saturday Night Live in 1992?

    Sinead O'Connor
    • Pope John Paul II
    • Margaret Thatcher
    • George H. W. Bush
    • Gerry Adams
  • True or False: The 1st facsimile was sent in 1922?

    • True
    • False
  • Suleiman the Magnificent ascended to the throne of what empire in 1520?

    Suleiman the Magnificent
    • Grand Duchy of Moscow
    • Persian Empire
    • Ottoman Empire
    • Mongol Empire
  • How old was actor James Dean when he died in a car crash this week in 1955?

    James Dean
    • 21
    • 24
    • 27
    • 31
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