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Year in Review: 1916

Test your knowledge of the events of 1916. The questions cover a wide range of topics (politics, entertainment, sports, science, etc).


 

Quiz ID:#15494
Fun:*** (2.17)
Difficulty:** (2)
Category:History
Created By:cnmne*us*****

 

 

 



#1   During the World War 1 battle at Flers-Courcelette, what was used for the first time in combat?






#2   In hockey, what team won the Stanley Cup?






#3   What Mexican led a raid into US territory at Columbus, New Mexico?






#4   Of the following events of 1916, which one involved Jay McLean?






#5   What Nobel Prize was won by Carl Gustaf Verner von Heidenstam?






#6   Shark attacks, which were the inspiration for Peter Benchley's 1974 novel "Jaws", occurred along the coastline of what US state?






#7   Hipolito Yrigoyen became President of what country?






#8   In baseball, what team won the World Series?






#9   The Battle of Verdun was the longest battle of World War 1. How many months did the battle last?






#10   Which of the following events did not occur in 1916?






#11   In 1916, Mr. Peanut became the mascot for Planters Nuts.




#12   In 1916, the town of Browning, Montana, USA witnessed the greatest 24-hour snowfall ever recorded anywhere in the world.




#13   In 1916, the Professional Golfers' Association of America was formed.




 

 


   



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