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Year in Review: 1948

Test your knowledge of the events of 1948. The questions cover a wide range of topics (politics, entertainment, sports, science, etc).


Quiz ID:#18127
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Created By:cnmne*us*****




#1   Who became Prime Minister of Canada?

#2   In horse racing, what horse won the United States Triple Crown?

#3   What company introduced the first steel-belted radial tires?

#4   Whose obituary would you not have read in 1948?

#5   Who won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama?

#6   The first color newsreel was shown. What was the subject matter?

#7   Of the following events of 1948, which one involved Auguste Piccard?

#8   In tennis, who won the Australian Open men's singles tournament?

#9   What movie won the Academy Award for Best Motion Picture for 1947?

#10   Which of the following events did not occur in 1948?

#11   In 1948, the nation of Israel was created.

#12   In 1948, Germany and Japan were not invited to both the Winter Olympics and Summer Olympics.

#13   In 1948, the Soviet Union blockaded West Berlin, preventing any surface traffic from reaching the city.





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