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Year in Review: 1917

Test your knowledge of the events of 1917. The questions cover a wide range of topics (politics, entertainment, sports, science, etc).


 

Quiz ID:#20720
Fun:** (1.93)
Difficulty:** (2.03)
Category:History
Created By:cnmne*us*****

 

 

 



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






#2   What United States national park was established in 1917?






#3   What Nobel Prize did Charles Barkla win?






#4   What World War 1 battle was begun with the detonation of mines placed under the German lines?






#5   What Canadian city was devastated by the largest man-made explosion prior to the atomic bomb?






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






#7   The United States gained sovereignty of the Caribbean islands of St. Croix, St. John, and St. Thomas. What country sold the islands?






#8   What World War 1 battle was one of Canada's most famous military victories?






#9   In tennis, who won the United States Open men's singles tournament?






#10   Which of the following events did not occur in 1917?






#11   In 1917, Russia's Bolshevik Revolution toppled the czarist monarchy.




#12   In 1917, "Evening Star, No. III" was painted by Georgia O'Keeffe.




#13   In 1917, the United States entered World War 1 when it declared war with Japan.




 

 


   



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