Brain Teasers
Brain Teasers Trivia Mentalrobics Games Community
Personal Links
Create a Quiz
Your Favorites
Your Watchlist
Browse Quizzes
All

Entertainment
Geography
History
Hobbies
Humanities
Literature
Movies
Music
Nature
Other
People
Religion
Science
Sports
Technology
Television

Random
Daily Quizzes
Search Quizzes

Advanced Search
Add to Google delicious Add to del.icio.us

More ways to get Braingle...
rss

Year in Review: 1940

Test your knowledge of the events of 1940. The questions cover a wide range of topics (politics, entertainment, sports, science, etc).


 

Quiz ID:#22994
Fun:** (1.88)
Difficulty:** (1.95)
Category:History
Created By:cnmne*us*****

 

 

 



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






#2   Which of the following Disney animated movies was released in 1940?






#3   In World War 2, France surrendered to Germany on 22 June 1940. After the surrender, what French city became the capital of France?






#4   The Rh factor in human blood was discovered. Alexander Wiener was one of the two scientists to make the discovery. Who was the other scientist?






#5   In hockey, what team won the National Hockey League (NHL) Stanley Cup?






#6   What United States national park was established?






#7   The Tacoma Narrows Bridge in Washington (USA) collapsed. What was its nickname?






#8   During World War 2, Germany established its largest concentration camp. What was that camp's name?






#9   In football, what team won the National Football League (NFL) championship?






#10   Which of the following events did not occur in 1940?






#11   In 1940, the movie "Stagecoach" won the Academy Award for Best Production for 1939.




#12   In 1940, the chemical element Neptunium was discovered.




#13   In 1940, during World War 2, the Allied evacuation of Dunkirk occurred.




 

 


   



Comments


You cannot read or post comments until you complete the quiz.

Back to Top



Users in Chat : dangerouspie101 

Online Now: 5 users and 508 guests

Copyright © 1999-2014 | Updates | FAQ | RSS | Widgets | Links | Green | Subscribe | Contact | Privacy | Conditions | Advertise

Custom Search





Sign In A Create a free account