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Year in Review: 1970

Test your knowledge of the events of 1970. The questions cover a wide range of topics (politics, entertainment, sports, science, etc).


 

Quiz ID:#28577
Fun:*** (2.25)
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Category:History
Created By:cnmne*us*****

 

 

 



#1   What country had a brief civil war between government forces and Palestinians?






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






#3   Thor Heyerdahl sailed a papyrus boat across the Atlantic Ocean. What was the name of the boat?






#4   Who did not come to power in 1970?






#5   What movie won the Academy Award for Best Picture for 1969?






#6   What American university was the site of Vietnam antiwar protests that led to the deaths of four students?






#7   Japan launched its first satellite into Earth orbit. What was its name?






#8   The Pascal programming language was introduced. Who developed the language?






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






#10   Which of the following events did not occur in 1970?






#11   In 1970, Fiji obtained its independence from France.




#12   In 1970, Brazil won soccer's men's World Cup.




#13   In 1970, "Applause" won the Tony Award for Best Musical for 1969.




 

 


   



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