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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).


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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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