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Different Name, Still the Same 4

This quiz is about people, places, and things that have had their names changed or are known by another name.


 

Quiz ID:#30887
Fun:*** (2.57)
Difficulty:*** (2.15)
Category:Other
Created By:cnmne*us*****

 

 

 



#1   By what name was Mount Everest previously identified by British surveyors?






#2   By what name is the painting "Arrangement in Grey and Black" more commonly known?






#3   By what name was Indian princess Pocahontas known after she married an English settler at the Jamestown colony?






#4   What was the original name of the Visa credit card?






#5   What British Invasion rock band began as The Detours?






#6   What national capital city was once known as Philadelphia?






#7   What Texas university began as The Texas State School of Mines and Metallurgy?






#8   What was the original name of John F. Kennedy International Airport?






#9   What African country was formerly known as Nyasaland?






#10   The Yahoo! website began with the name "____________________ Guide to the Worldwide Web". What names go in the blank?






#11   The element potassium was originally called natrium.




#12   Football's Super Bowl was originally called the AFL-NFL World Championship Game.




#13   The Greek god/titan Cronus was known as Uranus in Roman mythology.




 

 


   



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