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Year in Review: 1942

Test your knowledge of the events of 1942. The questions cover a wide range of topics (politics, entertainment, sports, science, etc).


Quiz ID:#31010
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Created By:cnmne*us*****




#1   Where did the Cocoanut Grove Night Club fire occur?

#2   In baseball, which team won the World Series?

#3   What was the codename for the Allied invasion of North Africa during World War II?

#4   Of the following movies released in 1942, which one starred Tyrone Power and Maureen O'Hara?

#5   Who invented napalm?

#6   In golf, who won the Masters Golf Tournament?

#7   Who wrote "The Robe"?

#8   Where did the Bataan Death March of World War II occur?

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

#10   Which of the following events did not occur in 1942?

#11   In 1942, college football's Rose Bowl game was not held in Pasadena, California. It was played in Dallas, Texas.

#12   In 1942, Thailand entered World War II when it declared war on Japan.

#13   In 1942, Buddy Baer defeated Joe Louis to become boxing's heavyweight champion.





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