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International Week Quiz

To celebrate International Week,  MACC challenges you to answer the following 15 questions to test your international knowledge. On November 18th at 4pm, a random drawing will be held from all completed entries. The first 5 names drawn will receive a cool MACC T-shirt! 

 

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International Week Quiz Answers

How did you do? Correct answers are below.

 

1. How many autonomous states/countries still have sovereign monarchs?

 27

 

2. Which country produces the most oil/fossil fuels?

Saudi Arabia, Kingdom of

 

3. How many different Native American tribes exist in the US?

There are 562 federally recognized Indian tribes, bands, nations, pueblos, rancherias, communities and Native villages in the United States. Approximately 229 of these are located in Alaska; the rest are located in 33 other states. Tribes are ethnically, culturally and linguistically diverse.

 

4. Where does the US rank internationally, in terms of greatest population size?

3rd

 

5. Over how many former Great Britain Colonies is Queen Elizabeth II still the sovereign monarch?

Queen Elizabeth II is the Sovereign of 15 countries in the Commonwealth of Nations: Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, the Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Canada, Grenada, Jamaica, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, the Solomon Islands, and Tuvalu.

 

6. In what country did the musical The Sound of Music take place?

Austria

 

7. Which country is credited with the celebration of Día de los Muertos?

Mexico

 

8. Which two Latin American countries produce the most professional baseball players in the US?

Dominican Republic and Venezuela.

 

9. A type of entertainment in Japan that features amateur singing to recorded instrumental accompaniment is known as:

karaoke (empty orchestra)

 

10. A Broadway musical titled by the first name of the famous Nigerian composer/saxophonist who built his musical career around African highlife music and issues of social justice for Nigeria was titled:

Fela or Fela!

 

11.  A type of leather shorts worn with H-shaped suspenders in the Bavarian region of Germany are called:

Lederhosen

 

12. Table tennis is the national sport of this country:

China

 

13. Where is the world's longest railway which spans 5,700 miles and takes 152 hours and 27 minutes to complete located?

Russia

 

14. What is the country that holds the record for the world's largest in-door Ferris-wheel?

Turkmenistan

 

15. Kathmandu is the largest city of which country?

Nepal

 

 

Black History Month Quiz

 

How much do you know about black history? Take this short quiz to test your knowledge of major events and African-American leaders who contributed to the formation of the United States. You may even win a free MACC t-shirt!

Drawing for 5 MACC t-shirts will be held on Tuesday, February 28th at 4pm.

 


1. As a victim of the Boston Massacre in 1770, this African American was one of the first to lose his life for the cause of American independence.






2. Which amendment to the U.S. Constitution granted citizenship to newly freed slaves?






3. African American members of the U.S. cavalry regiments in the latter 19th century were nicknamed the






4. Which 1896 Supreme Court case declared that segregation was legal and constitutional, as long as segregated facilities were “separate but equal?”






5. One of the key founders of the NAACP in 1909 was






6. Who was the first African American to win an Oscar?






7. What 1954 Supreme Court case led to the desegregation of elementary and secondary public schools?






8. Who were the “Little Rock Nine”?







9. In 1960, civil rights protestors staged “sit-ins” at segregated lunch counters in what southern state?






10. What event took place during the 1963 March on Washington?






11. This famous civil rights leader was assassinated in 1965.






12. The first African American to serve as a justice on the Supreme Court was






13. In what 1967 case did the Supreme Court declare that laws prohibiting interracial marriage were unconstitutional?






14. The first African American Secretary of State was






15. The first woman ever to lie in honor in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington, D.C. was





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Black History Month Quiz Answers

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 1. As a victim of the Boston Massacre in 1770, this African American was one of the first to lose his life for the cause of American independence.

a. Crispus Attucks
b. Charles Williams
c. George Washington Carver
d. John Lewis

 

2. Which amendment to the U.S. Constitution granted citizenship to newly freed slaves?

a. 10th
b. 13th
c. 14th
d. 15th

 

3. African American members of the U.S. cavalry regiments in the latter 19th century were nicknamed the

a. Guts and Glory Boys
b. Buffalo Soldiers
c. 54th Colored Infantry
d. Harlem Hellfighters

 

4. Which 1896 Supreme Court case declared that segregation was legal and constitutional, as long as segregated facilities were “separate but equal?”

a. Dred Scott v. Sanford
b. Brown v. Board of Education
c. McLaurin v. Oklahoma State Regents
d. Plessy v. Ferguson

 

5. One of the key founders of the NAACP in 1909 was

a. Frederick Douglass
b. Booker T. Washington
c. W. E. B. DuBois
d. John Lewis

 

6. Who was the first African American to win an Oscar?

a. Hattie McDaniel
b. Halle Berry
c. Dorothy Dandridge
d. Billie Holiday

 

7. What 1954 Supreme Court case led to the desegregation of elementary and secondary public schools?

a. Bakke v. Regents of California
b. Brown v. Board of Education
c. Gaines v. Canada
d. Bush v. Gore

 

8. Who were the “Little Rock Nine”?

a. An early soul group that sang civil rights protest songs
b. The citizens who, along with Rosa Parks, refused to ride segregated public busses in Montgomery, Alabama.
c. A group of black students who helped desegregate Central High School in Arkansas.
d. Segregationists who fire-bombed the home of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

 

9. In 1960, civil rights protestors staged “sit-ins” at segregated lunch counters in what southern state?

a. Virginia
b. North Carolina
c. South Carolina
d. Georgia

 

10. What event took place during the 1963 March on Washington?

a. The Black Panthers were founded.
b. African Americans were granted full voting privileges.
c. Four student protestors were killed by National Guard troops.
d. Martin Luther King Jr. gave his “I Have a Dream” speech.

 

11. This famous civil rights leader was assassinated in 1965.

a. Frederick Douglass
b. Martin Luther King Jr.
c. Medgar Evers
d. Malcolm X

 

12. The first African American to serve as a justice on the Supreme Court was

a. Clarence Thomas
b. Booker T. Washington
c. Thurgood Marshall
d. W.E. B. DuBois

 

13. In what 1967 case did the Supreme Court declare that laws prohibiting interracial marriage were unconstitutional?

a. Dred Scott v. Sanford
b. Loving v. Virginia
c. Plessy v. Ferguson
d. Korematsu v. United States

 

14. The first African American Secretary of State was

a. Colin Powell
b. George Washington Carver
c. Jocelyn Elders
d. Mae Jemison

 

15. The first woman ever to lie in honor in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington, D.C. was

a. Harriett Tubman
b. Mary McLeod Bethune
c. Maya Angelou
d. Rosa Parks

 

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