Flashcards in KB World History 2013 #2 Deck (20):
What does the acronym NATO stand for?
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
On what continent would I find the country of Brazil?
What is the world’s largest city?
What city would I visit to see the Louvre Museum?
What priest supposedly rid Ireland of all of its snakes?
How many rings are on the Olympic flag?
Who painted the “Mona Lisa”?
Leonard da Vinci
What imaginary line is at 0 degrees longitude?
What imaginary line is at 0 degrees latitude?
What country was the first to invent gunpowder?
On what continent would I find the “Ivory Coast”?
What country first made use of paper money?
In what year did Columbus sail across the Atlantic?
Who explored what is now Florida while looking for the Fountain of Youth?
Ponce de Leon
The word “America” was taken from what person’s name?
explorer Amerigo Vespucci
Who is believed to be the first Viking to reach America?
Adolf Hitler was the leader of what political party?
What pharaoh’s ancient tomb was discovered in Egypt in 1922?
Tutankhamen (King Tut)
What is the largest continent in the world?