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Past Simple Quiz


Fill in the missing word in each question - then write the answer below.

1. Where did JFK __DIE__?
Answer: __DALLAS, TEXAS, USA___

2. When did the __FIRST/SECOND__ World War begin?
Answer: __1914/1939__

3. When did the Allies __LAND__ in Normandy?
Answer: __6TH JUNE 1944__

4. Where did __RUSSIA__ invade in 1956?
Answer: __HUNGARY__

5. Where did __THE UNITED STATES__ invade in 1983?
Answer: __GRENADA__

6. When did Margaret Thatcher __BECOME__ Prime Minister of the UK?
Answer: __MAY 1979__

7. When did Germany __BECOME__ one country?
Two answers!!: 1870 AND 1991

8. When did __THE WRIGHT BROTHERS__ fly the first plane?
Answer: __1903__

9. When did Einstein __PUBLISH/PRESENT__ his Theory of Relativity?
Answer: __1905__

10. How many goals did Paolo Rossi __SCORE__ at the 1982 World Cup finals in Spain?
Answer: __6__

11. What date did __NEIL ARMSTRONG/BUZZ ALDRIN__ walk on the moon?
Answer: __21ST JULY, 1969___

12. When did Napoleon __LOSE/FIGHT__ the Battle of Waterloo?
Answer: __1815__

13. When did terrorists kill 13 __ISRAELI__ athletes at the Olympics?
Answer: __1972__

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