Are You 1930’s Knowledgable?

The 1930's was a time of progressive change and invention throughout the world. Do you think you know all there is to know about the 1930's? It's time to put your knowledge to the test with these 12 tricky questions!
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Which of the following was NOT invented during 1930?
Hostess Twinkies
Diesel gasoline
Birds Eye frozen foods
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Iran was first called Iran in 1935, what was it previously known as?
Persia
Mesopotamia
Middleston
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In 1937, the German airship, Hindenburg, burst into flames while attempting to moor in which state?
New York
New Jersey
Pennsylvania
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Who, in 1933, completed the first solo airplane flight around the world?
Charles Lindburgh
Amelia Earhart
Wiley Post
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In what year were seeing-eye dogs first used?
1935
1938
1939
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What synthetic fiber, initially called polymer 66, was developed by DuPont in 1934?
Nylon
Rayon
Polyester
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In what year did the Star Spangled Banner become the USA's national anthem?
1934
1931
1937
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On September 1st, 1939, Germany invaded what country to begin World War II?
Austria
Poland
France
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In 1936, Jesse Owens won 4 Gold medals at the Summer Olympics in what city?
Berlin, Germany
London, England
Tokyo, Japan
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In 1935, the first Pacific Airmail delivery was made by what vehicle?
The China Clipper
The Hindenburg
The Cross Town
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In 1936, Civil War broke out in this European country:
Italy
Spain
France
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In what year did the first severe dust storms begin stripping away the topsoil in the US Midwest?
1933
1937
1938
Result
Based on the results of this quiz, you’ve got some 1930s know how! While you might not be an expert on the history and culture of this year, you’ve got a strong base knowledge. More importantly, you probably learned a thing or two by simply taking this quiz. Well done!

C+, 1930s Know How

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are truly 1930s clever! Many may proclaim themselves to be US history experts, but you actually are! Few people possess the knowledge that you do when it comes to this year in America. Well done!

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are a true 1930s ace! Anyone can say that they know the 1930’s like the back of their hand, but you truly do. From the history, to the culture, there’s not much that mystifies you. Go ahead and brag a little you’ve earned it!

A+, 1930's Ace

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1
Which of the following was NOT invented during 1930?
Hostess Twinkies
Diesel gasoline
Birds Eye frozen foods
2
Iran was first called Iran in 1935, what was it previously known as?
Persia
Mesopotamia
Middleston
3
In 1937, the German airship, Hindenburg, burst into flames while attempting to moor in which state?
New York
New Jersey
Pennsylvania
4
Who, in 1933, completed the first solo airplane flight around the world?
Charles Lindburgh
Amelia Earhart
Wiley Post
5
In what year were seeing-eye dogs first used?
1935
1938
1939
6
What synthetic fiber, initially called polymer 66, was developed by DuPont in 1934?
Nylon
Rayon
Polyester
7
In what year did the Star Spangled Banner become the USA's national anthem?
1934
1931
1937
8
On September 1st, 1939, Germany invaded what country to begin World War II?
Austria
Poland
France
9
In 1936, Jesse Owens won 4 Gold medals at the Summer Olympics in what city?
Berlin, Germany
London, England
Tokyo, Japan
10
In 1935, the first Pacific Airmail delivery was made by what vehicle?
The China Clipper
The Hindenburg
The Cross Town
11
In 1936, Civil War broke out in this European country:
Italy
Spain
France
12
In what year did the first severe dust storms begin stripping away the topsoil in the US Midwest?
1933
1937
1938