Do You Know Which Countries Colonized These Present Day Countries?

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Brazil gained its independence in 1822 from which European country?
Spain
Netherlands
Portugal
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The nation of Paraguay was colonized by which country?
Spain
Netherlands
Portugal
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The Democratic Republic of the Congo was colonized in the 19th and 20th century by which European country?
Denmark
Netherlands
Belgium
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In 1957, Gold Coast, which is now known as Ghana, gained its independence from which European country?
Great Britain
France
Portugal
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India was colonized by which which European country?
Great Britain
France
Italy
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Morocco was colonized by which European country?
Great Britain
France
Spain
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Libya was the first country to gain its independence through the United Nations, from which country?
France
Germany
Italy
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From which European country did Mozambique gain its independence from?
Portugal
Belgium
Netherlands
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From which country did Liberia gain its independence in 1847 from?
United States
Great Britain
Germany
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Which European country colonized Vietnam?
Great Britain
France
Italy
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Both Nauru and Palau were colonized by which country?
United States
Japan
Germany
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Djibouti was colonized by which country?
France
Egypt
Saudi Arabia
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You don't know many of the colonized countries around the world!

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You know a few of the better known countries but still missing on a few other countries!

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You are an expert on knowing which countries colonized other countries!

A+, Colonizer

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1
Brazil gained its independence in 1822 from which European country?
Spain
Netherlands
Portugal
2
The nation of Paraguay was colonized by which country?
Spain
Netherlands
Portugal
3
The Democratic Republic of the Congo was colonized in the 19th and 20th century by which European country?
Denmark
Netherlands
Belgium
4
In 1957, Gold Coast, which is now known as Ghana, gained its independence from which European country?
Great Britain
France
Portugal
5
India was colonized by which which European country?
Great Britain
France
Italy
6
Morocco was colonized by which European country?
Great Britain
France
Spain
7
Libya was the first country to gain its independence through the United Nations, from which country?
France
Germany
Italy
8
From which European country did Mozambique gain its independence from?
Portugal
Belgium
Netherlands
9
From which country did Liberia gain its independence in 1847 from?
United States
Great Britain
Germany
10
Which European country colonized Vietnam?
Great Britain
France
Italy
11
Both Nauru and Palau were colonized by which country?
United States
Japan
Germany
12
Djibouti was colonized by which country?
France
Egypt
Saudi Arabia