Statistics for 1930s General Knowledge

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  • The average score is 14 of 20

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Question Answer % Correct
What country was invaded to start WWII?Poland
95%
What New York building became the world's tallest in 1931?Empire State Building
92%
What economic downturn lasted through most of the decade?The Great Depression
90%
Fill in the blank: The only thing we have to fear is ____ ______?Fear Itself
86%
What character from "The Wizard of Oz" lacked a brain?Scarecrow
82%
Who disappeared over the Pacific in 1937?Amelia Earhart
81%
What style of design is exemplified by the above?Art {Deco}
76%
What country's civil war was called a "dress rehearsal" for WWII?Spain
70%
What country invaded Ethiopia?Italy
69%
Who painted "Guernica"?Pablo Picasso
68%
Who was Stan Laurel's comedic partner?Oliver Hardy
65%
What child actress delighted audiences in "Curly Top" and "Heidi"?Shirley Temple
65%
What communist led his forces on the Long March?Mao Zedong
64%
What book by John Steinbeck was about poor Okies looking for work in California?The Grapes of Wrath
63%
What baseball player was diagnosed with ALS disease?Lou Gehrig
62%
Who famously danced with Ginger Rogers?Fred Astaire
62%
What period of U.S. history ended with the ratification of the 21st amendment?Prohibition
61%
Who married American divorcée Wallis Simpson?King Edward VIII
48%
Who starred as Rhett Butler in "Gone With the Wind"?Clark Gable
48%
What instrument was played by bandleaders Benny Goodman and Artie Shaw?Clarinet
35%

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