Statistics for History of Cuba Quiz

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  • This quiz has been taken 118 times
  • The average score is 11 of 19

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QuestionAnswer% Correct
Who was the leader of the Cuban Revolution?{Fidel} Castro
95%
What was abolished in 1886?Slavery
91%
Who was the first European to visit Cuba?Christopher Columbus
91%
What ocean inlet was site of a failed invasion planned by the United States?Bay of {Pigs}
89%
What name was given to the Cold War nuclear stand-off in 1962?Cuban {Missile} Crisis
89%
From what country did Cuba gain independence formally in 1902?United States
87%
Who left Cuba in 1965 to foment revolution in Congo-Kinshasa and later in Bolivia,
where he was captured and executed?
Che Guevara
82%
What plant was mainly grown in Cuba during the Spanish rule?Sugar
76%
Who succeeded him in 2011 as the First Secretary of the Communist Party?{Raúl} Castro
69%
After what war was the Spanish rule in Cuba put to an end?Spanish–American War
63%
What dictator was overthrown in 1959?Fulgencio Batista
60%
What Miami Sound Machine singer's family fled Cuba in 1959?Gloria Estefan
47%
Who where pre-Columbian indigenous ethnic group of Cuba? hint: starts with TTaíno
34%
What Cuban-American bandleader married Lucille Ball in 1940?Desi Arnaz
32%
What crop, also known as manioc or yuca, was the staple crop of the above?Cassava
25%
What type of dance popularised by Pérez Prado in the 1950s?Mambo
25%
What name was given to the mass emigration of Cubans to the U.S. in 1980?Mariel {Boatlift}
14%
What revolutionary organization was the above the leader of? hint: a date26th of July
9%
What Cuban chess champion in the 1920s is called one of the greatest players ever?José Raúl Capablanca
6%

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