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Grade 4 Egypt
What was the Wonder of the World located in Alexandria?
  1. pyramid
  2. library
  3. lighthouse
Grade 4 Global Issues
A foolish person in this European country is called a "gowk", so April 1st is also known as Hunt the Gowk Day.
  1. Scotland
  2. Greece
  3. Germany
  4. Denmark
Grade 4 Global Issues
Another name for April Fools' Day in the South American country of          Brazil          is "Day of the Lie."
Grade 4 Global Issues
In Odessa, Ukraine, April Fools' Day celebrations include a parade, concerts, and an international clown convention.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 4 Global Issues
In many Spanish speaking nations, pranking is typically done on December 28th on the Day of the Holy Innocents.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 4 Global Issues
In the Netherlands, April 1st commemorates the Dutch capture of the city of Breille from the Spanish during the Dutch war of independence.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 4 Global Issues
In Renaissance France, April 1st was a day where servants were allowed to order their masters to do foolish tasks.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 4 Latin America and Caribbean
Instead of Columbus Day, many Latin American countries celebrate native cultures on Día de la Raza.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 4 Latin America and Caribbean
Costa Rica celebrates the mingling of cultures on October 12th by observing Día del Encuentro de las Culturas.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 4 Exploration
Both Spain and Italy celebrate a version of Columbus Day.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 4 Global Issues
In France, April Fools' Day is known as what animal of April?
  1. pig
  2. fish
  3. duck
  4. horse
Grade 4 Global Issues
One theory behind the origin of April Fool's Day is that it was the day that marked the end of New Year celebrations in medieval France which began on March 25th.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 4 Exploration
Which explorer led the first expedition up the St. Lawrence River?
  1. John Cabot
  2. Henry Hudson
  3. Jacques Cartier
Grade 4 Ancient History
When Joseph's brothers came to Egypt to buy food during the famine, they recognized Joseph immediately.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 4 Exploration
Where did Columbus first land?
  1. Cuba
  2. Trinidad
  3. Venezuela
  4. The Bahamas
Grade 4 Greece
Alexander the Great founded over                 cities.
  1. 20
  2. 300
  3. 40
  4. 70
Grade 4 Mesopotamia
                Civilizations                are societies organized around cities with a central government, a means of food production, a system of writing, art, architecture, and job specialization.

               Divine right               is the belief that something comes straight from God, not from the people.

                 Oral Tradition                 is creating new stories, passing down information from generation to generation through spoken word and memorization instead of by writing it down.

        Clans        are families who live together.
Grade 4 Ancient History
When the Israelites moved to Egypt, they began to worship the same gods that the Egyptians worshipped.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 4 Ancient History
What did the people in Mesopotamia think of the Assyrians?
  1. They thought the Assyrians were fair rulers.
  2. They did not think that the Assyrians were good warriors.
  3. They thought the Assyrians had good laws.
  4. They were scared of the Assyrians.
Grade 4 Exploration
Who funded Christopher Columbus's trip?
  1. His Mom
  2. Kananta
  3. The King and Queen of Spain
  4. Henery Hudson
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