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Trivia Quiz - The Unification of Italy


An abridged yet thorough look at those who contributed to the before, during, and after of Italy's unification.

Quiz Number: 677
Date Submitted: December 14, 2006
Quiz Categories: Italian History
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: eyelessgavin
Average Score: 59.6 percent
Times Taken: 1,609 times
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The Unification of Italy
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1. What French ruler had conquered most of Italy by 1808?
  A.   Napoleon Bonaparte
  B.   Napoleon Bonaparte II
  C.   Napoleon Bonaparte III
  D.   Francis I

2. Who was the Pope which returned to Rome after the fall of Napoleon in 1815?
  A.   Pope Pius IX
  B.   Pope Pius VII
  C.   Pope Puis VIII
  D.   Pope Leo XII

3. When Napoleon fell, Joachim Murat tried to keep his throne as the King of Naples by fighting off whom?
  A.   The Bourbons
  B.   The Brigands
  C.   The Austrians
  D.   Britain

4. What French king came into power following a revolution in France in 1830?
  A.   King Louis XVIII
  B.   King Louis Phillippe
  C.   Charles X
  D.   Louis XIX

5. Who was the founder of "Young Italy?"
  A.   Giuseppe Mazzini
  B.   Giuseppe Garibaldi
  C.   Giovanni Turini
  D.   Victor Emanuel

6. Who unified much of Southern Italy with only a volunteer army in 1860?
  A.   Giuseppe Mazzini
  B.   Giuseppe Garibaldi
  C.   Count Cavour
  D.   Francesco Crispi

7. In 1859, Piedmont allied itself with France. Which person was the Italian leader of the alliance?
  A.   Count Cavour
  B.   Napoleon III
  C.   Charles Albert
  D.   Giuseppe Verdi

8. In 1859, Piedmont allied itself with France. Which person was the French leader of the alliance?
  A.   Count Cavour
  B.   Napoleon III
  C.   Charles Albert
  D.   Giuseppe Verdi

9. Following Italy's unification, who ruled as its first king?
  A.   Victor Emanuel II
  B.   Umberto I
  C.   Victor Emanuel III
  D.   Francesco Crispi

10. Which Pope was it who lost his place in Rome in 1870?
  A.   Pope Pius VII
  B.   Pope Pius VIII
  C.   Pope Pius IX
  D.   Pope Leo XII


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