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History of Quebec: II

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History of Quebec II game quiz
"The first quiz of this series concentrated on the cradle of Canada - Québec City. This quiz will not be very different - we've got to start from the beginning, haven't we?"

15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit  



1. What was the second city founded in New France?
    Chicoutimi
    Gaspé
    Montreal
    Trois-Rivieres


2. Who founded the city of Trois-Rivieres?
    Paul de Maisonneuve
    Nicolas de Laviolette
    Samuel de Champlain
    Audrey de Montigny


3. In what year was the city of Trois-Rivieres founded?
    1614
    1634
    1642
    1670


4. What was the main cause for the death of French explorers in the early 1600s?
    Starvation
    Iroquois attacks
    Scurvy
    Cold winters


5. What was the third city to be founded in New France?
    Chicoutimi
    Riviere-du-Loup
    Ville-Marie
    Gaspe


6. Under what name do we now know Ville-Marie?
    Montreal
    Sherbrooke
    Laval
    Longueuil


7. When was Montreal founded?
    1642
    1679
    1666
    1691


8. Who founded Montreal?
    Paul de Maisonneuve
    Louis Jolliet
    Samuel de Champlain
    Henry Hudson


9. Who was the king of France when Montréal was founded?
    Louis XIII
    Francois I
    Louis XIV
    Henri IV


10. What was the name of the Iroquois village lying on the Montréal Island-to-be at the time of Jacques Cartier's exploration?
    Akwesasne
    Cuzco
    Salamanca
    Hochelaga


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