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Constantinople

written by: yana999
 
Constantinople (today Istanbul) was located at the point where Europe and Asia meet. If you are interested in learning more in this remarkable city, take this quiz and enjoy.

Question 1:


Constantinople was never the capital of this empire.
Mongol Empire
Latin Empire
Ottoman Empire
Roman Empire

Question 2:


In what year was Constantinople renamed Istanbul?
1900
1944
1930
1911

Question 3:


Constantinople was established by Roman emperor Constantine I around 330 AD on the site of the ancient Greek city Byzantium.
False
True

Question 4:


How much time did it take to build Constantinople?
Over 20 years
Twelve years
Over ten years
Over six years

Question 5:


What place of historical importance in Constantinople is known nowadays as Sultan Ahmet Square?
The Hippodrome
The Palace of Pontius Pilate
The Constantinian Wall
The Forum of Constantine

Question 6:


Which architectural landmark is considered the epitome of Byzantine architecture in Constantinople?
Serpentine Column
Hagia Sophia
St. Peter's Basilica
Maiden's (Leander's) Tower

Question 7:


What year was Constantinople invaded by the Turkish army of Mohamed II?
1453
1463
1353
1393

Question 8:


The Anastasian Wall was part of an outer defense system of Constantinople.
False
True

Question 9:


Name the archbishop of Constantinople who became spiritual leader of the Orthodox church in 1991.
Bartholomew
Maximos V
Benjamin
Dimitrios

Question 10:


Constantinople is located between the Golden Horn and this sea.
the Mediterranean
the Black Sea
the Sea of Marmara
the Adriatic Sea

 


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