Bing Homepage Quiz Answers (Jul 6, 2024)

The following questions are from the “Microsoft Rewards Bing Homepage Quiz” for 7-6-2024. Let us know in the comments if you find the wrong answer to any question!!!

Question 1: Where in the UK is Conwy Castle?

  • Wales
  • England
  • Scotland

Correct Answer: Wales

Fact: Conwy is found on the north coast of Wales in Eryri, or Snowdonia, a huge national park which is home to Wales’ highest mountain, Yr Wyddfa, known as Snowdon in English. History buffs can visit Conwy Castle, a UNESCO World Heritage Site built in the 13th century. The castle towers over the Conwy River, where the Conwy River Festival is held.

Question 2: Under whose reign was Conwy Castle built?

  • Queen Victoria
  • Henry III of England
  • Edward I of England

Correct Answer: Edward I of England

Fact: Edward I of England conquered Wales between 1277 and 1283, defeating the Welsh prince Llywelyn ap Gruffudd and establishing English rule over Wales. Edward I built numerous castles, including Caernarfon and Conwy, to assert control and suppress Welsh uprisings.

Question 3: Which part of the yacht is responsible for controlling the direction of the vessel?

  • Cabin
  • Rudder
  • Bow

Correct Answer: Rudder

Fact: The rudder on a yacht is a crucial component for steering and maneuvering. Typically located at the stern of the vessel, it consists of a flat, vertical surface attached to a post or shaft. When the helm is turned, the rudder deflects the water flow, causing the yacht to change direction. Rudder size and shape vary depending on the yacht’s design and intended use.

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