Francis Bacon Quiz

Francis Bacon Quiz Questions

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Egg Tempera on Canvas (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

(This quiz is about Francis Bacon the author.)

1. When was Francis Bacon born?
a) 22 January 1561
b) 4 May 1549
c) 16 July 1548
d) 11 November 1564

2. Where was Francis Bacon born?
a) Liverpool
b) London
c) Cambridge
d) Paris

3. Where did Francis Bacon study law?
a) Inner Temple
b) Middle Temple
c) Lincoln’s Inn
d) Gray’s Inn

4. Which constituency did Francis Bacon represent in Parliament in 1586-1588?
a) Middlesex
b) Ipswich
c) Taunton
d) Kent

5. When did Francis Bacon publish Advancement of Learning?
a) 1605
b) 1600
c) 1598
d) 1596

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The frontispiece of Novum Organum by Francis Bacon (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

6. Which book of Francis Bacon was published in 1609?
a) Novum Organum
b) The Historie of the Raigne of King Henry the Seventh
c) Sylva Sylvarum
d) De Sapientia Veterum

7. When was Francis Bacon Lord Chancellor of England?
a) 1588-1594
b) 1618-1621
c) 1594-1598
d) 1602-1614

8. How much fine Francis Bacon had to pay when he was found guilty of corruption?
a) £20,000
b) £40,000
c) £10,000
d) £28,000

9. When did Francis Bacon die?
a) 25 March 1628
b) 9 April 1626
c) 11 September 1634
d) 17 December 1636

10. Where did Francis Bacon die?
a) London
b) Marlborough
c) Shrewsbury
d) Netherwood

Francis Bacon Quiz Questions with Answers

English: Sir Francis Bacon

Sir Francis Bacon (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. When was Francis Bacon born?
a) 22 January 1561

2. Where was Francis Bacon born?
b) London

3. Where did Francis Bacon study law?
d) Gray’s Inn

4. Which constituency did Francis Bacon represent in Parliament in 1586-1588?
c) Taunton

5. When did Francis Bacon publish Advancement of Learning?
a) 1605

6. Which book of Francis Bacon was published in 1609?
d) De Sapientia Veterum

7. When was Francis Bacon Lord Chancellor of England?
b) 1618-1621

8. How much fine Francis Bacon had to pay when he was found guilty of corruption?
b) £40,000

9. When did Francis Bacon die?
b) 9 April 1626

10. Where did Francis Bacon die?
a) London

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Originally posted 2016-06-07 10:40:43.

Updated: October 4, 2017 — 9:55 pm

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