Georgius Agricola Quiz

Georgius Agricola Quiz Questions

The "Father of Mineralogy", Georgius...

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1. What was Georgius Agricola’s original name?
a) John Farmer
b) Georg Bauer
c) Jorge Mario Bergoglio
d) Jorge Videla

2. When was Georgius Agricola born?
a) 24 March 1494
b) 8 April 1492
c) 5 August 1489
d) 7 December 1485

3. Where was Georgius Agricola born?
a) Padua
b) Zwickau
c) Clauchau
d) Bologna

4. Which university did Georgius Agricola attend?
a) Berlin
b) Hamburg
c) Kiev
d) Leipzig

5. Where was Georgius Agricola town physician in 1527-1533?
a) Venice
b) Nantes
c) Joachimsthal
d) Florence

6. Which Georgius Agricola book has classification of minerals?
a) De natura eorum quae effluunt ex terra
b) De natura fossilium
c) Bermannus
d) De ortu et causis subterraneorum

7. Where was De re metallica published?
a) 1556
b) 1571
c) 1567
d) 1582

8. When did Georgius Agricola die?
a) 26 January 1569
b) 10 June 1568
c) 28 September 1562
d) 21 November 1555

9. Where did Georgius Agricola die?
a) Augsburg
b) Chemnitz
c) Worms
d) Athens

10. Which of the following is applicable to Georgius Agricola?
a) Inventor of penicillin
b) Father of geometry
c) Father of mineralogy
d) Discoverer of oxygen

Georgius Agricola Quiz Questions with Answers

1. What was Georgius Agricola’s original name?
b) Georg Bauer

2. When was Georgius Agricola born?
a) 24 March 1494

3. Where was Georgius Agricola born?
c) Clauchau

4. Which university did Georgius Agricola attend?
d) Leipzig

5. Where was Georgius Agricola town physician in 1527-1533?
c) Joachimsthal

6. Which Georgius Agricola book has classification of minerals?
b) De natura fossilium

7. Where was De re metallica published?
a) 1556

8. When did Georgius Agricola die?
d) 21 November 1555

9. Where did Georgius Agricola die?
b) Chemnitz

10. Which of the following is applicable to Georgius Agricola?
c) Father of mineralogy

Originally posted 2016-05-10 02:23:58.

Updated: August 11, 2017 — 11:42 am

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