Nikola Tesla Quiz

Nikola Tesla

Nikola Tesla (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Nikola Tesla Quiz Questions

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1. When was Nikola Tesla born?
a) 9 March 1964
b) 4 April 1860
c) 10 July 1856
d) 3 October 1852

2. Where was Nikola Tesla born?
a) Smiljan
b) Belgrade
c) Skopje
d) Turin

3. Where did Nikola Tesla first see the Gramme dynamo?
a) Budapest
b) Paris
c) Berlin
d) Graz

4. Who was Nikola Tesla’s first employer in New York?
a) Robert Lane
b) Thomas Alva Edison
c) Benjamin Vale
d) John Pierpont Morgan

5. When did Nikola Tesla invent the Tesla coil?
a) 1872
b) 1875
c) 1867
d) 1880

6. Who used Nikola Tesla’s alternating current system at World’s Columbian Exposition at Chicago in 1893?
a) Nathaniel Hawthorne
b) Robert Underwood Johnson
c) Mark Twain
d) George Westinghouse

7. Where did Nikola Tesla discover terrestrial stationary waves?
a) Boston
b) Colorado Springs
c) San Diego
d) Little Rock

8. When did Nikola Tesla die?
a) 7 January 1943
b) 12 June 1948
c) 22 August 1952
d) 18 November 1945

9. Where did Nikola Tesla die?
a) Vienna
b) New York
c) Venice
d) Springfield

10. What is tesla, named after Nikola Tesla?
a) Unit of energy
b) Unit of distance
c) Unit of magnetic induction
d) Unit of gravity

Nikola Tesla Quiz Questions with Answers

Nikola Tesla's AC dynamo

Nikola Tesla’s AC dynamo used to generate AC which is used to transport electricity across great distances. It is contained in U.S. Patent . (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. When was Nikola Tesla born?
c) 10 July 1856

2. Where was Nikola Tesla born?
a) Smiljan

3. Where did Nikola Tesla first see the Gramme dynamo?
d) Graz

4. Who was Nikola Tesla’s first employer in New York?
b) Thomas Alva Edison

5. When did Nikola Tesla invent the Tesla coil?
d) 1880

6. Who used Nikola Tesla’s alternating current system at World’s Columbian Exposition at Chicago in 1893?
d) George Westinghouse

7. Where did Nikola Tesla discover terrestrial stationary waves?
b) Colorado Springs

8. When did Nikola Tesla die?
a) 7 January 1943

9. Where did Nikola Tesla die?
b) New York

10. What is tesla, named after Nikola Tesla?
c) Unit of magnetic induction

Updated: July 26, 2016 — 9:53 pm

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