Anno Domini Quiz

Anno Domini inscription at Carinthia cathedral, Austria

Anno Domini inscription at Carinthia cathedral, Austria (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Anno Domini Quiz Questions

1. What is Anno Domini?
a) After Death
b) Happy Year
c) New Year
d) Year of the Lord

2. On whose birth Anno Domini is based?
a) Julius Caesar
b) Cleopatra
c) Confucius
d) Jesus Christ

3. What does B. C. mean in relation to Anno Domini?
a) Before Caesar
b) Before Cleopatra
c) Before Confucius
d) Before Christ

4. Who introduced Anno Domini?
a) Dionysius Exiguus
b) Constantine
c) Augustus Caesar
d) Crassus

5. Anno Domini 1 was assigned to which year of foundation of Rome, known as A.U.C.?
a) 44
b) 100
c) 234
d) 754

6. Who is said to be the first Christian ruler to use Anno Domini (A.D.)?
a) Napoleon
b) Henry VII
c) Charles V
d) Charlemagne

7. Which year comes after 1 B.C.?
a) 2 B.C.
b) 1 A.D.
c) 0
d) 3 B.C.

8. Which era was used in Rome when Anno Domini was introduced?
a) Diocletian
b) Greek
c) Alexander
d) Philip

9. Which is the first year in the 20th century in Anno Domini?
a) 1801
b) 1800
c) 1900
d) 1901

10. Which is the last year in the second millennium in Anno Domini?
a) 1999
b) 2000
c) 2001
d) 3001

Anno Domini Quiz Questions with Answers

1. What is Anno Domini?
d) Year of the Lord

2. On whose birth Anno Domini is based?
d) Jesus Christ

3. What does B. C. mean in relation to Anno Domini?
d) Before Christ

4. Who introduced Anno Domini?
a) Dionysius Exiguus

5. Anno Domini 1 was assigned to which year of foundation of Rome, known as A.U.C.?
d) 754

6. Who is said to be the first Christian ruler to use Anno Domini (A.D.)?
d) Charlemagne

7. Which year comes after 1 B.C.?
b) 1 A.D.

8. Which era was used in Rome when Anno Domini was introduced?
a) Diocletian

9. Which is the first year in the 20th century in Anno Domini?
d) 1901

10. Which is the last year in the second millennium in Anno Domini?
b) 2000

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Updated: March 26, 2017 — 3:31 am

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  1. Very good Q.A. ,thank u Mr. Vincent.

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