Svante Arrhenius Quiz

Svante Arrhenius

Svante Arrhenius (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Svante August Arrhenius was a Swedish scientist, originally a physicist, but often referred to as a chemist, and one of the founders of the science of physical chemistry. The Arrhenius equation, lunar crater Arrhenius and the Arrhenius Labs at Stockholm University are named after him. The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1903 was awarded to Svante Arrhenius “in recognition of the extraordinary services he has rendered to the advancement of chemistry by his electrolytic theory of dissociation”.

Svante Arrhenius Quiz Questions

1. When did Svante Arrhenius win Nobel Prize for Chemistry?
a) 1905
b) 1903
c) 1911
d) 1917

2. When was Svante Arrhenius born?
a) 19 February 1859
b) 7 May 1850
c) 9 August 1852
d) 3 November 1857

3. Where was Svante Arrhenius born?
a) Oslo
b) Helsinki
c) Vik
d) Berlin

4. Which university did Svante Arrhenius attend?
a) Copenhagen
b) Sorbonne
c) Oxford
d) Uppsala

5. For what did Svante Arrhenius win Nobel Prize for Chemistry?
a) Synthesis of ammonia
b) Theory of electrolytic dissociation
c) Work on disperse systems
d) Vitamin research

6. Which magazine published Svante Arrhenius’ article on climate model of influence of carbon dioxide on the atmosphere?
a) Nature
b) Quarterly Review
c) The Philosophical Magazine
d) Spectator

7. When did Svante Arrhenius publish Worlds in the Making?
a) 1908
b) 1905
c) 1900
d) 1904

8. Which field did Svante Arrhenius abandon after experimenting on plants and animals?
a) Dendrology
b) Immunology
c) Astronomy
d) Zoology

9. When did Svante Arrhenius die?
a) 14 January 1932
b) 5 April 1934
c) 15 September 1949
d) 2 October 1927

10. Where did Svante Arrhenius die?
a) Graz
b) Amsterdam
c) Stockholm
d) Riga

Svante Arrhenius Quiz Questions and Answers

1. When did Svante Arrhenius win Nobel Prize for Chemistry?
b) 1903

2. When was Svante Arrhenius born?
a) 19 February 1859

3. Where was Svante Arrhenius born?
c) Vik

4. Which university did Svante Arrhenius attend?
d) Uppsala

5. For what did Svante Arrhenius win Nobel Prize for Chemistry?
b) Theory of electrolytic dissociation

6. Which magazine published Svante Arrhenius’ article on climate model of influence of carbon dioxide on the atmosphere?
c) The Philosophical Magazine

7. When did Svante Arrhenius publish Worlds in the Making?
a) 1908

8. Which field did Svante Arrhenius abandon after experimenting on plants and animals?
b) Immunology

9. When did Svante Arrhenius die?
d) 2 October 1927

10. Where did Svante Arrhenius die?
c) Stockholm

Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:33:07.

San Marino Quiz

Flag of San Marino

Flag of San Marino (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

San Marino Quiz Questions

1. Who is said to be the founder of San Marino?
a) St. Marinus
b) Julius Caesar
c) Mark Antony
d) Constantine

2. What is the national motto of San Marino?
a) Equality
b) Liberty
c) Peace
d) Justice

3. On which mountain is San Marino situated?
a) Mont Blanc
b) Mount Carmel
c) Mount Vesuvius
d) Mount Titano

Map of the municipalities (castelli) of San Marino

Map of the municipalities (castelli) of San Marino (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

4. Which country surrounds San Marino?
a) France
b) Denmark
c) Italy
d) Spain

5. Who gave Sarravalle to San Marino in 1463?
a) Alexander VI
b) Pius II
c) Urban VIII
d) Henry V

6. Who offered to extend San Marino’s territory in 1797?
a) George IV
b) William IV
c) Napoleon
d) Louis XVI

7. Who are heads of state and government of San Marino?
a) President and Prime Minister
b) King and Chancellor
c) Consuls
d) Captains regent

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San Marino Castle, Republic of San Marino. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

8. Which is the capital of San Marino?
a) Borgo Maggiore
b) San Marino
c) Serravalle
d) Acquaviva

9. Which is the currency of San Marino?
a) Euro
b) Lats
c) Mark
d) Rouble

10. Which is the official language of San Marino?
a) French
b) English
c) Italian
d) Spanish

San Marino Quiz Questions with Answers

Chesta, the highest of Monte Titano's summits.

Chesta, the highest of Monte Titano’s summits. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. Who is said to be the founder of San Marino?
a) St. Marinus

2. What is the national motto of San Marino?
b) Liberty

3. On which mountain is San Marino situated?
d) Mount Titano

4. Which country surrounds San Marino?
c) Italy

5. Who gave Sarravalle to San Marino in 1463?
b) Pius II

6. Who offered to extend San Marino’s territory in 1797?
c) Napoleon

7. Who are heads of state and government of San Marino?
d) Captains regent

8. Which is the capital of San Marino?
b) San Marino

9. Which is the currency of San Marino?
a) Euro

10. Which is the official language of San Marino?
c) Italian

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Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:33:06.

Nelson Mandela Quiz

Nelson Mandela Quiz Questions

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A USSR stamp, 70th Birth Anniversary of Nelson Mandela. Date of issue: 18th July 1988. Designer: B. Ilyukhin. Michel catalogue number: 5853. 10 K. multicoloured. Portrait of Nelson Mandela (fighter for freedom of Africa). (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. When was Nelson Mandela president of South Africa?
a) 1986-1991
b) 1994-1999
c) 2004-2009
d) 2007-2012

2. When was Nelson Mandela born?
a) 5 February 1914
b) 14 May 1912
c) 18 July 1918
d) 30 November 1915

3. Where was Nelson Mandela born?
a) Mvezo
b) Kimberley
c) Port Elizabeth
d) Rustenburg

4. When did Nelson Mandela join African National Congress?
a) 1936
b) 1940
c) 1942
d) 1944

5. When was Nelson Mandela in prison?
a) 1962-1990
b) 1944-1948
c) 1948-1952
d) 1952-1956

6. When did Nelson Mandela win Nobel Prize for Peace?
a) 1990
b) 1993
c) 1984
d) 1986

7. Which book of Nelson Mandela was published in 1994?
a) Higher than Hope
b) No Walk to Freedom
c) I Am Prepared to Die
d) Long Walk to Freedom

8. Which policy ended when Nelson Mandela became president of South Africa?
a) Big Stick
b) Communism
c) Apartheid
d) Open Door

9. When did Nelson Mandela die?
a) 22 January 2009
b) 14 June 2008
c) 18 July 2012
d) 5 December 2013

10. Where did Nelson Mandela die?
a) Durban
b) Cape Town
c) Johannesburg
d) Sharpeville

Nelson Mandela Quiz Questions with Answers

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Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg, Gauteng, on 13 May 2008 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. When was Nelson Mandela president of South Africa?
b) 1994-1999

2. When was Nelson Mandela born?
c) 18 July 1918

3. Where was Nelson Mandela born?
a) Mvezo

4. When did Nelson Mandela join African National Congress?
d) 1944

5. When was Nelson Mandela in prison?
a) 1962-1990

6. When did Nelson Mandela win Nobel Prize for Peace?
b) 1993

7. Which book of Nelson Mandela was published in 1994?
d) Long Walk to Freedom

8. Which policy ended when Nelson Mandela became president of South Africa?
c) Apartheid

9. When did Nelson Mandela die?
d) 5 December 2013

10. Where did Nelson Mandela die?
c) Johannesburg

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Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:33:04.