Thomas Henry Huxley Quiz

Thomas Henry Huxley

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Thomas Henry Huxley Quiz Questions

1. When was Thomas Henry Huxley born?
a) 14 March 1824
b) 4 May 1825
c) 21 July 1828
d) 17 October 1835

2. Where was Thomas Henry Huxley born?
a) Ealing
b) Swansea
c) Bridgend
d) Lisburn

3. When did Thomas Henry Huxley discover a membrane, now known as Huxley’s layer?
a) 1844
b) 1848
c) 1838
d) 1845

4. When did Thomas Henry Huxley serve in the navy?
a) 1875-1880
b) 1889-1890
c) 1878-1882
d) 1846-1850

5. On which ship did Thomas Henry Huxley serve as assistant surgeon?
a) HMS Sheffield
b) HMS Invincible
c) HMS Rattlesnake
d) HMS Victory

6. What was Thomas Henry Huxley called for his support to the Theory of Evolution?
a) Darwin’s right hand
b) Darwin’s bulldog
c) Darwin’s watchdog
d) Darwin’s bloodhound

7. When did Thomas Henry Huxley coin the word agnostic?
a) 1861
b) 1869
c) 1872
d) 1875

8. Which club was formed by Thomas Henry Huxley and others in 1864 to advance science?
a) A-Club
b) X-Club
c) Y-Club
d) Z-Club

9. When did Thomas Henry Huxley die?
a) 18 January 1901
b) 29 June 1895
c) 12 August 1876
d) 31 December 1900

10. Where did Thomas Henry Huxley die?
a) York
b) Luton
c) Eastbourne
d) Bristol

Thomas Henry Huxley Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When was Thomas Henry Huxley born?
b) 4 May 1825

2. Where was Thomas Henry Huxley born?
a) Ealing

3. When did Thomas Henry Huxley discover a membrane, now known as Huxley’s layer?
d) 1845

4. When did Thomas Henry Huxley serve in the navy?
d) 1846-1850

5. On which ship did Thomas Henry Huxley serve as assistant surgeon?
c) HMS Rattlesnake

6. What was Thomas Henry Huxley called for his support to the Theory of Evolution?
b) Darwin’s bulldog

7. When did Thomas Henry Huxley coin the word agnostic?
b) 1869

8. Which club was formed by Thomas Henry Huxley and others in 1864 to advance science?
b) X-Club

9. When did Thomas Henry Huxley die?
b) 29 June 1895

10. Where did Thomas Henry Huxley die?
c) Eastbourne

Originally posted 2017-02-24 22:34:48.

Updated: September 4, 2018 — 8:22 pm

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