Triple Centuries In Test Cricket Quiz

1) Who was the first cricketer to hit a triple century in a Test and create a record for highest number of runs by an individual in a Test Innings?
a) Andrew Sandham
b) C. B. Fry
c) Jack Hobbs
d) Leary Constantine

2) Who broke the previous record by scoring 334 runs in a Test Innings?
a) Donald George Bradman
b) Hanif Mohammed
c) Michael Colin Cowdrey
d) Vijay Samuel Hazare

3) How many runs were scored by Leonard Hutton to create a new world record?
a) 302
b) 336
c) 337
d) 364

4) Who could not complete his triple century against South Africa in a Test Innings and remained 299 not out as the last batting partner was run out?
a) Lawrence Rowe
b) Sunil Gavaskar
c) Donald George Bradman
d) Peter May

5) Who broke Leonard Hutton’s record by scoring 365 not out?
a) Rohan Kanhai
b) Clive Lloyd
c) Conrad Hunte
d) Garfield Sobers

6) How many runs were scored by Brian Charles Lara when he overtook the previous record that had stood for 36 years 1 month and 16 days?
a) 373
b) 375
c) 374
d) 371

7) Who broke Brian Charles Lara’s record by scoring 380?
a) Kim Hughes
b) Matthew Hayden
c) Ricky Ponting
d) Adam Gilchrist

8) Brian Charles Lara was back again to claim the world record to his name. How many runs did he score?
a) 381
b) 384
c) 390
d) 400 not out

9) Who of the following has not hit two triple centuries in Tests?
a) Brian Charles Lara
b) Donald George Bradman
c) Walter Hammond
d) Virender Sehwag

10) Who batted 970 minutes when scoring 337 runs?
a) John Edrich
b) Hanif Mohammad
c) Robert Simpson
d) Anthony Greig

Triple Centuries In Test Cricket Quiz Answers

1) Who was the first cricketer to hit a triple century in a Test and create a record for highest number of runs by an individual in a Test Innings?
a) Andrew Sandham

2) Who broke the previous record by scoring 334 runs in a Test Innings?
a) Donald George Bradman

3) How many runs were scored by Leonard Hutton to create a new world record?
d) 364

4) Who could not complete his triple century against South Africa in a Test Innings and remained 299 not out as the last batting partner was run out?
c) Donald George Bradman

5) Who broke Leonard Hutton’s record by scoring 365 not out?
d) Garfield Sobers

6) How many runs were scored by Brian Charles Lara when he overtook the previous record that had stood for 36 years 1 month and 16 days?
b) 375

7) Who broke Brian Charles Lara’s record by scoring 380?
b) Matthew Hayden

8) Brian Charles Lara was back again to claim the world record to his name. How many runs did he score?
d) 400 not out

9) Who of the following has not hit two triple centuries in Tests?
c) Walter Hammond

10) Who batted 970 minutes when scoring 337 runs?
b) Hanif Mohammad

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Kurt Waldheim Quiz

Kurt Waldheim Quiz Questions

1. When was Kurt Waldheim secretary general of United Nations?
a) 1972-1981
b) 1945-1949
c) 1951-1960
d) 1961-1970

2. When was Kurt Waldheim born?
a) 12 January 1919
b) 7 April 1914
c) 17 July 1918
d) 21 December 1918

3. Where was Kurt Waldheim born?
a) Linz
b) Graz
c) Sankt Andra-Worden
d) Weiz

4. When did Kurt Waldheim lead Austria’s first delegation to United Nations?
a) 1953
b) 1957
c) 1955
d) 1954

5. Where did Kurt Waldheim represent Austria as minister plenipotentiary?
a) Canada
b) India
c) Pakistan
d) Australia

6. What was Kurt Waldheim’s post in 1968-1970?
a) Attorney General
b) Prime Minister
c) Foreign Minister
d) Home Secretary

7. When was Kurt Waldheim ambassador to United Nations?
a) 1952-1954
b) 1956-1958, 1961-1962
c) 1964-1968, 1970-1971
d) 1988-1992

8. When was Kurt Waldheim President of Austria?
a) 1982-1984
b) 1986-1992
c) 1948-1952
d) 1994-1996

9. When did Kurt Waldheim die?
a) 12 February 2000
b) 14 June 2007
c) 18 September 2009
d) 28 November 1995

10. Where did Kurt Waldheim die?
a) Wolfsberg
b) Vienna
c) Hallein
d) Bruck

Kurt Waldheim Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When was Kurt Waldheim secretary general of United Nations?
a) 1972-1981

2. When was Kurt Waldheim born?
d) 21 December 1918

3. Where was Kurt Waldheim born?
c) Sankt Andra-Worden

4. When did Kurt Waldheim lead Austria’s first delegation to United Nations?
c) 1955

5. Where did Kurt Waldheim represent Austria as minister plenipotentiary?
a) Canada

6. What was Kurt Waldheim’s post in 1968-1970?
c) Foreign Minister

7. When was Kurt Waldheim ambassador to United Nations?
c) 1964-1968, 1970-1971

8. When was Kurt Waldheim President of Austria?
b) 1986-1992

9. When did Kurt Waldheim die?
b) 14 June 2007

10. Where did Kurt Waldheim die?
b) Vienna

Originally posted 2017-02-24 22:35:51.

Joachim Murat Quiz

Equestrian portrait of Joachim Murat

Equestrian portrait of Joachim Murat (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Joachim Murat Quiz Questions

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1. What was Joachim Murat’s original name?
a) Giacomo Balla
b) Gioacchino Murat
c) Giacomo Carissimi
d) Joaquim Martins

2. When was Joachim Murat born?
a) 25 March 1767
b) 14 April 1756
c) 24 July 1761
d) 10 December 1764

3. Where was Joachim Murat born?
a) Versailles
b) Reims
c) La Bastide-Fortuniere
d) Nantes

4. Where was Joachim Murat aide-de-camp to Napoleon?
a) Denmark
b) Sweden
c) Libya
d) Italy

5. When did Joachim Murat become grand duke of Berg and Cleves?
a) 1788
b) 1797
c) 1806
d) 1803

6. Where did Joachim Murat lead a cavalry charge on Russians on 8 February 1807?
a) Ulm
b) Eylau
c) Jena
d) Austerlitz

7. When was Joachim Murat king of Naples?
a) 1816-1830
b) 1830-1848
c) 1852-1870
d) 1808-1815

8. Which code did Joachim Murat introduce in Naples?
a) Code Napoleon
b) Code Wellesley
c) Code of Hammurabi
d) Code of Justinian

9. When did Joachim Murat die?
a) 27 January 1819
b) 10 June 1828
c) 11 September 1824
d) 13 October 1815

10. Where did Joachim Murat die?
a) Pizzo
b) Borodino
c) Waterloo
d) Leipzig

Joachim Murat Quiz Questions with Answers

Portrait of Joachim Murat

Portrait of Joachim Murat (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. What was Joachim Murat’s original name?
b) Gioacchino Murat

2. When was Joachim Murat born?
a) 25 March 1767

3. Where was Joachim Murat born?
c) La Bastide-Fortuniere

4. Where was Joachim Murat aide-de-camp to Napoleon?
d) Italy

5. When did Joachim Murat become grand duke of Berg and Cleves?
c) 1806

6. Where did Joachim Murat lead a cavalry charge on Russians on 8 February 1807?
b) Eylau

7. When was Joachim Murat king of Naples?
d) 1808-1815

8. Which code did Joachim Murat introduce in Naples?
a) Code Napoleon

9. When did Joachim Murat die?
d) 13 October 1815

10. Where did Joachim Murat die?
a) Pizzo

Originally posted 2017-02-24 22:35:47.