Everton Weekes Quiz

Sir Everton DeCourcy Weekes, was a cricketer from Barbados. A right-handed batsman, he was known as one of the hardest hitters in world cricket. Weekes played in 48 Test matches for the West Indies cricket team from 1948 to 1958. He continued to play first-class cricket until 1964, surpassing 12,000 first-class runs in his final innings. As a coach he was in charge of the Canadian team at the 1979 Cricket World Cup, and he was also a commentator and international match referee.
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Everton Weekes Quiz Questions

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1. When was Everton Weekes born?
a) 26 February 1925
b) 8 April 1920
c) 20 August 1929
d) 6 October 1916

2. Where did Everton Weekes make his Test debut?
a) Adelaide
b) Bridgetown
c) Calcutta
d) Delhi

3. Where did Everton Weekes hit two centuries in a Test?
a) Port of Spain
b) Bridgetown
c) Calcutta
d) Delhi

4. How many consecutive Test Innings centuries did Everton Weekes hit?
a) Eight
b) Four
c) Six
d) Five

5. How many runs did Everton Weekes score in Test series in India in 1948-49?
a) 658
b) 821
c) 698
d) 779

6. Where did Everton Weekes play his last Test?
a) Port of Spain
b) Brisbane
c) Lord’s
d) Dunedin

7. What is Everton Weekes’ highest score in a Test Innings?
a) 182
b) 207
c) 306
d) 141

8. What is Everton Weekes’ Test batting average?
a) 60.81
b) 52.16
c) 58.61
d) 48.96

9. When did Everton Weekes die?
a) 16 January 2019
b) 14 June 2018
c) 1 July 2020
d) 22 December 2012

10. Where did Everton Weekes die?
a) Sydney
b) Barbados
c) Christchurch
d) Kingston

Everton Weekes Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When was Everton Weekes born?
a) 26 February 1925

2. Where did Everton Weekes make his Test debut?
b) Bridgetown

3. Where did Everton Weekes hit two centuries in a Test?
c) Calcutta

4. How many consecutive Test Innings centuries did Everton Weekes hit?
d) Five

5. How many runs did Everton Weekes score in Test series in India in 1948-49?
d) 779

6. Where did Everton Weekes play his last Test?
a) Port of Spain

7. What is Everton Weekes’ highest score in a Test Innings?
b) 207

8. What is Everton Weekes’ Test batting average?
c) 58.61

9. When did Everton Weekes die?
c) 1 July 2020

10. Where did Everton Weekes die?
b) Barbados

Chetan Chauhan Quiz

Chetan Pratap Singh Chauhan was a cricketer who played 40 Test matches for India. He played Ranji Trophy for Maharashtra and Delhi. He played most of his international cricket in the late 1970s and was the regular opening partner of Sunil Gavaskar during that period. Chetan Chauhan was appointed as Chairman of NIFT (National Institute of Fashion Technology) from June 2016 to June 2017. He was also twice elected to the Lok Sabha from Amroha in Uttar Pradesh, in 1991 and 1998. From 2018 to 2020, he was minister for youth and sports in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. Source: Wikipedia

Chetan Chauhan Quiz Questions

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1. When was Chetan Chauhan born?
a) 16 March 1949
b) 27 April 1948
c) 21 July 1947
d) 12 October 1950

2. Where was Chetan Chauhan born?
a) Allahabad
b) Bareilly
c) Calcutta
d) Poona

3. From which college did Chetan Chauhan graduate?
a) Woodrow Degree College
b) St. Gonsalo Garcia College
c) K. C. College
d) Wadia College

4. Where did Chetan Chauhan make Test debut?
a) Adelaide
b) Bombay
c) Lord’s
d) Dunedin

5. Against which country did Chetan Chauhan make Test debut?
a) Australia
b) England
c) West Indies
d) New Zealand

6. How many Tests did Chetan Chauhan play?
a) 25
b) 30
c) 40
d) 50

7. Where did Chetan Chauhan play his last Test?
a) Auckland
b) Brisbane
c) Oval
d) Delhi

8. How many Test century partnerships did Chetan Chauhan have with Sunil Gavaskar?
a) 10
b) 8
c) 6
d) 12

9. How many Test runs did Chetan Chauhan score?
a) 1964
b) 1882
c) 2414
d) 2084

10. When did Chetan Chauhan die?
a) 26 January 2001
b) 8 June 2012
c) 16 August 2020
d) 6 November 2016

Chetan Chauhan Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When was Chetan Chauhan born?
c) 21 July 1947

2. Where was Chetan Chauhan born?
b) Bareilly

3. From which college did Chetan Chauhan graduate?
d) Wadia College

4. Where did Chetan Chauhan make Test debut?
b) Bombay

5. Against which country did Chetan Chauhan make Test debut?
d) New Zealand

6. How many Tests did Chetan Chauhan play?
c) 40

7. Where did Chetan Chauhan play his last Test?
a) Auckland

8. How many Test century partnerships did Chetan Chauhan have with Sunil Gavaskar?
a) 10

9. How many Test runs did Chetan Chauhan score?
d) 2084

10. When did Chetan Chauhan die?
c) 16 August 2020

Mary Shelley Quiz

Portrait of Mary Shelley

Reginald Easton painted this miniature portrait of Mary Shelley, on a flax coloured background. It incorporates a circlet backed by blue, the same seen in the Rothwell painting and a shawl. Seymour, p543 Abinger Collection (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Mary Shelley Quiz Questions

1. Which is Mary Shelley’s most famous novel?
a) Frankenstein
b) Lodore
c) The Last Man
d) Valperga

2. What was Mary Shelley’s maiden name?
a) Maria Kempes
b) Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin
c) Marie Pen
d) Barbara Cartland

3. When was Mary Shelley born?
a) 31 January 1796
b) 30 August 1797
c) 4 May 1794
d) 19 December 1795

4. Where was Mary Shelley born?
a) Bristol
b) Edinburgh
c) London
d) Plymouth

5. When did Mary Shelley elope with Percy Bysshe Shelley?
a) 3 March 1812
b) 27 July 1814
c) 21 April 1816
d) 18 October 1811

6. When did Mary Shelley marry Percy Bysshe Shelley?
a) 3 March 1814
b) 29 June 1817
c) 21 August1818
d) 30 December 1816

7. Which volcano’s eruption is said to have caused Mary Shelley to write Frankenstein as the unnatural chill due to eruption confined her indoors at Vila Diodati on Lake Geneva?
a) Krakatoa
b) Mount Pinatubo
c) Eyjafjallajokull
d) Tambora

8. When did Mary Shelley write Falkner?
a) 1823
b) 1837
c) 1826
d) 1832

9. When did Mary Shelley die?
a) 1 February 1851
b) 11 November 1856
c) 7 August 1867
d) 18 May 1862

10. When was The Journals of Mary Shelley, 1814-1844 published?
a) 1956
b) 1944
c) 1972
d) 1987

Mary Shelley Quiz Questions with Answers

1. Which is Mary Shelley’s most famous novel?
a) Frankenstein

2. What was Mary Shelley’s maiden name?
b) Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin

3. When was Mary Shelley born?
b) 30 August 1797

4. Where was Mary Shelley born?
c) London

5. When did Mary Shelley elope with Percy Bysshe Shelley?
b) 27 July 1814

6. When did Mary Shelley marry Percy Bysshe Shelley?
d) 30 December 1816

7. Which volcano’s eruption is said to have caused Mary Shelley to write Frankenstein as the unnatural chill due to eruption confined her indoors at Vila Diodati on Lake Geneva?
d) Tambora

8. When did Mary Shelley write Falkner?
b) 1837

9. When did Mary Shelley die?
a) 1 February 1851

10. When was The Journals of Mary Shelley, 1814-1844 published?
d) 1987

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