Joseph Priestley Quiz

Joseph Priestley Quiz Questions

1. When did Joseph Priestley discover oxygen?
a) 22 January 1756
b) 5 April 1654
c) 1 August 1774
d) 12 December 1772

2. What did Joseph Priestley call oxygen?
a) Dephlogisticated air
b) Laughing gas
c) Marine acid air
d) Vitriolic acid air

3. When was Joseph Priestley born?
a) 13 March 1733
b) 10 May 1751
c) 25 September 1726
d) 30 November 1742

4. Where was Joseph Priestley born?
a) Calne
b) Birstall Fieldhead
c) Paris
d) Hackney

5. Which academy did Joseph Priestley attend?
a) National Academy of Sciences
b) Phillips Academy
c) Dissenting Academy
d) Crusca Academy

6. How many gases did Joseph Priestley discover?
a) Four
b) Seven
c) Eight
d) Ten

7. Who destroyed Joseph Priestley’s house and laboratory?
a) Jacobins
b) Church and King mob
c) Lollards
d) Red Brigade

8. When did Joseph Priestley flee to USA?
a) 1776
b) 1784
c) 1794
d) 1789

9. When did Joseph Priestley die?
a) 6 February 1804
b) 3 June 1798
c) 7 July 1806
d) 1 October 1800

10. Where did Joseph Priestley die?
a) Oxford
b) Northumberland
c) Edinburgh
d) Brussels

Joseph Priestley Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When did Joseph Priestley discover oxygen?
c) 1 August 1774

2. What did Joseph Priestley call oxygen?
a) Dephlogisticated air

3. When was Joseph Priestley born?
a) 13 March 1733

4. Where was Joseph Priestley born?
b) Birstall Fieldhead

5. Which academy did Joseph Priestley attend?
c) Dissenting Academy

6. How many gases did Joseph Priestley discover?
d) Ten

7. Who destroyed Joseph Priestley’s house and laboratory?
b) Church and King mob

8. When did Joseph Priestley flee to USA?
c) 1794

9. When did Joseph Priestley die?
a) 6 February 1804

10. Where did Joseph Priestley die?
b) Northumberland

Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:35:44.

Giosue Carducci Quiz

Giosue Carducci Quiz Questions

1. When did Giosue Carducci get Nobel Prize for Literature?
a) 1911
b) 1906
c) 1905
d) 1908

2. When was Giosue Carducci born?
a) 9 March 1831
b) 21 April 1836
c) 27 July 1835
d) 27 December 1843

3. Where was Giosue Carducci born?
a) Verona
b) Turin
c) Brescia
d) Val di Castello

4. Which university did Giosue Carducci attend?
a) Albano
b) Pisa
c) Padua
d) Siena

5. Where was Giosue Carducci professor?
a) Bologna
b) Liguria
c) Aosta
d) Cuneo

6. When was Rime published?
a) 1830
b) 1857
c) 1845
d) 1860

7. Which book of Giosue Carducci was published in 1868?
a) Odi barbare
b) Juvenilia
c) Giambi ed epodi
d) Levia Gravia

8. When did Giosue Carducci made a senator for life?
a) 1875
b) 1870
c) 1890
d) 1885

9. When did Giosue Carducci die?
a) 16 February 1907
b) 3 June 1904
c) 7 October 1909
d) 22 November 1908

10. Where did Giosue Carducci die?
a) Sassari
b) Bologna
c) Nuoro
d) Iglesias

Giosue Carducci Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When did Giosue Carducci get Nobel Prize for Literature?
b) 1906

2. When was Giosue Carducci born?
c) 27 July 1835

3. Where was Giosue Carducci born?
d) Val di Castello

4. Which university did Giosue Carducci attend?
b) Pisa

5. Where was Giosue Carducci professor?
a) Bologna

6. When was Rime published?
b) 1857

7. Which book of Giosue Carducci was published in 1868?
d) Levia Gravia

8. When did Giosue Carducci made a senator for life?
c) 1890

9. When did Giosue Carducci die?
a) 16 February 1907

10. Where did Giosue Carducci die?
b) Bologna

Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:35:43.

William Shakespeare Quiz

William Shakespeare Quiz Questions

1) When wasWilliam Shakespeare born?

William Shakespeare

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a) 23 April 1564
b) 15 July 1580
c) 25 December 1600
d) 1 January 1601

2) Where was William Shakespeare born?
a) London
b) New York
c) Paris
d) Stratford-on-Avon

3) Whom did William Shakespeare marry?
a) Anne Hathaway
b) Mary Tudor
c) Jane Grey
d) Elizabeth Newson

4) By how many years William Shakespeare‘s wife was older to William Shakespeare?
a) Five
b) Eight
c) Six
d) Nine

5) How many plays did William Shakespeare write?
a) 10
b) 15
c) 24
d) 37

6) How many Acts are in William Shakespeare’s plays?
a) Three
b) Four
c) Five
d) Six

7) Who is the Shrew in the play The Taming of the Shrew?
a) Bianca
b) Cleopatra
c) Katherine
d) Matilda

8) Which play has the characters Cordelia, Goneril and Regan?
a) Pericles
b) King Lear
c) A Midsummer Night’s Dream
d) Cymbeline

9) Which is the last play written by William Shakespeare?
a) As you like it
b) Two Gentlemen from Verona
c) Henry V
d) The Tempest

10) When did William Shakespeare die?
a) 31 December 1707
b) 24 January 1649
c) 3 March 1626
d) 23 April 1616

William Shakespeare Quiz Questions with Answers

1) When was William Shakespeare born?
a) 23 April 1564

2) Where was William Shakespeare born?
d) Stratford-on-Avon

3) Whom did William Shakespeare marry?
a) Anne Hathaway

4) By how many years William Shakespeare‘s wife was older to William Shakespeare?
b) Eight

5) How many plays did William Shakespeare write?
d) 37

6) How many Acts are in William Shakespeare’s plays?
c) Five

7) Who is the Shrew in the play The Taming of the Shrew?
c) Katherine

8) Which play has the characters Cordelia, Goneril and Regan?
b) King Lear

9) Which is the last play written by William Shakespeare?
d) The Tempest

10) When did William Shakespeare die?
d) 23 April 1616

 

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Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:35:42.