Alfred Russell Wallace Quiz

Alfred Russell Wallace Quiz Questions

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Alfred Russel Wallace (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. When was Alfred Russell Wallace born?
a) 8 January 1823
b) 9 June 1820
c) 28 August 1819
d) 30 December 1815

2. Where was Alfred Russell Wallace born?
a) Brasilia
b) Usk
c) Sao Paulo
d) Bandung

3. Which school did Alfred Russell Wallace attend?
a) Hertford Grammar School
b) St. George’s School
c) Rugby School
d) Harrow School

4. When did Alfred Russell Wallace publish Palm Trees of the Amazon and Their Uses?
a) 1842
b) 1853
c) 1836
d) 1848

5. Where did Alfred Russell Wallace do research in 1854-1862?
a) Amazon forests
b) Galapagos Archipelago
c) Malay Archipelago
d) Congo forests

6. What does Wallace Line separate?
a) Pacific Ocean from Indian Ocean
b) Indonesia from Malaysia
c) China from Philippines
d) Fauna of Asia from that of Australia

7. When did Alfred Russell Wallace write Contributions to the Theory of Natural Selection?
a) 1870
b) 1863
c) 1867
d) 1860

8. Which magazine was harsh on Alfred Russell Wallace for his belief in spiritualism?
a) The Wanderer
b) The Lancet
c) Life
d) Time

9. When did Alfred Russell Wallace die?
a) 26 January 1919
b) 10 May 1918
c) 28 September 1914
d) 7 November 1913

10. Where did Alfred Russell Wallace die?
a) Surabaya
b) Palu
c) Broadstone
d) Glamorgan

Alfred Russell Wallace Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When was Alfred Russell Wallace born?
a) 8 January 1823

2. Where was Alfred Russell Wallace born?
b) Usk

3. Which school did Alfred Russell Wallace attend?
a) Hertford Grammar School

4. When did Alfred Russell Wallace publish Palm Trees of the Amazon and Their Uses?
b) 1853

5. Where did Alfred Russell Wallace do research in 1854-1862?
c) Malay Archipelago

6. What does Wallace Line separate?
d) Fauna of Asia from that of Australia

7. When did Alfred Russell Wallace write Contributions to the Theory of Natural Selection?
a) 1870

8. Which magazine was harsh on Alfred Russell Wallace for his belief in spiritualism?
b) The Lancet

9. When did Alfred Russell Wallace die?
d) 7 November 1913

10. Where did Alfred Russell Wallace die?
c) Broadstone

Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:33:16.

Jammu and Kashmir Quiz

1. Which country is to the west of Jammu and Kashmir?

2. Who bought Kashmir from the British?

3. Who signed Jammu and Kashmir’s Instrument of Accession?

4. What is the term of Jammu and Kashmir’s Legislative Assembly?

5. Which is the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir?

6. Which is the winter capital of Jammu and Kashmir?

7. Which is the official language of Jammu and Kashmir?

8. Who was Jammu and Kashmir’s chief minister in 1983?

9. When was Kargil War?

10. Which article in Indian constitution is a temporary provision for Jammu and Kashmir?

Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:33:15.

Mars Quiz

Mars Quiz Questions

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The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope took this close-up of the red planet Mars when it was just 88 million kilometers away. This colour image was assembled from a series of exposures taken within 36 hours of the Mars closest approach with Hubble’s Wide Field and Planetary Camera 2. Mars will be closest to Earth on December 18, at 11:45 p.m. Universal Time. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1) Who is Mars in mythology?
a) God of Weather
b) King of Peace
c) God of Hunting
d) God of War

2) How is Mars sometimes referred to?
a) Blue Planet
b) Green Planet
c) Red Planet
d) Yellow Planet

3) Who discovered the two satellites of Mars?
a) Asaph Hall
b) Edwin Powell Hubble
c) Simon Marius
d) William Henry Pickering

4) Which spacecraft first visited Mars?
a) Pioneer 7
b) Viking 2
c) Ulysses
d) Mariner 4

5) What is the meaning of phobos?
a) Love
b) Envy
c) Fear
d) Greed

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Animation illustrating the hypothesis of main asteroid belt origin for the moons of Mars. Orbits of Jupiter and Mars are to scale, the rest is not to scale. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

6) Which gas composes 95.32% of Mars’s atmosphere?
a) Oxygen
b) Carbon Dioxide
c) Hydrogen
d) Ozone

7) How many days does Mars take to orbit the Sun?
a) 365
b) 445.28
c) 524
d) 686.98

8) What is the minimum distance between Earth and Mars?
a) 25 million miles
b) 35 million miles
c) 50 million miles
d) 60 million miles

9) Which science fiction’s radio broadcast in 1938 made people believe Martians have attacked Earth and caused panic?
a) Mars attacks
b) War of the Worlds
c) The Empire strikes back
d) Star Wars

10) What is the length of day of Mars?
a) 24.6229 hours
b) 14.9259 hours
c) 26 hours
d) 34 hours

Mars Quiz Questions with Answers

Asaph Hall's telescope at the U.S. Naval Obser...

Asaph Hall’s telescope at the U.S. Naval Observatory (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1) Who is Mars in mythology?
d) God of War

2) How is Mars sometimes referred to?
c) Red Planet

3) Who discovered the two satellites of Mars?
a) Asaph Hall

4) Which spacecraft first visited Mars?
d) Mariner 4

5) What is the meaning of phobos?
c) Fear

6) Which gas composes 95.32% of Mars’s atmosphere?
b) Carbon Dioxide

Asaph Hall, discoverer of the two Martian moons.

Asaph Hall, discoverer of the two Martian moons. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

7) How many days does Mars take to orbit the Sun?
d) 686.98

8) What is the minimum distance between Earth and Mars?
b) 35 million miles

9) Which science fiction’s radio broadcast in 1938 made people believe Martians have attacked Earth and caused panic?
b) War of the Worlds

10) What is the length of day of Mars?
a) 24.6229 hours

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Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:33:14.