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Julian Huxley Quiz

1. When was Julian Huxley born?
a) 11 March 1884
b) 22 June 1887
c) 26 July 1894
d) 10 October 1895

2. Where was Julian Huxley born?
a) London
b) Bristol
c) Leeds
d) Liverpool

3. Which college did Julian Huxley attend?
a) Bethany College
b) St. James’ College
c) Balliol College
d) Union College

4. At which university was Julian Huxley the head of biology department?
a) Harvard
b) Rice
c) Oxford
d) Cambridge

5. When did Julian Huxley serve in the British Army Intelligence Corps?
a) 1901-1904
b) 1908-1912
c) 1916-1918
d) 1920-1922

6. Where was Julian Huxley professor of zoology?
a) Christ College
b) King’s College
c) Amherst College
d) Trinity College

7. Of which organization was Julian Huxley the first director general?
a) Red Cross
b) WHO
c) UNESCO
d) FAO

8. When did Julian Huxley publish Ants?
a) 1912
b) 1918
c) 1930
d) 1944

9. Which book did Julian Huxley publish in 1964?
a) The Uniqueness of Man
b) Essays of a Humanist
c) On Living in a Revolution
d) Evolution in Action

10. When did Julian Huxley die?
a) 14 February 1975
b) 28 April 1968
c) 15 July 1969
d) 14 November 1973

Julian Huxley Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When was Julian Huxley born?
b) 22 June 1887

2. Where was Julian Huxley born?
a) London

3. Which college did Julian Huxley attend?
c) Balliol College

4. At which university was Julian Huxley the head of biology department?
b) Rice

5. When did Julian Huxley serve in the British Army Intelligence Corps?
c) 1916-1918

6. Where was Julian Huxley professor of zoology?
b) King’s College

7. Of which organization was Julian Huxley the first director general?
c) UNESCO

8. When did Julian Huxley publish Ants?
c) 1930

9. Which book did Julian Huxley publish in 1964?
b) Essays of a Humanist

10. When did Julian Huxley die?
a) 14 February 1975

Books by Julian Huxley
Source: http://www.nndb.com/people/009/000100706/

    Essays of a Biologist (1923)
    Animal Biology (1927, with J. B. S. Haldane)
    Religion Without Revelation (1927)
    The Science of Life (1931, with H. G. Wells)
    Scientific Research and Social Needs (1934)
    We Europeans (1936, with A. C. Haddon)
    The Living Thoughts of Darwin (1939)
    The New Systematics (1940)
    Evolution: the Modern Synthesis (1942)
    Evolutionary Ethics (1943)
    Touchstone for Ethics (1947)
    Man in the Modern World (1947)
    Heredity, East and West (1949)
    Biological Aspects of Cancer (1957)
    Towards a New Humanism (1957)
    New Bottles for New Wine (1958)
    The Humanist Frame (1962)
    Essays of a Humanist (1964)
    From an Antique Land (1966)
    The Courtship Habits of the Great Grebe (1968)
    Memories (1971-74, memoir, 2 vols.)

Originally posted 2016-05-20 20:21:34.

Hilaire Belloc Quiz

Hilaire Belloc Quiz Questions

1. When was Hilaire Belloc born?
a) 3 February 1874
b) 17 May 1872
c) 27 July 1870
d) 30 December 1865

2. Where was Hilaire Belloc born?
a) La Rochelle
b) La Celle Saint Cloud
c) Nantes
d) Paris

3. Which college did Hilaire Belloc attend?
a) Christ College
b) New College
c) King’s College
d) Balliol College

4. When was The Bad Child’s Book of Beasts published?
a) 1890
b) 1882
c) 1896
d) 1894

5. When did Hilaire Belloc become a British subject?
a) 1904
b) 1902
c) 1916
d) 1912

6. Which constituency did Hilaire Belloc represent in Parliament?
a) Kent
b) Birmingham
c) Salford
d) Lancaster

7. Which book did Hilaire Belloc write in 1920?
a) Europe and the Faith
b) James II
c) Wolsey
d) The Modern Traveller

8. Who illustrated Hilaire Belloc’s satiric novels?
a) John Keats
b) Gilbert Keith Chesterton
c) William Cobbett
d) Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

9. When did Hilaire Belloc die?
a) 31 January 1943
b) 10 June 1948
c) 16 July 1953
d) 12 November 1955

10. Where did Hilaire Belloc die?
a) Toul
b) Guildford
c) London
d) Naples

Hilaire Belloc Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When was Hilaire Belloc born?
c) 27 July 1870

2. Where was Hilaire Belloc born?
b) La Celle Saint Cloud

3. Which college did Hilaire Belloc attend?
d) Balliol College

4. When was The Bad Child’s Book of Beasts published?
c) 1896

5. When did Hilaire Belloc become a British subject?
b) 1902

6. Which constituency did Hilaire Belloc represent in Parliament?
c) Salford

7. Which book did Hilaire Belloc write in 1920?
a) Europe and the Faith

8. Who illustrated Hilaire Belloc’s satiric novels?
b) Gilbert Keith Chesterton

9. When did Hilaire Belloc die?
c) 16 July 1953

10. Where did Hilaire Belloc die?
b) Guildford

Originally posted 2016-05-16 17:43:26.

Ronald Knox Quiz

1. When was Ronald Knox born?
a) 17 February 1888
b) 8 April 1884
c) 27 September 1882
d) 20 November 1885

2. Where was Ronald Knox born?
a) Dublin
b) Kibworth Beauchamp
c) Belfast
d) Cork

3. Which college did Ronald Knox attend?
a) Canisius College
b) Dartmouth College
c) King’s College
d) Balliol College

4. Where was Ronald Knox appointed chaplain in 1912?
a) Christ College
b) New College
c) Trinity College
d) Queen’s College

5. When did Ronald Knox become a Roman Catholic?
a) 1914
b) 1922
c) 1917
d) 1918

6. Which of the following books did Ronald Knox write in 1927?
a) A Spiritual Aenied
b) The Belief of Catholics
c) Reunion All Round
d) Some Loose Stones

7. Which book of Ronald Knox is considered best of his detective novels?
a) Still Dead
b) Heaven and the Charing Cross
c) Captive Flames
d) Old Testament

8. When was On Englishing the Bible published?
a) 1949
b) 1952
c) 1946
d) 1942

9. When did Ronald Knox die?
a) 14 January 1961
b) 18 June 1966
c) 24 August 1957
d) 12 December 1975

10. Where did Ronald Knox die?
a) Mells
b) Plymouth
c) Ipswich
d) Liverpool

Ronald Knox Quiz Answers

1. When was Ronald Knox born?
a) 17 February 1888

2. Where was Ronald Knox born?
b) Kibworth Beauchamp

3. Which college did Ronald Knox attend?
d) Balliol College

4. Where was Ronald Knox appointed chaplain in 1912?
c) Trinity College

5. When did Ronald Knox become a Roman Catholic?
c) 1917

6. Which of the following books did Ronald Knox write in 1927?
b) The Belief of Catholics

7. Which book of Ronald Knox is considered best of his detective novels?
a) Still Dead

8. When was On Englishing the Bible published?
a) 1949

9. When did Ronald Knox die?
c) 24 August 1957

10. Where did Ronald Knox die?
a) Mells