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Charlotte Bronte Quiz

Charlotte Bronte Quiz Questions

Portrait of Charlotte Brontë

Portrait of Charlotte Brontë (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. When was Charlotte Bronte born?
a) 9 March 1814
b) 21 April 1816
c) 30 July 1818
d) 6 November 1812

2. Where was Charlotte Bronte born?
a) Hampshire
b) Dover
c) Tweed
d) Thornton

3. Which school did Charlotte Bronte attend?
a) St. Anne School
b) St. Antony School
c) Clergy Daughters’ School
d) Holy Family School

4. Where did Charlotte Bronte teach?
a) Queen Mary School
b) Miss Patchett’s School
c) Miss Wooler’s School
d) St. Patrick’s School

5. When was Jane Eyre published?
a) 1842
b) 1847
c) 1832
d) 1836

English: Signature of Charlotte Bronte

Signature of Charlotte Bronte (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

6. What was Charlotte Bronte’s pen name?
a) Currer Bell
b) Agatha Christie
c) Acton Bell
d) John Bull

7. When did Charlotte Bronte marry Arthur Bell Nichols?
a) 21 January 1865
b) 29 June 1854
c) 14 August 1842
d) 18 November 1838

8. When did Charlotte Bronte die?
a) 31 March 1855
b) 9 February 1860
c) 18 September 1852
d) 19 December 1848

9. Where did Charlotte Bronte die?
a) Belfast
b) Dublin
c) Haworth
d) London

10. Which novel of Charlotte Bronte was published posthumously?
a) Shirley
b) The Professor
c) Villette
d) The Good Earth

Charlotte Bronte Quiz Questions with Answers

English: Brontë sisters' signatures as Currer,...

Brontë sisters’ signatures as Currer, Ellis and Acton Bell  (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. When was Charlotte Bronte born?
b) 21 April 1816

2. Where was Charlotte Bronte born?
d) Thornton

3. Which school did Charlotte Bronte attend?
c) Clergy Daughters’ School

4. Where did Charlotte Bronte teach?
c) Miss Wooler’s School

5. When was Jane Eyre published?
b) 1847

6. What was Charlotte Bronte’s pen name?
a) Currer Bell

7. When did Charlotte Bronte marry Arthur Bell Nichols?
b) 29 June 1854

8. When did Charlotte Bronte die?
a) 31 March 1855

9. Where did Charlotte Bronte die?
c) Haworth

10. Which novel of Charlotte Bronte was published posthumously?
b) The Professor

Originally posted 2017-02-24 22:32:54.

Edmond Halley Quiz

Edmond Halley Quiz Questions

Portrait of Edmond Halley

Portrait of Edmond Halley painted around 1687 by Thomas Murray (Royal Society, London) uploaded from http://www.phys.uu.nl/~vgent/astrology/newton.htm (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. When was Edmond Halley born?
a) 9 February1643
b) 5 April 1648
c) 23 July 1652
d) 8 November 1656

2. Where was Edmond Halley born?
a) Bristol
b) Haggerston
c) Cardiff
d) Liverpool

3. Which school did Edmond Halley attend?
a) St. Paul’s School
b) Kilkenny Grammar School
c) St. John’s School
d) Holy Family School

4. Which college did Edmond Halley attend?
a) Bethany College
b) Eton College
c) Queen’s College
d) Trinity College

5. Where did Edmond Halley compile a catalogue of southern stars?
a) Cape of Good Hope
b) Cape Comorin
c) St. Helena
d) Hobart

6. When was Edmond Halley elected a fellow of the Royal Society?
a) 1672
b) 1676
c) 1678
d) 1702

7. When did Edmond Halley publish A Synopsis of the Astronomy of Comets?
a) 1675
b) 1686
c) 1700
d) 1705

Plaque in South Cloister of Westminster Abbey

Plaque in South Cloister of Westminster Abbey (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

8. Edmond Halley predicted the return of a comet in 1758. How is that comet known?
a) Iseya Seki Comet
b) Halley’s Comet
c) Encke’s Comet
d) Crommelin’s Comet

9. When did Edmond Halley die?
a) 14 January 1742
b) 28 June 1738
c) 12 September 1740
d) 16 December 1746

10. Where did Edmond Halley die?
a) Greenwich
b) Manchester
c) Leeds
d) Dublin

Edmond Halley Quiz Questions and Answers

(Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. When was Edmond Halley born?
d) 8 November 1656

2. Where was Edmond Halley born?
b) Haggerston

3. Which school did Edmond Halley attend?
a) St. Paul’s School

4. Which college did Edmond Halley attend?
c) Queen’s College

5. Where did Edmond Halley compile a catalogue of southern stars?
c) St. Helena

6. When was Edmond Halley elected a fellow of the Royal Society?
c) 1678

7. When did Edmond Halley publish A Synopsis of the Astronomy of Comets?
d) 1705

8. Edmond Halley predicted the return of a comet in 1758. How is that comet known?
b) Halley’s Comet

9. When did Edmond Halley die?
a) 14 January 1742

10. Where did Edmond Halley die?
a) Greenwich

Originally posted 2016-10-02 02:54:47.