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Winston Churchill Quiz

Winston Churchill Quiz Questions

Winston Churchill, Prime Minister of the Unite...

Winston Churchill, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 and from 1951 to 1955. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

(This quiz is about Winston Leonard Spenser Churchill who was Prime Minister of UK.)

1) Which of the following colleges did Winston Churchill attend?
a) Trinity College, Carmarthen
b) King’s College, London
c) Royal Military College, Sandhurst
d) The Royal College of Music, London

2) During which war Winston Churchill was a journalist?
a) Boer War
b) Balkan War I
c) World War I
d) Balkan War II

3) To which newspaper Winston Churchill send military reports when he was in the army?
a) The Times
b) Guardian
c) Daily Telegraph
d) Frontier Mail

4) Which book of Winston Churchill was published first?
a) The River War
b) London to Ladysmith
c) Liberalism and the Social Problem
d) The Story of the Malakand Field Force

Young Winston Churchill as a Subaltern in the ...

Young Winston Churchill as a Subaltern in the 4th Hussars (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

5) When did Winston Churchill become Home Secretary?
a) 1899
b) 1902
c) 1905
d) 1910

6) When was Winston Churchill Minister of War and Air?
a) 1911-1912
b) 1914-1915
c) 1919-1920
d) 1921-1922

7) Who appointed Winston Churchill as Chancellor of the Exchequer?
a) Herbert Asquith
b) Stanley Baldwin
c) David Lloyd George
d) Henry Campbell-Bannerman

8) When did Winston Churchill paint “Sunset over the Atlas Mountains”?
a) 1900
b) 1921
c) 1935
d) 1953

Winston Churchill in Downing Street giving his...

Winston Churchill in Downing Street giving his famous ‘V’ sign. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

9) What did Winston Churchill promise when he became Prime Minister during World War II?
a) Milk and honey
b) Gold coins
c) Blood, sweat, toil and tears
d) Silver coins

10) In what field did Winston Churchill get Nobel Prize in 1953?
a) Chemistry
b) Medicine
c) Literature
d) Physics

Winston Churchill Quiz Questions with Answers

1) Which of the following colleges did Winston Churchill attend?
c) Royal Military College, Sandhurst

2) During which war Winston Churchill was a journalist?
a) Boer War

3) To which newspaper Winston Churchill send military reports when he was in the army?
c) Daily Telegraph

4) Which book of Winston Churchill was published first?
d) The Story of the Malakand Field Force

Yalta summit in February 1945 with (from left ...

Yalta summit in February 1945 with (from left to right) Winston Churchill, Franklin Roosevelt and Joseph Stalin. Also present are USSR Foreign Minister Vyacheslav Molotov (far left); Admiral of the Fleet Sir Andrew Cunningham, RN, Marshal of the RAF Sir Charles Portal, RAF, (both standing behind Churchill); Field Marshal Alan Brooke and Fleet Admiral William D. Leahy, USN, (standing behind Roosevelt). Note ornate carpets under the chairs. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

5) When did Winston Churchill become Home Secretary?
d) 1910

6) When was Winston Churchill Minister of War and Air?
c) 1919-1920

7) Who appointed Winston Churchill as Chancellor of the Exchequer?
b) Stanley Baldwin

8) When did Winston Churchill paint “Sunset over the Atlas Mountains”?
c) 1935

9) What did Winston Churchill promise when he became Prime Minister during World War II?
c) Blood, sweat, toil and tears

10) In what field did Winston Churchill get Nobel Prize in 1953?
c) Literature

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Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:32:02.

Arthur Wellesley Quiz

1. When was Arthur Wellesley Prime Minister of UK?
a) 1828-1830
b) 1814-1819
c) 1836-1848
d) 1849-1852

2. When was Arthur Wellesley born?
a) 14 March 1766
b) 1 May 1769
c) 22 July 1772
d) 4 November 1773

3. Where was Arthur Wellesley born?
a) Eton
b) Wellington
c) London
d) Dublin

4. Where was Arthur Wellesley in 1796-1805?
a) Australia
b) Canada
c) India
d) USA

5. Whom did Arthur Wellesley defeat at Assaye?
a) French
b) Marathas
c) Sikhs
d) Dutch

6. Where did Arthur Wellesley defeat Andoche Junot on 21 August 1808?
a) Lisbon
b) Madrid
c) Barcelona
d) Vimeiro

7. When did Arthur Wellesley defeat Andre Massena at Bussaco?
a) 31 January 1799
b) 24 April 1805
c) 27 September 1810
d) 25 December 1812

8. When did Arthur Wellesley enter Toulouse?
a) 28 February 1811
b) 10 April 1814
c) 8 August 1804
d) 5 October 1812

9. When was the Battle of Waterloo?
a) 26 January 1812
b) 18 June 1815
c) 11 July 1822
d) 9 November 1818

10. When did Arthur Wellesley die?
a) 6 October 1851
b) 24 May 1855
c) 15 March 1848
d) 14 September 1852

Arthur Wellesley Quiz

1. When was Arthur Wellesley Prime Minister of UK?
a) 1828-1830

2. When was Arthur Wellesley born?
b) 1 May 1769

3. Where was Arthur Wellesley born?
d) Dublin

4. Where was Arthur Wellesley in 1796-1805?
c) India

5. Whom did Arthur Wellesley defeat at Assaye?
b) Marathas

6. Where did Arthur Wellesley defeat Andoche Junot on 21 August 1808?
d) Vimeiro

7. When did Arthur Wellesley defeat Andre Massena at Bussaco?
c) 27 September 1810

8. When did Arthur Wellesley enter Toulouse?
b) 10 April 1814

9. When was the Battle of Waterloo?
b) 18 June 1815

10. When did Arthur Wellesley die?
d) 14 September 1852

Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:30:56.

Herbert Henry Asquith Quiz

Herbert Henry Asquith Quiz Questions

1. When was Herbert Henry Asquith Prime Minister of UK?
a) 1901-1905
b) 1908-1916
c) 1918-1922
d) 1895-1900

2. When was Herbert Henry Asquith born?
a) 1 March 1853
b) 2 June 1854
c) 12 September 1852
d) 18 October 1851

3. Where was Herbert Henry Asquith born?
a) Morley
b) Cardiff
c) Glasgow
d) Belfast

4. Which college did Herbert Henry Asquith attend?
a) Corpus Christi College
b) Balliol College
c) Magdalene College
d) Clare College

5. To which party did Herbert Henry Asquith belong?
a) Liberal
b) Conservative
c) Scottish National
d) Labour

6. When did Herbert Henry Asquith become home secretary?
a) 1898
b) 1884
c) 1892
d) 1905

7. What did the Parliament Act of 1911 do?
a) Granted universal adult franchise
b) Reduced the power of House of Lords
c) Gave women aged 21 the right to vote
d) Deprived hereditary peers the right to sit and vote in House of Lords

8. Against which country did UK declare war on 4 August 1914?
a) Russia
b) France
c) Germany
d) Spain

9. When did Herbert Henry Asquith die?
a) 15 February 1928
b) 22 May 1925
c) 16 July 1932
d) 4 October 1937

10. Where did Herbert Henry Asquith die?
a) Manchester
b) Sutton Courtenay
c) Birmingham
d) Richmond

Herbert Henry Asquith Quiz Questions and Answers

1. When was Herbert Henry Asquith Prime Minister of UK?
b) 1908-1916

2. When was Herbert Henry Asquith born?
c) 12 September 1852

3. Where was Herbert Henry Asquith born?
a) Morley

4. Which college did Herbert Henry Asquith attend?
b) Balliol College

5. To which party did Herbert Henry Asquith belong?
a) Liberal

6. When did Herbert Henry Asquith become home secretary?
c) 1892

7. What did the Parliament Act of 1911 do?
b) Reduced the power of House of Lords

8. Against which country did UK declare war on 4 August 1914?
c) Germany

9. When did Herbert Henry Asquith die?
a) 15 February 1928

10. Where did Herbert Henry Asquith die?
b) Sutton Courtenay

Originally posted 2017-02-24 22:35:18.