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Augusta Masters Quiz

Augusta Masters Quiz Questions

1. Who conceived Augusta Masters golf tournament?
a) George Walker
b) Samuel Ryder
c) Lionel George Curtis
d) Robert Tyre Jones

2. Who designed Augusta golf course?
a) John Henry Taylor
b) Walter Travis
c) Alister MacKenzie
d) Thomas Morris

3. When was the first Augusta Masters held?
a) 1927
b) 1934
c) 1936
d) 1948

4. Who won the first Augusta Masters?
a) Gene Sarazen
b) Henry Picard
c) Horton Smith
d) Byron Nelson

5. When was Augusta Masters not held?
a) 1948-1952
b) 1936-1940
c) 1988-2000
d) 1943-1945

6. Who was the first to win Augusta Masters four times?
a) Arnold Daniel Palmer
b) Samuel Henry Ball
c) George Archer
d) Raymond Floyd

7. Who won Augusta Masters for the sixth time in 1986?

Jack Nicklaus

Jack Nicklaus (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

a) Gary Jim Player
b) Bernhard Langer
c) Jack William Nicklaus
d) Ian Woosnam

8. Who won Augusta Masters in 2012?
a) Bubba Watson
b) Charl Schwartzel
c) Phil Mickelson
d) Angel Cabrera

9. Who is the first Australian to win Augusta Masters?
a) Greg Norman
b) Adam Scott
c) Jason Day
d) Peter William Thomson

10. Which of the following is given to the winner of Augusta Masters?
a) Green jacket
b) Red hat
c) Blue cap
d) Yellow shirt

Augusta Masters Quiz Questions with Answers

1. Who conceived Augusta Masters golf tournament?
d) Robert Tyre Jones

2. Who designed Augusta golf course?
c) Alister MacKenzie

3. When was the first Augusta Masters held?
b) 1934

4. Who won the first Augusta Masters?
c) Horton Smith

5. When was Augusta Masters not held?
d) 1943-1945

6. Who was the first to win Augusta Masters four times?
a) Arnold Daniel Palmer

7. Who won Augusta Masters for the sixth time in 1986?

 

c) Jack William Nicklaus

8. Who won Augusta Masters in 2012?
a) Bubba Watson

9. Who is the first Australian to win Augusta Masters?
b) Adam Scott

10. Which of the following is given to the winner of Augusta Masters?
a) Green jacket

 

 

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Originally posted 2017-02-24 22:34:51.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan Quiz

Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751-1816) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Richard Brinsley Sheridan Quiz Questions

1. When was Richard Brinsley Sheridan baptized?
a) 21 February 1744
b) 15 May 1752
c) 23 August 1749
d) 4 November 1751

2. Where was Richard Brinsley Sheridan born?
a) Belfast
b) Dublin
c) Kilkenny
d) Waterford

3. With whom did Richard Brinsley Sheridan fight two duels?
a) Warren Hastings
b) Jonathan Swift
c) Thomas Mathews
d) Oliver Goldsmith

4. Where did Richard Brinsley Sheridan marry Elizabeth Ann Linley?
a) Marylebone Church
b) St. Paul’s Cathedral
c) Waltham Abbey
d) Middle Temple

5. Which play of Richard Brinsley Sheridan has the character Mrs. Malaprop?
a) St. Patrick’s Day
b) The Duenna
c) The Rivals
d) A Trip to Scarborough

6. Who is the model for the character of Sir Fretful Plagiary in Richard Brinsley Sheridan’s play The Critic?
a) Richard Cumberland
b) Charles James Fox
c) William Pitt
d) Edmund Burke

7. Which play of Richard Brinsley Sheridan is considered the greatest comedy of manners in English?
a) Pizarro
b) The Relapse
c) The School for Scandal
d) The Beggar’s Opera

8. Which party did Richard Brinsley Sheridan represent in Parliament?
a) Democratic
b) Republican
c) Jacobin
d) Whig

9. When did Richard Brinsley Sheridan die?
a) 26 January 1819
b) 10 June 1818
c) 7 July 1816
d) 12 December 1815

10. Where did Richard Brinsley Sheridan die?
a) Harrow
b) London
c) Bath
d) Bristol

Richard Brinsley Sheridan Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When was Richard Brinsley Sheridan baptized?
d) 4 November 1751

2. Where was Richard Brinsley Sheridan born?
b) Dublin

3. With whom did Richard Brinsley Sheridan fight two duels?
c) Thomas Mathews

4. Where did Richard Brinsley Sheridan marry Elizabeth Ann Linley?
a) Marylebone Church

5. Which play of Richard Brinsley Sheridan has the character Mrs. Malaprop?
c) The Rivals

6. Who is the model for the character of Sir Fretful Plagiary in Richard Brinsley Sheridan’s play The Critic?
a) Richard Cumberland

7. Which play of Richard Brinsley Sheridan is considered the greatest comedy of manners in English?
c) The School for Scandal

8. Which party did Richard Brinsley Sheridan represent in Parliament?
d) Whig

9. When did Richard Brinsley Sheridan die?
c) 7 July 1816

10. Where did Richard Brinsley Sheridan die?
b) London

Originally posted 2016-09-22 10:36:02.

Jons Jacob Berzelius Quiz

Jons Jacob Berzelius

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Jons Jacob Berzelius Quiz Questions

1. When was Jons Jacob Berzelius born?
a) 6 March 1776
b) 4 April 1778
c) 20 August 1779
d) 18 December 1756

2. Where was Jons Jacob Berzelius born?
a) Linkoping
b) Oslo
c) Copenhagen
d) Dalarna

3. Where did Jons Jacob Berzelius study medicine?
a) Karolinska Institute
b) Uppsala University
c) Umea University
d) St. Mary’s Hospital Medical School

4. When did Jons Jacob Berzelius discover cerium?
a) 1803
b) 1806
c) 1805
d) 1798

5. When was Stockholm School of Surgery merged with Medico-Chirurgiska Institutet?
a) 1796
b) 1812
c) 1810
d) 1814

6. Which of the following elements did Jons Jacob Berzelius discover in 1828?
a) Selenium
b) Vanadium
c) Didymium
d) Thorium

7. Which organization had Jons Jacob Berzelius as its perpetual secretary?
a) Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
b) Royal Society of London for Improving Natural Knowledge
c) Academie des Sciences
d) National Academy of Sciences

8. Which of the following terms did Jons Jacob Berzelius coin?
a) Fat
b) Carbohydrate
c) Nitrogen
d) Protein

9. When did Jons Jacob Berzelius die?
a) 7 January 1850
b) 28 June 1836
c) 7 August 1848
d) 11 November 1864

10. Where did Jons Jacob Berzelius die?
a) Kronoberg
b) Stockholm
c) Gotland
d) Norrbotten

Jons Jacob Berzelius Quiz Questions and Answers

1. When was Jons Jacob Berzelius born?
c) 20 August 1779

2. Where was Jons Jacob Berzelius born?
a) Linkoping

3. Where did Jons Jacob Berzelius study medicine?
b) Uppsala University

4. When did Jons Jacob Berzelius discover cerium?
a) 1803

5. When was Stockholm School of Surgery merged with Medico-Chirurgiska Institutet?
c) 1810

6. Which of the following elements did Jons Jacob Berzelius discover in 1828?
d) Thorium

7. Which organization had Jons Jacob Berzelius as its perpetual secretary?
a) Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

8. Which of the following terms did Jons Jacob Berzelius coin?
d) Protein

9. When did Jons Jacob Berzelius die?
c) 7 August 1848

10. Where did Jons Jacob Berzelius die?
b) Stockholm

Originally posted 2016-07-23 09:38:59.