Tag: United Kingdom

United Kingdom Quiz

1. United Kingdom was formed in which year?

2. Who was the monarch of United Kingdom from 1837 to 1901?

3. Who is the first woman Prime Minister of United Kingdom?

4. The monarch of United Kingdom is not the monarch of which country?

5. In England foolish jokes are told about which people?

6. In Ireland foolish jokes are told about which people?

7. Who was the King of England during the War of American Independence?

8. Which King ordered the waves to go back?

9. Who is the last Emperor of India?

10. When was Magna Carta signed?

11. Who personifies England?

12. Which city is on the banks of river Thames?

13. The fictional spy James Bond belongs to which organization?

14. Who wrote Pygmalion?

15. What is Scotland?

16. Who crowns the monarch of United Kingdom?

17. When did England win the Football World Cup?

18. Who is the patron saint of England?

19. How is the flag of United Kingdom known?

20. Who was the last Governor of Hong Kong?

21. In 1982 United Kingdom and Argentina fought over which territory?

22. Which country proclaimed Unilateral Declaration of Independence from United Kingdom in 1965?

23. In which war did the British use concentration camps?

24. Which title is held by the Crown Prince of United Kingdom?

25. Who said “For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction.”?

 

Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:33:55.

George VI Quiz

George VI Quiz Questions

1. When did George VI become king of UK?
a) 11 December 1936
b) 19 August 1938
c) 6 May 1920
d) 3 February 1911

2. When was George VI born?
a) 9 March 1901
b) 4 July 1876
c) 14 December 1895
d) 27 April 1888

3. Where was George VI born?
a) Bombay
b) London
c) Sandringham
d) Frankfurt

4. Which college did George VI attend?
a) Christ College
b) St. James’ College
c) St. George’s College
d) Trinity College

5. Of which duchy was George VI made duke in 1920?
a) Windsor
b) Sussex
c) York
d) Connaught

6. When was George VI crowned king?
a) 1 February 1925
b) 12 May 1937
c) 21 November 1921
d) 30 September 1948

7. Of which country was George VI the last king?
a) Belgium
b) Sweden
c) Norway
d) Ireland

8. Of which country was George VI the last emperor?
a) Russia
b) China
c) India
d) Brazil

9. Who of the following was not a prime minister when George VI was king?
a) Winston Churchill
b) Harold Wilson
c) Neville Chamberlain
d) Clement Atlee

10. When did George VI die?
a) 31 December 1960
b) 28 July 1938
c) 25 June 1956
d) 6 February 1952

George VI Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When did George VI become king of UK?
a) 11 December 1936

2. When was George VI born?
c) 14 December 1895

3. Where was George VI born?
c) Sandringham

4. Which college did George VI attend?
d) Trinity College

5. Of which duchy was George VI made duke in 1920?
c) York

6. When was George VI crowned king?
b) 12 May 1937

7. Of which country was George VI the last king?
d) Ireland

8. Of which country was George VI the last emperor?
c) India

9. Who of the following was not a prime minister when George VI was king?
b) Harold Wilson

10. When did George VI die?
d) 6 February 1952

Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:33:02.

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.