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Anne Quiz

1. When did Anne become queen of England, Scotland and Ireland?
a) 19 March 1702
b) 14 April 1694
c) 22 August 1688
d) 25 November 1661

2. When was Anne born?
a) 6 February 1665
b) 21 May 1663
c) 12 July 1658
d) 3 October 1642

3. Where was Anne born?
a) Copenhagen
b) Amsterdam
c) London
d) Paris

4. What was Anne’s dynasty?
a) Windsor
b) Stuart
c) Tudor
d) Hanover

5. How many times was Anne pregnant?
a) 12
b) 14
c) 16
d) 18

6. How many children of Anne were born alive?
a) Nine
b) Seven
c) Five
d) Three

7. When was Act of Settlement passed?
a) 1699
b) 1717
c) 1701
d) 1718

8. When was United Kingdom of Great Britain formed by uniting England and Scotland?
a) 1695
b) 1707
c) 1721
d) 1728

9. Which war was fought during the rule of Anne?
a) War of Roses
b) War of American Independence
c) War of Spanish Succession
d) War of Polish Succession

10. When did Anne die?
a) 5 January 1720
b) 9 June 1718
c) 1 August 1714
d) 10 December 1712

Anne Quiz Answers

1. When did Anne become queen of England, Scotland and Ireland?
a) 19 March 1702

2. When was Anne born?
a) 6 February 1665

3. Where was Anne born?
c) London

4. What was Anne’s dynasty?
b) Stuart

5. How many times was Anne pregnant?
d) 18

6. How many children of Anne were born alive?
c) Five

7. When was Act of Settlement passed?
c) 1701

8. When was United Kingdom of Great Britain formed by uniting England and Scotland?
b) 1707

9. Which war was fought during the rule of Anne?
c) War of Spanish Succession

10. When did Anne die?
c) 1 August 1714

Originally posted 2017-02-24 22:35:54.

Maria Theresa Quiz

Maria Theresa Quiz Questions

1. When was Maria Theresa born?
a) 1 January 1701
b) 4 July 1704
c) 13 May 1717
d) 12 December 1712

2. Where was Maria Theresa born?
a) Graz
b) Vienna
c) Weiz
d) Liezen

3. When did Maria Theresa marry Francis Stephen (Francis I)?
a) 12 February 1736
b) 14 April 1721
c) 6 August 1719
d) 8 October 1740

4. How many children were born to Maria Theresa and Francis Stephen (Francis I)?
a) 12
b) 14
c) 16
d) 18

5. Which war broke out soon after Maria Theresa succeeded Charles VI?
a) War of Spanish Succession
b) Opium War
c) War of Austrian Succession
d) Peninsular War

6. Who invaded Silesia in 1740?
a) Frederick II
b) Alexander II
c) Peter III
d) James VII

7. When was Seven Years’ War?
a) 1740-1748
b) 1756-1763
c) 1723-1730
d) 1702-1709

8. Which war was fought in 1778-1779?
a) War of Bavarian Succession
b) War of Polish Succession
c) Boer War
d) Punic War I

9. Which order’s institutions were closed by Maria Theresa?
a) Order of Preachers
b) Society of Jesus
c) Society of Discalced Carmelites
d) Order of Friars Minon

10. When did Maria Theresa die?
a) 30 September 1800
b) 29 April 1802
c) 28 January 1792
d) 29 November 1780

Maria Theresa Quiz Questions and Answers

1. When was Maria Theresa born?
c) 13 May 1717

2. Where was Maria Theresa born?
b) Vienna

3. When did Maria Theresa marry Francis Stephen (Francis I)?
a) 12 February 1736

4. How many children were born to Maria Theresa and Francis Stephen (Francis I)?
c) 16

5. Which war broke out soon after Maria Theresa succeeded Charles VI?
c) War of Austrian Succession

6. Who invaded Silesia in 1740?
a) Frederick II

7. When was Seven Years’ War?
b) 1756-1763

8. Which war was fought in 1778-1779?
a) War of Bavarian Succession

9. Which order’s institutions were closed by Maria Theresa?
b) Society of Jesus

10. When did Maria Theresa die?
d) 29 November 1780

Originally posted 2016-09-19 02:30:47.

Louis XIV Quiz

(This quiz is about Louis XIV of France.)

Louis XIV, King of France, in 1661.

Louis XIV, King of France, in 1661. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Louis XIV Quiz Questions

1) At what age Louis XIV became king?
a) Four years
b) Ten years
c) Six years
d) Eight years

2) How long was the reign of Louis XIV?
a) 40 years
b) 25 years
c) 45 years
d) 72 years

3) What ended the Thirty Years’ War?
a) Peace of Westphalia
b) Peace of Pyrenees
c) Treaty of Paris
d) Treaty of Amiens

4) Who was the chief minister during the first 18 years of Louis XIV’s reign?
a) Cardinal Richeilieu
b) Cardinal Mazarin
c) Robert Walpole
d) Jaques Chirac

5) When did Louis XIV move to Versailles permanently?
a) 1638
b) 1643
c) 1653
d) 1682

Map of Europe in 1648 showing the three Romani...

Map of Europe in 1648 showing the three Romanian principalities: Wallachia, Transylvania and Moldova (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

6) By which edict Louis XIV revoked the Huguenots’ right of worship?
a) Edict of Nantes
b) Edict of Milan
c) Edict of Fontainebleau
d) Edict of Florence

7) When was the War of Spanish Succession?
a) 1618-1648
b) 1701-1714
c) 1756-1763
d) 1667-1668

8) Which anti-Jansenist bull was issued by the pope at the request of Louis XIV?
a) Exurge Domine
b) Divino Efflante Spiritu
c) Unigenitus
d) Nostra Aetate

9) Who as controller general of finances sharply reduced the annual treasury deficit?
a) Jean Baptiste Colbert
b) Jean Baptiste Moliere
c) Nicolas Fouquet
d) Jules Mansart

10) Which of the following statements is attributed to Louis XIV?
a) After me the deluge.
b) I am the state.
c) Let them eat cakes.
d) We are not amused.

Louis XIV Quiz Questions with Answers

English: Galerie des Glaces (Hall of Mirrors) ...

English: Galerie des Glaces (Hall of Mirrors) in the Palace of Versailles, Versailles, France. Français : Galerie des Glaces du Château de Versailles, à Versailles en France. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1) At what age Louis XIV became king?
a) Four years

2) How long was the reign of Louis XIV?
d) 72 years

3) What ended the Thirty Years’ War?
a) Peace of Westphalia

4) Who was the chief minister during the first 18 years of Louis XIV’s reign?
b) Cardinal Mazarin

5) When did Louis XIV move to Versailles permanently?
d) 1682

6) By which edict Louis XIV revoked the Huguenots’ right of worship?
c) Edict of Fontainebleau

7) When was the War of Spanish Succession?
b) 1701-1714

8) Which anti-Jansenist bull was issued by the pope at the request of Louis XIV?
c) Unigenitus

9) Who as controller general of finances sharply reduced the annual treasury deficit?
a) Jean Baptiste Colbert

10) Which of the following statements is attributed to Louis XIV?
b) I am the state.

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Originally posted 2016-07-01 21:57:11.