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Pearl Buck Quiz

1. What was Pearl Buck’s original name?
a) Gina Harrison
b) Pearl Comfort Sydenstricker
c) Jane Seymour
d) Victoria Crawford

2. When was Pearl Buck born?
a) 10 February 1889
b) 26 June 1892
c) 11 July 1894
d) 17 November 1896

3. Where was Pearl Buck born?
a) Peking
b) Hillsboro
c) Canton
d) Tokyo

4. Which college did Pearl Buck attend?
a) William and Mary College
b) Randolph-Macon Woman’s College
c) Rhodes College
d) Trinity College

5. Which University did Pearl Buck attend?
a) Cornell
b) Harvard
c) Shanghai
d) Yale

6. Which novel won Pearl Buck Pulitzer Prize in 1932?
a) The House of Earth
b) The Good Earth
c) Dragon Seed
d) The Imperial Woman

7. When did Pearl Buck get Nobel Prize for Literature?
a) 1921
b) 1927
c) 1935
d) 1938

8. What pen name did Pearl Buck use to write The Townsman?
a) James Hadley Chase
b) Barbara Cartland
c) John Sedges
d) Agatha Christie

9. When did Pearl Buck die?
a) 6 March 1973
b) 3 April 1975
c) 28 September 1977
d) 29 December 1968

10. Where did Pearl Buck die?
a) Danby
b) New York
c) Reno
d) Lynchburg


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Pearl Buck Quiz Questions with Answers

1. What was Pearl Buck’s original name?
b) Pearl Comfort Sydenstricker

2. When was Pearl Buck born?
b) 26 June 1892

3. Where was Pearl Buck born?
b) Hillsboro

4. Which college did Pearl Buck attend?
b) Randolph-Macon Woman’s College

5. Which University did Pearl Buck attend?
a) Cornell

6. Which novel won Pearl Buck Pulitzer Prize in 1932?
b) The Good Earth

7. When did Pearl Buck get Nobel Prize for Literature?
d) 1938

8. What pen name did Pearl Buck use to write The Townsman?
c) John Sedges

9. When did Pearl Buck die?
a) 6 March 1973

10. Where did Pearl Buck die?
a) Danby

Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:34:14.

Rutherford Hayes Quiz

Rutherford B. Hayes.

Rutherford B. Hayes. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Signature of Rutherford B. Hayes.

Signature of Rutherford B. Hayes. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

President Rutherford B. Haye and his cabinet

President Hayes and his cabinet (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Rutherford B. Hayes, presidential inaugurations

Rutherford B. Hayes, presidential inaugurations (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

(This quiz is about the nineteenth President of USA.)

Rutherford Hayes Quiz Questions

1) When was Rutherford Hayes sworn in as President of USA?
a) 10 July 1876
b) 4 March 1877
c) 20 January 1877
d) 4 November 1876

2) When was Rutherford Hayes born?
a) 31 January 1820
b) 5 May 1824
c) 4 October 1822
d) 18 December 1826

3) Where was Rutherford Hayes born?
a) Buffalo
b) Delaware
c) Detroit
d) Indianapolis

4) Which rank did Rutherford Hayes reach during the Civil War?
a) Admiral
b) Wing Commander
c) Major General
d) Commander-in-Chief

5) Which college did Rutherford Hayes attend?
a) William and Mary College
b) Hampden-Sydney College
c) Kenyon College
d) St. James’ College

6) What was Rutherford Hayes’ profession?
a) Lawyer
b) Engineer
c) Architect
d) Doctor

7) Of which state was Rutherford Hayes Governor?
a) New Jersey
b) Maryland
c) Arkansas
d) Ohio

8) To which political party did Rutherford Hayes belong?
a) Democratic
b) Conservative
c) Republican
d) Labour

9) Why was Rutherford Hayes’ wife known as Lemonade Lucy?
a) She liked lemonades.
b) She banned alcoholic beverages in White House.
c) She traded lemons.
d) She hated lemonades.

10) Which Act was passed despite veto by Rutherford Hayes?
a) Amnesty Act
b) Bland-Allison Silver Purchase Act
c) Dawes Act
d) Desert Land Act

11) When did Rutherford Hayes die?
a) 17 January 1893
b) 1 June 1895
c) 31 July 1897
d) 1 December 1900

Rutherford Hayes Quiz Questions with Answers

1) When was Rutherford Hayes sworn in as President of USA?
b) 4 March 1877

2) When was Rutherford Hayes born?
c) 4 October 1822

3) Where was Rutherford Hayes born?
b) Delaware

4) Which rank did Rutherford Hayes reach during the Civil War?
c) Major General

5) Which college did Rutherford Hayes attend?
c) Kenyon College

6) What was Rutherford Hayes’ profession?
a) Lawyer

7) Of which state was Rutherford Hayes Governor?
d) Ohio

8) To which political party did Rutherford Hayes belong?
c) Republican

9) Why was Rutherford Hayes’ wife known as Lemonade Lucy?
b) She banned alcoholic beverages in White House.

10) Which Act was passed despite veto by Rutherford Hayes?
b) Bland-Allison Silver Purchase Act

11) When did Rutherford Hayes die?
a) 17 January 1893

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Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:32:48.

John Tyler Quiz

Portrait of John Tyler - Tenth President of US of A

A portrait of John Tyler located inside the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

(This quiz is about the tenth President of USA.)

John Tyler Quiz Questions

1) Which college did John Tyler attend?
a) William and Mary College
b) Hampden-Sydney College
c) St. Ignatius College
d) St. Albert’s College

2) What was John Tyler’s profession?
a) Lawyer
b) Professor
c) Soldier
d) Actor

3) What was John Tyler’s rank in the military in the War of 1812?
a) Major General
b) Brigadier
c) Captain
d) Colonel

Signature of John Tyler

Signature of John Tyler (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

4) Which State had John Tyler as its Governor?
a) Georgia
b) Texas
c) Virginia
d) Maryland

5) Which of the following applies to John Tyler?
a) First President of USA to be photographed.
b) First Vice President of USA to be elevated as President of USA due to the death of
elected President of USA.
c) First President of USA to have his Vice President resign.
d) First President of USA to be nominated at a national convention.

6) Who did not resign from John Tyler’s Cabinet when he vetoed banking bills?
a) Daniel Webster
b) Thomas Ewing
c) John Bell
d) George E. Badger

7) Which political party expelled John Tyler?
a) Republican
b) Labour
c) Whig
d) Democratic

8) Which treaty ended boundary dispute with Canada?
a) Webster-Ashburton Treaty
b) Jay’s Treaty
c) Pinckney’s Treaty
d) Louisiana Treaty

9) When was the annexation of Texas?
a) 1838
b) 1841
c) 1845
d) 1848

10) When was John Tyler Member of Confederate States Congress?
a) 1812-1814
b) 1816-1820
c) 1832-1836
d) 1861-1862

John Tyler Quiz Questions with Answers

Picture of President John Tyler's grave in the Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, VA

Picture of President John Tyler’s grave in the Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, VA (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1) Which college did John Tyler attend?
a) William and Mary College

2) What was John Tyler’s profession?
a) Lawyer

3) What was John Tyler’s rank in the military in the War of 1812?
c) Captain

4) Which State had John Tyler as its Governor?
c) Virginia

5) Which of the following applies to John Tyler?
b) First Vice President of USA to be elevated as President of USA due to the death of elected President of USA.

6) Who did not resign from John Tyler’s Cabinet when he vetoed banking bills?
a) Daniel Webster

7) Which political party expelled John Tyler?
c) Whig

8) Which treaty ended boundary dispute with Canada?
a) Webster-Ashburton Treaty

9) When was the annexation of Texas?
c) 1845

10) When was John Tyler Member of Confederate States Congress?
d) 1861-1862

Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:30:52.