Sep 172014
 

Angola Quiz Questions

Flag of Angola.

Flag of Angola. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. When did Angola become independent?
a) 4 January 1971
b) 20 May 2002
c) 12 July 1992
d) 11 November 1975

2. Which ocean is to the west of Angola?
a) Atlantic
b) Pacific
c) Indian
d) Antarctic

3. Which country is to the south of Angola?
a) Niger
b) Chad
c) Namibia
d) Mozambique

4. When was the Battle of Mbwila?
a) 1 March 1496
b) 3 June 1502
c) 19 August 1642
d) 29 October 1665

5. When was the export of slaves banned in Angola?
a) 1522
b) 1684
c) 1836
d) 1756

6. Who was Angola’s first president?
a) Onofre dos Santos
b) Agostinho Neto
c) Fernando Van Dunem
d) Jose Eduardo dos Santos

7. Who was Angola’s prime minister in 1993?
a) Marcolino Moco
b) Holden Alvaro Roberto
c) Jonas Savimbi
d) Fernando dos Santos

8. Which is the capital of Angola?
a) Benguela
b) Luanda
c) Lobito
d) Namibe

9. Which is the currency of Angola?
a) Escuda
b) Lats
c) Kwanza
d) Peso

10. Which is the official language of Angola?
a) Spanish
b) English
c) Dutch
d) Portuguese

Angola Quiz Questions with Answers

Flag-map of Angola

Flag-map of Angola (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. When did Angola become independent?
d) 11 November 1975

2. Which ocean is to the west of Angola?
a) Atlantic

3. Which country is to the south of Angola?
c) Namibia

4. When was the Battle of Mbwila?
d) 29 October 1665

5. When was the export of slaves banned in Angola?
c) 1836

6. Who was Angola’s first president?
b) Agostinho Neto

7. Who was Angola’s prime minister in 1993?
a) Marcolino Moco

8. Which is the capital of Angola?
b) Luanda

9. Which is the currency of Angola?
c) Kwanza

10. Which is the official language of Angola?
d) Portuguese

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Sep 162014
 

Joseph Priestley Quiz Questions

1. When did Joseph Priestley discover oxygen?
a) 22 January 1756
b) 5 April 1654
c) 1 August 1774
d) 12 December 1772

2. What did Joseph Priestley call oxygen?
a) Dephlogisticated air
b) Laughing gas
c) Marine acid air
d) Vitriolic acid air

3. When was Joseph Priestley born?
a) 13 March 1733
b) 10 May 1751
c) 25 September 1726
d) 30 November 1742

4. Where was Joseph Priestley born?
a) Calne
b) Birstall Fieldhead
c) Paris
d) Hackney

5. Which academy did Joseph Priestley attend?
a) National Academy of Sciences
b) Phillips Academy
c) Dissenting Academy
d) Crusca Academy

6. How many gases did Joseph Priestley discover?
a) Four
b) Seven
c) Eight
d) Ten

7. Who destroyed Joseph Priestley’s house and laboratory?
a) Jacobins
b) Church and King mob
c) Lollards
d) Red Brigade

8. When did Joseph Priestley flee to USA?
a) 1776
b) 1784
c) 1794
d) 1789

9. When did Joseph Priestley die?
a) 6 February 1804
b) 3 June 1798
c) 7 July 1806
d) 1 October 1800

10. Where did Joseph Priestley die?
a) Oxford
b) Northumberland
c) Edinburgh
d) Brussels

Joseph Priestley Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When did Joseph Priestley discover oxygen?
c) 1 August 1774

2. What did Joseph Priestley call oxygen?
a) Dephlogisticated air

3. When was Joseph Priestley born?
a) 13 March 1733

4. Where was Joseph Priestley born?
b) Birstall Fieldhead

5. Which academy did Joseph Priestley attend?
c) Dissenting Academy

6. How many gases did Joseph Priestley discover?
d) Ten

7. Who destroyed Joseph Priestley’s house and laboratory?
b) Church and King mob

8. When did Joseph Priestley flee to USA?
c) 1794

9. When did Joseph Priestley die?
a) 6 February 1804

10. Where did Joseph Priestley die?
b) Northumberland

Sep 152014
 

1) When was Ulysses Grant first sworn in as President of USA?
a) 20 January 1869
b) 4 March 1869
c) 4 March 1872
d) 4 November 1868

2) When was Ulysses Grant born?
a) 6 May 1815
b) 27 April 1822
c) 14 February 1807
d) 26 November 1821

3) Where was Ulysses Grant born?
a) Point Pleasant
b) Palm Springs
c) Chicago
d) Columbus

4) What was Ulysses Grant’s first name when he was born?
a) George
b) James
c) Hiram
d) William

5) What did Ulysses Grant want to become?
a) Singer
b) Boxer
c) Professor of mathematics
d) Professor of physics

6) Which fort was captured first by Ulysses Grant in American Civil War?
a) Fort Knox
b) Fort Henry
c) Fort Donelson
d) Fort Cochin

7) When did Ulysses Grant become the Commander-in-Chief of United States Army?
a) 17 June 1861
b) 21 August 1861
c) 24 October 1862
d) 12 March 1864

8) Where did Robert E. Lee surrender to Ulysses Grant on 9 April 1865?
a) White House
b) Capitol
c) Appomattox Court House
d) Boston Custom House

9) Which of the following terrorist groups tried to stop blacks from participating in the society during the Presidency of Ulysses Grant?
a) Lashkar-e-Toiba
b) Ku Klux Klan
c) ETA
d) ULFA

10) Which brokerage firm caused huge losses to Ulysses Grant?
a) Lehmann Brothers
b) AIG
c) Grant & Ward
d) Jardine & Campbell

Ulysses Grant Quiz Questions with Answers

1) When was Ulysses Grant first sworn in as President of USA?
b) 4 March 1869

2) When was Ulysses Grant born?
b) 27 April 1822

3) Where was Ulysses Grant born?
a) Point Pleasant

4) What was Ulysses Grant’s first name when he was born?
c) Hiram

5) What did Ulysses Grant want to become?
c) Professor of mathematics

6) Which fort was captured first by Ulysses Grant in American Civil War?
b) Fort Henry

7) When did Ulysses Grant become the Commander-in-Chief of United States Army?
d) 12 March 1864

8) Where did Robert E. Lee surrender to Ulysses Grant on 9 April 1865?
c) Appomattox Court House

9) Which of the following terrorist groups tried to stop blacks from participating in the society during the Presidency of Ulysses Grant?
b) Ku Klux Klan

10) Which brokerage firm caused huge losses to Ulysses Grant?
c) Grant & Ward