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Scott of the Antarctic Quiz

Celebrate the centenary of Scott's epic last journey 8 Questions.

 
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What was the name of the ship used by "Scott of the Antarctic"?

  • Terra Firma
  • Santa Maria
  • Terra Nova
  • The Discovery

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"Scott of the Antarctic" and his four Man team arrived at the South Pole on the 17th January of which year?

  • 1910
  • 1911
  • 1912
  • 1913

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Upon arrival "Scott of the Antarctic" learned they had been beaten to their destination by Norwegian Roald Amundsen, by how long?

  • 2 weeks
  • 3 weeks
  • 4 weeks
  • 5 weeks

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Who uttered the now famous phrase during the punishing 800 Mile return journey " I am just going outside, I may be some time " as recorded by "Scott of the Antarctic" in his diary?

  • Oates
  • Wilson
  • Bowers
  • Evans

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What was "Scott of the Antarctic's" middle name?

  • Falcon
  • Peregrine
  • Chalfont
  • Chalmont

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As demonstrated in his final diary entries, "Scott of the Antarctic's" last thoughts were for the well-being of his team's surviving loved ones, who was Scott's Wife?

  • Kaitlin
  • Carmine
  • Cathrine
  • Kathleen

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Captain "Scott of the Antarctic's" son 'Peter' became famous in his own right, in many fields chiefly as what?

  • Naturalist
  • Biographer
  • Cartographer
  • Hunter

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Who portrayed "Scott of the Antarctic" in the 1948 movie "Scott of the Antarctic"?

  • Kenneth Moore
  • John Mills
  • Stewart Granger
  • Lawrence Olivier

 

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