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Charles Darwin Quiz

History and Science Trivia 8 Questions.

 
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1

Where was Darwin born?

  • Shrewsbury
  • Canterbury
  • Bury

2

In Cambridge, what college did Darwin study at?

  • Corpus Christi
  • Christ's
  • Jesus

3

What was the name of the ship on which Darwin was resident naturalist?

  • HMS Bulldog
  • HMS Beagle
  • HMS Brittania

4

How long was Darwin on the Beagle?

  • Five weeks
  • Five months
  • Five years

5

Which young scientist discovered Natural Selection around the same time as Darwin?

  • Alfred Russel Wallace
  • Charles Lyell
  • William Paley

6

When was "On The Origin Of Species" published?

  • 1840
  • 1859
  • 1867

7

What was the name of Darwin's first cousin and wife?

  • Laura Wedgewood
  • Sarah Wedgwood
  • Emma Wedgwood

8

Which denomination of banknote is Darwin represented on?

  • £5
  • £10
  • £20

 

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