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History Quiz # 23

''The world is changed because you are made of ivory and gold. The curves of your lips rewrite history.'' By Oscar Wilde 8 Questions.

 
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What was the first name of Italian crafter of violins Stradivari, who died in 1737?

  • Antonio
  • Salvador
  • Philip
  • Bernolet

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Smeaton's Tower lighthouse is in which English city?

  • Norfolk
  • Southampton
  • Plymouth
  • Brighton

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Which English monarch founded The Order of the Garter?

  • King Alfred The Great
  • King Eadred
  • King Edward III
  • King Henry VIII

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In which year was the Henry Wood Promenade Concerts, otherwise known as The Proms, founded?

  • 1895
  • 1897
  • 1918
  • 1998

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What was the maiden name of Prince Charles' second wife Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall?

  • Twiggy
  • Richie
  • Shand
  • Fleonce

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The Free Officers Movement was composed of young junior army officers committed to unseating the monarchy of which African country?

  • Egypt
  • Mauritania
  • Liberia
  • Tunisia

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A ''Justacorps'' was which type of garment worn by men in the 17th and 18th Centuries?

  • Coat
  • Shoe
  • Tights
  • Necklace

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What did English naturalist Charles Darwin study at Edinburgh University?

  • Medicine
  • Comets
  • Water
  • Currency

 

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