A History Of London Tube Quiz

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The tube is a popular word given to the London Underground railroad. The tube history began in the 19th century following the construction of the Metropolitan railway. In the time of creation, some establishments focus on passengers' movement and electricity provision to the lines. Gradually, the line is constructed despite the usage as a shelter during wars.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When did the tube begin operation?
    • A. 

      1861

    • B. 

      1862

    • C. 

      1863

    • D. 

      1865

  • 2. 
    What is the number of lines of the tube? 
    • A. 

      15

    • B. 

      14

    • C. 

      13

    • D. 

      11

  • 3. 
    When was the first deep-level tube line opened?
    • A. 

      1887

    • B. 

      1888

    • C. 

      1889

    • D. 

      1890

  • 4. 
    What year was the Waterloo and City Railway opened?
    • A. 

      1895

    • B. 

      1896

    • C. 

      1897

    • D. 

      1898

  • 5. 
    When was the Underground Electric Railway Company of London established?
    • A. 

      1900

    • B. 

      1901

    • C. 

      1902

    • D. 

      1903

  • 6. 
    How many tube line was completed by the UERL?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 7. 
    What war delayed the extension of Bakerloo and Central London Railways?  
    • A. 

      World War Z 

    • B. 

      World War II 

    • C. 

      World War l

    • D. 

      American Civil War 

  • 8. 
    What is the full meaning of LPTB?
    • A. 

      London Passenger Transportation Bus

    • B. 

      London Passenger Transportation Board 

    • C. 

      London Passenger Transport Board 

    • D. 

      London Passengers Transport Bus 

  • 9. 
    When was the LPTB nationalised? 
    • A. 

      1947

    • B. 

      1948

    • C. 

      1950

    • D. 

      1949

  • 10. 
    In what year, did an unpainted aluminum train entered service in District line?  
    • A. 

      1950

    • B. 

      1951

    • C. 

      1952

    • D. 

      1953

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