Belfast History Trivia Quiz

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The ancient city of Belfast is the capital city of Northern Ireland, a historic city home to the political murals of the 20th century ‘Troubles’ conflict, and the Titanic Quarter which showcases the redeveloped dockyards where the Titanic was built and a contemporary museum, Titanic Belfast. Test your knowledge on the history of Belfast with these questions.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When did Queen Victoria grant a county city status? 
    • A. 

      1880

    • B. 

      1884

    • C. 

      1888

    • D. 

      1892

  • 2. 
    When has the city of Belfast been occupied? 
    • A. 

      Stone Age

    • B. 

      Bronze Age 

    • C. 

      Iron Age

    • D. 

      Middle Age

  • 3. 
    Where is The Giant’s Ring? 
    • A. 

      Near the city

    • B. 

      Centre of the City

    • C. 

      Around the City

    • D. 

      In the city

  • 4. 
    How many years old is the Giant’s ring, an historic landmark of Belfast? 
    • A. 

      1000

    • B. 

      2000

    • C. 

      3000

    • D. 

      5000

  • 5. 
    What century did Belfast become a substantial settlement? 
    • A. 

      15th

    • B. 

      16th

    • C. 

      17th

    • D. 

      18th

  • 6. 
    Who established Belfast as a town? 
    • A. 

      Sir Arthur Chichester

    • B. 

      Sir Arthur Chicheley 

    • C. 

      Sir Arthur Chicester

    • D. 

      Sir Arthur Chieaster

  • 7. 
    When did Belfast become the capital city of Northern Ireland? 
    • A. 

      1920

    • B. 

      1921

    • C. 

      1922

    • D. 

      1923

  • 8. 
    What government act made Belfast the capital of Northern Ireland? 
    • A. 

      Government of Ireland Act 1920

    • B. 

      Government of Ireland Act 1921

    • C. 

      Government of Ireland Act 1922

    • D. 

      Government of Ireland Act 1918

  • 9. 
    When did The Troubles, a civil conflict begin? 
    • A. 

      1969

    • B. 

      1970

    • C. 

      1971

    • D. 

      1972

  • 10. 
    When did The civil conflict termed the Troubles end? 
    • A. 

      1995

    • B. 

      1996

    • C. 

      1997

    • D. 

      1998

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