Career Life Of Alexander Von Humboldt! Quiz

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Career Life Of Alexander Von Humboldt! Quiz

Having created a legacy in his name on scientific fields of geography, natural sciences, and philosophy, Alexander Von Humboldt went further to be notoriously known as the Prime of Biogeography. There are quite a lot fascinating facts about him especially with regards to his careers, how he began and how far he went. If you want to learn more on this science legend, then take this quick quiz on his career life.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was Alexander von Humboldt main discovery?
    • A. 

      Botanical Geography

    • B. 

      Bio System

    • C. 

      All of the above

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    All of the following were Humboldt field of study except?
    • A. 

      Biogeography

    • B. 

      Berlin Romanticism

    • C. 

      All of the above

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    Which of the following species was named after Humboldt?
    • A. 

      Lily

    • B. 

      Penguin

    • C. 

      Orchid

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    Which of the following schools was named after Humboldt?
    • A. 

      Humboldt University of Frankfurt

    • B. 

      Humboldt University of Berlin

    • C. 

      All of the above

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    What was Alexander main course of study?
    • A. 

      Geography

    • B. 

      Botany

    • C. 

      Physics

    • D. 

      Chemistry

  • 6. 
    All of the following countries named a place after Humboldt except?
    • A. 

      Canada

    • B. 

      United States of America

    • C. 

      Mexico

    • D. 

      Ecuador

  • 7. 
    Humboldt is considered to have discovered which country?
    • A. 

      Peru

    • B. 

      Colombia

    • C. 

      Cuba

    • D. 

      Ecuador

  • 8. 
    During the course of his career, which of this places did he not visit?
    • A. 

      Egypt

    • B. 

      The Andes

    • C. 

      Russia

    • D. 

      Ecuador

  • 9. 
    During the course of his career, which of this countries did he visit?
    • A. 

      Russia

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      England

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    The statement “Nature herself is sublimely eloquent” is credited to?
    • A. 

      Heinrich Alexander

    • B. 

      Alexander Von Humboldt

    • C. 

      All of the above

    • D. 

      None of the above

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