Do You Know Edward VIII?

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Do You Know Edward VIII? - Quiz

If you are conversant with the history of UK, you should have heard this name. He held a great position in UK(united kingdom). Guess what it is. What do you know about him? Lets see


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What was Edward's highest position in England?

    • A.

      Chief guard

    • B.

      King

    • C.

      Chief Judge

    • D.

      Priest

    Correct Answer
    B. King
    Explanation
    Edward's highest position in England was King because the title of King represents the highest position of power and authority in a monarchy. As a King, Edward would have been the sovereign ruler of England, with the ultimate decision-making authority and control over the country. This position would have given him the ability to enact laws, lead the military, and govern the kingdom.

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  • 2. 

    What age was when he was named  the prince of Wales?

    • A.

      19

    • B.

      17

    • C.

      16

    • D.

      20

    Correct Answer
    C. 16
    Explanation
    When he was named the prince of Wales, he was 16 years old.

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  • 3. 

    What position was he in his Family?

    • A.

      Eldest son

    • B.

      Second son

    • C.

      Third son

    • D.

      Fourth son

    Correct Answer
    A. Eldest son
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Eldest son" because it implies that the person being referred to is the oldest son in his family. This means that he was born before any of his siblings and holds the highest birth order among his brothers.

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  • 4. 

    What year was he born?

    • A.

      1890

    • B.

      1888

    • C.

      1894

    • D.

      1856

    Correct Answer
    C. 1894
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1894.

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  • 5. 

    What year was he baptised?

    • A.

      1894

    • B.

      1896

    • C.

      1895

    • D.

      1898

    Correct Answer
    A. 1894
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1894 because it is the only option that matches the question "What year was he baptized?". The other options (1896, 1895, 1898) do not align with the question and are therefore incorrect.

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  • 6. 

    He became the king of England in what year?

    • A.

      1934

    • B.

      1935

    • C.

      1936

    • D.

      1938

    Correct Answer
    C. 1936
  • 7. 

    Why did he abdicate his throne?

    • A.

      To marry the woman he loves

    • B.

      He was forced

    • C.

      To become a Duke

    • D.

      He didn't abdicate the throne

    Correct Answer
    A. To marry the woman he loves
    Explanation
    The reason he abdicated his throne was to marry the woman he loves. This suggests that his love for her was so strong that he was willing to give up his position of power and authority in order to be with her.

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  • 8. 

    For how many years did he rule England?

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      4

    Correct Answer
    A. 1
  • 9. 

    What year did he die?

    • A.

      1972

    • B.

      1982

    • C.

      1964

    • D.

      1990

    Correct Answer
    A. 1972
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1972. This implies that the person being referred to in the question died in the year 1972.

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  • 10. 

    At what age did he die?

    • A.

      70

    • B.

      56

    • C.

      77

    • D.

      87

    Correct Answer
    C. 77
    Explanation
    The person in question died at the age of 77.

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