Do You Know Much About Charles Kingsley?

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Do You Know Much About Charles Kingsley? - Quiz

Did you know Charles Kingsley was a broad church priest of the Church of England, a university professor, social reformer, historian and novelist? He was born on June 12, 1819 and died on January 23, 1875. His father was a reverend, and his siblings turned writers too. Take the quiz to more about him.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Charles Kingsley was born in the year ....
    • A. 

      1819

    • B. 

      2009

    • C. 

      1700

    • D. 

      1875

  • 2. 
    He died in the year ....
    • A. 

      1985

    • B. 

      1875

    • C. 

      1975

    • D. 

      1794

  • 3. 
    What year did Kingsley resigned his Cambridge professorship?
    • A. 

      1869

    • B. 

      1800

    • C. 

      1897

    • D. 

      1990

  • 4. 
    In .... he​​​​​​ accepted the Presidency of the Birmingham and Midland Institute.
    • A. 

      1987

    • B. 

      1872

    • C. 

      1977

    • D. 

      1888

  • 5. 
    In 1872 he accepted the Presidency of the Birmingham and Midland Institute and became its .... President.
    • A. 

      1st President

    • B. 

      10th President

    • C. 

      19th President

    • D. 

      20th President

  • 6. 
    Kingsley's life was written by his widow in ....
    • A. 

      1888

    • B. 

      1875

    • C. 

      1890

    • D. 

      1877

  • 7. 
    A hotel opened in .... in Bloomsbury, London, was named after Kingsley.
    • A. 

      1897

    • B. 

      1877

    • C. 

      1890

    • D. 

      1880

  • 8. 
    In .... the composer Cyril Rootham wrote a musical setting of Kingsley's poem Andromeda.
    • A. 

      1908

    • B. 

      1905

    • C. 

      1997

    • D. 

      1910

  • 9. 
    Charles Kingsley was born in which country?
    • A. 

      Nigeria

    • B. 

      Russia

    • C. 

      England

    • D. 

      Scotland

  • 10. 
    He wrote in which century?
    • A. 

      19th Century

    • B. 

      18th Century

    • C. 

      20th Century

    • D. 

      21st Century

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