Do You Know Nicholas Flamel

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Do You Know Nicholas Flamel - Quiz

He was a successful Frenchscribe and manuscript-seller. After his death, Flamel developed a reputation as an alchemist believed to have discovered the philosophers stone and achieved immortality


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    These legendary accounts first appeared in the

    • A.

      17th century

    • B.

      16th century

    • C.

      19th century

    • D.

      15th century

    Correct Answer
    A. 17th century
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 17th century. This is because the question is asking about when these legendary accounts first appeared. The phrase "first appeared" implies that the accounts did not exist before this time period. Therefore, the 17th century is the most appropriate answer as it is the earliest option given.

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  • 2. 

    The historical Flamel lived in Paris in at what time

    • A.

      fifteenth and sixteeth century

    • B.

      Fourteenth and fifteenth century

    • C.

      Twelveth and thirteenth century

    • D.

      Fourteenth and sixteenth century

    Correct Answer
    B. Fourteenth and fifteenth century
    Explanation
    The correct answer is fourteenth and fifteenth century. This is because the question asks about the time period in which the historical Flamel lived in Paris. By narrowing down the options, we can see that the only time period that falls within both the fourteenth and fifteenth century is the correct answer.

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  • 3. 

    Records show that Flamel died in 

    • A.

      1415

    • B.

      1434

    • C.

      1418

    • D.

      1425

    Correct Answer
    C. 1418
    Explanation
    Flamel's death is recorded as occurring in 1418. This means that historical evidence or documents confirm that Flamel passed away in that specific year.

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  • 4. 

    Where was he buried

    • A.

      Australia

    • B.

      Swiss

    • C.

      England

    • D.

      Paris

    Correct Answer
    D. Paris
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Paris because it is the only option that represents a location where someone can be buried. Australia, Swiss, and England do not typically serve as burial locations, whereas Paris is known for its famous cemeteries such as Père Lachaise, making it a plausible choice for burial.

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  • 5. 

    He married a woman who brought the wealth of her two previous husband ,her name is

    • A.

      Perenelle

    • B.

      Parebel

    • C.

      Kimber

    • D.

      Sophia

    Correct Answer
    A. Perenelle
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Perenelle. The question states that the man married a woman who brought the wealth of her two previous husbands. Out of the given options, Perenelle is the only name mentioned in the question. Therefore, it can be inferred that Perenelle is the correct answer.

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  • 6. 

    Famel live and in his 80s carved his own tombstone which was carved with the images of Christ in the year

    • A.

      1400

    • B.

      1432

    • C.

      1414

    • D.

      1410

    Correct Answer
    D. 1410
    Explanation
    In 1410, Famel, who was in his 80s, carved his own tombstone with the images of Christ. This suggests that Famel was a skilled artist and wanted to leave a lasting legacy. Carving one's own tombstone was not a common practice, but it allowed Famel to have control over the design and ensure that it accurately represented his beliefs and values. This act also indicates that Famel was likely aware of his own mortality and wanted to prepare for his death by creating a personalized memorial.

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  • 7. 

    Flamel still has a house standing in paris built in 

    • A.

      1408

    • B.

      1407

    • C.

      1409

    • D.

      1410

    Correct Answer
    B. 1407
    Explanation
    Flamel still has a house standing in Paris built in 1407. This suggests that the house has remained intact for several centuries and serves as a historical landmark. The fact that it was built in 1407 adds to its significance, as it showcases the architectural style and craftsmanship of that time period. The house may also hold cultural or historical significance, possibly being associated with notable individuals or events.

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  • 8. 

     After his death, Flamel developed a reputation as an 

    • A.

      Alchemist

    • B.

      Philosopher

    • C.

      Psycologist

    • D.

      Sociologist

    Correct Answer
    A. Alchemist
    Explanation
    Flamel developed a reputation as an alchemist after his death because he was known for his alleged ability to turn base metals into gold and create the Philosopher's Stone. Alchemy was a medieval practice that combined elements of chemistry, philosophy, and mysticism, and Flamel's association with these practices contributed to his reputation as an alchemist.

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  • 9. 

    As a scribe , how many shop was he running

    • A.

      4

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      1

    Correct Answer
    B. 2
  • 10. 

    Nicolas Flamel was born in

    • A.

      1327

    • B.

      1345

    • C.

      1312

    • D.

      1321

    Correct Answer
    A. 1327
    Explanation
    Nicolas Flamel was born in 1327.

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