How Well Do You Know Louis Moinet

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How Well Do You Know Louis Moinet

Louis Moinet, the inventor of the chronograph was born into a prosperous family of Farmers in Bourges, France. Take a quiz and learn about this inventor


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The inventor of the chronograph watch was born in the year?
    • A. 

      1765

    • B. 

      1755

    • C. 

      1759

    • D. 

      1768

  • 2. 
    The inventor Louis Moinet died in the year?
    • A. 

      1898

    • B. 

      1867

    • C. 

      1853

    • D. 

      1854

  • 3. 
    Born into the family of wealthy farmers, Louis Moinet was a?
    • A. 

      Sculptor

    • B. 

      Painter

    • C. 

      Horologist

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    During his studies, he quickly distinguished himself for his mastery of?
    • A. 

      Archery

    • B. 

      Geometry

    • C. 

      Arts

    • D. 

      Classical subjects

  • 5. 
    While still a student, he was introduced to the world of?
    • A. 

      Politics

    • B. 

      Trade

    • C. 

      Farming

    • D. 

      Watch making

  • 6. 
    He spent his free time with a master watchmaker, where was he born?  
    • A. 

      Monaco

    • B. 

      Paris

    • C. 

      Lyon

    • D. 

      Bourges

  • 7. 
    He left France for Rome, where he lived for five years studying?   
    • A. 

      Architecture

    • B. 

      Sculpting

    • C. 

      Painting

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    In this school, he came into regular contact with members of the?
    • A. 

      Romans

    • B. 

      French Academy

    • C. 

      Renaissance

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    Upon his return to Paris, he was made a Professor of Fine Arts at the?
    • A. 

      Lorenzo

    • B. 

      Medici

    • C. 

      Renaissance

    • D. 

      Louvre

  • 10. 
    Napoleon clock was made by Louis Moinet in Paris in the year?
    • A. 

      1830

    • B. 

      1806

    • C. 

      1860

    • D. 

      1807

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