Trivia Questions On Alexander Von Humboldt! Quiz

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Alexander von Humboldt was a Prussian polymath, geographer, naturalist, explorer, and influential proponent of Romantic philosophy and science. Humboldt's quantitative work on botanical geography laid the foundation for the field of biogeography. Humboldt's advocacy of long-term systematic geophysical measurement laid the foundation for modern geomagnetic and meteorological monitoring. He lived through the eighteenth and nineteenth century. Alexander Von was a main with unpopular private life.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Alexander von Humboldt travelled out of Germany for the first time in what year?
    • A. 

      1796

    • B. 

      1799

    • C. 

      1800

    • D. 

      1802

  • 2. 
    Which country was the first to be visited by Alexander Von Humboldt?
    • A. 

      France

    • B. 

      Russia

    • C. 

      Cuba

    • D. 

      Peru

  • 3. 
    What was Alexander first field of study?
    • A. 

      Geography

    • B. 

      Chemistry

    • C. 

      Philosophy

    • D. 

      Finance

  • 4. 
    What was the name of the first University attended by Alexander von Humboldt?
    • A. 

      University of Berlin

    • B. 

      University of Gottingen

    • C. 

      University of Frankfurt

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    What year did Alexander Von Humboldt graduated?
    • A. 

      1795

    • B. 

      1792

    • C. 

      1800

    • D. 

      1802

  • 6. 
    What year did Alexander Von Humboldt die?
    • A. 

      1859

    • B. 

      1880

    • C. 

      1845

    • D. 

      1890

  • 7. 
    What is the name of Alexander’s full brother?
    • A. 

      Georg

    • B. 

      Wilhelm

    • C. 

      Darwin

    • D. 

      Ludwig

  • 8. 
    What year did Alexander Von Humboldt became an orphan?
    • A. 

      1796

    • B. 

      1801

    • C. 

      1800

    • D. 

      1780

  • 9. 
    What was Alexander Von Humboldt field of study?
    • A. 

      Physics

    • B. 

      Chemistry

    • C. 

      Geography

    • D. 

      Philosophy

  • 10. 
    What year did Alexander father die?
    • A. 

      1779

    • B. 

      1790

    • C. 

      1789

    • D. 

      None of the above

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