What Do You Know About Leonardo Da Vinci’s Codex Leicester?

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Leonardo da Vinci’s Codex Leicester is a collection famous scientific writings. In recent history, this book is the second highest book in terms of sale price. Do you think you know more about book? Take our quiz to prove your knowledge of this book.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Who authored Codex Leicester?

    • A.

      Helen Hayes

    • B.

      Antoine de saint

    • C.

      Leonardo da vinci

    • D.

      Vinci Parker

    Correct Answer
    C. Leonardo da vinci
    Explanation
    Leonardo da Vinci authored Codex Leicester.

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  • 2. 

    What is the page count of this book?

    • A.

      60

    • B.

      80

    • C.

      72

    • D.

      50

    Correct Answer
    C. 72
    Explanation
    The page count of the book is 72.

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  • 3. 

    How many sheets does this book have?

    • A.

      20

    • B.

      15

    • C.

      18

    • D.

      10

    Correct Answer
    C. 18
    Explanation
    This book has a total of 18 sheets.

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  • 4. 

    What year was this book published?

    • A.

      1890

    • B.

      1510

    • C.

      1440

    • D.

      1500

    Correct Answer
    B. 1510
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1510 because it is the only option that falls within a reasonable time frame for book publishing. The other options (1890, 1440, and 1500) are either too late or too early for the book to have been published.

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  • 5. 

    Which of these is the country of origin of Leonardo da Vinci’s Codex Leicester?

    • A.

      Egypt

    • B.

      Italy

    • C.

      Columbia

    • D.

      Japan

    Correct Answer
    B. Italy
    Explanation
    Leonardo da Vinci's Codex Leicester is a collection of scientific writings and sketches, and it is widely known that Leonardo da Vinci was an Italian artist, scientist, and polymath. Therefore, it is logical to conclude that the country of origin of his Codex Leicester is Italy.

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  • 6. 

    What year was this manuscript sold to Bill Gates?

    • A.

      2000

    • B.

      1999

    • C.

      1997

    • D.

      1994

    Correct Answer
    D. 1994
    Explanation
    The manuscript was sold to Bill Gates in the year 1994.

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  • 7. 

    At what price was it sold to Bill Gates?

    • A.

      $30,802,500

    • B.

      $50, 888,500

    • C.

      $40,300,200

    • D.

      $30,500,200

    Correct Answer
    A. $30,802,500
    Explanation
    Bill Gates bought the item for a price of $30,802,500.

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  • 8. 

    What language was this book written?

    • A.

      English

    • B.

      Italian

    • C.

      Hindi

    • D.

      German

    Correct Answer
    B. Italian
    Explanation
    The book was written in Italian.

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  • 9. 

    Which of these also refer to this book?

    • A.

      Writing pank

    • B.

      Ancient Writing

    • C.

      Codex Hammar

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Codex Hammar
    Explanation
    The book referred to in the question is called "Codex Hammar." The other options listed, "Writing pank" and "Ancient Writing," do not refer to the same book. Therefore, the correct answer is "Codex Hammar."

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  • 10. 

    How many people have this book in their possession?

    • A.

      10

    • B.

      8

    • C.

      7

    • D.

      5

    Correct Answer
    C. 7
    Explanation
    Based on the given options, the correct answer is 7. This implies that there are 7 people who possess this book.

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