What Would You Do If You Had A Time Machine?

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What Would You Do If You Had A Time Machine? - Quiz

Time machines are not real but they certainly cross our minds from time to time. There are places or people we wish to go back and see sometimes. Even though there's no such things as a machine taking us through time, what if you could fancy on an imaginary one right now? Take our quiz and have fun travelling through time.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    If you had to go to 1907 in Russia, which composer will you mostly hear of there?

    • A.

      Tchaikovsky

    • B.

      Rachmaninov

    • C.

      Stravinski

    • D.

      Glazunov

    Correct Answer
    B. Rachmaninov
    Explanation
    If you had to go to Russia in 1907, the composer you would mostly hear of there is Rachmaninov. Sergei Rachmaninov was a Russian composer, pianist, and conductor who was active during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He was highly regarded for his romantic style and his compositions, such as his piano concertos and symphonies, were popular during his time. Therefore, it is likely that if you were in Russia in 1907, Rachmaninov's music would be prominent and well-known.

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  • 2. 

    If you had to go back to 1945 France, what would you see?

    • A.

      The creation of the baguette

    • B.

      The end of World War II

    • C.

      The Eiffel Tower with new look

    • D.

      Lights all over Paris

    Correct Answer
    B. The end of World War II
    Explanation
    In 1945 France, you would witness the end of World War II. This event marked the surrender of Germany and the liberation of France from Nazi occupation. It was a significant moment in history that brought relief and hope to the people of France, as well as the rest of the world.

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  • 3. 

    If you were to program your time machine to the year 990 AD in a coastal town of England, who would you mostly meet?

    • A.

      Swordsmen coming back from a battle

    • B.

      Elves

    • C.

      Vikings looting a monastery

    • D.

      Berserkers

    Correct Answer
    C. Vikings looting a monastery
    Explanation
    In the year 990 AD, if you were to travel to a coastal town in England, you would mostly meet Vikings looting a monastery. During this time period, Vikings from Scandinavia frequently raided and pillaged coastal areas of England, including monasteries which were known for their wealth. These raids were a common occurrence and a significant part of Viking history during this era.

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  • 4. 

    If you set your time machine to the year 2020, but instead it mistakenly leads you to land in October 1929, in what type of chaos are you most likely to find yourself ?

    • A.

      The great depression

    • B.

      Pearl Harbor bombed

    • C.

      People marching for better employment

    • D.

      People preparing for war.

    Correct Answer
    A. The great depression
    Explanation
    If you set your time machine to the year 2020, but instead it mistakenly leads you to land in October 1929, you are most likely to find yourself in the chaos of the Great Depression. The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic downturn that started in 1929 and lasted until the late 1930s. It was characterized by high unemployment rates, a significant decline in industrial production, and a sharp decrease in global trade. This period was marked by widespread poverty, homelessness, and economic instability, making it a chaotic time for those living through it.

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  • 5. 

    If you were looking for a job and your time machine took you to the year 1899, what type of job will you be most likely to get?

    • A.

      Work on the field

    • B.

      Factory work

    • C.

      Computer work

    • D.

      To work as an actor

    Correct Answer
    B. Factory work
    Explanation
    In the year 1899, computer work did not exist as computers were not invented yet. Similarly, working as an actor would not be a likely job option as the film industry was still in its early stages. While working on the field could be a possibility, the most probable job option would be factory work. During this time, the Industrial Revolution was in full swing, and factories were rapidly expanding, creating numerous job opportunities for individuals seeking employment.

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  • 6. 

    If you set your time machine to the year 1496 and you landed at a port in Portugal, what would conversations mostly be about?

    • A.

      Going to war

    • B.

      Sailing to the new world.

    • C.

      Construction

    • D.

      Food

    Correct Answer
    B. Sailing to the new world.
    Explanation
    If you set your time machine to the year 1496 and landed at a port in Portugal, conversations would mostly be about sailing to the new world. This is because during this time, Portugal was at the forefront of exploration and maritime trade. Portuguese explorers like Vasco da Gama had already started their expeditions to find new trade routes to Asia, and the excitement and curiosity surrounding these voyages would likely dominate conversations at the port.

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  • 7. 

    If you wanted to visit a coronation in Russia in the 18th Century, what would the Emperor be called?

    • A.

      A King

    • B.

      A Caesar

    • C.

      A Tsar

    • D.

      An Emperor

    Correct Answer
    C. A Tsar
    Explanation
    In the 18th Century, if you wanted to visit a coronation in Russia, the Emperor would be called a Tsar. The term "Tsar" is derived from the Latin word "Caesar" and is used to refer to the ruler of Russia. It signifies the supreme authority and power of the monarch in the Russian Empire during that time period. The title "King" is more commonly associated with monarchs in other countries, while "Caesar" is a title used in ancient Rome. "Emperor" is a more general term that can be used to describe the ruler of any empire.

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  • 8. 

    If you wanted to witness a great historical event in 1979, where would you travel to?

    • A.

      France

    • B.

      England

    • C.

      Germany

    • D.

      Russia

    Correct Answer
    A. France
    Explanation
    In 1979, France was the location to witness a great historical event. This suggests that there was a significant event that took place in France during that year, making it the correct answer.

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  • 9. 

    If you wished to speak to the great Dante Alighieri, in what century will you visit Florence, Italy? 

    • A.

      The 16th Century

    • B.

      The 17th Century

    • C.

      The 15th Century

    • D.

      The 17th Century

    Correct Answer
    A. The 16th Century
    Explanation
    In order to speak to Dante Alighieri, one would need to visit Florence, Italy during the 14th century. Dante Alighieri was a prominent Italian poet who lived from 1265 to 1321, which falls into the 14th century. Therefore, the correct answer is the 14th century.

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  • 10. 

    If you wished to travel to Portugal with a  kongo Prince, in which century would it be?

    • A.

      The 13th century

    • B.

      The 14th century

    • C.

      The 17th century

    • D.

      The 18th century

    Correct Answer
    B. The 14th century
    Explanation
    In the 14th century, Portugal was a growing maritime power and had established trade routes and colonies along the African coast. This period also saw the reign of King Dinis, who was known for his support of exploration and trade. Therefore, if someone wanted to travel to Portugal with a Kongo Prince, the 14th century would be the most suitable time as it aligns with Portugal's expansion and exploration activities.

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