Russia History Quiz #17

Want to have some fun and test yourself? Start our interactive quiz


Questions: 20

Time Limit: 10:00

Your Best Score: Login or Sign Up to track your scores

Score:

0 / 20

Time left:

Want to test yourself?

Questions

  1. Asian Maskhadov, killed by Russian forces in 2005, was a leader of which people?
    1. Crimeans
    2. Ukrainians
    3. Georgians
    4. Chechen
  2. Glasnost literally means what?
    1. Secrets
    2. Hide the Truth
    3. Openness
    4. Lies
  3. Igor Sikorsky was the first to invent and build an aircraft with how many engines?
    1. 10
    2. 4
    3. 2
    4. 7
  4. In what month did the 1905 Russian Revolution begin?
    1. January
    2. May
    3. September
    4. December
  5. In which Modern day country is the pre historic site of Colchis?
    1. Moldova
    2. Ukraine
    3. Latvia
    4. Georgia
  6. Kyrgyzstan gave Russia its first military base overseas in 13 years in what year?
    1. 2003
    2. 2015
    3. 2007
    4. 2010
  7. Rocket Boots were pioneered in Russia in what decade?
    1. 1970s
    2. 1990s
    3. 1960s
    4. 1980s
  8. The famous Russian dish, beef Stroganoff, was invented in which year?
    1. 1861
    2. 1961
    3. 1891
    4. 1991
  9. The Treaty of Bakhchisaria ended which war?
    1. Ruso French
    2. Ruso Polish
    3. Ruso Turkish
    4. Ruso Japanese
  10. What name was given the Scythian peoples of the Asian Steppe?
    1. Maka
    2. Saka
    3. Taka
    4. Laka
  11. What was the name of the first escape velocity spacecraft invented in Russia in the 1950s?
    1. Sol 1
    2. Mars 1
    3. Rover 1
    4. Luna 1
  12. When did Ivan issue his legal code Sudenik?
    1. 1297
    2. 1097
    3. 1497
    4. 897
  13. When did the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Station explode?
    1. 1981
    2. 1990
    3. 1986
    4. 1984
  14. When was Boris Yeltsin dismissed as Moscow Party Chief for criticising the pace of Reform?
    1. 1996
    2. 1991
    3. 1987
    4. 1989
  15. When was the political party Right Cause founded?
    1. 2007
    2. 2002
    3. 2013
    4. 2009
  16. Which city was Andrei Sakharov sent to in exile in 1980?
    1. Siberia
    2. Kabul
    3. St Petersburg
    4. Gorky
  17. Which of these facts is NOT true about Valdimir Putin?
    1. He was born in Leningrad
    2. He was formerly a MEP
    3. He married Ludimila in 1983?
    4. He has a daughter called Maria
  18. Which River was the site of the famous first clash with Genghis Khan?
    1. Laika
    2. Maika
    3. Faika
    4. Kaika
  19. Who did Ivan defeat at the Great Stand of Ugra?
    1. Sebtil Moan
    2. Akhamt Khan
    3. Memti Toll
    4. Laksmi Farn
  20. Who was appointed chairman of the State Duma in 2011?
    1. Sergey Naryshkin
    2. Joseph Marx
    3. Leonid Wavenv
    4. Dimtri Bolev

Questions & Answers

Interactive Quiz

  1. Asian Maskhadov, killed by Russian forces in 2005, was a leader of which people?
    Chechen
  2. Glasnost literally means what?
    Openness
  3. Igor Sikorsky was the first to invent and build an aircraft with how many engines?
    4
  4. In what month did the 1905 Russian Revolution begin?
    January
  5. In which Modern day country is the pre historic site of Colchis?
    Georgia
  6. Kyrgyzstan gave Russia its first military base overseas in 13 years in what year?
    2003
  7. Rocket Boots were pioneered in Russia in what decade?
    1960s
  8. The famous Russian dish, beef Stroganoff, was invented in which year?
    1861
  9. The Treaty of Bakhchisaria ended which war?
    Ruso Turkish
  10. What name was given the Scythian peoples of the Asian Steppe?
    Saka
  11. What was the name of the first escape velocity spacecraft invented in Russia in the 1950s?
    Luna 1
  12. When did Ivan issue his legal code Sudenik?
    1497
  13. When did the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Station explode?
    1986
  14. When was Boris Yeltsin dismissed as Moscow Party Chief for criticising the pace of Reform?
    1987
  15. When was the political party Right Cause founded?
    2009
  16. Which city was Andrei Sakharov sent to in exile in 1980?
    Gorky
  17. Which of these facts is NOT true about Valdimir Putin?
    He was formerly a MEP
  18. Which River was the site of the famous first clash with Genghis Khan?
    Kaika
  19. Who did Ivan defeat at the Great Stand of Ugra?
    Akhamt Khan
  20. Who was appointed chairman of the State Duma in 2011?
    Sergey Naryshkin