Russia History Quiz #14

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  1. What was the name of the acting Prime Minister who lifted central controls in 1992?
    1. Megor Saidar
    2. Legor Fiadar
    3. Yegor Gaidar
    4. Isor Mader
  2. Yury married the sister of whom in 1317?
    1. Uzbeg Khan
    2. Genghis Khan
    3. Luzbeh Fann
    4. Muket Land
  3. Who succeed Peter the Great as Emperor of All Russia?
    1. Catherine V
    2. Catherine III
    3. Catherine I
    4. Catherin IV
  4. Who defeated the Muscovans at the Battle of Klushino?
    1. Tatars
    2. Visigoths
    3. Poles
    4. Arabs
  5. Which peoples defeated the Russian at the Battle of Suzdal?
    1. Tatars
    2. Goths
    3. Mongols
    4. Visigoths
  6. Which of these facts is NOT true about Valdimir Putin?
    1. In 2020, he turned 68
    2. He was born in Georgia
    3. Former KGB Officer
    4. 7th October is his Brithday
  7. Which Chechen figure, one of the msot wanted men in Russia, was killed in 2006?
    1. Mabel Mayaev
    2. Dhamil Mabayev
    3. Mamil Tasayev
    4. Shamil Basayev
  8. When was the Mutiny on the battleship Potemkin?
    1. 1907
    2. 1915
    3. 1918
    4. 1905
  9. When was A Just Russia founded?
    1. 2015
    2. 2009
    3. 2012
    4. 2006
  10. When did the Battle of Shelon take place?
    1. 1471
    2. 1171
    3. 1271
    4. 1371
  11. When did Gorbachev become leader of the Communist party?
    1. 1988
    2. 1991
    3. 1985
    4. 1983
  12. Anna Karenina is a famous Russian Novel by whom?
    1. Maxim Gorky
    2. Aleksander Solzhenitsyn
    3. Leo Tolstoy
    4. Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  13. What kind of venue was the centre of a hostage crisis in Moscow in 2002?
    1. Disco
    2. Cinema
    3. Art Gallery
    4. Theatre
  14. The state purchased which oil production unit in 2004?
    1. Yuganskneftergaz
    2. Lummentgaz
    3. Summetigaz
    4. Frumentagz
  15. The Electric Tram was pioneered by which Russian?
    1. Fyodor Pirotsky
    2. Dmitri Mendeleev
    3. I. F. Alekandorivksy
    4. Alexander Lodygin
  16. Pugachevs rebellion took place in which century?
    1. 15th
    2. 16th
    3. 18th
    4. 17th
  17. King Paerisades II was killed by which Scythian figure?
    1. Faumacus
    2. Saumacus
    3. Laumacus
    4. Daumacus
  18. In which century did the Polish-Muscovite War take place?
    1. 16th
    2. 13th
    3. 17th
    4. 19th
  19. In what decade did "The Great Purge" occur?
    1. 1920s
    2. 1930s
    3. 1940s
    4. 1950s
  20. How was the Don River known in ancient times?
    1. Fanais
    2. Manais
    3. Tanais
    4. Lanais
  21. Gennaidy Seleznyov who became Chairman of the State Duman in 2000 represented which party?
    1. Community Part
    2. None
    3. SLDP
    4. United Russia

Questions & Answers

Interactive Quiz

  1. What was the name of the acting Prime Minister who lifted central controls in 1992?
    Yegor Gaidar
  2. Yury married the sister of whom in 1317?
    Uzbeg Khan
  3. Who succeed Peter the Great as Emperor of All Russia?
    Catherine I
  4. Who defeated the Muscovans at the Battle of Klushino?
    Poles
  5. Which peoples defeated the Russian at the Battle of Suzdal?
    Tatars
  6. Which of these facts is NOT true about Valdimir Putin?
    He was born in Georgia
  7. Which Chechen figure, one of the msot wanted men in Russia, was killed in 2006?
    Shamil Basayev
  8. When was the Mutiny on the battleship Potemkin?
    1905
  9. When was A Just Russia founded?
    2006
  10. When did the Battle of Shelon take place?
    1471
  11. When did Gorbachev become leader of the Communist party?
    1985
  12. Anna Karenina is a famous Russian Novel by whom?
    Leo Tolstoy
  13. What kind of venue was the centre of a hostage crisis in Moscow in 2002?
    Theatre
  14. The state purchased which oil production unit in 2004?
    Yuganskneftergaz
  15. The Electric Tram was pioneered by which Russian?
    Fyodor Pirotsky
  16. Pugachevs rebellion took place in which century?
    18th
  17. King Paerisades II was killed by which Scythian figure?
    Saumacus
  18. In which century did the Polish-Muscovite War take place?
    17th
  19. In what decade did "The Great Purge" occur?
    1930s
  20. How was the Don River known in ancient times?
    Tanais
  21. Gennaidy Seleznyov who became Chairman of the State Duman in 2000 represented which party?
    None
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