Russia History Quiz #16

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  1. As part of the 2005 deal to supply fuel to Iran's Bushehr Nuclear Reactor, what did Russia want in return?
    1. Money
    2. Food
    3. Arms
    4. Spent Rods
  2. Glasnost began in what decade?
    1. 1970s
    2. 1980s
    3. 2000s
    4. 1990s
  3. IF Alexandrovisky invented which device used in Warfare?
    1. AK47
    2. Gas Mask
    3. Heat Seeking Missle
    4. Torpedo
  4. In what decade was the Gulag established?
    1. 1930s
    2. 1940s
    3. 1950s
    4. 1990s
  5. In which city was Alexander Litvinenko killed?
    1. London
    2. Moscow
    3. Paris
    4. Rome
  6. King Sauromates II was a king of which Ancient Russian kingdom?
    1. Bosporan Kingdom
    2. Slav Kingdom
    3. Moscovian Kingdom
    4. Hun Kingdom
  7. Rasputin was allegedly ordered for being a cause of Russia's failures during which war?
    1. World War 1
    2. Russo-China War
    3. Russo Japanese War
    4. World War 2
  8. The European Parliament established a Freed for Thought prize in 1985 in honour of whom?
    1. Stalin
    2. Sakhrov
    3. Lenin
    4. Putin
  9. The trade union Solidarity was founded in which year?
    1. 1985
    2. 1980
    3. 1995
    4. 1990
  10. What name is given to the form of pastoralism, prominent in Russia, where livestock are herded in order to find fresh pastures?
    1. Nomadism
    2. Bomadism
    3. Slowmadism
    4. Showmadism
  11. What was the name of the first diesel powered ship invented in Russia?
    1. Solar
    2. Crook
    3. Vandal
    4. Sonar
  12. When did Igor Stravinsky die?
    1. 1981
    2. 1971
    3. 1991
    4. 1961
  13. When did the Belsan School disaster occur?
    1. 2001
    2. 2013
    3. 2004
    4. 2009
  14. When was Alexander Litvinenko killed?
    1. 2002
    2. 2008
    3. 2010
    4. 2006
  15. When was the Orgburo established to oversee the Communist Party?
    1. 1929
    2. 1949
    3. 1939
    4. 1919
  16. Which chemical element was discovered by Russians in 1966?
    1. Nobelium
    2. Californium
    3. Einsteinium
    4. Hafnium
  17. Which of these facts is NOT true about Valdimir Putin?
    1. is married to a woman called June
    2. He was born in Leningrad
    3. He married Ludimila in 1983?
    4. In 2020, he turned 68
  18. Which river was known in prehistoric times as Tanais?
    1. Danube
    2. Volga
    3. Don
    4. Siene
  19. Who device was invented by AM Ponyatov?
    1. Videotape Recorder
    2. Internet
    3. Streaming Video
    4. DVD
  20. Who took the Novorgordian Throne in 1210?
    1. Boris the Beast
    2. Msitislav the Brave
    3. Vladimir the Bold
    4. Joseph the Warlod

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Interactive Quiz

  1. As part of the 2005 deal to supply fuel to Iran's Bushehr Nuclear Reactor, what did Russia want in return?
    Spent Rods
  2. Glasnost began in what decade?
    1980s
  3. IF Alexandrovisky invented which device used in Warfare?
    Torpedo
  4. In what decade was the Gulag established?
    1930s
  5. In which city was Alexander Litvinenko killed?
    London
  6. King Sauromates II was a king of which Ancient Russian kingdom?
    Bosporan Kingdom
  7. Rasputin was allegedly ordered for being a cause of Russia's failures during which war?
    World War 1
  8. The European Parliament established a Freed for Thought prize in 1985 in honour of whom?
    Sakhrov
  9. The trade union Solidarity was founded in which year?
    1980
  10. What name is given to the form of pastoralism, prominent in Russia, where livestock are herded in order to find fresh pastures?
    Nomadism
  11. What was the name of the first diesel powered ship invented in Russia?
    Vandal
  12. When did Igor Stravinsky die?
    1971
  13. When did the Belsan School disaster occur?
    2004
  14. When was Alexander Litvinenko killed?
    2006
  15. When was the Orgburo established to oversee the Communist Party?
    1919
  16. Which chemical element was discovered by Russians in 1966?
    Nobelium
  17. Which of these facts is NOT true about Valdimir Putin?
    is married to a woman called June
  18. Which river was known in prehistoric times as Tanais?
    Don
  19. Who device was invented by AM Ponyatov?
    Videotape Recorder
  20. Who took the Novorgordian Throne in 1210?
    Msitislav the Brave
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