Russia History Quiz #36

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  1. During which century did Aleksander Nevksy live and die?
    1. 12th
    2. 13th
    3. 18th
    4. 10th
  2. How many seats did the Communist Party win in the 2011 elections?
    1. 221
    2. 92
    3. 107
    4. 12
  3. In 2005 Russia signed a deal with which country to built a pipeline to connected the two nations?
    1. Japan
    2. Germany
    3. USA
    4. China
  4. In what year did Russia win the Eurovision Song Contest?
    1. 2008
    2. 2010
    3. 2002
    4. 2007
  5. Invented in Russian in the 12th century, what is a Gudok?
    1. Bath
    2. Musical Instrument
    3. Hat
    4. Weapon
  6. Notes From The Underground was a seminal literary work by whom?
    1. Leo Tolstoy
    2. Maxim Gorky
    3. Fyodor Dostoyevsky
    4. Aleksander Solzhenitsyn
  7. Svetlana Savitskaya became the first woman to walk in space in which year?
    1. 1990
    2. 1975
    3. 1980
    4. 1985
  8. The period of "Late Antiquity" is said to have began when?
    1. 600
    2. 900
    3. 300
    4. 100
  9. War and Peace was published in which decade?
    1. 1760s
    2. 1560s
    3. 1860s
    4. 1960s
  10. What version of the Russian constitution was ratified in 1993?
    1. 20th
    2. 10th
    3. 5th
    4. 8th
  11. What was the name of the Soviet Atomic Bomb Project, successfully tested in 1949?
    1. David 1
    2. Vlad 1
    3. Henry 1
    4. Joe 1
  12. When did Russia formally end military campaigns against Chechnya?
    1. 2009
    2. 2012
    3. 2006
    4. 2003
  13. When did the Novocherkassk massacre take place?
    1. 1952
    2. 1942
    3. 1972
    4. 1962
  14. When was Russia admitted to the G7?
    1. 1998
    2. 1991
    3. 1994
    4. 1996
  15. Where did Oleg transfer the capital of the Rus people to in 882 when he moved it from Novgorod?
    1. Moscow
    2. Riga
    3. Villinus
    4. Kiev
  16. Which leader finally ended the dominance of the Golden Horde over Russia?
    1. Ivan the Great
    2. Ivan the Terrible
    3. Catherine the Great
    4. Peter the Great
  17. Which of these parties was formed in 2006?
    1. A Just Russia
    2. United Russia
    3. Communist Party
    4. LDPR
  18. Which Russian was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for Literature in 1970?
    1. Aleksander Solzhenitsyn
    2. Fyodor Dostoyevsky
    3. Maxim Gorky
    4. Leo Tolstoy
  19. Who invented the worlds first railway electrification system?
    1. Alexander Lodygin
    2. Dmitri Mendeleev
    3. I. F. Alekandorivksy
    4. Fyodor Pirotsky
  20. Who was the first King to extend his rule over the entire Bosporan Kingdom?
    1. Fatyrus
    2. Latyrus
    3. Matyrus
    4. Satyrus

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Interactive Quiz

  1. During which century did Aleksander Nevksy live and die?
    13th
  2. How many seats did the Communist Party win in the 2011 elections?
    92
  3. In 2005 Russia signed a deal with which country to built a pipeline to connected the two nations?
    Germany
  4. In what year did Russia win the Eurovision Song Contest?
    2008
  5. Invented in Russian in the 12th century, what is a Gudok?
    Musical Instrument
  6. Notes From The Underground was a seminal literary work by whom?
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  7. Svetlana Savitskaya became the first woman to walk in space in which year?
    1980
  8. The period of "Late Antiquity" is said to have began when?
    300
  9. War and Peace was published in which decade?
    1860s
  10. What version of the Russian constitution was ratified in 1993?
    5th
  11. What was the name of the Soviet Atomic Bomb Project, successfully tested in 1949?
    Joe 1
  12. When did Russia formally end military campaigns against Chechnya?
    2009
  13. When did the Novocherkassk massacre take place?
    1962
  14. When was Russia admitted to the G7?
    1996
  15. Where did Oleg transfer the capital of the Rus people to in 882 when he moved it from Novgorod?
    Kiev
  16. Which leader finally ended the dominance of the Golden Horde over Russia?
    Ivan the Great
  17. Which of these parties was formed in 2006?
    A Just Russia
  18. Which Russian was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for Literature in 1970?
    Aleksander Solzhenitsyn
  19. Who invented the worlds first railway electrification system?
    Fyodor Pirotsky
  20. Who was the first King to extend his rule over the entire Bosporan Kingdom?
    Satyrus