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Friday, 23 February 2018

The Easy Quiz 3 (Wonders of the World)

Quiz Answers Are Given Below The Post :-

Q 1. You can't even consider the Seven Wonders of the World without thinking about these bad boys. To which modern country would you go to visit them?



Options:-
Denmark
Egypt
Sudan
Morocco


Q 2. Babylon was home to one of the most wondrous of the Seven Wonders by all accounts. Which was it? 



Options:-
The Flowing Gardens
The Hanging Gardens
The Magic Gardens
The Spinning Gardens

Q 3. Whilst there have been several lists featuring Great Wonders, the classic 'Seven Wonders of the Ancient' world are restricted to seven specific constructions. Which of these is one of them?



Options:-

Machu Picchu
The Great Wall of China
The Taj Mahal
The Statue of Zeus

Q 4. Today this is a bustling port city. But it was once home to one of the Seven Wonders of the World! Which city is it?



Options:-
Albuquerque
Thebes
Alexandria
Cairo

Q 5. The poet Antipater of Sidon was wowed by one of the Seven Wonders in particular. Fill in the gap in the quote: ‘When I saw the house of ______ that mounted to the clouds, [the] other marvels lost their brilliancy, and I said: “Lo, apart from Olympus, the Sun never looked on anything so grand”.’



Options:-
Aphrodite
Atalanta
Athena
Artemis

Q 6. Now you might remember the names of the Seven Wonders, but do you know why 'seven' was such an auspicious number in ancient cultures?


Options:-
Due to the seven centaurs of Sophocles
Due to the seven seas
Due to the seven sons and daughters of Zeus
Due to the five planets plus the sun and the moon

Q 7. The Statue of Zeus was the wonder of wonders which overlooked the games at Olympus. Do you know who it was sculpted by?




Options:-
Bryaxis
Myron
Praxiteles
Phidias

Q 8. Here is an artist's impression of one of the Seven Wonders. Which of these facts about it is not quite correct?



Options:-
It gave us the modern term 'mausoleum'
It was located in present-day Turkey
It was built by a wife mourning her husband, who was also her brother
It featured scenes of Roman battles

Q 9. This island isn't just an absolute stunner, it was also home to one of the Seven Wonders. Do you know which one?



Options:-
The Colossus
The Great Lighthouse
The Mausoleum
The Statue of Zeus

Q 10. If we refer to each of the seven wonders by the first letter of its name, which of these is correct in terms of the order in which they were built?



Options:-
P,T,H,S,M,L,C
P,S,T,M,C,L,H
P,H,T,S,M,C,L
H,P,S,T,M,L,C

11 comments:

  1. 3rd one is incorrect its Tag Mahal

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    1. Hello @ALVIN. Thnx for your contribution. Hope you stay with this site.

      About the 3rd question, you see the question has asked you about "Seven Wonders of the Ancient world". Not from 16th century but hell lot more ancient than that. Search google with the query "Seven Wonders of the Ancient world" and you will see the list.

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    2. No It is correct. The statue of Zeus is correct

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    3. That's how they make you "fail". They put a false image as a distraction.

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