Which Came First Quiz

Which Came First Quiz

Feb 15, 2023

Which Came First?  

In this quiz you have a choice of three answers and all you need to do is pick the one that came first in history.  

QUESTIONS

 1. Inventions
Safety Razor – Diesel Engine – Saxophone

2. Wars
Franco Prussian War – American Civil War – Korean War
 

3. Which US State was admitted to the Union earlier than the others?
Kansas – Oklahoma – Arizona

4. Explorer birth years
Christopher Columbus – Marco Polo – Sir Francis Drake

5. Time Magazine Person of the Year
Nikita Khrushchev - John F. Kennedy – Martin Luther King Jr

6. UK One Hit Wonders
Move Closer, Phyllis Nelson – Granddad, Clive Dunn – Wandrin’ Star, Lee Marvin

7. FA Cup Winners first win
Blackburn Rovers – Spurs – Everton

 

8. Which UK Prime Minister first took up office
David Lloyd George – Spencer Perceval – Stanley Baldwin

9. Which US President first took up office
Ulysses S. Grant - Abraham Lincoln - Theodore Roosevelt

10. Which Doctor Who actor came first to play the character
Sylvester McCoy – Colin Baker – Peter Davison

 

………………………………….ANSWERS BELOW………………………………..

 

ANSWERS

1. Inventions

Safety Razor – Diesel Engine – Saxophone

SAXOPHONE 1846 (Safety razor 1901, Diesel engine 1892)

 

2. Wars

Franco Prussian War – American Civil War – Korean War

AMERICAN CIVIL WAR 1861-1865 (Franco Prussian war 1870-71, Korean war 1950-53)

 

3. Which US State was admitted to the Union earlier than the others?

Kansas – Oklahoma – Arizona

KANSAS 1861 (Oklahoma 1907, Arizona 1912)

 

4. Explorer birth years

Christopher Columbus – Marco Polo – Sir Francis Drake

MARCO POLO 1254 (Columbus 1451, Drake 1540)

 

5. Time Magazine Person of the Year

Nikita Khrushchev - John F. Kennedy – Martin Luther King Jr

NIKITA KHRUSCHEV 1957(JFK 1961, Martin Luther King Jr 1963)

 

6. UK One Hit Wonders

Move Closer, Phyllis Nelson – Granddad, Clive Dunn – Wandrin’ Star, Lee Marvin

WANDRIN’ STAR 1970 (Granddad 1971, Move Closer 1985)

 

7. FA Cup Winners first win

Blackburn Rovers – Spurs – Everton

BLACKBURN ROVERS 1884 (Spurs 1901, Everton 1906)

 

8. Which UK Prime Minister first took up office

David Lloyd George – Spencer Perceval – Stanley Baldwin

SPENCER PERCIVAL 1809 (Lloyd George 1916, Baldwin 1923)

 

9. Which US President first took up office

Ulysses S. Grant - Abraham Lincoln - Theodore Roosevelt

ABRAHAM LINCOLN 1861 (Grant 1869, Teddy Roosevelt 1901)

 

10. Which Doctor Who actor came first to play the character

Sylvester McCoy – Colin Baker – Peter Davison

PETER DAVISON 1982-84 (Colin Baker 1984-86, Sylvester McCoy 1987-89)

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