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Trivia Quiz - Nelson Mandela

Questions about the life of Nelson Mandela.

Quiz Number: 4106
Date Submitted: October 02, 2011
Quiz Categories: World Leaders
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: dave
Average Score: 66.6 percent
Times Taken: 275 times
Taken by Registered Users: 4
Quiz is about: Nelson Mandela

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Nelson Mandela

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1. From what country is Nelson Mandela?
  A.   South Africa
  B.   Botswana
  C.   Zimbabwe
  D.   Angola

2. How many years was Nelson Mandela in prison?
  A.   5 years
  B.   12 years
  C.   19 years
  D.   27 years

3. Nelson Mandela's early career background was in what field?
  A.   Medicine
  B.   Engineering
  C.   Law
  D.   Shipping

4. What year was Nelson Mandela released from prison?
  A.   1980
  B.   1990
  C.   2000
  D.   2010

5. What 2009 Movie told the story of Nelson's interest in the South African Rugby team as a unifying force for his country?
  A.   A Rough Place
  B.   Champions
  C.   Invictus
  D.   Masters of Our Fate

6. On what Island Prison did Mandela spend much of his captivity?
  A.   Robben Island
  B.   Isle of Man Prison
  C.   Dassen Island
  D.   Alcatraz Island

7. What was unique about the election of Nelson Mandela to the presidency of his country?
  A.   He was elected shortly after a lengthy stay in prison
  B.   He was the first modern black president of his country
  C.   It was the first election where all citizens were allowed to vote
  D.   All of the above

8. How many children does Nelson Mandela have?
  A.   None
  B.   2
  C.   3
  D.   More than 5

9. How many awards and honors has Nelson Mandela received?
  A.   Over 50
  B.   Over 100
  C.   Over 200
  D.   Over 1,000

10. How many terms did Nelson Mandela run for president in his country?
  A.   1
  B.   2
  C.   3
  D.   4®   

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