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Trivia Quiz - Pope Francis

Try your luck on this trivia quiz about the life and papacy of Pope Francis.

Quiz Number: 5002
Date Submitted: March 13, 2013
Quiz Categories: Christianity
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: bill
Average Score: 70.3 percent
Times Taken: 244 times
Taken by Registered Users: 4
Quiz is about: Pope Francis

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1. Of what nationality is Pope Francis?
  A.   Argentine
  B.   Brazilian
  C.   Peruvian
  D.   Venezualian

2. What is Pope Francis' birth name?
  A.   Jose
  B.   Pedro
  C.   Juan
  D.   Jorge

3. As a teenager, Bergoglio (Pope Francis) had an internal organ removed as a result of an infection. What organ was it?
  A.   appendix
  B.   lung
  C.   kidney
  D.   spleen

4. The future Pope Francis received a master's degree at the University of Buenos Aires before deciding to pursue an ecclesiastical career. In what field of study did he earn his degree?
  A.   geology
  B.   physics
  C.   biology
  D.   chemistry

5. What pope ordained Bergoglio (Pope Francis) as a cardinal?
  A.   Pope John Paul II
  B.   Pope John Paul I
  C.   Pope Paul VI
  D.   Pope Benedict XVI

6. Upon his election, Pope Francis was quoted as saying, "it seemed the cardinal electors went _____________ to find me."
  A.   to the end of the world
  B.   to a lot of trouble
  C.   out of their element
  D.   a little bit nuts

7. Of what religious order is Pope Francis a member?
  A.   Dominican
  B.   Jesuit
  C.   Augustinian
  D.   Marist

8. What is Pope Francis' Twitter handle?
  A.   @Pope
  B.   @Francis
  C.   @Pontiff
  D.   @Pontifex

9. At the time of his election, Pope Francis was fluent in which languages?
  A.   Spanish
  B.   Italian
  C.   German
  D.   All the above

10. Who served as pope prior to the election of Pope Francis in 2013?
  A.   Pope Paul VI
  B.   Pope Benedict XVI
  C.   Pope John XXIII
  D.   Pope John Paul II®   

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