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Trivia Quiz - John Howard: Influential Australian Leader

How much do you know about John Howard?

Quiz Number: 1722
Date Submitted: October 30, 2007
Quiz Categories: World Leaders, Australian Prime Ministers
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: bill
Average Score: 64.6 percent
Times Taken: 65 times
Taken by Registered Users: 7
Quiz is about: John W Howard

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1. In which Australian state was John Howard born and raised?
  A.   Western Australia
  B.   Queensland
  C.   Victoria
  D.   New South Wales

2. From which university did John Howard earn his degree?
  A.   University of Sydney
  B.   University of Canberra
  C.   University of Western Sydney
  D.   University of Wollongong

3. In December, 1977, Howard was appointed to what position?
  A.   Minister for Business and Consumer Affairs
  B.   Federal Treasurer
  C.   Environment Minister
  D.   Minister for the Army

4. Regarding his immigration and ethnic affairs policy, Howard used which of the following catch phrases:
  A.   "United Australia"
  B.   "One Australia"
  C.   "Australia: One Nation"
  D.   "Our Australia, United"

5. Who did John Howard defeat in the 1996 federal election for Prime Minister?
  A.   Kim Beazley
  B.   Bob Hawke
  C.   Paul Keating
  D.   Mark Latham

6. Who did John Howard defeat in the 2001 federal election for Prime Minister?
  A.   Kim Beazley
  B.   Bob Hawke
  C.   Paul Keating
  D.   Mark Latham

7. What was the federal deficit that Howard encountered when he first took office as Prime Minister in 1996?
  A.   $5 billion
  B.   $10 billion
  C.   $20 billion
  D.   $30 billion

8. With what medal was John Howard honored in January, 2001?
  A.   Centenary Medal
  B.   National Medal
  C.   Public Service Medal
  D.   Humanitarian Overseas Service Medal

9. Of what electoral division was John Howard the elected member?
  A.   Grayndler
  B.   Sydney
  C.   Bennelong
  D.   Watson

10. Howard and his wife, Janette, have how many children?
  A.   1
  B.   2
  C.   3
  D.   4®   

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