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Archibald Sinclair, 1st Viscount Thurso: Quiz


Question 1: He was the great-great-grandson of ________.
Sir John Sinclair, 1st BaronetEdinburghCaithnessScotland

Question 2: Educated at ________ and the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, he was commissioned into the Life Guards in 1910.
LambrookSunningdale SchoolEton CollegeWellington College, Berkshire

Question 3: In 1922 Sinclair entered the House of Commons as a Liberal Member of Parliament (MP) for Caithness and Sutherland,[1] supporting ________ and defeating the incumbent Liberal supporter of H.

Question 4: He served as second-in-command to ________ when Churchill commanded the 6th Battalion of the Royal Scots Fusiliers in the Ploegsteert Wood sector of the Western Front in 1916, after Churchill had resigned as First Lord of the Admiralty.
Margaret ThatcherJoseph StalinWinston ChurchillHarold Macmillan

Question 5: In the 1990s, his grandson, John Thurso, entered politics and sits as a ________ MP for his grandfather's seat, now called Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross.
European Liberal Democrat and Reform PartyDemocrats 66Liberal DemocratsLiberal International British Group

Question 6: From 1919 to 1921 he served as Personal Military Secretary to Churchill when he returned to the Cabinet as ________, then accompanied him to the Colonial Office as Private Secretary.
Secretary of State for WarWinston ChurchillH. H. AsquithDavid Lloyd George

Question 7: He rose through the Liberal ranks as the party shrank in Parliament, becoming ________ by 1930.
Home SecretaryHM TreasuryHer Majesty's Civil ServiceChief Whip

Question 8: In 1931 the Liberal Party joined the National Government of ________ and with Sinclair appointed Secretary of State for Scotland.
James CallaghanClement AttleeRamsay MacDonaldArthur Henderson


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