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Einar Gerhardsen: Quiz


Question 1: In foreign policy, he aligned Norway with the Western powers at the end of the 1940s after some initial hesitation within the governing party, and Norway became a founding member of ________.
Non-Aligned MovementCentral Intelligence AgencyNATOAfghanistan

Question 2: He was convicted several times of taking part in subversive activities until he, along with the rest of the Labour party, gradually moved from ________ to democratic socialism.
Fourth InternationalCommunist stateCommunismMarxism

Question 3: Gerhardsen served as ________ from January 10, 1954 to January 22, 1955.
Norwegian parliamentary election, 2009Norwegian local elections, 2007Parliament of NorwayNorwegian parliamentary election, 2005

Question 4: Gerhardsen's political legacy is still an important force in Norwegian politics, especially within his own party, although some of the social policies of his government have been revised (See also ________).
Economy of DenmarkEconomy of IcelandEconomy of NorwayEconomy of Italy

Question 5: In November 1962 an accident in which several miners died occurred in the Kings Bay coal mine on ________ in the Svalbard archipelago.
SpitsbergenBear Island (Norway)EdgeøyaLongyearbyen

Question 6: Abject poverty and unemployment were sharply reduced by his government's policy of ________ and redistribution of wealth through progressive taxation.
IndustrialisationCommunismIndustrial RevolutionIslamic Golden Age

Question 7: Originally a road worker, Gerhardsen became politically active in the ________ labour movement during the 1920s.
SocialismKarl MarxSocialist stateMarxism

Question 8: With 17 years in office, he is the longest serving Prime Minister in Norway since the introduction of ________.
BicameralismCanadaParliamentary systemUnited Kingdom

Question 9: Einar Gerhardsen was born in the municipality of ________, in the county of Akershus.


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