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Elbląg: Quiz


Question 1: ________ (Sejm) elected from Elbląg constituency
UnicameralismMember of ParliamentBicameralismParliamentary system

Question 2: This however soon ended when a large number of the German inhabitants of Elbing fled before the Soviet ________ approached the city during World War II.
Red ArmyEastern Front (World War II)Soviet Armed ForcesJoseph Stalin

Question 3: The poet Christian Wernicke was born in 1661 in Elbląg, while Gottfried Achenwall became famous for his teachings in ________ and human rights law.
Thomas AquinasNatural lawImmanuel KantGeorg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

Question 4: During the First Partition of Poland in 1772, the city state was annexed by King Frederick the Great of the ________.
Margraviate of BrandenburgKingdom of PrussiaGerman EmpireProvince of Pomerania

Question 5: Famous inhabitants of the city at that time included native sons Hans von Bodeck and ________.
Oliver CromwellEnglandJohn MiltonSamuel Hartlib

Question 6: After World War I, most of West Prussia became part of the ________.
Władysław SikorskiJózef PiłsudskiPolandSecond Polish Republic

Question 7: 98% of the new inhabitants were ________ expelled from Polish areas annexed by the Soviet Union or Polish peasants from overpopulated villages in central Poland.
Polish languagePolesPoloniaPolish American

Question 8: In the 1815 provincial reorganization following the ________, Elbing and its hinterland were included within Regierungsbezirk Danzig in West Prussia.
First French EmpireNapoleon INapoleonic WarsGrande Armée

Question 9: Membership in the Hanseatic League meant having important trading contacts with ________, Flanders, France, and the Netherlands.
EnglandUnited KingdomScotlandWales

Question 10: The city museum presents many pieces of art and utilities of everyday use, including the only ________ binoculars preserved in Europe.
16th century11th century14th century15th century


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