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Ernest Manning: Quiz


Question 1: He was also the only member of the ________ to ever sit in the Senate.
Réal CaouetteNew Democracy (Canada)Social Credit Party of CanadaRalliement créditiste

Question 2: In the same year, he was made a Companion of the ________.
Orders, decorations, and medals of CanadaGovernor General of CanadaOrder of CanadaOrder of Military Merit (Canada)

Question 3: One likely explanation may have been pragmatic; many of Social Credit's policy goals infringed on responsibilities reserved to the federal government under the ________.
British North America ActsCanadian Senate divisions28th Canadian MinistryCanadian federalism

Question 4: Negotiations failed but in 1967, with the support of both Manning and PC leader ________, Thompson ran in the next election with the PCs.
John Sparrow David ThompsonRobert StanfieldCharles TupperJohn Diefenbaker

Question 5: He served longer than any premier in the province's history, and was the second longest serving provincial premier in Canadian history (only after George H. Murray of ________).
Nova ScotiaPrince Edward IslandNewfoundland and LabradorBritish Columbia

Question 6: For many years, airplanes could not serve ________ while flying over the province.

Question 7: Manning was born in Carnduff, ________ in 1908 and was raised on a farm.
AlbertaBritish ColumbiaSaskatchewanManitoba

Question 8: Manning also sought to purge ________ influences from the party.
AntisemitismJewsThe HolocaustRacial antisemitism

Question 9: In 1940, he switched seats and was elected from ________.
Downtown EdmontonOld StrathconaEdmonton124 Street, Edmonton

Question 10: A devoted listener of the evangelistic radio broadcasts of future Premier ________, Manning enrolled in Aberhart's Calgary Prophetic Bible Institute in 1927, becoming the first graduate of that institution.
Ernest Manning1937 Social Credit backbenchers' revoltWilliam AberhartSocial Credit Board


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