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States-General of the Netherlands: Quiz


Question 1: The title of Staten-Generaal, however, continued in the title of subsequent Dutch ________, that were reconstituted in 1814, after the Napoleonic rule: until 1815 one chamber, since then two.
ParliamentParliamentary systemUnicameralismBicameralism

Question 2: The first meeting was on January 9, 1464, in ________ in Flanders at the behest of Philip III, Duke of Burgundy.

Question 3: The ________ kept their own States-General in Brussels.
Dutch RepublicBatavian RepublicEighty Years' WarSouthern Netherlands

Question 4: This article incorporates text from the Encyclopædia Britannica, Eleventh Edition, a publication now in the ________.
Public domainCopyrightCopyright infringementIntellectual property

Question 5: The States-General (Staten-Generaal) is the parliament of the ________.

Question 6: The ________ island Isla de los Estados was also named after this institution.
BrazilChileArgentinaBuenos Aires

Question 7: The Senate (in Dutch, Eerste Kamer, First Chamber, or Senaat, the ________) is elected indirectly by members of provincial legislatures.
Australian SenateUpper houseAbolished upper houseBicameralism

Question 8: In 1609, ________ established Dutch trade in Staten Island, New York City and named the island Staaten Eylandt after the Staten-Generaal, the Dutch parliament.
Henry HudsonNew NetherlandArctic OceanExploration

Question 9: The meeting rooms of the Staten-Generaal are at the Binnenhof (Inner Court) in ________.
The HagueRotterdamLeidenSouth Holland


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