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United Kingdom general election, 1966: Quiz

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Question 1: The 1966 UK general election on 31 March 1966 was called by sitting Labour Prime Minister ________.
Winston ChurchillHarold MacmillanHarold WilsonMargaret Thatcher

Question 2: Total votes cast on 31 March 1966: 27,264,747. All parties shown. The Conservative figure includes ________ and National Liberals.
David CameronUlster Unionist PartyConservative Party (UK)Margaret Thatcher

Question 3: ________
MPs elected in the United Kingdom general election, 1966MPs elected in the United Kingdom general election, 1959MPs elected in the United Kingdom general election, 1964MPs elected in the United Kingdom general election, 1970

Question 4: Incumbent PM
________
Labour
Margaret ThatcherHarold MacmillanWinston ChurchillHarold Wilson

Question 5: Subsequent PM
________
Labour
Margaret ThatcherHarold WilsonHarold MacmillanWinston Churchill

Question 6: Wilson's hope that he would be returned to office with a larger majority had been encouraged by the government's victory in a ________ in Kingston upon Hull North.
GerrymanderingElections by countryReferendumBy-election

Question 7: The 5,117 votes polled for the "Others" in Nelson and Colne were all polled for Patrick Downey, uncle of ________ who had been murdered by the Moors Murderers.
Ashton-under-LyneMoors murdersStalybridgeManchester







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