Harvard History Trivia Quiz: Test Your Knowledge with the Ultimate Interactive Quiz!

Hey there, future Harvard Crimson!, Are you ready to for an exciting journey of knowledge and curiosity? Whether you’ve already imagined yourself strolling through Harvard Yard or you’re just beginning to dream big, our “Harvard Hustle” trivia quiz is here to ignite your intellectual fire.

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From the historic founding year to the iconic John Harvard statue, from Nobel laureates to world-changing initiatives, this quiz is designed to challenge and inspire you. So, grab your thinking cap and a dose of Crimson spirit – let’s dive into this fun and motivational challenge that’s tailor-made for aspiring Harvard students!

Which prestigious academic award was established by a bequest from Nobel laureate Michael S. Pupin and is awarded annually to distinguished undergraduate students at Harvard University?
Pupin Prize
Pupin Fellowship
Pupin Scholar Award
Pupin Medal

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What is the name of Harvard's oldest library?
Widener Library
Lamont Library
Houghton Library
Pusey Library

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Which famous American poet graduated from Harvard University and wrote the poem "The Road Not Taken"?
Langston Hughes
Emily Dickinson
Robert Frost
Maya Angelou

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What is the name of the iconic large statue located in Harvard Yard?
The Thinker
David
The Lion of Harvard
John Harvard Statue

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Harvard University has produced numerous Nobel laureates. Who won the Nobel Prize in Physics for his work on the photoelectric effect?
Richard Feynman
Albert Einstein
Enrico Fermi
Niels Bohr

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Harvard University is located in which city?
New York City
Boston
Washington D.C.
Chicago

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Which U.S. president graduated from Harvard College in 1787?
Thomas Jefferson
John Adams
George Washington
James Madison

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Harvard's football team competes annually against which rival team?
Yale University
Stanford University
University of Michigan
Princeton University

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The Harvard Art Museums consist of three museums. Which museum is known for its collection of European, Asian, and American art?
Fogg Museum
Sackler Museum
Busch-Reisinger Museum
Peabody Museum

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Which school at Harvard is renowned for its programs in government, public policy, and international affairs?
Harvard Law School
Harvard Kennedy School
Harvard Graduate School of Education
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

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Which Harvard graduate became the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean?
Amelia Earhart
Bessie Coleman
Sally Ride
Katherine Johnson

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Harvard University is one of the eight Ivy League universities. Which of these is NOT one of the Ivy League schools?
Princeton University
Columbia University
Stanford University
Brown University

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