Correct Questions: 0 | Wrong Questions: 0 | Total Score: 0 Points

Which was the world's first adhesive postage stamp ?

Penny_black.jpg
Penny Black
Penny Dark
Penny Country
Penny Blue

-

It was issued in Britain on 1 May 1840, for official use from 6 May of that year.

Check Answer

In which country, the world's first adhesive postage stamp was issued and used ?

Penny_black.jpg
USA
Britain
Germany
Australia

-

The Penny Black was the world's first adhesive postage stamp. It was issued in Britain on 1 May 1840, for official use from 6 May of that year.

Check Answer

In which year, the world's first adhesive postage stamp was issued and used ?

Penny_black.jpg
1827
1831
1840
1856

-

The Penny Black was the world's first adhesive postage stamp. It was issued in Britain on 1 May 1840, for official use from 6 May of that year.

Check Answer

The study of postage stamps and their use is known as

Postology
Philogy
Philately
Sinuly

-

The word "philately" is the English version of the French word "philatélie", coined by Georges Herpin in 1864

Check Answer

Who in the given list is not credited for invention of Postage Stamp ?

William Dockwra
Rowland Hill
James Chalmers
Lasy Japsy

-

The invention of the postage stamp has been credited to several different people. So providing a single name is not possible

Check Answer

Before the invention of Postage Stamps, the postage fee was provided by

Sender
Recipient
Post Office
Fee was not applied at that time

-

Check Answer

Tthe first officially perforated(small holes between sheets) stamps were issued in which year ?

Perforations.jpg
1845
1848
1851
1854

-

Perforations are small holes made between individual postage stamps on a sheet or page of stamps, allowing for the easier separation of individual stamps

Check Answer

Small holes made between individual postage stamps on a sheet or page of stamps, allowing for the easier separation of individual stamps are known as

Perforations.jpg
Jemiminaton
Cotrization
Perforations
Rouletting

-

Check Answer

Identify this famous postage stamp.

140px-British_Guiana_13.jpg
Basel Dove
British Guiana 1c magenta
Inverted Jenny
Penny Red

-

It is regarded by many philatelists as the world's most famous stamp

Check Answer

Identify this famous postage stamp.

inverted_Jenny_Stamp.jpg
Basel Dove
British Guiana 1c magenta
Inverted Jenny
Inverted Head 4 Annas

-

Its center design appears upside-down and it is probably the most famous error in American philately.

Check Answer
Submit Your Score Play Again
comments powered by Disqus