A study in Numenorean history

Another one of my "study" series. This one is concerned with the Numenorean race (the humans in Tolkien's Middle-Earth). So if you think you know a bit about Numenor, take that test (hard) and find out...

Question 1:Which king of Numenor first spoke openly against the Valar and started persecuting the Faithful?
Tar Palantir
Tar Meneldur
Tar Elendil
Tar Atanamir
Question 2:What language was native to the Numenoreans?
Quenya
Adûn-adan
Atanië
Adûnaïc
Question 3:At what sacred feast did the whole people of Numenor climb the Meneltarma (the great mountain in the center of Numenor)?
Erukyermë
Erufiestë
Kementari
Nurtallë Valinoreva
Question 4:Who was the highest man in the Council of the Sceptre?
The lord of Forrostar
The lord of Hyarnustar
The lord of Andûnië
The lord of Armenelos
Question 5:How did the Atani discover the island of Numenor?
Gil-Estel (Elendil as a star) led them
Oromë helped them navigate to its place
Ulmo drove their ships
Eonwë gave them precise instructions about its location
Question 6:Nimloth was the white tree of Numenor from which the white tree of Gondor came. From what tree in Eressea did Nimloth come?
Telperion
Culurien
Ninquelotë
Celeborn
Question 7:What was the name of Numenor in Valinor?
Nandor
Handor
Mandor
Andor
Question 8:This question concerns a very important person of Numenorean lineage: Aragorn. How many generations after Isildur did he come?
57
23
18
39
Question 9:When Sauron landed in Numenor he gradually convinced the people to worship...(Needs some thinking)
Him (Sauron)
Morgoth
The Darkness
Blood
Question 10:Finally, after the downfall of Numenor, many Numenoreans sailed west from middle-earth hoping to catch sight of...
The Peak of the Tower of the King
The Tip of the Meneltarma
Eressea
The glittering gold of Numenor drowned in the deeps of the ocean

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