Ethereum Pub Trivia

Crypto with Lorenzo
4 min readJun 17, 2024

Your ultimate resource for everything Ethereum (ETH) when trivia night comes around.

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I’ve highlighted the answers.

  1. In which year did Ethereum launch? July 2015

    2) What is the name of the standard used by tokens that run on Ethereum’s blockchain?

    A) ERC-20
    B) EIP-20
    C) ETS-20
    D) ETC-20

    3) In 2016, Ethereum forked (i.e., split) into a separate network. What is the name of this?

    A) Ethereum Cash
    B) Ethereum Classic
    C) Ethereum Genesis
    D) Ethereum Original

    4B) Bonus question: Why did this occur?

    — A hacker took advantage of a vulnerability in a decentralised autonomous organisation (DAO) built on the network.

    — There was a major division in the Ethereum community regarding how to handle this. Those in favour of reversing the fraudulent transactions created a new chain, which is the current form of Ethereum.

    — The other side — which insisted on upholding blockchain immutability — decided to continue from this hack under the original blockchain known as Ethereum Classic.

    5) Who was NOT involved in the creation of Ethereum?

    A) Vitalik Buterin
    B) Gavin Wood
    C) Andreas Antonopoulos
    D) Charles Hoskinson

    6) What is ETH’s all-time low price?

    It dipped to 42 cents in October 2015, three months after its inception.

    7) Which major network upgrade signalled the move from Proof-of-Work (mining) to