Bill Gates

 1. What is Bill Gates' full name?

  William Gattenberg

  Bill PC Gates

  Wilhelm Friedrich Gates

  William Henry Gates III

 2. Bill Gates learnt to code at school.



 3. What was the first programme he ever wrote?

  A word processor

  A crossword puzzle

  A maze game

  A noughts and crosses (or tic-tac-toe) game

 4. What was his score out of 1600 in the U.S. Scholastic Aptitute Tests?





 5. What subject (major) did Bill Gates enrole to study at Harvard before he left to start Microsoft?




  Computer science

 6. At Harvard, Gates developed an algorithm for some previously unsolved computer science problems using:

  Ice cream indexing

  Truffle tiering

  Pancake sorting

  Waffle weaving

 7. During the first five years of Microsoft what did he claim to do?

  Check every line of code written by his team

  Invent the desktop computer

  Spend more on publicity than software development

  Make a million dollars each day

 8. What did IBM ask Bill Gates to do in 1980?

  Help debug the IBM PC

  Write an operating system for the IBM PC

  Sell Microsoft to IBM

  Develop a word processor

 9. Microsoft rescued Apple from the brink of bankruptcy by investing $150 million in Steve Job's company in 1997.



 10. Bill Gates has donated over $41 billion to charity.