Medina will launch a Russian test on the history of the Fatherland


RIA Novosti

MOSCOW, 26 Nov — RIA Novosti. The Minister of culture of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the Russian military historical society (RVIA) Vladimir Medinsky at 10.30 GMT will start the test in the history of the Fatherland in 85 regions of the Russian Federation, told RIA Novosti on the eve of the event’s scientific Director RVIO Mikhail Myagkov.

Knowledge check students, deputies, public figures, military. Offer them 40 minutes to answer 40 questions, compiled by scientists of the Moscow state University named after M. V. Lomonosov.

“On Saturday in 85 regions of the country will be held the national history of the Fatherland. In Moscow test your knowledge will be on seven special grounds, the Central of which will be Russian military-historical society — Petroverigsky pereulok, building 4, строение1. Here at 10.30 am Minister of culture of the Russian Federation, Chairman of RVIA Vladimir Medinsky will give the start of the campaign,” he said softly.

“History is present in our lives constantly. Wherever we work, we need moral guidance, lessons from the past, examples of heroism. Need truthful historical facts. Without them, we can get lost not only in the historical outline, but in the vicissitudes of modern life. This testing will be useful to people of different ages and professions. It will give interest to the study of Russian history and will raise the General cultural level,” he added softly.

Testing in Moscow will culminate in a large-scale cultural program, including military concert, military reconstruction of different eras, master classes on possession of different kinds of weapons.

The action was supported by activists in several countries of the CIS and in the US, where everyone will also be able to test your knowledge on the history of Russia. Testing will take place in the framework of the project “Every day proud of Russia” the youth Parliament at the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.