Easiest World History Quiz


1 - Which region was France forced to cede to Germany in wake of its defeat in 1871?

2 - What was the name of Istanbul before its capture by the Turks?

3 - Where was the last man to successfully conquer England from?

4 - Which of these empires was not based in Mexico?

5 - What political system based on a strict social hierarchy with land-owning nobles at the top was dominant in middle-age Europe?

6 - Who famously delcared 'Veni, vidi, vici' ?

7 - Which state sold Corsica to France in 1768?

8 - What was the original name of New York?

9 - What Roman general conquered Gaul in the First Century BC?

10 - Who was America's first president?

11 - What Italian city was called the 'Queen of the Adriatic' during the Renaissance period?

12 - How did Julius Caesar die?

13 - Which Spanish conquistador destroyed the Aztec (or Mexica) empire in what is now Mexico?

14 - Over which province have India and Pakistan disputed ownership, leading to brief wars in 1948 and 1966?

15 - Which country never had a colony in North America?

16 - Where are these pyramides located?

17 - When was the Holy Roman Empire dissolved?

18 - Which French king built Versailles?

19 - What is the name of the explorer who led the first (proven) expedition around the globe?

20 - Of the following Napoleonic battles, which one was a defeat for Napoleonic France?