Easiest World History Quiz


1 - In 1895 which African country defeated Italy allowing it to stay independent?

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

3 - Where was Napoleon born?

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

5 - How did Julius Caesar die?

6 - Which state sold Corsica to France in 1768?

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

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

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

10 - Of which country was James I the King before becoming King of England?

11 - When was the Holy Roman Empire dissolved?

12 - Which European royal family, often the butt of inbreeding jokes, once ruled Austria?

13 - Who was defeated at the Battle of Tours (or of Poitiers) by the Franks led by Charles Martel?

14 - Which were in 1914 the three belligerent European countries who officially had an emperor?

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

16 - By which of those ancient civilizations was Machu Pichu built?

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

18 - Who was America's first president?

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

20 - Where is the monument shown below located?