Easiest World History Quiz


1 - Who founded the Mongol Empire?

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

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

4 - Which of those territories never was a Venitian possesion?

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

6 - On which side did Italy fight in World War One?

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

8 - What was the capital of West-Germany from 1949 to 1989?

9 - Which state sold Corsica to France in 1768?

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

11 - Which French king built Versailles?

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

13 - Where are these pyramides located?

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

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

16 - How many of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World still exist?

17 - Where is the monument shown below located?

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

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

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