Easiest World History Quiz

 

1 - How did Julius Caesar die?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

13 - Where was Napoleon born?

14 - Who founded the Mongol Empire?

15 - Which French king built Versailles?

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

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

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

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

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

 

  

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