Easiest World History Quiz


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

2 - Where are these pyramides located?

3 - Who founded the Mongol Empire?

4 - By the end of the 19th century, which country was the biggest colonial power?

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

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

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

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

9 - What nation exploded its first nuclear bomb in the Rajasthan desert in 1974?

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

11 - Where is the monument shown below located?

12 - By what name was Iran known before the 20th century?

13 - Between which countries was the Hundred Years war mainly fought?

14 - When was the Holy Roman Empire dissolved?

15 - Who was America's first president?

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

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

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

19 - Which French king built Versailles?

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