Easiest World History Quiz
1 - Where was Napoleon born?
2 - What Italian city was called the 'Queen of the Adriatic' during the Renaissance period?
3 - What Roman general conquered Gaul in the First Century BC?
Julius CeasarGnaeus Pompeius (Pompey the Great)CrassusVercingetorix
Gnaeus Pompeius (Pompey the Great)
4 - Who was defeated at the Battle of Tours (or of Poitiers) by the Franks led by Charles Martel?
The EnglishThe GermansThe SpanishThe Arabs
5 - Between which countries was the Hundred Years war mainly fought?
Prussia and FranceSpain and FranceEngland and IrelandFrance and England
Prussia and France
Spain and France
England and Ireland
France and England
6 - Which of those territories never was a Venitian possesion?
7 - Which region was France forced to cede to Germany in wake of its defeat in 1871?
8 - Where was the last man to successfully conquer England from?
9 - Who founded the Mongol Empire?
Genghis KhanKublai KhanBatu KhanJoan of Arc
Joan of Arc
10 - What was the name of Istanbul before its capture by the Turks?
11 - By what name was Iran known before the 20th century?
12 - Which country never had a colony in North America?
13 - By the end of the 19th century, which country was the biggest colonial power?
FranceThe United KingdomSpainGermany
The United Kingdom
14 - How did Joan of Arc die?
She received a fatal wound during a failed siege of ParisShe died of Black Fever during a campaignShe was assasinated on orders of the Earl of Warwick She was burnt as an heretic by the English in Rouen
She received a fatal wound during a failed siege of Paris
She died of Black Fever during a campaign
She was assasinated on orders of the Earl of Warwick
She was burnt as an heretic by the English in Rouen
15 - Which of these empires was not based in Mexico?
16 - By which of those ancient civilizations was Machu Pichu built?
The AztecsThe EgyptiansThe MayasThe Incas
17 - What was the capital of West-Germany from 1949 to 1989?
18 - What nation exploded its first nuclear bomb in the Rajasthan desert in 1974?
19 - Where are these pyramides located?
20 - How many of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World still exist?