Easy World History Quiz


1 - Between which European Powers was the Crimean War mainly fought?

2 - Which of the following is one of the Seven Wonders of the World?

3 - To which country did Russia send 200,000 troops to stop its loss of land to multiple independent nations?

4 - Where was the largest Jewish state in history located?

5 - Before the Meiji Restoration, who was the effective ruler of Japan?

6 - Between which two countries was the 1939 Pact of Steel signed?

7 - Of which country was Salazar dictator?

8 - Which of the following was a Portuguese colony?

9 - The Balkan Wars lasted from:

10 - What was the first capital of ancient Egypt?

11 - How many U.S. Presidents were assassinated during their terms in office, and who were they?

12 - What country won the first World Cup of football (soccer) in 1930?

13 - Fifteen-century ruler Vlad III Dracula ('Vlad the Impaler') is best remembered today for inspiring Bram Stoker's novel Dracula. What land did he rule?

14 - What is the latest state to join the United States, bringing the number to 50?

15 - Where was Christopher Columbus from?

16 - Who was crowned King of Italy in 1861?

17 - The church below, later converted into a mosque, was the largest Christian cathedral for nearly a thousand years. Where does it stand?

18 - Why was Greenland called Greenland?

19 - From which Macedonian general was Cleopatra, the last queen of Egypt, descended?

20 - What is the red outlined area in the southeast corner?