Easy World History Quiz


1 - Which of these modern-day areas did Rome not completely conquer?

2 - What was the first capital of ancient Egypt?

3 - Which of those territories was never under European control during the 19th century?

4 - What palace is shown below?

5 - Which American nation had a native European-style monarchy for over fifty years?

6 - What was Ferdinand de Lesseps's greatest achievement?

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

8 - Who became Prime Minister of Great Britain in 1945, replacing Winston Churchill?

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

10 - Which of those books was written by Caesar?

11 - Bolivia lost its access to the ocean in the Pacific War. Which country defeated Bolivia in that war?

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

13 - Where did Ernesto 'Che' Guevara die?

14 - Where was Christopher Columbus from?

15 - During the American Civil War, who was President of the Confederate States of America?

16 - Only one South American country had a Monarchy. Which was it?

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

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

19 - What world-famous monument is shown below?

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