Easy World History Quiz


1 - In 1945, an Allied conference decided the partition of Germany in four occupation zones. Where was that conference held?

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

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

4 - What was the first capital of ancient Egypt?

5 - In which city did the Russian Revolution start?

6 - What world-famous monument is shown below?

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

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

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

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

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

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

13 - Which of those books was written by Caesar?

14 - In what year did a Wall Street crash start the "Great Depression"?

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

16 - What palace is shown below?

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

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

19 - Who was Premier of the Soviet Union in the Cuban Missle Crisis?

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