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 - Where was the largest Jewish state in history located?

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

4 - The ancient city of Antioch lay within the boundaries of what modern country?

5 - Which sultan extended the Ottoman Empire to within 90 miles of Vienna, which he unsucessfully beseiged?

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

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

8 - Which of those books was written by Caesar?

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

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

11 - Of which country was Salazar dictator?

12 - What happened in France in 1789?

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

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

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

16 - What world-famous monument is shown below?

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

18 - Who was crowned King of Italy in 1861?

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

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