Easy World History Quiz


1 - Where was Christopher Columbus from?

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

3 - Which Roman Emperor converted to Christianity, legalised and supported it though never made it the official religion?

4 - What happened in France in 1789?

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

6 - Which of those books was written by Caesar?

7 - What was the first capital of ancient Egypt?

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

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

10 - Where did Ernesto 'Che' Guevara die?

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

12 - What palace is shown below?

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

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

15 - The Balkan Wars lasted from:

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

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

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

19 - Why was Greenland called Greenland?

20 - What world-famous monument is shown below?