Easy World History Quiz


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

2 - What U.S. naval commander signed the Treaty of Kanagawa in 1854, opening Japan to the west for the first time?

3 - Which of the following was a Portuguese colony?

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

5 - What was the first capital of ancient Egypt?

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

7 - In which city did the Russian Revolution start?

8 - Who was crowned King of Italy in 1861?

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

10 - What happened in France in 1789?

11 - What palace is shown below?

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

13 - Where did Ernesto 'Che' Guevara die?

14 - Where was Christopher Columbus from?

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

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

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

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

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

20 - Of which country was Salazar dictator?