Easy World History Quiz


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

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

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

4 - What was the first capital of ancient Egypt?

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

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

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

8 - In which city did the Russian Revolution start?

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

10 - The Balkan Wars lasted from:

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

12 - Which of those books was written by Caesar?

13 - Why was Greenland called Greenland?

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

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

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

17 - What world-famous monument is shown below?

18 - What happened in France in 1789?

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

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