Easy World History Quiz
1 - Which of those territories was never under European control during the 19th century?
2 - Which of the following was a Portuguese colony?
3 - What was the first capital of ancient Egypt?
4 - What is the red outlined area in the southeast corner?
The Fulda GapThe Pusan PerimeterThe Maginot LineThe Falaise Gap
The Fulda Gap
The Pusan Perimeter
The Maginot Line
The Falaise Gap
5 - Which of the following is one of the Seven Wonders of the World?
The Great Wall of ChinaThe Great Library of AlexandriaThe Taj MahalThe Temple of Artemis at Ephesus
The Great Wall of China
The Great Library of Alexandria
The Taj Mahal
The Temple of Artemis at Ephesus
6 - Who was Premier of the Soviet Union in the Cuban Missle Crisis?
7 - From which Macedonian general was Cleopatra, the last queen of Egypt, descended?
SeleucusAlexander the GreatAntipaterPtolemy
Alexander the Great
8 - Bolivia lost its access to the ocean in the Pacific War. Which country defeated Bolivia in that war?
9 - What U.S. naval commander signed the Treaty of Kanagawa in 1854, opening Japan to the west for the first time?
John RogersMatthew PerryJames BiddleFrancis Shermann
10 - Of which country was Salazar dictator?
11 - What is the latest state to join the United States, bringing the number to 50?
12 - Who was crowned King of Italy in 1861?
Victor EmmanuelHumbertGaribaldiCamillo Benso
13 - Only one South American country had a Monarchy. Which was it?
14 - Where was Christopher Columbus from?
15 - Between which European Powers was the Crimean War mainly fought?
The Russians, British, and French against the OttomansThe British and French against the OttomansThe Ottomans, British and French against the RussiansThe Russians against the Crimean Tartars
The Russians, British, and French against the Ottomans
The British and French against the Ottomans
The Ottomans, British and French against the Russians
The Russians against the Crimean Tartars
16 - Which American nation had a native European-style monarchy for over fifty years?
17 - The Balkan Wars lasted from:
18 - Where did Ernesto 'Che' Guevara die?
19 - What happened in France in 1789?
The coronation of Napoleon the FirstThe beheading of Louis the XIVthThe declaration of war against AustriaThe fall of the Bastille prison
The coronation of Napoleon the First
The beheading of Louis the XIVth
The declaration of war against Austria
The fall of the Bastille prison
20 - Between which two countries was the 1939 Pact of Steel signed?
France and the UK The UK and ItalyGermany and Italy Germany and the Soviet Union
France and the UK
The UK and Italy
Germany and Italy
Germany and the Soviet Union