Easy World History Quiz


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

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

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

4 - What happened in France in 1789?

5 - In which city did the Russian Revolution start?

6 - In what year did a Wall Street crash start the "Great Depression"?

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

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

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

10 - The Balkan Wars lasted from:

11 - Which of the following was a Portuguese colony?

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

13 - Where was Christopher Columbus from?

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

15 - Of which country was Salazar dictator?

16 - What palace is shown below?

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

18 - Who became Prime Minister of Great Britain in 1945, replacing Winston Churchill?

19 - Why was Greenland called Greenland?

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