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?

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

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?

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?

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?

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?

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?

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