Easy World History Quiz


1 - What palace is shown below?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

10 - What was the first capital of ancient Egypt?

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

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

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

14 - Which of the following was a Portuguese colony?

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

16 - Why was Greenland called Greenland?

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

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

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

20 - What happened in France in 1789?