Easy World History Quiz


1 - In 1945, an Allied conference decided the partition of Germany in four occupation zones. Where was that conference held?

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

3 - Which sultan extended the Ottoman Empire to within 90 miles of Vienna, which he unsucessfully beseiged?

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

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

6 - Of which country was Salazar dictator?

7 - The Balkan Wars lasted from:

8 - What palace is shown below?

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

10 - Which of the following was a Portuguese colony?

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

12 - What happened in France in 1789?

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

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

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

16 - Where was Christopher Columbus from?

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

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

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

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