Easy World History Quiz


1 - Which of those books was written by Caesar?

2 - Which of the following was a Portuguese colony?

3 - Fifteen-century ruler Vlad III Dracula ('Vlad the Impaler') is best remembered today for inspiring Bram Stoker's novel Dracula. What land did he rule?

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

5 - What is the red outlined area in the southeast corner?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

14 - The Balkan Wars lasted from:

15 - Where was Christopher Columbus from?

16 - Where did Ernesto 'Che' Guevara die?

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

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

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

20 - In which city did the Russian Revolution start?