Easy World History Quiz


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

11 - What palace is shown below?

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

13 - Where did Ernesto 'Che' Guevara die?

14 - What world-famous monument is shown below?

15 - Why was Greenland called Greenland?

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

17 - Who was crowned King of Italy in 1861?

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

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

20 - What was the first capital of ancient Egypt?