Easy World History Quiz


1 - Which of those books was written by Caesar?

2 - 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?

3 - What palace is shown below?

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

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

6 - In which city did the Russian Revolution start?

7 - The ancient city of Antioch lay within the boundaries of what modern country?

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

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

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

11 - What country won the first World Cup of football (soccer) in 1930?

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

13 - The Balkan Wars lasted from:

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

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

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

17 - Why was Greenland called Greenland?

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

19 - Of which country was Salazar dictator?

20 - What world-famous monument is shown below?