Normal World History Quiz
1 - What was the capital of Republican China (1928 - 1949)?
2 - After whom was Virginia named?
Queen VictoriaVirginia, the Countess of KentQueen Elizabeth IMaria, the Holy Virgin
Virginia, the Countess of Kent
Queen Elizabeth I
Maria, the Holy Virgin
3 - What was the original European name of Australia?
New WalesNew HollandNew ScotlandNew Normandy
4 - Which Egyptian Pharao tried to impose a monotheistic religion?
Ramses IIAkhenatenPepi IAmenhotep II
5 - How much did the Federal State of Germany spend on German Reunification between 1990 and 1999?
5 billion euros125 billion euros600 billions euros3 trillions euros
5 billion euros
125 billion euros
600 billions euros
3 trillions euros
6 - In what year did Constantine the Great hold the Council of Nicaea?
7 - Which of the members of the triumviate died first?
8 - What was the part of England ruled by the vikings called?
9 - Of what Italian City was the flag below (with variations) the emblem?
10 - From which civilization is this building?
The Nubian CivilizationThe Egyptian CivilizationThe Lybian CivilizationThe Nabatean Civilization
The Nubian Civilization
The Egyptian Civilization
The Lybian Civilization
The Nabatean Civilization
11 - In the 960s, having been defeated in war by Pandulf (the Duke of Capua) and with Berengarius II (King of Italy) looking to take control of Rome, Pope John XII requested the help of which ruler?
Lothair I (King of France)Otto I (King of Germany)Al-Muti (Abbasid Caliph)John I Tzimisces (Byzantine Emperor)
Lothair I (King of France)
Otto I (King of Germany)
Al-Muti (Abbasid Caliph)
John I Tzimisces (Byzantine Emperor)
12 - The Seven Weeks War was between which countries?
France and PrussiaFrance and SpainAustria and PrussiaFrance and Austria
France and Prussia
France and Spain
Austria and Prussia
France and Austria
13 - Who lost a battle in England on the 25th September 1066?
Harold GodwinsonHarald III HardradeWilliam the ConquerorEdward III The Confessor
Harald III Hardrade
William the Conqueror
Edward III The Confessor
14 - Who won the second Battle of Tannenberg?
15 - Which Roman conquered Britain?
Julius CeasarTrajanClaudiusKing henry VIII
King henry VIII
16 - How did the Byzantines call themselves?
17 - From what country did Britain begin to recruit Gurkha soldiers in 1816?
18 - What was the first continental European state to complete its rail network, in the 1840s?
19 - Which treaty, signed by Italy, Germany, and Japan in 1940, recognized the right of each member to 'establish a new world order' in their respective parts of the world?
The Axis PactThe Rome PactThe Tripartite PactThe Molotov-Rippentrop Act
The Axis Pact
The Rome Pact
The Tripartite Pact
The Molotov-Rippentrop Act
20 - Of which country was Finland part before 1809?