Normal World History Quiz


1 - Which of the members of the triumviate died first?

2 - What was the part of England ruled by the vikings called?

3 - Under which sultan did the Ottomans capture Constantinople from the Byzantines in 1453?

4 - The Seven Weeks War was between which countries?

5 - Of the following dynasties, which was arguably one of the superpowers of the ancient world, rivaled only by the Romans, with whom they were often at war? They were based in modern-day Iran.

6 - What was the title of the ruler of Athens for most of the 14th century?

7 - On which side did Japan fight in the First World War?

8 - The following is an extract from the Bayeux Tapestry, a famous Middle-Age artwork. What does it represent?

9 - Which of those US constitutional amendments protects voting rights?

10 - Which country employed Henry Hudson to find the famous 'NorthWest-Passage'?

11 - Which Egyptian Pharao tried to impose a monotheistic religion?

12 - Of what Italian City was the flag below (with variations) the emblem?

13 - When was Kosovo declared independent?

14 - What entity did Napoleon replace the Holy Roman Empire with in 1806?

15 - Which two countries in Latin America had had an emperor in the 19th century?

16 - What was the only non-western country to participate to the Berlin Congress of 1885?

17 - How many women do most experts agree Jack the Ripper killed?

18 - Which of these cities never was a capital of Assyria?

19 - Who won the second Battle of Tannenberg?

20 - After the emperor of China, Pu Yi , was captured by the communist, what occupation did he take?