Normal World History Quiz


1 - 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?

2 - Which English Queen was executed May 19, 1536?

3 - After whom was Virginia named?

4 - 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?

5 - From which civilization is this building?

6 - In 1901, US President William McKinley was fatally shot by Leon Czolgosz. What kind of political extremist was Czolgosz?

7 - Which of the following is NOT considered an American objective in the War of 1812?

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

9 - Who founded the Red Cross?

10 - When was Kosovo declared independent?

11 - Who was this African Ruler?

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

13 - In what year did Constantine the Great hold the Council of Nicaea?

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

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

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

17 - Which was not an Iranian dynasty?

18 - What was the original European name of Australia?

19 - From what country did Britain begin to recruit Gurkha soldiers in 1816?

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