Normal World History Quiz


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

2 - 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?

3 - In the 1st Century BC, Crassus (reportedly the richest man of Rome) led a disastrous and embarrassing campaign against who?

4 - Who founded the Red Cross?

5 - Which Roman conquered Britain?

6 - Approximatively how many people were killed in Europe by the Black Death pandemic in the 14th century?

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

8 - What Russian city was established in the 1860s after Russia's annexation of Chinese territory along the Sea of Japan?

9 - Who formed the first Roman Triumvirate?

10 - Who was this African Ruler?

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

12 - Many US states, most famously Texas and Hawaii, were once independent countries. Which of the following states was also independent at one time?

13 - Which Pope launched the First Crusade?

14 - What was the title of the leader of the Genoan Republic?

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

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

17 - After whom was Virginia named?

18 - Which of these nations had an army in excess of 1 million men in the 70s?

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

20 - Which were the members of the Kalmar Union?