Normal World History Quiz


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

2 - Who founded the Mughal dynasty?

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

4 - How much did the Federal State of Germany spend on German Reunification between 1990 and 1999?

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

6 - Who formed the first Roman Triumvirate?

7 - Which Pope launched the First Crusade?

8 - Who founded the Red Cross?

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

10 - Who was this African Ruler?

11 - Of which country was Finland part before 1809?

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

13 - What was the capital of Republican China (1928 - 1949)?

14 - Against which country did William the Silent, Prince of Orange, lead his revolt?

15 - 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?

16 - What was the name of Tokio before the Meiji restoration?

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

18 - What did Britain trade the island of Helgoland with Germany for?

19 - When was Kosovo declared independent?

20 - On the 16th April 1746, the last pitched land battle to have taken place in Britain took place, in which the hopes of 'Bonnie Prince Charlie' came to an end. What was the name of this battle?