Normal World History Quiz


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

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

3 - Which Greek city founded the most colonies in the 9th century BC?

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

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

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

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

8 - Who founded the Red Cross?

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

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

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?

12 - Of which country was Finland part before 1809?

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

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

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

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

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

18 - What is the date of Charlemagne's coronation?

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

20 - Which were the members of the Kalmar Union?