Normal World History Quiz


1 - Who won the second Battle of Tannenberg?

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

3 - When did Austria become Austria-Hungary (the Dual Monarchy)?

4 - After what was the former British Colony Rhodesia named?

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

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

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

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

9 - 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?

10 - Of which country was Finland part before 1809?

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

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

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

14 - 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?

15 - Which American Civil War battle had the highest number of casualties?

16 - From which civilization is this building?

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

18 - Who lost a battle in England on the 25th September 1066?

19 - After whom was Virginia named?

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