Hardest World History Quiz


1 - Where was the first UN Security Council meeting held?

2 - Which Arab capital was founded in 969 CE by the Fatimids?

3 - Who rode alledgly through the streets of Coventry nude to protest against the high taxes imposed by her husband on his tenants?

4 - Ethnike Hetairia was a secret society organized to liberate which region from Ottoman rule in the early 19th century?

5 - The Muslim League was established in 1906 in India as a result of the decision by the British to partition which province?

6 - Who wrote the books about Old Shatterhand and Kara Ben Nemsi?

7 - Which emperor passed a law proclaiming all male residents of the Roman Empire citizens?

8 - What did Italy originaly mean?

9 - Which of the following lands was not part of Muhammad Ali's Egyptian Empire in the early 19th Century?

10 - What was the last Mongol state to be conquered by a foreign power?

11 - Which ruler united the Khmer Empire?

12 - From which city did the Ottoman grandee Ali Pasha dominate the western Balkans in the late 18th century?

13 - Which of the following happened the earliest in the United Kingdom?

14 - Who was the first Prime Minister of Australia?

15 - How many Dalai Lamas have there been?

16 - Upon what was the devshirme tax levied by the Ottomans on their Christian Balkan populations?

17 - Which fortress in the Caribbean was known as the "Gibraltar of the West Indies"?

18 - Which US political party was the first to use national conventions to nominate presidential candidates?

19 - Which modern country did Marco Polo mean with Zipangu?

20 - What was an Emporion?