Hardest World History Quiz


1 - What did Italy originaly mean?

2 - What Islamic dynasty was founded by Sultan Saladin?

3 - What was Stalin's original last name?

4 - The Treaty of Kuchuk Kaynarca in 1774 forced the Ottomans to cede which territory to the Russians?

5 - What had the Spartan youth to do to prove they were adults?

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

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

8 - What were chinampas?

9 - How many Dalai Lamas have there been?

10 - What was the most populous tribe of the Iroquois Confederacy?

11 - The Persian satrapy of Skudra included which two areas?

12 - With which region of South Asia is the early 19th Century empire of Ranjit Singh associated with?

13 - What was the the capital of Dacia?

14 - In which city were General Franco's headquarters located during the Spanish Civil War?

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

16 - Who built the Great Zimbabwe (ruins shown below)?

17 - What was an Emporion?

18 - Which was not a British King?

19 - What country saw native religion fused with Christianity in 1865's 'Hau Hau' movement?

20 - In which modern African country did Courland have a fort?