Hardest World History Quiz


1 - Who wrote the Confessions?

2 - Which famous poet and scientist was employed by the Seljuqs to reform the Islamic calendar?

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

4 - Which ruler united the Khmer Empire?

5 - Who was the first woman elected to the British House of Parliament?

6 - How many million immigrants came to the United States between 1880 and 1900?

7 - What country shipped out the first ever shipment of frozen meat in 1877, and to which country?

8 - Which general succeeded Alexander the Great in Thrace?

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

10 - What was the the capital of Dacia?

11 - Who wrote the first version of the Dutch constitution as used today?

12 - Which was the first Boer state in South Africa?

13 - Who was surnamed the 'Father of History'?

14 - Who was the leader of the Russian provisional government after the fall of the Romanovs?

15 - In 19th century American politics, what was a 'Loco-Foco?'

16 - Which Egyptian Queen is shown here?

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

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

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

20 - Which of the following ports was seized by the British in 1839 and eventually became a British colony?