Hardest World History Quiz
1 - How many million immigrants came to the United States between 1880 and 1900?
5 millions9 millions15 millions21 millions
2 - On top of the French, Portuguese, Dutch and English who also had trading posts in India?
3 - What was Stalin's original last name?
4 - Where was the first British colonial railroad?
5 - Which Egyptian Queen is shown here?
6 - Which modern author is famous for his historical novel about Julian the Apostate?
Gore VidalRobert GravesRex WarnerHenryx Sienkiewicz
7 - Who proclaimed himself emperor of the USA and Protector of Mexico, even printing his own money?
Joshua Abraham Norton Johnatan Louis WilssonJohn Riley MarsdenWilliam Joshua Pitt
Joshua Abraham Norton
Johnatan Louis Wilsson
John Riley Marsden
William Joshua Pitt
8 - With which region of South Asia is the early 19th Century empire of Ranjit Singh associated with?
9 - Under which Ottoman sultan were the Janissaries finally abolished in 1826?
Mahmud IIAbdulhamid IISelim IIIMehmet V
10 - Who was the leader of the Russian provisional government after the fall of the Romanovs?
Vladimir LeninStalinPrince LvovGeorgii Plekhanov
11 - Which of these countries was not involved in cracking down on the Boxer Rebellion in China over the turn of the 19th century?
12 - Which Roman Emperor allegedly made his horse senator?
13 - From which city did the Ottoman grandee Ali Pasha dominate the western Balkans in the late 18th century?
14 - What country shipped out the first ever shipment of frozen meat in 1877, and to which country?
The United States, to FranceFrance, to the United KingdomArgentina, to FranceBritish Canada, to the United Kingdom
The United States, to France
France, to the United Kingdom
Argentina, to France
British Canada, to the United Kingdom
15 - In what city did Charles de Gaulle make his promise of a new partnership with French colonial populations in 1944:?
16 - Who wrote the books about Old Shatterhand and Kara Ben Nemsi?
Karl MayFriedrich SchillerGŁnther GrassKarl Wolfowitz
17 - Which of the following ports was seized by the British in 1839 and eventually became a British colony?
18 - Which was the first Boer state in South Africa?
19 - Which Arab capital was founded in 969 CE by the Fatimids?
20 - Which general succeeded Alexander the Great in Thrace?