Hardest World History Quiz


1 - What Islamic dynasty was founded by Sultan Saladin?

2 - Which of the following US Presidents was elected by the US House of Representatives in a year when no candidate won a majority in the electoral college?

3 - To which Spanish kingdom does this flag belong?

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

5 - Who is Baha'u'llah?

6 - Which best represents the order of Muslim dynasties in pre-Modern Egypt (oldest to most recent)

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

8 - Who was defeated in the battle of Sandwich in 1217?

9 - What was the Apadana?

10 - Who wrote the Confessions?

11 - The anciant Nok civilization of Africa flourished in what modern day country?

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

13 - Which of the following bombers dropped the Tsar Bomba?

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

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

16 - Which Mughal Emperor is associated with the ending of accomodation of Hindus into the political system and the attempt to make the Mughal Empire a purely Islamic state in the late 17th century?

17 - Which US politican shot and killed former Treasury Secretary Alexander Hamilton (who currently appears on the $10 bill) in a duel?

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

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

20 - The St Marco Campanile standing in Venice today is a copy. How and when was the original destroyed?