Hardest World History Quiz


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

2 - Which of the following founders of Hellenistic kingdoms was not a general under Alexander the Great?

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

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

5 - 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?

6 - Which was not a British King?

7 - Which state was not a German elector in the 16th century?

8 - Where was the first British colonial railroad?

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

10 - Who was the first Prime Minister of Australia?

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

12 - According to some legends, which Welsh prince might have reached the New World in the 12th century?

13 - In what city did Charles de Gaulle make his promise of a new partnership with French colonial populations in 1944:?

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

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

16 - Which Roman Emperor allegedly made his horse senator?

17 - Which general succeeded Alexander the Great in Thrace?

18 - Which Egyptian Queen is shown here?

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

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