Normal World History Quiz


1 - Which Roman conquered Britain?

2 - Which English Queen was executed May 19, 1536?

3 - Which monarch launched the Spanish Armada against England?

4 - After the emperor of China, Pu Yi , was captured by the communist, what occupation did he take?

5 - How many women do most experts agree Jack the Ripper killed?

6 - What did Britain trade the island of Helgoland with Germany for?

7 - Who formed the first Roman Triumvirate?

8 - After what was the former British Colony Rhodesia named?

9 - When was Kosovo declared independent?

10 - Who won the second Battle of Tannenberg?

11 - What is Sri Lanka's former name?

12 - Which of these cities never was a capital of Assyria?

13 - Which of these countries lost the least men in WW1?

14 - Of what Italian City was the flag below (with variations) the emblem?

15 - Which book is said to have played an important role in the Hungary uprising against the Soviet-Union?

16 - Who fought in the Winter War (1939-1940)?

17 - What entity did Napoleon replace the Holy Roman Empire with in 1806?

18 - In the 1st Century BC, Crassus (reportedly the richest man of Rome) led a disastrous and embarrassing campaign against who?

19 - What was the name of Tokio before the Meiji restoration?

20 - Which famous politician popularised the term "Iron Curtain" to describe the separation of Europe during the Cold War?