Hard World History Quiz
1 - Who was the last Great Khan of Mongolia?
Batu KhanGuyuk KhanKublai KhanMongke Khan
2 - Who was president of the United States when the first southern states seceded from the Union?
Franklin PierceAbraham LincolnWilliam SewardJames Buchanan
3 - From which country did Singapore receive Independence?
ThailandFranceMalaysiaThe United Kingdom
The United Kingdom
4 - Who is this man?
Cheing-kai SheckHo Chi MinhMao ZedongPol Pot
Ho Chi Minh
5 - What Chinese dynasty did the Manchu minority establishes?
The Song dynastyThe Qing dynastyThe Ming dynastyThe Yuan dynasty
The Song dynasty
The Qing dynasty
The Ming dynasty
The Yuan dynasty
6 - What were the Tonypandy Riots?
Riots during the Miner Strikes under TatcherRiots in Welsh mines in 1910, crushed by the British armyAnti-corn-law riots in 1823Bloody riots in the seventies in Northern Ireland
Riots during the Miner Strikes under Tatcher
Riots in Welsh mines in 1910, crushed by the British army
Anti-corn-law riots in 1823
Bloody riots in the seventies in Northern Ireland
7 - The Swahili culture is the result of a synthesis of the cultures of costal East Africa and colonizers from:
8 - What was the league established by the Macedonian King Philip II to gain hegemony over Greece?
Achaean LeagueLeague of CorinthAmphictyonic LeagueLeague of Argos
League of Corinth
League of Argos
9 - Which parts of South America beside Surinam and the isles was colonized by the Dutch at some point?
Guyana and French GuyanaGuyana and a part of the Brazilian CoastGuyana and the mouth of the La Plata riverGuyana and Uruguay
Guyana and French Guyana
Guyana and a part of the Brazilian Coast
Guyana and the mouth of the La Plata river
Guyana and Uruguay
10 - The 25th Dynasty of Egypt originally ruled which foreign empire?
LibyaNubiaPersiaNone, it was native Egyptian
None, it was native Egyptian
11 - What was the last Republican city to fall to the Nationalist in the Spanish Civil War?
12 - In which month of 1945 was an atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima?
13 - Where did Charles the Bold, last reigning Duke of Burgundy, die?
In DijonIn NancyIn LondonIn Paris
14 - In which country was the use of the longbow first reported?
15 - Of which ancient civilization is the mural below typical?
The EgyptiansThe RomansThe PhoeniciansThe Minoans
16 - The Khanates of Astrakhan and Kazan were conquered in the reign of which Muscovite ruler?
Dmitrii DonskoiIvan IIIVasilii IIIIvan IV
17 - How is this medieval coin called?
An écuA ThalerA FlorinA Pieterman
18 - When did the Dutch declare independence for the first time?
19 - At what city did King Henry IV of Germany submit on his knees to the authority of Pope Gregory VII in 1073?
20 - What was the capital of the NorthWest Territory in the modern day USA?