Hardest World History Quiz


1 - Who was the first Prime Minister of Australia?

2 - Who proclaimed himself emperor of the USA and Protector of Mexico, even printing his own money?

3 - 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?

4 - Which Egyptian Queen is shown here?

5 - What did Italy originaly mean?

6 - Which general succeeded Alexander the Great in Thrace?

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

8 - Ethnike Hetairia was a secret society organized to liberate which region from Ottoman rule in the early 19th century?

9 - Which Theban leader is credited with the formation of the famous Sacred Band?

10 - Which modern country did Marco Polo mean with Zipangu?

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

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

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

14 - Who conquered the last of the Khwarazmian Empire, crossed and conquered the Caucasus and marched north into Russia defeating an army more than 12 times larger in only a few months?

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

16 - Who wrote the Confessions?

17 - What was the Apadana?

18 - In which modern African country did Courland have a fort?

19 - What Islamic dynasty was founded by Sultan Saladin?

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