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Have you been hitting the history books?

How well do you know about​ past events and people? Take this fun and challenging quiz to test your history skills!

 Sep 06, 2018

1 of 20Pick your answer!

Where did Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King make his famous "I Have A Dream" speech?
Los Angeles
Washington, D.C.
Honolulu

2 of 20Pick your answer!

What famous music festival did Jimi Hendrix play in August 1969?
Woodstock
Altamont
Watkins Glen

3 of 20Pick your answer!

Which deadly chemical was used heavily in the Vietnam war?
Agent Orange
Anthrax
Mustard Gas

4 of 20Pick your answer!

Who was the president of Cuba during the Bay of Pigs invasion?
Che Guevara
Cesar Chavez
Fidel Castro

5 of 20Pick your answer!

What president resigned in 1974 after the Watergate Scandal?
Richard Nixon
Jimmy Carter
John Kennedy

6 of 20Pick your answer!

Who was king of the wild frontier?
Roy Rogers
Davy Crockett
Elvis Presley

7 of 20Pick your answer!

Who became president after the assassination of Abraham Lincoln?
Andrew Jackson
Thomas Paine
Ronald Reagan

8 of 20Pick your answer!

Who said "Give me liberty or give me death?"
Martin Luther King
Abraham Lincoln
Patrick Henry

9 of 20Pick your answer!

Name Harriet Beecher Stowe's book that talked about mistreatment of slaves.
Canterbury Tales
Iliad and the Odyssey
Uncle Tom's Cabin

10 of 20Pick your answer!

In 1920, the ____ Amendment was passed, giving women the right to vote.
1st
19th
2nd

11 of 20Pick your answer!

Who was the face that launched a thousand ships?
Helen of Troy
Delilah
Queen Elizabeth

12 of 20Pick your answer!

The Cold War was a war of ideologies between the U.S and which other nation?
Japan
France
Soviet Union

13 of 20Pick your answer!

Which social movement targeted to end racial discrimination?
Dream Act
Occupy Movement
Civil Rights

14 of 20Pick your answer!

Which is the only U.S President who served 3 terms?
Harry S. Truman
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
James Madison

15 of 20Pick your answer!

The attack on Pearl Harbor led to:
World War II
Cold War
World War I

16 of 20Pick your answer!

Who allegedly said 'Let them eat cake!'?
Queen Elizabeth
Marie Antoinette
Catherine of Aragon

17 of 20Pick your answer!

How many U.S Presidents have been assassinated while serving in office?
5
6
4

18 of 20Pick your answer!

The black liberation political organization _____ was formed in 1966.
Brown Bears
White Tigers
Black Panthers

19 of 20Pick your answer!

In 1970, what space mission to the moon was abandoned after mechanical issues?
Jupiter 1
Neptune 9
Apollo 13

20 of 20Pick your answer!

Charles, Prince of Wales, married _____ in 1981.
Meghan Markle
Kate Middleton
Lady Diana Spencer
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History is proof that we're not only still here, there more to come in an ever-evolving future. Generations upon generations of people have set the tone for the world we live in today. As they've come and gone, they've left their mark on history. They've won and lost battles, survived diseases and wars, and created art and inventions that have molded civilization. It wasn't always easy, but humanity has defied the odds and kept going countless times.

Are you a history buff? Do you love to study the strategies that led different factions into battle? Do you like to read about how countries came to be, who led them, and the obstacles people faced as the passed from age to age? Do you get into long conversations about how history continues to affect the world we live in for centuries to come? Do you know the great inventions and how they came to serve humankind? If you said "yes" to any of these questions, this is the quiz for you! To find out how much you know about history and the events and people who shaped it over the past several thousand years, we challenge you to take this fun and challenging quiz! So, sit back, relax and put on your thinking cap! Answer these 18 questions about a range of historical subjects from geography and pop culture to language and medicine throughout the ages. Not only will you have loads of fun, you'll probably learn something, too. Good luck with your fun and exciting journey into the world's past!