Only A History Teacher Can Pass This Crazy Hard Historical Quiz. Can You?

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Are you a true blue history buff?

Only someone who loves history will be able to pass this test with flying colors. Are you a true world history buff?

 Dec 31, 2019

1 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Napoleon Bonaparte was finally defeated during what famous battle?
Battle of Gettysburg
Battle of Waterloo
Battle of the Alamo

2 of 18Who was the British PM during WWII?

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Nikola Tesla
Winston Churchill
Henry Ford

3 of 18Pick Your Answer!

The Roman Emperor, ___, legalized Christianity.
Constantine
Nero
Napoleon

4 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What scandal forced US President Richard Nixon to resign?
Vietnam
Watergate
D-Day

5 of 18Who was a Jewish diarist during the Holocaust?

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Marie Curie
Anne Frank
Rosa Parks

6 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Karl Marx was known for what political work?
The Communist Manifesto
The Art of War
Mein Kampf

7 of 18Pick Your Answer!

The kingdom of Ancient Egypt grew up along what African river?
Amazon
Nile
Rhine

8 of 18Who was the Nazi German leader from 1933-1945?

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Ernest Hemingway
Adolf Hitler
Al Capone

9 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Chairman Mao Zedong lead what faction in the Chinese Civil War?
Catholics
Communists
Protestants

10 of 18Pick Your Answer!

The assassination of ___ is often cited as the beginning of World War I.
John F. Kennedy
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Czar Nicholas II

11 of 18Who was the leader of civil rights movement in US?

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Nelson Mandela
Muhammad Ali
Martin Luther King

12 of 18Pick Your Answer!

In 1066, the French forces conquered England in what battle?
Agincourt
Hastings
Naseby

13 of 18Pick Your Answer!

In 1519, ___ ___ was known for leading the first European voyage to circumnavigate the earth.
Michael Palin
Ferdinand Magellan
Richard Burton

14 of 18Who was the first man on the moon?

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Neil Armstrong
Babe Ruth
F. Scott Fitzgerald

15 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What city is the holiest in the Islamic religion?
Mecca
Tel Aviv
Jerusalem

16 of 18Pick Your Answer!

The birthplace of democracy is located in what Greek city-state?
Thessaloniki
Sparta
Athens

17 of 18Who was the leader of Soviet Union?

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Franklin D. Roosevelt
Mahatma Gandhi
Joseph Stalin

18 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What name is given to the reign of Elizabeth I, Queen of England?
The Stone Age
The Bronze Age
The Golden Age
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Do you see yourself as a history buff? From knowing about colonial times to the Cold War, do you dominate trivia night whenever the history questions pop up? There's just so much that has happened over the many millennia that this planet has existed for. We're talking about the time when man existed and was intelligent enough to start making records of his doings, inventions, and even crimes. Whether you see yourself as a scholar or not, you might find you know more than you think you know. After all, history is more than just flipping flash cards and memorizing dates. History is the story of all of us. There's a lot of history to be covered in the world!

This quiz gives you a taste of questions from ancient times to the 20th century, spanning every continent and many of the world's cultures. We're going to ask you the creator of the printing press and when the first 'modern' Olympic games were held. We want to know what you know about the Cold War and if you know the names of the cities which suffered atomic bombings. We also want to know who created the Mona Lisa, which party the infamous Adolf Hitler ran and what battle a certain short man was defeated at. Do you think you can answer these questions about the world's history? If you want to try and if you call yourself a history buff, go ahead and give this quiz a whirl! Good luck!