Quiz: A Perfect Score On This History Test Means You're A True Scholar

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Take a crack at this riveting history quiz!

Answer these historical questions about the Berlin Wall, Mao ZeDong and the People's Republic of China, Marie Antoinette and more!

 Sep 19, 2017
1 of 15Pick the correct answer!
Who famously coined the phrase “Then let them eat cake”?
Elizabeth Bennet
Marie Antoinette
Jane Eyre
2 of 15Pick the correct answer!
Abraham Lincoln was president during what war?
Revolutionary War
Civil War
World War I
3 of 15Pick the correct answer!
Who founded the People's Republic of China?
Kim Jung-Il
Mao Zedong
Confucius
4 of 15Pick the correct answer!
"Remember the Alamo" refers to the _________ Revolution.
French
Texas
American
5 of 15Pick the correct answer!
Who invented the printing press?
Benjamin Franklin
Thomas Edison
Johannes Gutenberg
6 of 15Pick the correct answer!
Democracy first developed in the Greek city-state, _________.
Athens
Thebes
Venice
7 of 15Pick the correct answer!
Who said, "Give me liberty or give me death!"?
Betsy Adams
Jean Valjean
Patrick Henry
8 of 15Pick the correct answer!
The _______ has been a symbol for the U.S. since the days of the Revolution.
snake
tiger
eagle
9 of 15Pick the correct answer!
What Mongolian conqueror is famous for creating the largest empire in history?
Gaozu
Genghis Khan
Wang Shu
10 of 15Pick the correct answer!
_______ is Britain's longest serving monarch.
Queen Elizabeth II
William & Mary
Bloody Mary
11 of 15Pick the correct answer!
______ was a French political writer famous for works like Les Miserables.
Jean de La Fontaine
Charles Baudelaire
Victor Hugo
12 of 15Pick the correct answer!
What happened to Pluto in 2006?
It was declared a dwarf planet
It was destroyed by a meteor
It showed signs of bacterial life
13 of 15Pick the correct answer!
In 2000, on what planet did NASA detect signs of water?
Uranus
Saturn
Mars
14 of 15Pick the correct answer!
Who is famous for helping Lewis & Clark on their expedition of the Louisiana territory?
Karana
Sacagewea
Blue Moon River
15 of 15Pick the correct answer!
______ was created by the National Security Act of 1947 in order to gather foreign information.
The CIA
The FBI
The Department of Homeland Defense
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