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


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