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
Elizabeth Bennet
Marie Antoinette

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?
Johannes Gutenberg
Thomas Edison
Benjamin Franklin

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!"?
Jean Valjean
Betsy Adams
Patrick Henry

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?
Genghis Khan
Wang Shu

10 of 15Pick the correct answer!

_______ is Britain's longest serving monarch.
Queen Elizabeth II
Bloody Mary
William & Mary

11 of 15Pick the correct answer!

______ was a French political writer famous for works like Les Miserables.
Victor Hugo
Charles Baudelaire
Jean de La Fontaine

12 of 15Pick the correct answer!

What happened to Pluto in 2006?
It showed signs of bacterial life
It was destroyed by a meteor
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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