Quiz: Only A Historian Can Match All These Events To Their Dates. Can You?

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When you're finished with it, this quiz will be HISTORY!

How well do you know your crucial historical events like the Boston Tea Party, the Civil War, and the Great Depression?

 Aug 12, 2018
1 of 22Name this historical event!
A global conflict lasting from 1939 to 1945
World War II
The Civil War
The Cold War
2 of 22Name this historical event!
A state of tension between Eastern and Western nations lasting from 1947–1991
The Cold War
The Reformation
The Great Depression
3 of 22Name this historical event!
Took place between 1775-1783 between America and Britain
The Reformation
The American Revolution
World War I
4 of 22Name this historical event!
Took place in 1517-1648 in Europe
The Reformation
The Great Fire of London
The Great Depression
5 of 22Name this historical event!
Took place between 1848-1855 and brought 300,000 people to Calfornia
The Trail of Tears
The Gold Rush
The Reformation
6 of 22Name this historical event!
This was innvented in 1440:
Gutenburg's Printing Press
Electricity
The Television
7 of 22Name this historical event!
In 1989 this wall came down
The Great Wall of China
The Wonder Wall
The Berlin Wall
8 of 22Name this historical event!
Occured between 1861-1865 in America
The Mexican American War
World War I
The American Civil War
9 of 22Name this historical event!
After WWI in America in 1929 this event started
The Great Depression
The Reformation
World War II
10 of 22Name this historical event!
In 1963, this heart-breaking event rocked American.
The Assassination of ArchDuke Ferdinand
The Lincoln Assassination
The JFK Assassination
11 of 22Name this historical event!
In 1865 John Wilkes Booth caused this event
The American Revolution
The Boston Tea Party
The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
12 of 22Name this historical event!
Occured in 1776 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
The Signing of the Declaration of Independence
The declaration of World War I
The Battle of Fort Sumtner
13 of 22Name this historical event!
Occured across Europe and Asia from 1346-1353
The Black Death/The Bubonic Plague
The Rennaissance
The French Revolutionary Wars
14 of 22Name this historical event!
In 1914, this event sparked World War I
The Cold War
The Boston Tea Party
The Assassination of ArchDuke Ferdinand
15 of 22Name this historical event!
Occured in 1830 following the passage of an act in America
The Rwandan Genocide
The Holocaust
The Trail of Tears
16 of 22Name this historical event!
Occured in Africa from 1948 until the early 1990s
The Gold Rush
World War I
Apartheid
17 of 22Name this historical event!
Occured in Germany from 1933 –1945
The Fall of the Berlin Wall
The Holocaust
The Trail of Tears
18 of 22Name this historical event!
Lasted from 1846 to 1848
The Mexican American War
The Vietnam War
The French Revolution
19 of 22Name this historical event!
Occured from 1950-1953
World War I
The Korean War
The Holocaust
20 of 22Name this historical event!
This event occured from 1955-1975
The Vietnam War
The Great Depression
The Cold War
21 of 22Name this historical event!
Occured in The United States in 2001
Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
The September 11 attacks
The Assassination of JFK
22 of 22Name this historical event!
Occured in 1492
Christopher Columbus reached the Americas
The American Revolution
The Boston Tea Party
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