Quiz: Can You Pass This 19th Century History Quiz?

Calling all history junkies!

sally ride
 Apr 21, 2017
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Question: 1/10Pick your answer!

What country becomes the first black republic after gaining independence from France in 1804?

Question: 2/10Pick your answer!

The War of ______ inspired Francis Scott Key to write what would become the US national anthem

Question: 3/10Pick your answer!

Who painted Starry Night from his asylum in Southern France?
Henry Matisse
Pablo Picasso
Vincent Van Gogh

Question: 4/10Pick your answer!

Who invented dynamite in 1867 and subsequently used his remaining fortune set up prestigious awards?
Alfred Nobel
Lewis Carroll
Pablo Nerudo

Question: 5/10Pick your answer!

Who laid the groundwork for genetic inheritance with his work with pea plants?
Thomas Edison
Nikola Tesla
Gregor Mendel

Question: 6/10Pick your answer!

The _______ Purchase in 1803 nearly doubled the size of the USA.

Question: 7/10Pick your answer!

What novel did British author Jane Austen publish in 1813?
Little House On The Prairie
Pride and Prejudice
Animal Farm

Question: 8/10Pick your answer!

France and China had a 2 decade long war over what type of drug?

Question: 9/10Pick your answer!

Which American inventor's 1093 patents include the phonograph, telegraph, and electric light/power?
Christian Doppler
Thomas Edison
George Boole

Question: 10/10Pick your answer!

This battle between Texas and Mexico was a turning point in Texas history.
Battle of the Alamo
Bay of Pigs
Battle of Getysburg
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