Quiz: No History Teacher Has Scored 16/18 On This History Test. Can You?

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Take this quiz to see how well you know what happened that shaped the world we live in today. How well do you know world history?

 Mar 22, 2018
1 of 18Pick Your Answer!
Which country was Joan of Arc from?
France
Germany
Japan
2 of 18Pick Your Answer!
Which U.S. state was the last to join the country?
California
Hawaii
New Mexico
3 of 18Pick Your Answer!
Which of these countries did Vikings NOT come from?
Norway
Germany
Greenland
4 of 18Pick Your Answer!
Who was the first man to fly solo and non-stop across the Atlantic Ocean?
Steve Fossett
Howard Hughes
Charles Lindbergh
5 of 18Pick Your Answer!
Which U.S. President lived at Monticello?
George Washington
Thomas Jefferson
John Adams
6 of 18Pick Your Answer!
Which three colors appear on the French flag?
Red, green and blue
Blue, green and white
Red, white and blue
7 of 18Pick Your Answer!
How many U.S. Presidents have been assassinated while in office?
4
2
3
8 of 18Pick Your Answer!
What is the name of the first satellite to orbit Earth?
Mir
Sputnick
Skylab
9 of 18Pick Your Answer!
Who painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel?
Rafael
Michelangelo
Leonardo Da Vinci
10 of 18Pick Your Answer!
Who founded Mormonism?
Joseph Smith
Martin Luther
John Calvin
11 of 18Pick Your Answer!
What did Prohibition outlaw?
Marijuana
Cigarettes
Alcohol
12 of 18Pick Your Answer!
Adolf Hitler was born in which country?
Austria
Germany
Hungary
13 of 18Pick Your Answer!
What war took place in the 1960s?
The Vietnam War
The Iraq War
The Korean War
14 of 18Pick Your Answer!
What disease devastated the European population in the 14th Century?
Consumption
The Bubonic Plague
Scarlet Fever
15 of 18Pick Your Answer!
Where was John F. Kennedy assassinated?
Los Angeles, CA
Dallas, TX
Austin, TX
16 of 18Pick Your Answer!
Who is England's longest-reigning Monarch?
Victoria
Queen Elizabeth II
George III
17 of 18Pick Your Answer!
Which country left the the United Kingdom in 1921?
Ireland
Scotland
Wales
18 of 18Pick Your Answer!
Which country has the World's oldest functioning Democracy?
England
Iceland
France
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