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?
Germany
Japan
France

2 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Which U.S. state was the last to join the country?
New Mexico
Hawaii
California

3 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Which of these countries did Vikings NOT come from?
Greenland
Germany
Norway

4 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Who was the first man to fly solo and non-stop across the Atlantic Ocean?
Howard Hughes
Steve Fossett
Charles Lindbergh

5 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Which U.S. President lived at Monticello?
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
George Washington

6 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Which three colors appear on the French flag?
Blue, green and white
Red, white and blue
Red, green and blue

7 of 18Pick Your Answer!

How many U.S. Presidents have been assassinated while in office?
3
2
4

8 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What is the name of the first satellite to orbit Earth?
Sputnick
Mir
Skylab

9 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Who painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel?
Leonardo Da Vinci
Rafael
Michelangelo

10 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Who founded Mormonism?
Joseph Smith
Martin Luther
John Calvin

11 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What did Prohibition outlaw?
Alcohol
Cigarettes
Marijuana

12 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Adolf Hitler was born in which country?
Germany
Hungary
Austria

13 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What war took place in the 1960s?
The Iraq War
The Vietnam War
The Korean War

14 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What disease devastated the European population in the 14th Century?
The Bubonic Plague
Scarlet Fever
Consumption

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?
Wales
Ireland
Scotland

18 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Which country has the World's oldest functioning Democracy?
France
England
Iceland
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