Only History Scholars Can Pass This Random History Quiz. Can You?

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Can you ace this pop culture quiz and get a perfect score? Prove it by answering these challenging history trivia questions!

 Mar 11, 2021

1 of 18Due to material rationing, bikinis were created after ___.

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The Taiping Rebellion
The American Civil War

2 of 18Who invented the mini skirt?

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Mary Quant
Calvin Klein
Vivian Westwood

3 of 18Which Stars Wars movie does the line “No, I am your father” come from?

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The Empire Strikes Back
A New Hope
The Force Awakens

4 of 18Who was John F. Kennedy's wife?

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Lee Radziwill
Jacqueline Bouvier
Marilyn Monroe

5 of 18Michael Jackson was known as the:

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The Boss
The King of Rock n' Roll
The King of Pop

6 of 18Which American country singer performed at Folsom Prison?

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Johnny Cash
Carl Perkins
Conway Twitty

7 of 18Who made her debut in comics in 1941?

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Xena: Warrior Princess
Wonder Woman
Harley Quinn

8 of 18In what decade was punk first fashionable?

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9 of 18The two gangs in West Side Story were the Sharks and the ___.

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United Artists

10 of 18What personal item did Elon Musk send into space?

His cell phone
His laptop
His car

11 of 18Throughout Rolling Stones entire existence, who was the guitarist?

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Brian Jones
Mick Taylor
Keith Richards

12 of 18Name This Item Of Clothing!

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A corset
A bustle
A waistcoat

13 of 18Who wrote "The Shining"?

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Stanley Kubrick
J.K. Rowling
Stephen King

14 of 18Where does Holly Golightly like to have breakfast?

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Neiman Marcus

15 of 18Which Beatle was killed by an assassin's bullet?

the Beatles
John Lennon
Pete Best
George Harrison

16 of 18Who was known for saying, "Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee"?

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Muhammad Ali
George Forman
Mike Tyson

17 of 18Which President was assassinated during the play, Our American Cousin?

James Abram Garfield
Abraham Lincoln
William McKinley

18 of 18Which English poet is known for writing a "yo momma" joke?

Edgar Allan Poe
Emily Dickinson
William Shakespeare
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How can you not love history? It offers us a window into the past and you have to admit—it not only informs us the current state of the world! Lets not forget that it's pretty impressive too! Are you a true history buff? Do you know how certain people made their mark? Do you know all about the events that made history, from the birth of America to the fall of the Berlin Wall and everything in between? If you said "yes" to any of these questions, this is the quiz for you! To find out how much you know about the people and events who shaped the world over the past several thousand years, we challenge you to take this challenging but fun quiz!

Generations upon generations of people have come and gone and have left their mark; they've won and lost battles, survived diseases and wars, and created art and inventions that have molded the world in which we live. It wasn't always easy, nor was it always certain, but humanity has defied the odds and kept going. History is proof that we're not only still here, but that there is more to come in an ever-evolving future and the people and events, on our quiz solidified their place in history in one way or another.

If your grand passion is people and the events that shaped the world, sit back, relax and put on your thinking cap! Answer these tough questions about history-making events that occurred over the past centuries! Not only will you have loads of fun, but you'll also probably learn something, too. Good luck with your fun and exciting journey in time travel!