Can You Answer These 16 History Questions 90% Of Americans Won't Get?

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Can you ace this history quiz?

A quiz containing questions regarding important events in history including wars, assassinations, technology developments, and more!

 Dec 24, 2017
1 of 16Pick the correct answer!
World War I began with the assassination of who?
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Vladimir Lenin
Neville Chamberlain
2 of 16Pick the correct answer!
What country was Hitler the leader of during WWII?
Germany
France
Austria
3 of 16Pick the correct answer!
John F. Kennedy was assassinated in ___.
Texas
Florida
Washington D.C.
4 of 16Pick the correct answer!
In 1929, what event kick started the great depression?
Ulysses S. Grant's assassination
The stock market crash
Farming depletion caused by the drought
5 of 16Pick the correct answer!
Who perfected the lightbulb?
Thomas Edison
Alexander Graham
Benjamin Franklin
6 of 16Pick the correct answer!
American involvement in the Korean War took place in which decade?
the 1960s
1950s
1970s
7 of 16Pick the correct answer!
What battle is the turning point of the civil war?
Antietam
Gettysburg
Bull Run
8 of 16Pick the correct answer!
The disease that killed a third of Europe's population in the 14th century is known as ___
the White Death
the Bubonic plague
Smallpox
9 of 16Pick the correct answer!
In what decade did the Apollo 11 crew land on the moon?
1970s
1950s
1960s
10 of 16Pick the correct answer!
The Hundred Years War was fought between what two countries?
France and England
Greece and Slovenia
Spain and Egypt
11 of 16Pick the correct answer!
Who was the first Western explorer to reach China?
Magellan
Cook
Marco Polo
12 of 16Pick the correct answer!
Which famous river is said to have turned into blood in the Bible?
Nile River
Yellow River
Amazon River
13 of 16Pick the correct answer!
Which country held the first Olympic Games?
Peru
Greece
Italy
14 of 16Pick the correct answer!
Which English social reformer is thought to be the founder of modern nursing?
Margaret Thatcher
Florence Nightingale
Flora MacDonald
15 of 16Pick the correct answer!
What was the name of the first person to set foot on the moon?
Winston Churchill
Neil Armstrong
Lance Armstrong
16 of 16Pick the correct answer!
The Incan Empire was located in what is now ___.
Mexico
Brazil
Peru
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