Quiz: Americans Rarely Get Over 60% On This European History Quiz. Can You?

Can you beat the average American when it comes to European history?

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20th Century Fox
 Mar 23, 2018
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Question: 1/20Pick your answer!


What country did Joan of Arc come from?
Japan
Germany
France

Question: 2/20Pick your answer!


When did Columbus land in North America?
1492
1066
1675

Question: 3/20Pick your answer!


Which was the last US state to join the country?
New Mexico
California
Hawaii

Question: 4/20Pick your answer!


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

Question: 5/20Pick your answer!


Which of these men was President of the USA before the others?
Richard Nixon
Barack Obama
Abraham Lincoln

Question: 6/20Pick your answer!


What ancient civilization were Pharaohs part of?
Roman
Egyptian
Greek

Question: 7/20Pick your answer!


____ gave the "I Have A Dream Speech."
Martin Luther King Jr.
Malcom X
Indira Ghandi

Question: 8/20Pick your answer!


The ___ Brothers invented and flew the first airplane.
Wright
Jackson
Smith

Question: 9/20Pick your answer!


____ was the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic.
Maya Angelou
Amelia Earhart
Ingrid Bergman

Question: 10/20Pick your answer!


______ was Britain’s first female prime minister.
Theresa May
Margaret Thatcher
Portia Simpson-Miller

Question: 11/20Pick your answer!


Rosa Parks was arrested after she refused to do what?
Buy a bus ticket
Wait in line for the bus
Give up her seat on the bus

Question: 12/20Pick your answer!


_______ was the first American on the moon.
Neil Armstrong
Buzz Lightyear
Gerald Logic

Question: 13/20Pick your answer!


According to legend, Excalibur was a ..........
knife
axe
sword

Question: 14/20Pick your answer!


What famous dictator was assassinated on the Ides of March and shares a name with a kind of dressing.
Adolf Hitler
Josef Stalin
Julius Caesar

Question: 15/20Pick your answer!


Famous diarist _____ spent two years hiding from the Nazis in Amsterdam.
Lisa Frank
Anne Frank
Sarah Frank

Question: 16/20Pick your answer!


Beethoven was a famous _____.
painter
composer
scientist

Question: 17/20Pick your answer!


True or false: Eva Braun was believed to be the girlfriend of Adolf Hitler?
True
False

Question: 18/20Pick your answer!


Gladiators are associated with which ancient city?
Jerusalem
Athens
Rome

Question: 19/20Pick your answer!


According to legend, which city did the ancient Greeks besiege for 10 years?
Troy
Atlantis
Constantinople

Question: 20/20Pick your answer!


Who was prime minister of the UK for most of the Second World War?
Tony Blair
Margaret Thatcher
Winston Churchill
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