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

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

Prove that you know more about European history than most Americans by correctly answering the history questions in this quiz.

 Mar 23, 2018

1 of 20Pick your answer!

What country did Joan of Arc come from?

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When did Columbus land in North America?

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

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Which of these countries did Vikings NOT come from?

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

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What ancient civilization were Pharaohs part of?

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

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The ___ Brothers invented and flew the first airplane.

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

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

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

12 of 20Pick your answer!

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

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According to legend, Excalibur was a ..........

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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

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

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Beethoven was a famous _____.

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

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Gladiators are associated with which ancient city?

19 of 20Pick your answer!

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

20 of 20Pick your answer!

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