Quiz: Could You Pass High School History RIGHT NOW

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It's time to go back to high school! Can you make your history teacher proud?

Answer the questions in this history quiz to find out whether you could really pass high school history or whether you would be held back!

 May 15, 2020

1 of 18Pick your answer!

What structures were built in medieval times as a mixture of residence and defensive building?
Houses
Courthouses
Castles

2 of 18Pick your answer!

What ship sank on her maiden voyage in 1912?
RMS Titanic
RMS Empress of Russia
SS Europa

3 of 18Pick your answer!

In which country did they mummify important people when they died?
Greece
China
Egypt

4 of 18Pick your answer!

What notable event effected London in September 1666?
A bombing
The Great Fire
The Great Earthquake

5 of 18Pick your answer!

What event wiped out around 30 - 60% of Europe's population in the Middle Ages?
Rabies
The bubonic plague
An economic crisis

6 of 18Pick your answer!

Frederick the Great was the king of which European country?
Ukraine
Germany
Ireland

7 of 18Pick your answer!

How was Marie Antoinette executed during the French Revolution?
Hanged
The guillotine
Burned at the stake

8 of 18Pick your answer!

Which of these countries was originally a settlement for convicts from Great Britain?
United States
Australia
Canada

9 of 18Pick your answer!

Where did the Crusades of the Middle Ages occur?
The Middle East
Southeast Asia
Europe

10 of 18Pick your answer!

What Italian city was devastated by an eruption from the volcano, Mt. Vesuvius?
Pompeii
Venice
Rome

11 of 18Pick your answer!

The Hundred Years War was fought between England and ___________.
Russia
France
Spain

12 of 18Pick your answer!

What animals were often brought to the Roman Colosseum to fight gladiators?
Elephants
Lions
Bears

13 of 18Pick your answer!

Which of these countries were NOT an ally of Germany in World War II?
China
Japan
Italy

14 of 18Pick your answer!

Who was the first U.S. President to live in the White House?
George Washington
John Adams
Abraham Lincoln

15 of 18Pick your answer!

Which of these countries did the Vikings NOT come from?
Sweden
Denmark
Belgium

16 of 18Pick your answer!

Who was the first man to set foot on the moon?
Buzz Aldrin
Yuri Gagarin
Neil Armstrong

17 of 18Pick your answer!

What was New York City originally named?
New Haarlem
New Rotterdam
New Amsterdam

18 of 18Pick your answer!

According to Greek mythology, who is the Goddess of Beauty?
Artemis
Aphrodite
Hestia
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