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?
Castles
Houses
Courthouses

2 of 18Pick your answer!

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

3 of 18Pick your answer!

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

4 of 18Pick your answer!

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

5 of 18Pick your answer!

What event wiped out around 30 - 60% of Europe's population in the Middle Ages?
The bubonic plague
Rabies
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?
Burned at the stake
The guillotine
Hanged

8 of 18Pick your answer!

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

9 of 18Pick your answer!

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

10 of 18Pick your answer!

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

11 of 18Pick your answer!

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

12 of 18Pick your answer!

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

13 of 18Pick your answer!

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

14 of 18Pick your answer!

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

15 of 18Pick your answer!

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

16 of 18Pick your answer!

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

17 of 18Pick your answer!

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

18 of 18Pick your answer!

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