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!

 Apr 05, 2018

1 of 18Pick your answer!

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

2 of 18Pick your answer!

What ship sank on her maiden voyage in 1912?
RMS Titanic
SS Europa
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?
An economic crisis
The bubonic plague
Rabies

6 of 18Pick your answer!

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

7 of 18Pick your answer!

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

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 ___________.
France
Spain
Russia

12 of 18Pick your answer!

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

13 of 18Pick your answer!

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

14 of 18Pick your answer!

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

15 of 18Pick your answer!

Which of these countries did the Vikings NOT come from?
Denmark
Sweden
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 Rotterdam
New Amsterdam
New Haarlem

18 of 18Pick your answer!

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