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?
RMS Empress of Russia
SS Europa
RMS Titanic

3 of 18Pick your answer!

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

4 of 18Pick your answer!

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

5 of 18Pick your answer!

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

6 of 18Pick your answer!

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

7 of 18Pick your answer!

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

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?
Southeast Asia
The Middle East
Europe

10 of 18Pick your answer!

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

11 of 18Pick your answer!

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

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?
Italy
Japan
China

14 of 18Pick your answer!

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

15 of 18Pick your answer!

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

16 of 18Pick your answer!

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

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
Hestia
Aphrodite
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