Quiz: Only A Retired History Teacher Will Get 16/20 On This Test

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Put away the history book and turn on your memory!

Find out how good you really are at World History by answering questions about the history of the ancient, medieval and modern world.

 Apr 16, 2020

1 of 20Pick your answer!

Who became President of the United States after George W. Bush?
Donald Trump
Barack Obama
George H.W. Bush

2 of 20Pick your answer!

Which brother duo is credited with building and flying the first airplane?
Wright brothers
Warner brothers
Orville brothers

3 of 20Pick your answer!

During colonial times, a "Cobbler" was the name for...
a woodworker
some who made/repaired shoes
a baker

4 of 20Pick your answer!

How many wives did King Henry VIII have?

5 of 20Pick your answer!

Which of these countries did the Vikings NOT come from?

6 of 20Pick your answer!

Which war began in 1939?
Iraq War
Vietnam War

7 of 20Pick your answer!

What German city was split in half during the Cold War?

8 of 20Pick your answer!

Anne Frank hid from the Nazis during WW2. Why?
She was Jewish
She was a Soviet
She was a female

9 of 20Pick your answer!

Julius Caesar was romantically connected to which figure?
Queen Victoria

10 of 20Pick your answer!

Which era occurred first?
Bronze Age
Stone Age
Iron Age

11 of 20Pick your answer!

In the Middle Ages, the Black Death devastated which continent?

12 of 20Pick your answer!

Which Greek bard is responsible for the famous works of The Iliad and The Odyssey?

13 of 20Pick your answer!

What did Jim Crow laws enforce?
Native American submission of territory
Taxation by the British
Racial segregation

14 of 20Pick your answer!

Edward Teach, the pirate, was better known as...
Calico Jack
Captain Kidd

15 of 20Pick your answer!

Who assassinated President Abraham Lincoln?
John Wilkes Booth
Lee Harvey Oswald
Jack Ruby

16 of 20Pick your answer!

What city was said to have fallen after allowing a wooden horse containing enemy soldiers inside?

17 of 20Pick your answer!

What artist painted the late 15th-century mural known as "Last Supper"?
Claude Monet
Leonardo da Vinci

18 of 20Pick your answer!

In what year were women granted the right to vote in America?

19 of 20Pick your answer!

Which one of the seven ancient wonders of the world is still standing today?
The Great Pyramid of Giza
The Lighthouse of Alexandria
The Colossus of Rhodes

20 of 20Pick your answer!

What famous actor became Governor of California in 2003?
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Johnny Depp
Michael J. Fox
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