Quiz: The Most Infuriating And Difficult History Quiz You'll Ever Take

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 Jan 06, 2018
1 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following occupations did Edgar Allan Poe have?
Teacher
Poet
Politician
Baker
Scientist
2 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following names refers to a famous Mongolian war lord?
Mao Se Dungh
Bodhisava
Fungis Mahn
Gengis Khan
Gengis Shan
3 of 15Pick your answer!
Which ancient civilization was Julius Caesar the emperor of?
Rome
Greece
Mayan
Pompeii
Egypt
4 of 15Pick your answer!
King Henry the _____ was notorious for beheading many of his wives.
XVI
V
II
IX
VIII
5 of 15Pick your answer!
Which month was the Declaration of Independence signed in?
June
July
December
September
February
6 of 15Pick your answer!
Nazism was based upon the conception of the_____ race being a master race.
Jewish
Roman
Caucasian
Persian
Aryan
7 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following names refers to a famous French female soldier?
Janice the Witch
Joan of Arc
Jane of Arc
Julie of Arc
Joan the Magnificent
8 of 15Pick your answer!
Which area of the world did Vikings come from?
Asian Pacific
Scandinavia
North America
The Middle East
Polynesia
9 of 15Pick your answer!
Apollo __ was the first space expedition to land on the moon.
One
12
10
11
13
10 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following did the Spanish bring back from the New World?
Straw
Chocolate
Coffee
Eggs
Cinnamon
11 of 15Pick your answer!
Who said these famous words: "Let them eat cake!"
Marie Antoinette
King Louis IV
King Henry VIII
Queen Elizabeth
Cleopatra
12 of 15Pick your answer!
Marilyn Monroe was rumored to be romantically involved with which President?
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Ronald Raegan
John F. Kennedy
Bill Clinton
Richard Nixon
13 of 15Pick your answer!
The 18th amendment established what?
Abolishment of slavery
Right to bear arms
Prohibition
Equal Rights for all
Women's right to vote
14 of 15Pick your answer!
Who was the Greek God of the sky?
Aphrodite
Achilles
Athena
Zeus
Ares
15 of 15Pick your answer!
Who invented the telephone?
John Newton
Charles Darwin
Alexander Graham Bell
Albert Einstein
Johannes Gutenberg
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