Only A Historian Will Get All Of These Tricky Quiz Questions Correct

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Do you know when the First World War started or where the pyramids are located in Egypt? Then you might be able to pass this difficult history quiz!

 Apr 23, 2018
1 of 18Pick your answer!
Julius Caesar was the emperor of which empire?
Athens
Rome
Persia
2 of 18Pick your answer!
When did Columbus land in North America?
1066
1492
1975
3 of 18Pick your answer!
Why was 1914 an important year?
WW1 began
Alaska and Hawaii joined the US
The Titanic sank
4 of 18Pick your answer!
Located in Egypt are the Pyramids of ________
Giza
Cleopatra
Nile
5 of 18Pick your answer!
Who was the first American president?
John Adams
George Washington
Abraham Lincoln
6 of 18Pick your answer!
The Nobel peace prize is named after ________
Adam Nobel
Alfred Nobel
Amanda Nobel
7 of 18Pick your answer!
Where did the ancient Olympic Games originate?
China
Egypt
Greece
8 of 18Pick your answer!
Which scientist invented the lightbulb?
Thomas Edison
Sir Isaac Newton
Charles Darwin
9 of 18Pick your answer!
What are the Wright brothers famous for?
Inventing electric trains
Inventing the printing press
Inventing the airplane
10 of 18Pick your answer!
Who was the writer of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland?
Lewis Caroll
William Shakespeare
Hans Christian Andersen
11 of 18Pick your answer!
How many wives did Henry VIII have?
6
0
100
12 of 18Pick your answer!
What was Mickey Mouse’s original name?
Mortimer
Martin
Matthew
13 of 18Pick your answer!
Who founded the first public library in the U.S.?
Theodore Roosevelt
Benjamin Franklin
Abraham Lincoln
14 of 18Pick your answer!
What famously crashed in 1929?
Wall Street
James Dean's car
The Twin Towers
15 of 18Pick your answer!
What nationality was Karl Marx?
American
German
Russian
16 of 18Pick your answer!
Which European city was divided by a wall at the height of the Cold War?
Paris
Berlin
Munich
17 of 18Pick your answer!
The Statue of Liberty was gifted to the United States by which country?
Spain
England
France
18 of 18Pick your answer!
Which was the first country to use paper money?
Argentina
Sweden
China
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