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
Persia
Rome
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?
Alaska and Hawaii joined the US
WW1 began
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?
Abraham Lincoln
John Adams
George Washington
6 of 18Pick your answer!
The Nobel peace prize is named after ________
Alfred Nobel
Amanda Nobel
Adam Nobel
7 of 18Pick your answer!
Where did the ancient Olympic Games originate?
Greece
China
Egypt
8 of 18Pick your answer!
Which scientist invented the lightbulb?
Charles Darwin
Thomas Edison
Sir Isaac Newton
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?
William Shakespeare
Hans Christian Andersen
Lewis Caroll
11 of 18Pick your answer!
How many wives did Henry VIII have?
100
0
6
12 of 18Pick your answer!
What was Mickey Mouse’s original name?
Matthew
Mortimer
Martin
13 of 18Pick your answer!
Who founded the first public library in the U.S.?
Benjamin Franklin
Theodore Roosevelt
Abraham Lincoln
14 of 18Pick your answer!
What famously crashed in 1929?
James Dean's car
Wall Street
The Twin Towers
15 of 18Pick your answer!
What nationality was Karl Marx?
German
Russian
American
16 of 18Pick your answer!
Which European city was divided by a wall at the height of the Cold War?
Munich
Berlin
Paris
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
China
Sweden
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