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Quiz: How Well Do You Know World History?

 We all learn history in school, but a few hours of lessons every week for a few years can never teach us everything there is to know about the history of our world. Think you're experts in the field of history? Try the next test, and see how well you score...
Egyptian drawings
 
 
The pharaohs were rulers of which kingdom?
The Egyptian
The Nubian
The Assyrian
The Ottoman
Bahamian flag
 
 
Which country did the Bahamas gain independence from In 1973?
France
Spain
The United States
Britain
The Great Wall
 
 
Which Chinese dynasty did the most work in the building of the Great Wall Of China?
The Ming dynasty
The Qin dynasty
The Hun dynasty
The Song dynasty
Grains
 
 
Which grain was domesticated first?
Wheat
Corn
Oats
Millet
Tribesmen
 
 
What is the name of Australia’s native people?
The Aboriginals
The Maori
The Polynesians
The Visigoths
A drawing of the revolution
 
 
In what year did the French Revolution end?
1799
1899
1766
1866
The constitution
 
 
Who is considered the “father of the US constitution?”
James Madison
George Washington
Ulysses Simpson Grant
Harry Truman
The Magna Carta
Wongm
 
 
The Magna Carta limited…
Government power
Citizens’ rights
Freedom of press
The responsibility of the supreme court
Roman ruins
 
 
Which roman numeral represents the number 100
C
V
M
X
500 Liras
 
 
In which year was Israeli currency changed from the Lira to the Shekel?
1980
1978
1983
1985
Terraces
 
 
True or false: Humans suffered less from disease on average before the agricultural revolution.
True
False
Soldiers from WWII
 
 
In which year did WWII begin?
1939
1938
1944
1945
A crown
 
 
Which of the following empires ruled over the largest area of land?
The British empire
The Ottoman Empire
The Roman empire
The Russian Empire
A map of Europe
 
 
Who of the following leaders united most of eastern Europe for the first time since the Roman period?
Napoléon Bonaparte
George Washington
Alexander the Great
Charles the Great
Cave painting
 
 
Which of the following civilizations existed for the longest period of time?
The Chinese civilization
The western civilization
The Japanese civilization
The Islamic civilization
A statue of a Roman Caesar
 
 
In which century did the Romans official become Christians?
The 4th century
The 3rd century
The 5th century
The 6th century
Try again - for now, you've failed this history test
A woman looking upset and sitting in front of a book with her head in her hand
 
It may be that you didn’t really like history as a school child because most of your answers in this test were wrong. If you'd like, you can try you’re your luck again, maybe the next time you’ll score higher, and who knows - maybe even get a perfect score.
Well done - you're quite the history buff
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You answered most of the questions in this test correctly, and we have to hand it to you, it wasn’t an easy quiz! You’ve shown that you have a lot of historical knowledge, however, there were still some questions that you answered incorrectly. You can review your answers to see which questions you got wrong so that you can learn a bit more about the world’s history and improve your general knowledge.
Good job - could you be a historian?
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It’s hard for us to believe that ordinary people were able to achieve such a score on this quiz, and if this is indeed your first attempt, we can only take our hats off to you. You definitely carry a lot of historical knowledge, and now you're welcome to share your score with your friends and challenge them to try and get through this t4est themselves!
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