What Do You Know About the 19th Century?

Welcome to our 19th Century Trivia Quiz. This was a period of profound transformation, with monumental events and inventions that shaped the course of human history. From the bustling cities of the United States to the grandeur of the British Empire and beyond, the 19th century is rich with stories waiting to be discovered. This quiz will test your knowledge of this fascinating era, covering a wide range of topics. So, let's step back in time and see how much you know about the 19th century...
What European country experienced a major revolution in 1848?
The British Empire formally ended the practice of slavery in which year?
What important development in transportation was invented in the 19th Century?
The airplane
The automobile
The submarine
The steam engine
What event marked the beginning of the California Gold Rush in the United States?
Discovery of gold in Sutter's Mill
Gold Rush of Klondike
igning of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
California Statehood
Which US President was assassinated in the 19th century?
James A. Garfield
Thomas Jefferson
Woodrow Wilson
Theodore Roosevelt
The Kingdom of Italy was unified in which year?
Who was the British monarch for the majority of the 19th century?
Queen Elizabeth I
Queen Victoria
King George III
King Edward VII
The United States acquired the Louisiana Territory from which country in 1803?
What major historical event took place in Russia in 1861?
The Russo-Japanese War
The Crimean War
The Emancipation of the Serfs
The October Revolution
Which famous novel, often associated with the British Empire, was published in 1859?
Pride and Prejudice
A Tale of Two Cities
Oliver Twist
Moby Dick
True or False: The discovery of bacteria happened during the 19th century
In 1825, the world's first public railway to use steam locomotives was opened in which country?
United States
Which famous composer composed the famous "Ride of the Valkyries" during the 19th century?
Ludwig van Beethoven
Richard Wagne
Franz Schubert
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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