St. Patrick's Day: Can You Answer These 15 Questions?
What cultural background was St. Patrick? Irish Irish and Scottish Italian Scottish and Welsh Why is the shamrock used as a symbol for St. Patrick's Day?
The History of Flight
Madam Hepburn Spirit of St. Louis Lady Lombard Queen Hawk True or False: Leonardo da Vinci was able to fly two prototypes of flying machines. While he drew plans for them, he was missing the mechanical engine the Wright Brothers later used. True False When was the first flight made?
Can We Challenge Your World History?
St. Patrick St. Vincent St. Brendan St. Kevin How did Martin Luther start the religious reformation movement in 1517?
How Much Do You Know About Russia?
You'll also find museums, theatres, galleries, architectural monuments, cultural and educational institutions: the Hermitage, St. Isaac's Cathedral, Russian National Library, and the Russian Museum are just four of them Moscow St. Petersburg Volgograd Samara Where do most Russians live today?
You Lose You're Out: General Trivia Edition!
Boxing Day Christmas Day St Stephen's Day St. John's Day What’s longer, a nautical mile or a mile? A nautical mile is 1.5 miles Mile Nautical Mile They're the same They can't be compared Who is often credited with creating the world’s first car? Karl Benz Henry Ford Louis Chevrolet Walter P.
What Do You Know of the Atomic Bomb?
Enola Gay Spirit of St. Louis Hurricane Mustang Where was the first atomic bomb built? The Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory was chosen in part because the location was remote and hard to get to.
Answer This Leprechaun and Win a Pot of Gold!
The Sapphire Island The Green Isle The Jade Island The Emerald Isle On St. Brigid's Day people went from house to house carrying a straw doll. What was the doll called? Brighid is the patron of poets and bard, healers and magicians.
Can You Remember These Small Details?
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WDYK About Ireland?
Good Friday Agreement Boxing Day Agreement St. Helen's Agreement St. Patrick's agreement How many people live in the Republic of Ireland (excluding Northern Ireland)?
The Ultimate Valentine's Day Quiz!
True False St. Valentine is the patron saint of which animal? He is also the patron saint of beekeepers! Butterflies Lions Bees Lemurs Valentine's Day is said to be based on the pagan ritual of "Lupercalia", which involves...
Whose Famous Last Words?
Mary Antoinette Joan of Arc Anne Boleyn King Louis XIV Whose last words are these? Nostradamus Louis Armstrong Alexander the Great Beethoven Whose last words are these? Bob Marley Napoleon Mozart Aristotle Whose last (public) words are these? Said as he finished his performance the night he died.
Which Event Truly Happened?
Sydenham's chorea, also known as chorea minor and historically and occasionally referred to as St Vitus' dance, is a disorder characterized by rapid, uncoordinated jerking movements. A plague could have caused crowds of people to seem as if they were 'dancing'.
Do You Know These Famous Rulers?
Louis XIV ruled from 1638 to 1715 and is known as the most famous French monarch. Louis XIV Louis XVI Henry IV Napoleon Bonaparte A 2015 poll found that the most popular American President in history is... George Washington Abraham Lincoln Franklin D. Roosevelt Harry S.
How Well Do You Know The French Revolution?
Louis XVI Louis XIV Charles III Charles I How many estates were there within the Estates-General? 3 2 4 6 Who led the Jacobins? Marat Napoleon Robespierre Remy What happened to Notre Dame during the Revolution? It became the Temple of Reason It was used as a dungeon. It became a nunnery.
Let's Play a Few Rounds of Trivia!
Spirit of Saint Louis Old Bessie Fat Man Jenny Which boxer is known as “The Greatest” and “The People’s Champion”? Muhammad Ali Mike Tyson Joe Louis Sugar Ray Robinson Which email service is owned by Microsoft?
Time to Wake Up History!
He was executed by guillotine in the Place de la Revolution in Paris King Louis XVI King Louis XIV King George III King d'Orleans What year was the Magna Carta signed? 1215 1457 1792 305 Which 13th Century Scottish knight did Mel Gibson portray in Braveheart?
The Most Famous Structures
Red Square Senate Square (St. Petersburg) Moscow Square Europe Square In 2012, the 'Big Ben Tower' changed its name to... Elizabeth Tower London Tower St.
Famous Couples in History
Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI Napoleon and Josephine Louis XIV and Maria Theresa This musical couple are famous for their song: "I Got You Babe..
How Much US History Do You Know?
St. Augustine, founded in September 1565 by Don Pedro Menendez de Aviles of Spain, is the longest continually inhabited European-founded city in the United States. St. Augustine Philadephia Albany New York City What was the original name of the city of Atlanta?
Eye Test: Can You See the Photo?
The Vatican Palace, Rome Notre-Dam Cathedral, Paris St. Basil's Cathedral, Moscow St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York What is this famous painting called? The Birth of Venus The Persistence of Time The Garden of Heavenly Delights Wanderer Above the Sea of Fog Which movie is this scene from?
Which Famous Ruler Are You?
Share Result Louis XIV Louis XIV, known as 'The Sun King', was the King of France from 1643 to his death in 1715. His reign was the longest recorded of ANY monarch in European history, lasting 72 years!
The Great European History Quiz
King Louis XVI King Charles IX King Philip III When was the Roman Empire established? 27BC 996BC 44AD Which British monarch did Guy Fawkes and his co-plotters plan to assassinate through the Gunpowder Plot?
Can You Complete the Famous Quote?
Complete this quote by Robert Louis Stevenson the seeds that you plant." the love you plant in your family." the smiles of your children." the work you've done."
The Ultimate New Testament Brain Teasers
Philip Joseph of Arimathea Mary Magdalene Stephen How did St. Paul escape from the city of Damascus? Since Luke-Acts was written in Greek for a gentile audience, the text says ‘Jews’ wanted to kill the new convert Paul, possibly for revenge.