The History of EMPIRES
Afghanistan Saudi Arabia Egypt Iraq The Roman Empire conquered the Egyptians in 30BC. Before that, they were ruled for 300 years by which empire? Empire of Alexander the Great (Macedonian Empire) Persian Empire Ottoman Empire Israelite Empire Which empire is shown in this map, during 117 AD?
How Much Do You Know About Russia?
True False, it's actually one seventh The Russian Empire stretched from the Pacific Ocean to the...
Which Language is This Word From?
Since English is a borrower of words from every language imaginable, how well do you think you know the etymology of common English words? Take this quiz and you'll find out! What is this English word's language of origin?
Can You Tell The True From the False?
Army The M-16, an American rifle, is considered the most popular Assault rifle in the world That title actually goes to the Russian AK-47, made in 1947, due to its low cost and high accuracy False True The first computer to beat a chess champion was called "Deep Blue" Deep Blue won its first game against
Can You Identify the Language From a Lone Sentence?
Can you identify the following languages from just one sentence? Give it a try! Choose the language you think the sentence is in. Polish German Finnish Swedish Choose the language you think the sentence is in. French Spanish Portuguese Italian Choose the language you think the sentence is in.
What Do You Know About Asian History?
The Western Roman Empire The Ottoman Empire The Mongolian Empire The Byzantine Empire True or False: Japan did not take part in World War I Japan participated in World War I from 1914-1918. They were allied with the Entente Powers against Germany.
Can You Identify the Language From a Lone Sentence? (Part II)
Polish Ukrainian Russian Dutch Which language is this sentence in? Dutch German Albanian Turkish Which language is this sentence in? Amharic Arabic Hindi Farsi Which language is this sentence in? Portuguese Spanish Latin Italian Which language is this sentence in?
The Great European History Quiz
Do you think you know exactly what caused the French and Russian Revolutions, as well as who or what caused the end of the Roman Empire? Give this trivia quiz a go, and see if you've got what it takes! Whose assassination marked the start of WWI?
Are You the King or Queen of History?
The Titanic was a British passenger ship that sank in the Atlantic Ocean after colliding with an iceberg during her maiden voyage from Southampton, UK to New York City, US.
How Familiar Are You With World History?
Wheat Corn Oats Millet Which country did the Bahamas gain independence from In 1973? France Spain The United States Britain In which century did the Romans official become Christians?
Do You Know Enough History for This Quiz?
Spain and Portugal England and France The United States and Vietnam Israel and Jordan Which one survived the longest, the Western Roman Empire or the Eastern Roman Empire? After the fall of Rome, the Eastern Roman Empire survived for centuries more.
Can You Pick the Movie From the Description?
Shawshank Redepmtion Escape From Alcatraz Stalag 17 The Great Escape This movie is about a family of Italian mobsters in America, lead by the father of the family who dies in the movie.
Identify 10 Cities from Their Skyline Alone!
So, how many cities of the world do you think you can identify from their skylines alone? Give this quiz a shot and find out just how well-traveled you are. If you've got this stunning view, where are you? New York City Sao Paolo Paris Kyoto Where will you get this view?
How Well Do You Know America?
The rattlesnake The brown bear The wild turkey The possum The territory of which state was not purchased from Napoleon in the Louisiana Purchase? The Louisiana Purchase, concluded in 1803, gave the young US control of all of the major rivers in North America and nearly doubled the nation's size.
What Do You Know About World War II?
Which naval battle was considered the turning point of the Pacific Ocean Theater during World War 2? Battle of Midway Battle of the Gulf Battle of the Coral Sea Battle of the Eastern Solomons In a Nazi concentration camp, a pink triangle identified a prisoner as...
How Well Do You Know WWI?
The Russian revolution of Lenin. The German President’s assassination in Berlin. depositphotos.com Which nation was not a member of the initial ‘triple entente’ group of allies in 1914?
Which of These Words Come From French?
From the French word détour Symbol Language Detour Knapsack Which of these English words comes from French? From the French word gastronomie Gastronomy Talent Planet Prattle Which of these English words comes from French?
Can You Identify the Animal From a Partial Photo?
Can you use your experience from watching animals to recognize these animals from just a partial photo? Take the challenge! Which animal is the owner of this leg? Lion Jaguar Leopard Tiger Which animal is the owner of this eye? Penguin Dove Duck Ostrich Which animal is the owner of these feet?
Are These Events From 2017 Real or Fake?
Take our 2017 quiz, and see if you can sort the facts from the fiction... A total solar eclipse was experienced by many parts of the USA in 2017. Britain voted to leave the European Union in 2017. Hurricane Harvey ravaged Texas in 2017.
Where in the World is This Photo From?
In this quiz, we will be presenting you with images taken from all around the world. It is up to you to use the clues and your knowledge to deduce where these photos were taken. Ready? Where is this holy place?
A Three-Stage Trivia Challenge
True False Who killed the famous Achilles from the Greek Iliad? Paris, a renowned archer, shot an arrow that hit Achilles in his famous vulnerable spot - his heel, and killed him.
Color Quiz: From Blue to Green
Green ranges from approximately 520 nm (leaning toward blue) to 570 nm (leaning toward yellow). 550 nanometers 400 nanometers 300 milimeters 600 milimeters True or False: After blue, green is the most popular color True False True or False: Blue used to be the color of fertility and was the choice for
How's Your Asian Geography?
It is a place of ancient history, huge empires and untold mysteries. It also has some incredible geography. Can we test you on it? Which desert in Asia takes its name from a Mongolian term meaning “waterless place”?
Test Your Historical Knowledge
If so, give this quiz a shot, where you'll have to work out which event took place first from each of 20 pairs. Good luck! Which happened first? a) The Fall of the Berlin Wall OR b) The End of the Vietnam War Which happened first? a) The Renaissance OR b) The Enlightenment Which happened first?