Quiz: Can You Pass This History Test Designed For A PhD Student?

Are you a true Historian?

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 Jun 10, 2020
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Question: 1/30Pick the correct answer!


Albert Einstein was famous for his work in _____.
physics
biology
chemistry

Question: 2/30Pick the correct answer!


Neil Armstrong was the first man to walk on _____.
Mars
water
the moon

Question: 3/30Pick the correct answer!


The Colosseum famously used to host who kind of events?
gladiator fights
bull riding
dances

Question: 4/30Pick the correct answer!


When Christopher Columbus discovered the Americas, he thought it was _____.
Australia
Japan
India

Question: 5/30Pick the correct answer!


Gandhi was a famous religious icon from _____.
Japan
China
India

Question: 6/30Pick the correct answer!


Ludwig von Beethoven lost which one of his senses?
smelling
hearing
seeing

Question: 7/30Pick the correct answer!


The Sphinx in Egypt has the body of a lion and the head of a _____.
man
lion
bird

Question: 8/30Pick the correct answer!


Sir Isaac Newton discovered gravity after he was hit in the head with _____.
a bird
a bullet
an apple

Question: 9/30Pick the correct answer!


Galileo did much important work in the field of _____.
sociology
Scientology
science

Question: 10/30Pick the correct answer!


Charlie Chaplin was famous for his role in _____.
drafting the U.S. Constitution
silent movies
the Civil War

Question: 11/30Pick the correct answer!


What deadly epidemic that spread through Europe left dark sores on its victims?
The Black Plague
The Dark Plague
The Purple Plague

Question: 12/30Pick the correct answer!


Benjamin Franklin was one of America's _____.
Founding Fathers
Missing Men
Leading Lads

Question: 13/30Pick the correct answer!


Napoleon Bonaparte was one of the most famous _____ in world history.
presidents
dictators
generals

Question: 14/30Pick the correct answer!


The Wright Brothers were the very first people to build what vehicle?
Airplane
Car
Ship

Question: 15/30Pick the correct answer!


The _____ civilization was infamous for its sacrifices involving human hearts.
Aztec
Amazon
British

Question: 16/30Pick the correct answer!


Abraham Lincoln gave his most famous speech in what city?
Lincoln, Nebraska
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Washington, D.C.

Question: 17/30Pick the correct answer!


Charles Darwin is still celebrated today for developing the theory of _____.
creationism
evolution
gravity

Question: 18/30Pick the correct answer!


The _____ was an explosion of culture and art that occurred in Europe.
Resistence
Renaissance
Revolution

Question: 19/30Pick the correct answer!


The Mayan civilization is known for inventing a _____.
lightbulb
calendar
plane

Question: 20/30Pick the correct answer!


Which was the last US state to join the country?
California
Hawaii
New Mexico

Question: 21/30Pick the correct answer!


What ancient civilization were Pharaohs part of?
Greek
Egyptian
Roman

Question: 22/30Pick the correct answer!


____ gave the "I Have A Dream Speech."
Malcom X
Martin Luther King Jr.
Indira Ghandi

Question: 23/30Pick the correct answer!


Anne Frank kept a diary during the ____.
Holocaust
American Civil War
Cold War

Question: 24/30Pick the correct answer!


____ was the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic.
Amelia Earhart
Ingrid Bergman
Maya Angelou

Question: 25/30Pick the correct answer!


Rosa Parks was arrested after she refused to do what?
Wait in line for the bus
Give up her seat on the bus
Buy a bus ticket

Question: 26/30Pick the correct answer!


The Watergate scandal occurred during _______'s term as President.
Nixon
Jefferson
Grant

Question: 27/30Pick the correct answer!


Which document begins with "We the People..."?
Pursuit of Land
The Constitution
Legion Code

Question: 28/30Pick the correct answer!


There were originally ____ colonies in the U.S.
13
1
46

Question: 29/30Pick the correct answer!


The Declaration of Independence declared that _____.
the colonies wanted more tea sent over
the colonies belonged to Britain
the colonies were now independent

Question: 30/30Pick the correct answer!


The most fertile parts of Egypt, which gave rise to their ancient civilization, were surrounded by the _____ River.
Nicene
Nile
Norse
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