Quiz: Do You Actually Know 18 Historical Facts Every Human Should Know?

How well do you really know history? Can you ace these 17 questions everyone should be able to get about our human history? Let's find out!

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 Oct 28, 2018
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Question: 1/18Pick your answer!


When sitting under an apple tree, Issac Newton discovered ________.
gravity
time
the sun

Question: 2/18Pick your answer!


Who allegedly said "let them eat cake!"?
Pocahontas
King Henry VIII
Marie-Antoinette

Question: 3/18Pick your answer!


Which U.S. President was NOT assassinated while in office?
Richard Nixon
JFK
Abraham Lincoln

Question: 4/18Pick your answer!


This famous Egyptian King was only 19 when he died.
King Moses
King Tut
King Seti

Question: 5/18Pick your answer!


Shakespeare's plays were often performed in ___________.
The Globe Theatre
The Greatest Theatre
The Love Theatre

Question: 6/18Pick your answer!


During which war was Pearl Harbor bombed?
WW2
Civil War
Vietnam War

Question: 7/18Pick your answer!


Where did the Olympics start?
Spain
Ancient Rome
Ancient Greece

Question: 8/18Pick your answer!


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

Question: 9/18Pick your answer!


Finish the Eleanor Roosevelt quote: "No one can make you feel ________."
inferior without your consent
worthless if you never speak to them
more lonely than a king can

Question: 10/18Pick your answer!


Who was the "face that launched a thousand ships?"
Mary, mother of Jesus
Cleopatra
Helen of Troy

Question: 11/18Pick your answer!


In what year did Columbus sail to the Americas?
1893
1492
1775

Question: 12/18Pick your answer!


In Greek Mythology, Aphrodite is famous for being the Goddess of ______.
The Sea
War
Love and Beauty

Question: 13/18Pick your answer!


The Boston Tea Party was in protest of what?
Slave Labor
Coffee from Africa
Taxes by the British

Question: 14/18Pick your answer!


"Four score and seven years ago" begins a famous speech made by whom?
Martin Luther King Jr.
Abraham Lincoln
Marilyn Monroe

Question: 15/18Pick your answer!


What structure was 26.5 miles long until 1989?
The Western Wall
The Berlin Wall
The Great Wall Of China

Question: 16/18Pick your answer!


Charles Darwin is commonly associated with the theory of _________.
natural selection
reincarnation
law of attraction

Question: 17/18Pick your answer!


Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong are famous for what?
Creating the first working airplanes
Discovering electricity
Taking the first steps on the moon

Question: 18/18Pick your answer!


How many disciples did Jesus of Nazareth have?
12
22
7
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