Quiz: Only A History Professor Will Be Able To Answer These 17 Questions

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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 Dec 04, 2017
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Question: 1/17Pick your answer!

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

Question: 2/17Pick your answer!

Who said this historical quote: "let them eat cake!"?
King Henry VIII

Question: 3/17Pick your answer!

Which U.S. President was NOT assassinated while in office?
Abraham Lincoln
James Madison

Question: 4/17Pick your answer!

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

Question: 5/17Pick your answer!

Shakespeare's plays were often performed in ___________.
The Globe Theatre
The Round Theatre
The Great Theatre

Question: 6/17Pick your answer!

During which war was Pearl Harbor bombed?
Vietnam War

Question: 7/17Pick your answer!

Where did the Olympics start?
Ancient Rome
Ancient Greece

Question: 8/17Pick your answer!

Which was the last US state to join the country?

Question: 9/17Pick your answer!

Finish the Albert Einsten quote: "The important thing is not to stop _______."

Question: 10/17Pick your answer!

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

Question: 11/17Pick your answer!

In what year did Columbus sail to the Americas?

Question: 12/17Pick your answer!

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

Question: 13/17Pick your answer!

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

Question: 14/17Pick your answer!

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

Question: 15/17Pick your answer!

This English queen was at one point accused of being a witch.
Mary II of England
Queen Victoria
Anne Boleyn

Question: 16/17Pick your answer!

Charles Darwin is commonly associated with the Theory of _________.
Law of Attraction
Natural Selection

Question: 17/17Pick your answer!

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