Quiz: Could You Pass High School History RIGHT NOW

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 May 15, 2020
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Question: 1/18Pick your answer!


What structures were built in medieval times as a mixture of residence and defensive building?
Courthouses
Houses
Castles

Question: 2/18Pick your answer!


What ship sank on her maiden voyage in 1912?
RMS Titanic
RMS Empress of Russia
SS Europa

Question: 3/18Pick your answer!


In which country did they mummify important people when they died?
China
Egypt
Greece

Question: 4/18Pick your answer!


What notable event effected London in September 1666?
The Great Fire
A bombing
The Great Earthquake

Question: 5/18Pick your answer!


What event wiped out around 30 - 60% of Europe's population in the Middle Ages?
Rabies
An economic crisis
The bubonic plague

Question: 6/18Pick your answer!


Frederick the Great was the king of which European country?
Germany
Ukraine
Ireland

Question: 7/18Pick your answer!


How was Marie Antoinette executed during the French Revolution?
Burned at the stake
Hanged
The guillotine

Question: 8/18Pick your answer!


Which of these countries was originally a settlement for convicts from Great Britain?
United States
Australia
Canada

Question: 9/18Pick your answer!


Where did the Crusades of the Middle Ages occur?
The Middle East
Southeast Asia
Europe

Question: 10/18Pick your answer!


What Italian city was devastated by an eruption from the volcano, Mt. Vesuvius?
Rome
Pompeii
Venice

Question: 11/18Pick your answer!


The Hundred Years War was fought between England and ___________.
Spain
Russia
France

Question: 12/18Pick your answer!


What animals were often brought to the Roman Colosseum to fight gladiators?
Elephants
Lions
Bears

Question: 13/18Pick your answer!


Which of these countries were NOT an ally of Germany in World War II?
Italy
China
Japan

Question: 14/18Pick your answer!


Who was the first U.S. President to live in the White House?
Abraham Lincoln
John Adams
George Washington

Question: 15/18Pick your answer!


Which of these countries did the Vikings NOT come from?
Sweden
Denmark
Belgium

Question: 16/18Pick your answer!


Who was the first man to set foot on the moon?
Buzz Aldrin
Neil Armstrong
Yuri Gagarin

Question: 17/18Pick your answer!


What was New York City originally named?
New Rotterdam
New Haarlem
New Amsterdam

Question: 18/18Pick your answer!


According to Greek mythology, who is the Goddess of Beauty?
Hestia
Artemis
Aphrodite
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