Quiz: Only A Retired History Teacher Will Get 16/20 On This Test

Put away the history book and turn on your memory!

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 Apr 16, 2020
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Question: 1/20Pick your answer!

Who became President of the United States after George W. Bush?
George H.W. Bush
Donald Trump
Barack Obama

Question: 2/20Pick your answer!

Which brother duo is credited with building and flying the first airplane?
Warner brothers
Wright brothers
Orville brothers

Question: 3/20Pick your answer!

During colonial times, a "Cobbler" was the name for...
some who made/repaired shoes
a baker
a woodworker

Question: 4/20Pick your answer!

How many wives did King Henry VIII have?

Question: 5/20Pick your answer!

Which of these countries did the Vikings NOT come from?

Question: 6/20Pick your answer!

Which war began in 1939?
Vietnam War
Iraq War

Question: 7/20Pick your answer!

What German city was split in half during the Cold War?

Question: 8/20Pick your answer!

Anne Frank hid from the Nazis during WW2. Why?
She was Jewish
She was a female
She was a Soviet

Question: 9/20Pick your answer!

Julius Caesar was romantically connected to which figure?
Queen Victoria

Question: 10/20Pick your answer!

Which era occurred first?
Iron Age
Bronze Age
Stone Age

Question: 11/20Pick your answer!

In the Middle Ages, the Black Death devastated which continent?

Question: 12/20Pick your answer!

Which Greek bard is responsible for the famous works of The Iliad and The Odyssey?

Question: 13/20Pick your answer!

What did Jim Crow laws enforce?
Racial segregation
Taxation by the British
Native American submission of territory

Question: 14/20Pick your answer!

Edward Teach, the pirate, was better known as...
Calico Jack
Captain Kidd

Question: 15/20Pick your answer!

Who assassinated President Abraham Lincoln?
Lee Harvey Oswald
Jack Ruby
John Wilkes Booth

Question: 16/20Pick your answer!

What city was said to have fallen after allowing a wooden horse containing enemy soldiers inside?

Question: 17/20Pick your answer!

What artist painted the late 15th-century mural known as "Last Supper"?
Leonardo da Vinci
Claude Monet

Question: 18/20Pick your answer!

In what year were women granted the right to vote in America?

Question: 19/20Pick your answer!

Which one of the seven ancient wonders of the world is still standing today?
The Lighthouse of Alexandria
The Great Pyramid of Giza
The Colossus of Rhodes

Question: 20/20Pick your answer!

What famous actor became Governor of California in 2003?
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Michael J. Fox
Johnny Depp
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