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?
Wright brothers
Warner brothers
Orville brothers

Question: 3/20Pick your answer!


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

Question: 4/20Pick your answer!


How many wives did King Henry VIII have?
18
2
6

Question: 5/20Pick your answer!


Which of these countries did the Vikings NOT come from?
Norway
Germany
Sweden

Question: 6/20Pick your answer!


Which war began in 1939?
Iraq War
Vietnam War
WW2

Question: 7/20Pick your answer!


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

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?
Cleopatra
Queen Victoria
Juliette

Question: 10/20Pick your answer!


Which era occurred first?
Bronze Age
Iron Age
Stone Age

Question: 11/20Pick your answer!


In the Middle Ages, the Black Death devastated which continent?
Asia
Africa
Europe

Question: 12/20Pick your answer!


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

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...
Blackbeard
Captain Kidd
Calico Jack

Question: 15/20Pick your answer!


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

Question: 16/20Pick your answer!


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

Question: 17/20Pick your answer!


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

Question: 18/20Pick your answer!


In what year were women granted the right to vote in America?
1965
1920
1890

Question: 19/20Pick your answer!


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

Question: 20/20Pick your answer!


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