Do You Know History?

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Do You Know History?

As a field of study, History discusses past events. Do you know History? How versatile are you? Are you well grounded in the knowledge of the ancient? Take this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Events that occurred before written record are called
    • A. 

      Past

    • B. 

      Events

    • C. 

      Drama

    • D. 

      Prehistory

  • 2. 
    Scholars who write about history are called
    • A. 

      Lovers

    • B. 

      Recorders

    • C. 

      Historians

    • D. 

      Writers

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Sequence

    • B. 

      Ability

    • C. 

      Judgement

    • D. 

      Art

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Arthur

    • B. 

      Plato

    • C. 

      Herodotus

    • D. 

      Socrates

  • 5. 
    "All history is contemporary history". Who said this?
    • A. 

      Benedetto Croce

    • B. 

      Nikola Tesla

    • C. 

      Chales Darwin

    • D. 

      Ini Bong

  • 6. 
    A discipline that deals with buried sites and objects is called
    • A. 

      Microbiology

    • B. 

      Biology

    • C. 

      Archaeology

    • D. 

      Biochem

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Ibn Khaldun

    • B. 

      Max Rod

    • C. 

      Plato

    • D. 

      Ab Khal

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      Katy Pery

    • B. 

      Rodney Hilton

    • C. 

      Henri Dubois

    • D. 

      Nolo Kito

  • 9. 
     In what year did the Australian historian Keith Windschuttle write the book, The Killing of History?
    • A. 

      1994

    • B. 

      1990

    • C. 

      1992

    • D. 

      1993

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      Aristotle

    • B. 

      Plato

    • C. 

      Jean Norman

    • D. 

      Fernand Braudel