Trivia Quiz: History Basic Knowledge! Exam

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Trivia Quiz: History Basic Knowledge! Exam

Europe though the small continent, has had a significant impact on the world due to being the location for major historical periods. Alexander the great was one of the leaders who was credited for the spread of Greek culture across Europe. Use the trivia quiz to test your basic history knowledge. And some significant events that took place in Europe and some of the great people from there and their achievements.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Rebirth of Roman and Greek arts and learning

    • B. 

      Age of Exploration

    • C. 

      Revival of Ancient latin arts

    • D. 

      Beginning of the Modern Age

    • E. 

      Dunno

  • 2. 
    The Protestant Reformation was a movement that protested the beliefs and practices of the ________
  • 3. 
  • 4. 
    Simony is what?
    • A. 

      The holy office

    • B. 

      The crime of defying a holy official

    • C. 

      The crime of paying for a holy office

    • D. 

      The crime of insulting a holy official

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      A man from the renaissance

    • B. 

      A man who is accomplished in the arts and sciences

    • C. 

      A soldier from the renaissance period

    • D. 

      A renaissance holy official

  • 6. 
  • 7. 
    First-person to translate the Bible into English.
  • 8. 
    First-person to sail around Africa the long way.
  • 9. 
    This man invented the printing press.
  • 10. 
    A master of all renaissance arts. Greatly loved by all and famous for the "Mona Lisa" and "The Last Supper"
  • 11. 
    A Spanish conquistador who conquered the Incas.
  • 12. 
    This person discovered the Pacific. Was leading the first successful voyage to circumnavigate the globe.
  • 13. 
    This person was responsible for the fall of the Aztecs, and Technician.
  • 14. 
    2nd command of the English fleet that went against the Spanish Armada.
  • 15. 
    Discovered that the earth was not the center of the universe.
  • 16. 
    Romance languages are:
    • A. 

      Roman, Latin, Greek, French, Italian

    • B. 

      Greek, Latin, Portugese, Spanish, French

    • C. 

      French, Romanian Latin, Italian, Spanish, Portugese.

    • D. 

      Latin, French, English, African, Italian

  • 17. 
    Classicism is?
    • A. 

      The principles and Characteristics of Ancient Roman and Greek arts and languages.

    • B. 

      He principles and Characteristics of Ancient Roman and Greek musics and arts

    • C. 

      He principles and Characteristics of Ancient Roman and Greek speech and drama

    • D. 

      He principles and Characteristics of Ancient Roman and Greek idea and sciences