Test Your World History Trivia Knowledge! Quiz

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Test Your World History Trivia Knowledge! Quiz

Are you looking for the perfect quiz to test your world history knowledge? History can be fascinating in that it helps teach us about those that came before us and events that shaped the world as we know it. In this quiz, you will be expected to read a term and choose the closest thing you associate it with. Do give it a try and stand a chance to learn some new historical facts.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Worst article of the treaty of Versailles?
    • A. 

      Government documnets

    • B. 

      Bill of rights

    • C. 

      War guilt article

  • 2. 
    Weaknesses of the Weimar republic.
    • A. 

      Weak warfare

    • B. 

      Weak republican

    • C. 

      Weak domocrac tradition

  • 3. 
    Vernacular
    • A. 

      English language

    • B. 

      Native language

    • C. 

      Creative writing

  • 4. 
    Truman reason for using the bomb.
    • A. 

      To kill jews

    • B. 

      To get re-elected

    • C. 

      To save american lives

  • 5. 
    Thomas Hobbes and John Locke in political Philosophy.
    • A. 

      Democratic

    • B. 

      Anarchoy

    • C. 

      Believe two different ways of gov't should be

  • 6. 
    The Prince book.
    • A. 

      Imperfect cunduct of humans

    • B. 

      The study of human beliefs

    • C. 

      Human potential

  • 7. 
    Results of Berlin Conference 1884-1885.
    • A. 

      No africans were at this convention

    • B. 

      Africans could vote

    • C. 

      Woman could vote

  • 8. 
    Renaissance
    • A. 

      Rebirth, art and learning

    • B. 

      Math and english

    • C. 

      Rrevolutionary war

  • 9. 
    Reformation
    • A. 

      Religion rights

    • B. 

      Religious beliefs

    • C. 

      Religoius reform

  • 10. 
    Purpose of trench warfare in WWI.
    • A. 

      Dodge gun fire

    • B. 

      To keep them out of no-man's land

    • C. 

      Keep warm

  • 11. 
    Pre-french revolutionary tax system?
    • A. 

      98% taxes paid by the third man

    • B. 

      75% taxes paid by the people

    • C. 

      No taxes

  • 12. 
    Point of Hitlers book "Mein Kampf"
    • A. 

      Start war

    • B. 

      Set forth his beliefs and goals for germany

    • C. 

      Hate jews

  • 13. 
    Main event on Bastille Day.
    • A. 

      Voting for rights

    • B. 

      Hanging of criminals

    • C. 

      Pheasants stormed stores and prisons for guns

  • 14. 
    Louis the XVI calls Estates General.
    • A. 

      Made taxes second of state

    • B. 

      Stopped taxes

    • C. 

      Wanted a divorce

  • 15. 
    Locke natural rights?
    • A. 

      Wanted people to have equal rights

    • B. 

      Women rights

    • C. 

      Against equal rights

  • 16. 
    List negative results of nationalism?
    • A. 

      Trying to kill people who are not like you "land labor capital"

    • B. 

      To get property

    • C. 

      To own land

  • 17. 
    Lebensraum
    • A. 

      Over crowded or need more space

    • B. 

      To much space

    • C. 

      Under populated

  • 18. 
    In WWI Eastern Front where?
    • A. 

      In between Germany and Russia

    • B. 

      In between russia and italy

    • C. 

      In eastern united states

  • 19. 
    Humanism
    • A. 

      Humna rights

    • B. 

      Potenial and achievments

    • C. 

      Religion and beliefs

  • 20. 
    Henry VIII to leave Catholics.
    • A. 

      Did not like the beliefs

    • B. 

      Wanted a divorce from wife

    • C. 

      Like other religion better

  • 21. 
    German party that hated Versailles the most
    • A. 

      Natzis

    • B. 

      Africans

    • C. 

      Blackhawks

  • 22. 
    European Imperialism many causes
    • A. 

      To dominate people and wealth

    • B. 

      Bill of rights

    • C. 

      Death

  • 23. 
    English Bill of Rights does what?
    • A. 

      Believe two different ways of gov't should be

    • B. 

      To make clear the limits of royal power

    • C. 

      Makes all laws

  • 24. 
    English bill of rights
    • A. 

      List of different languages

    • B. 

      List of things that gave us rights

    • C. 

      List of things to do

  • 25. 
    Divine right
    • A. 

      Unfair taxes

    • B. 

      Guaranteed rights

    • C. 

      Equal rights to monarchy

  • 26. 
    Define totalitarianism.
    • A. 

      Control of all the land

    • B. 

      Control of government

    • C. 

      Complete control of all people

  • 27. 
    Define total war?
    • A. 

      Destroys everything until there is nothing left

    • B. 

      All nations involved

    • C. 

      All militarys involved

  • 28. 
    Define militarism.
    • A. 

      Is there town's military

    • B. 

      All forces in one

    • C. 

      To be against the military

  • 29. 
    Define the main conclusion of the congress of Vienna?
    • A. 

      Create a balance of power in Erupe

    • B. 

      Voting for congress

    • C. 

      King assings congress

  • 30. 
    Define Kristallnacht.
    • A. 

      Daytime war

    • B. 

      Night of broken glass

    • C. 

      Cristian war

  • 31. 
    Define holocaust and final solution.
    • A. 

      Mass slaughter of jews and other types of relgions

    • B. 

      War between america and french

    • C. 

      Jews killing germans

  • 32. 
    Define Fascism.
    • A. 

      Promotes loyalty to a leader

    • B. 

      Promotes war

    • C. 

      Freedom

  • 33. 
    Define Enlightenment.
    • A. 

      Believe two different ways of gov't should be

    • B. 

      The rights of government

    • C. 

      Revolution of thinking and what is right

  • 34. 
    Define Coup de etat.
    • A. 

      Cooperating with goverment

    • B. 

      Voting for government

    • C. 

      Hostile take over gov't

  • 35. 
    Define blitzkrieg.
    • A. 

      A way out of war

    • B. 

      It was a war

    • C. 

      War plan of the natzis

  • 36. 
    Constitutional monarchy.
    • A. 

      King does not have all control

    • B. 

      People have all control

    • C. 

      King does have all control

  • 37. 
    Caues of WWI.
    • A. 

      Government

    • B. 

      Civil problems

    • C. 

      Nationalism and militarism

  • 38. 
    Book by Marx and Engels.
    • A. 

      Communist of manifesto

    • B. 

      Wealth of nations

    • C. 

      Prince

  • 39. 
    Baron de Montesquieu's "separation powers."
    • A. 

      Civil rights

    • B. 

      Seperation of powers

    • C. 

      Power of the king

  • 40. 
    African colonization food shortages casued by?
    • A. 

      Weather

    • B. 

      African stopped growing their food and now have cash crops to grow

    • C. 

      The black plaque

  • 41. 
    Adam Smith's most important book.
    • A. 

      Bill of rights

    • B. 

      Prince

    • C. 

      Wealth of nations