Ultimate History/Geography Quiz 1

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History Quizzes & Trivia

A collection of questions spanning the globe, and the past two millenia!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was the born name of Augustus Ceasar, the first Emperor of the Roman Empire?
    • A. 

      Marcus Aemilius Lepidus

    • B. 

      Atia Balba Caesonia

    • C. 

      Gaius Octavius Thurinus

    • D. 

      Nero Claudius Drusus Germanicus

    • E. 

      Postumus Agrippa

  • 2. 
    Livingstone Falls is located along which African river?
    • A. 

      The Zambezi

    • B. 

      The Nile

    • C. 

      The Limpopo

    • D. 

      The Okavango

    • E. 

      The Congo

  • 3. 
    Which country was NOT part of the Central powers during World War 1?
    • A. 

      Ottoman Empire

    • B. 

      Italy

    • C. 

      Bulgaria

    • D. 

      Austria-Hungary,

    • E. 

      Germany

  • 4. 
    The Battle of Lake Trasimene, in which Hannibal led a Carthaginian army in the defeat of the Romans under Gaius Flaminius, took place during what war?
    • A. 

      Second Punic War

    • B. 

      Corinthian War

    • C. 

      Trojan War

    • D. 

      Third Sicilian War

    • E. 

      Samnite War

  • 5. 
    Voyager 1, the farthest man-made object away from Earth, gets it's electrical power from what source?
    • A. 

      Solar cells

    • B. 

      Iridium cislunar space converters

    • C. 

      Radioisotope thermoelectric generators

    • D. 

      Multiple fission reactors

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    The first underwater detonation of a nuclear device by the U.S., used to study the damage dealt to nearby naval vessels, was known as?
    • A. 

      Trinity Test

    • B. 

      Crossroads Baker

    • C. 

      Bikini UWT One

    • D. 

      Triton Alpha

    • E. 

      Manhattan Seven

  • 7. 
    The Australian Aborigines refer to "Ayers Rock" as __________.