History Quizzes & Trivia
A collection of questions spanning the globe, and the past two millenia!
Questions: 7 | Attempts: 118 | Last updated: Dec 14, 2012
Sample QuestionWhat was the born name of Augustus Ceasar, the first Emperor of the Roman Empire?
Test your knowledge of puppets! Read the "read all about them" section of the website before taking this quiz.
Questions: 5 | Attempts: 117 | Last updated: Jan 11, 2013
Sample QuestionWhat is a puppet?
Modern History Test
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Sample QuestionThe practice of Sati was declared illegal by :
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Sample QuestionWhich of the following are characteristic to the renaissance humanists?
This trivia quiz is a history test: how's your knowledge? History is a very wide subject that not everything that happened is written down in books as some. Actually, some stories seem to fall into cracks. Just how good are...
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Sample QuestionWhat factors primarily drove Spanish expansion into the Americas?
This quiz is timed and your grade will be recorded. You will have 12 minutes to take this quiz and you get one and only one attempt, so be sure you are ready before you begin.
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Sample QuestionCladograms are diagrams that show us
Does history tend to repeat itself? It is a known fact that if you know about the past, you will most definitely have an appreciation for the present. Are you a history geek? Test your history knowledge by taking this very...
Questions: 11 | Attempts: 111 | Last updated: Sep 6, 2019
This is a Trivia Facts and Questions Quiz On "the Northwest To 1870". Knowing your history is quite important and, in this quiz,you will get to test out what you know about the events of the year 1970 and the division...
Questions: 7 | Attempts: 110 | Last updated: Nov 1, 2019
Sample QuestionWhich one of these is NOT an influencing factor to why the HBC had decided to sell Ruperts land to the new Dominion of Canada?
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Prepared By B. SRINIVASAN, B.T.Asst., (HISTORY),GHS , GANGALERI - 635 122, KRISHNAGIRI DT...
Questions: 11 | Attempts: 108 | Last updated: Dec 12, 2013
Sample QuestionGandhiji advocated a new technique in our freedom struggle
Short fun quiz on Rhode Island history.
Questions: 5 | Attempts: 108 | Last updated: Jan 16, 2013
Sample QuestionRhode Island was founded by:
The aforementioned name was adopted by the leader of a ninja clan in japan. There are a lot that has been written about the leader. Have you really heard of the name before? if yes, what do you know about him?
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 106 | Last updated: Feb 28, 2018
Sample QuestionHow many found documents described Kotaro Fuma as a Ninja?
There are certain events and people in history that will forever be remembered and which an attentive history student should know. Did you recognize that the largest dam in the world was created in China? The trivia question...
Questions: 15 | Attempts: 104 | Last updated: Apr 28, 2020
Sample QuestionThe world's largest dam, Three Gorges Dam on the Yangtze River, is located in what country?
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Questions: 15 | Attempts: 103 | Last updated: Feb 14, 2013
Sample QuestionThe fluorescent nucleotide analog bromodeoxyuridine (BrdU) has been used widely to label cells engaged in DNA synthesis and thereby identify regions in tissues where cell proliferation is occurring. If you apply BrdU labeling to the gastrointestinal tract and sample tissues at increasing times for examination by fluorescence microscopy, which one of the following outcomes might you expect to observe?
We could even mix it up with a little bit of folklore history, or even instances in the Bible. So, when we say only complete Braniacs can complete this quiz, we actually man it this time. Though, let's give you a hint;...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 101 | Last updated: Jun 27, 2018
Sample QuestionDo you know what George Washington's denture were made of?
If you want to learn more about names and the meanings behind them, then this quiz is for you! This quiz will test you on some names, their meanings, and their histories. Good luck!
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 101 | Last updated: Jul 17, 2015
Sample QuestionWhich Biblical name means "May God protect" and "Holder of the heel"?
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Sample QuestionWhich of these years/events is not correctly matched?
Certain events have shaped the world into what we see today, and people read about them in history books. Do you think that you can get the correct match on historical dates and events mentioned in the trivia questions quiz below...
Questions: 15 | Attempts: 101 | Last updated: Apr 28, 2020
Sample QuestionWhich of these years/events is not correctly matched?
Our quiz is separated into five sections, one section for each of the five areas of Youth Development and Leadership. This quiz is on Connecting.
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 101 | Last updated: Jan 10, 2013
Sample QuestionWhat is the philosophy called that says all people with disabilities have a right to information and referral, peer support services, individual and systems advocacy, de-institutionalization, and independent living skills?
The study of history has a very wide and dynamic range, it includes the study of certain regions and the study of specific or selected topical or thematical elements of historical findings.In most cases, history is taught as part...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 100 | Last updated: Apr 24, 2019
Sample QuestionWho built the first ever Gothic art?
Tube is a popular word given to London Underground railroad. The tube history began in the 19th century following the construction of Metropolitan railway. In the time of creation, there are establishments which focus on the...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 100 | Last updated: Feb 27, 2019
Sample QuestionWhen did the tube begin operation?
Seduction is a deliberate act of enticing someone to engage in a relationship or to persuade to engage in sexual behaviour. This term is from a Latin origin which means "lead astray". Methods used in seduction includes...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 100 | Last updated: Feb 11, 2019
Sample QuestionWhich animal seduced eve?
How knowledgeable are you when it comes to ancient kingdoms? Rich history affords us the luxury of comprehending the passion and deeds of individuals who ruled in years past. A quick check at the history library would award one...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 100 | Last updated: Jul 23, 2018
Sample QuestionIn what ancient country did Ceasar rule?
The First Great Awakening is an occurrence in history that entails the large movement of Christian revivals that swept through Britain and it's thirteen colonies for about 12 years (give or take). The movement heavily...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 100 | Last updated: Jun 27, 2018
Sample QuestionAround when did the First Great Awakening start?
The siege of Petersburg is part of a series of battles around Petersburg, Virginia, that took place from June 9th 1864 to March 25th 1864. These battles occurred during the American civil war. So, do you think you know enough...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 100 | Last updated: Mar 14, 2018
Sample QuestionHow long did this battle last for?
Can you score well in this history quiz? It is no lie that if you learn more about your history, you have a little chance of repeating some of the evils that were done to the world. What do you know about the greatest rulers,...
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The sixties saw the assassination of J F Kennedy one of the most loved presidents of America. This era also sparked a lot of civil rights protests but ended on a high note with man’s first landing on the moon. What else...
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When you take your time and choose to study the history of some nations like America you will get to see some of the evils that took place and the steps the country has made to make it what is one of the greatest countries today....
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The study of history helps to test out what you know about things that happened in the past that are relevant to what we see today. Do you know some of the greatest inventors and their contributions to science? Do you consider...
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What we have here is a history practice exam for students! There are different ways that one can test out just how much they know about United States of American history and the quiz below is one way to see is one of the best...
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The knowledge test is made up of history trivia questions and answers! There is a lot that you can learn about nations, people and cultures by learning about their history and the quiz below is perfect for someone who wants to...
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How much do you know about Anglo-Saxon Period? Anglo-Saxons are a group of Germanic tribes that invaded Europe and settled in arable lands for their food in the 5th century. They introduced different languages to Europe during...
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America is considered one of the greatest countries on earth, and it has come a long way since it got its independence from the British after winning the Revolutionary war. Do you know some of the facts surrounding the growth of...
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There is a lot that most people do not know about the Native Americans, and it is just recently that their culture has started being celebrated. What do you know about their culture and the influence it had settlers that came...
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Did you know that before Abraham Lincoln became a politician, he was a champion wrestler having more than 300 bouts under his belt? A proper history student would at least know this about one of the most famous presidents in...
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American history is a fascinating subject, and there is so much to learn. In 1620 the Mayflower arrived at the site that is now known as Plymouth, Massachusetts, and they are credited for bringing religion to America. Below is a...
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Acts in the constitution are created as amendments to existing laws and rules. All through the history of the United States of America, there have been numerous acts being passed into law. The trivia quiz questions in this short...
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Do you know the important dates in history? Could you pass this quiz? Some examples include: On December 7th, 1787, Delaware becomes the first state to ratify the constitution. Delaware was one of the thirteen colonies. This...
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How much do you know about history? Some people know things that most people don’t know about it. The tricky part is the memorization of dates, but it is possible to learn. A fun fact is that in 1911, pigtails were banned...
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Do you know something about the history of India? Do you know enough to pass this quiz? India is a country that occupies the more significant part of South Asia. Its capital is New Delhi. The country has a wide variety of...
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What do you know about war? Do you believe you know enough to pass this quiz? War is the result of opposing groups or countries that are in direct competition with each other for a plethora of reasons. The primary significance of...
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