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History Quiz Questions and Answers

Updated: Aug 16, 2023

Welcome to our history quiz blog, where we embark on an exciting journey through time! If you're a history enthusiast or just curious about the past, you've come to the right place. In this blog, we'll delve into fascinating historical facts and events from various eras and civilisations. Get ready to test your knowledge and discover new insights as we present engaging history quiz questions and answers. From ancient civilisations to world-changing events, we'll challenge your understanding of the past and take you on a captivating educational adventure. So, buckle up, put on your thinking caps, and let's dive into the enthralling world of history!

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History Quiz Questions
History Quiz Questions

History Quiz Questions and Answers

Question Set 1

1. In which year did World War I start?

Answer: 1914

2. Who was the first President of the United States?

Answer: George Washington

3. Which civilisation built the Machu Picchu citadel in Peru?

Answer: Inca civilisation

4 .What is the name of the ship that Charles Darwin sailed on during his voyage?

Answer: HMS Beagle

5. Which ancient wonder was a lighthouse and stood on the island of Pharos?

Answer: The Lighthouse of Alexandria

6. In which year did the Titanic sink after hitting an iceberg?

Answer: 1912

7. Who wrote the famous play "Romeo and Juliet"?

Answer: William Shakespeare

8. Which war was fought between the North and South regions of the United States?

Answer: The American Civil War

9. What year did the Berlin Wall fall, leading to the reunification of Germany?

Answer: 1989

10. What event marked the end of the Roman Empire?

Answer: The fall of Constantinople in 1453

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