The History Test

This test is designed to test how well you know your history. It covers World and US history.

Question 1:Who was the general of the south during the American Civil War?
Ulysess S. Grant
Abraham Lincoln
Frederik Douglas
Robert E. Lee
Question 2:How many wives did King Henry VIII have?
7
1
4
3
2
Question 3:During the French Revolution,what was the name of the prison that the revolutionists broke into?
Versailles
Guillotine
Bastille
Question 4:What Christian city was invaded by Muslims and turned into Istanbul?
Byzantium
Constantinople
Romania
Question 5:What was the original capital of the United States?
New York City, NY
Boston,MA
Williamsburgh,VA
Phillidalphea, PA
Question 6:During the Middle Ages in Europe, what was the major disease that killed 1/3 of its population?
Smallpox
Bubonic Plague
Influenza
Measles
Question 7:Napoleon Bonaparte was the leader of what country?
Portugal
France
England
Spain
Question 8:Who was the fourth president of the US?
John Quincy Adams
James Monroe
Andrew Jackson
James Madison
Thomas Jefferson
Question 9:What was a Chinese warrior called hundreds of years ago?
Jihad
Shi ite
Samuri
Question 10:Who was the last queen of Egypt?
Neferura
Nefrititi
Cleopatra
Perjawet
Question 11:What was the first major civilization on earth?
Egypt
Ottoman Empire
Mesopotamia
Question 12:Mary I of England was referred to as what because of how she treated people of other religions?
Mary the Horrible
Mary the Terrible
Bloody Mary
Question 13:What day was Pearl Harbor attacked?
August 13, 1939
December 7, 1942
April 30, 1940
February 17, 1941
Question 14:Who invented the cotton gin?
George Washington Carver
James K. Polk
Eli Whitteny
Question 15:What was the first country that the Nazis invaded?
Poland
France
Austria
England
Russia

This Quiz has been designed by Krista.