Here are 15 world history questions that will test your knowledge better than a study session

Here are 15 world history questions

Here are 15 world history questions that will test your knowledge better than a study session. If you know who designed the mythical Alexandria Lighthouse, what was Marlon Brando’s last film and at what age Vincent Van Gogh died, congratulations! You already have 3 points in this challenge. However, don’t get too confident, because those are the easiest questions.

Here are 15 world history questions that will test your knowledge better than a study session


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  • Question of

    Where did the Sandinista Revolution (1979-1990) take place?

    • Panama
    • Nicaragua
    • Guatemala
  • Question of

    Who designed the mythical Alexandria Lighthouse?

    • Chares of Lindos.
    • Sostratus of Cnidus.
  • Question of

    The Battle of San Jacinto (1836) was a decisive event in the fight for Texas independence.

    • True
    • False
  • Question of

    What popular actor uttered the phrase “All I want for Christmas is another movie with Audrey Hepburn”?

    • Cary Grant.
    • Gregory Peck.
    • Humphrey Bogart.
  • Question of

    At what age did Vincent Van Gogh pass away?

    • Thirty-two years old.
    • Thirty-seven years old.
    • Forty-one years old.
  • Question of

    To what philosopher was water the first element of all things that exist?

    • Thales of Miletus.
    • Xenophanes of Colophon.
    • Empedocles of Agrigentum.
  • Question of

    The Battle of Farsalia was a decisive confrontation of the First Civil War of the Roman Republic.

    • True
    • False
  • Question of

    What was Marlon Brando’s last movie?

    • Apocalypse Now
    • The Score
    • Superman: The Movie
  • Question of

    In what year did Elizabeth II ascend to the throne and become the current British monarch?

    • 1936
    • 1947
    • 1952
  • Question of

    The battle of Heraclea began:

    • The Pyrrhic Wars.
    • The Samnite Wars.
  • Question of

    The Hanging Gardens of Babylon were built in the 6th century BC during the reign of Nebuchadnezzar II.

    • True
    • False
  • Question of

    What was Pancho Villa’s real name?

    • José Doroteo Arango Arámbula.
    • Francisco Plutarco Elias Campuzano.
  • Question of

    Who created the first all-electronic television?

    • Philo Farnsworth.
    • Charles Francis Jenkins
  • Question of

    The bombing of Dresden took place towards the end of World War I.

    • True
    • False
  • Question of

    The first one executed with the electric chair was William Kemmler (1890).

    • True
    • False

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