History 2 Quiz
(All Buttons require use of ActiveX)
Put the following Chinese dynasties in chronological order:
Tang, Manchu, Qin, Ming, Han, Shang
Who was crowned Holy Roman Emperor by Pope Leo III on Christmas Day 800 AD?
Which of the following is the odd one out?
Constantinople, Istanbul, Byzantium, Ankara
Who was the grandson of Genghis Khan who became emperor of China and the founder of the Yuan dynasty, and who Marco Polo is reputed to have met?
In the 13th century the Mongols under Kublai Khan attempted an invasion of Japan. The Japanese were saved in part by the Samurai, and in part by a Kamikaze. What was the Kamikaze?
The following terms are related to two of the high points of Indian culture. Group the terms according to one or other of these periods:
Taj Mahal; Hindu; Muslim; Gupta Empire; Mughals; Akbar; Kama Sutra; 5th century; 16th century
Which European country was the first to establish trading posts on the coast of India following the rounding of The Cape of Good Hope?
Which empire is the following a description of:
• The largest pre-industrial society in the world;
• Extensive network of roads and rest houses connecting every town in the empire.
• Built the temple complex of Angkor Wat;
Who were the principal protagonists in each the following wars:
a. The Peloponnesian War
b. The Punic Wars
c. The Hundred Years War
d. The Thirty Years War
Associate the following dates with their respective events:
1453; 1099; 1565; 1492.
The taking of Jerusalem by the Crusaders;
Completion of the Christian reconquest of the Iberian Peninsular;
Fall of Constantinople to the Ottomans;
Ottoman siege of Malta.
Shortly after the coming of the Europeans to America, two major American civilisations fell, one to Cortes, and one to Pissaro. What were they?
History 2 Quiz: Scoring
Number of Questions