Can You Ace This Cool World History Quiz? | 2021 Trivia

Get your history trivia fix with ten excellent historical trivia questions (and answers), bonus questions, and fun film facts. Take the quiz just for fun or host the perfect trivia night with this World History Quiz Round. It’s time to assemble your friends and family or Zoom them in. Let the history quiz round begin!

History Quiz 2021

Quiz Round Ideas: History Quiz. 10 historical Questions and Answers. Take the quiz!

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What were the Geneva summits of 1955 and 1985?

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2 / 10

Who committed the Armenian genocide during World War I?

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3 / 10

Back in Joseph Stalin’s days, what was The Cell (AKA Kamera)?

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4 / 10

What are the Dead Sea Scrolls?

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5 / 10

The word inauguration stems from the Latin augur. What did that mean originally?

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6 / 10

Where did the word Amazon originate?

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What’s the original meaning of the word ‘Capitol’?

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8 / 10

What is “Montjoie Saint Denis!”?

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9 / 10

What is the origin of the name Phineas?

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10 / 10

How was Mr. Potato Head different than today when launched in 1952?

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