History Quiz / Which of the Two...Historical Moments

Random History or Year Quiz

Can you pick which of the two historic moments is being described?

 Plays Quiz Updated Nov 11, 2015

Forced OrderWrong Answers
Score 0/24 Timer 06:00
Which historic...A or B
...place marked General Lee's surrender, ending the Civil War?
(A) Appomattox Court House or (B) Antietam
...empire fell to conquistador Hernán Cortés?
(A) Aztec Empire or (B) Incan Empire
...court case was ruled by the US Supreme Court first?
(A) Miranda v. Arizona or (B) Brown v. Board of Education
...year saw the storming of the Bastille?
(A) 1789 or (B) 1793
...location was the stage for the ancient Olympic games?
(A) Marathon, Greece or (B) Olympia, Greece
...Asian landmark was operational first?
(A) Forbidden City or (B) Taj Mahal
...project's construction was completed first?
(A) Mount Rushmore or (B) Panama Canal
...piece of art was sculpted by Auguste Rodin?
(A) David or (B) The Thinker
...battle was a major battle of World War I?
(A) The Battle of the Somme or (B) The Battle of Britain
...pilot flew the Spirit of St. Louis?
(A) Charles Lindbergh or (B) Amelia Earhart
...explorer, with Tenzing Norgay, first climbed Mount Everest?
(A) Robert Peary or (B) Edmund Hillary
...leader founded the Republic of China?
(A) Sun Yat-Sen or (B) Mao Zedong
Which historic...A or B
...document was penned earlier in history?
(A) Magna Carta or (B) Summa Theologica
...philosopher penned ''The Republic'' in 380 B.C.?
(A) Plato or (B) Aristotle
...natural disaster claimed more lives?
(A) Haiti Earthquake of 2010 or (B) Hurricane Katrina of 2005
...decade was nicknamed ''The Jazz Age'' and ''Roaring''?
(A) 1900s or (B) 1920s
...year marked William's conquest of England?
(A) 476 or (B) 1066
...artist painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel?
(A) Botticelli or (B) Michelangelo
...protest occurred first?
(A) Gandhi's Salt March or (B) Tiananmen Square (June 4th Incident)
...location was Napoleon Bonaparte exiled to first?
(A) St. Helena or (B) Elba
...event occurred while Thomas Jefferson was president?
(A) The Bill of Rights Ratification or (B) The Louisiana Purchase
...pandemic occurred first?
(A) The Spanish Influenza or (B) The Black Death
...ocean liner sank first?
(A) RMS Lusitania or (B) RMS Titanic
...speech by MLK, Jr. was given on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial?
(A) ''I Have a Dream'' or (B) ''I've Been to the Mountaintop''

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
OR
Log In

Show Comments

Extras

Top Quizzes Today


Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.

Report this User

Report this user for behavior that violates our Community Guidelines.

Details: