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

Random History or Biography Quiz

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

 Plays Quiz Updated Nov 11, 2015

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

You're not logged in!

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

From the Vault

Movies by Last Name II

by gingerlover

Oh, that movie character? Never heard of them.
Remove Ads.
Support Sporcle.
Get the best of Sporcle when you Go Orange. This ad-free experience offers more features, more stats, and more fun while also helping to support Sporcle. Thank you for becoming a member.

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: