Rome
World History
Cold War
California
Women's History
100

This is the largest amphitheater in the world.

What is the colosseum?

100

This was the first total war in world history.

What is World War 1?

100

The Cold War was conflict created from an opposition of these two political/economic systems.

What is capitalism and communism?

100

This nickname for California refers to a type of metal.

What is The Golden State?

100

This amendment gave women the right to vote.

What is the 19th Amendment?

200

Around 509 CE, the Romans formed this type of government that was similar to modern democracy.

What is a republic?

200

This was the year that World War II ended.

What is 1945?

200

This western leader made the Iron Curtain speech in 1946.

Who is Winston Churchill?

200

This is the state bird of California.

What is the California/Valley Quail?

200

This was the year that the first female Secretary of the Treasury was appointed.

What is 2021?

300

This city whose name starts with a P, was buried under ash during a volcanic eruption in 79 CE.

What is Pompeii?

300

This is the largest land-based empire to exist.

What is the Ottoman Empire?

300

This European country was occupied by both communist and capitalist forces, resulting in a wall dividing this country.

What is Germany?

300

This was the war that led California to become a US state.

What is the Mexican-American War?

300

This was the first female Secretary of State. She was appointed by Bill Clinton in 1997.

Who is Madeleine Albright?

400

This religion was made illegal by Constantine in 313.

What is Christianity?

400

This was the first country to use printed paper money.

What is China?

400

The Truman Doctrine was created to help these two European countries maintain democratic governments.

What are Turkey and Greece?

400

This was the original name of San Francisco.

What is Yerba Buena?

400

This is the name of the first female US Supreme Court Justice. She was appointed by Reagan in 1981

Who is Sandra Day O'Connor?

500

This title for a tyrannical leader was used in Rome and given to Julius Caesar.

What is a dictator?

500

The first postage stamp in 1840 was created by this country.

What is Britain?

500

This military strategy doctrine acknowledges the use of nuclear weapons between 2 or more groups, will result in the destruction of all groups involved. 

What is MAD or Mutually Assured Destruction?

500

This was the year the gold rush began in California.

What is 1848?

500

The Seneca Falls Conference took place in New York in 1848, this was the name of the document created there that advocated for women's rights.

What is the Declaration of Sentiments?

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