Conflicts and Wars
Freedom Movements
Significant Individuals
Ancient Civilisations
General Knowledge
100

When did World War II start?

September 1st, 1939

100
Which freedom movement led to the formation of a new country?

The Indian Independence Movement - It led to the formation of Pakistan

100

Who built the first car?

Karl Benz

100

What is the oldest civilization in the world?

The Sumerian civilisation (Mesopotamia)

100

What era comes after the Bronze Age?

The Iron Age

200

WWI started because of...?

...the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand

200

When did the WSPU's suffragette movement start?

1903

200

When was Hitler born?

April 20th, 1889

200

What is another name for the people of the Indus civilization?

The Harappans

200

When was 7 Up invented?

1929

300

How long was the Football War between Honduras and El Salvador?

100 Hours

300

When did the majority of decolonization in the African continent begin?

In the 1950s

300

Who was the first VP of the United States of America?

John Adams

300

Which ancient civilization invented toothpaste?

Ancient Egypt

300

Which African country has never been colonized by a European power?

Ethiopia

400

Who was the Battle of Hastings fought between and when?

William of Normandy and Harold Godwinson, in 1066

400

When did New Zealand give their women suffrage?

September 19th, 1893

400

Which US Amendment outlawed slavery?

The 13th Amendment
400

Why did Ancient Greece invent spiky dog collars?

To protect their dogs from being hurt by wolves

400

When and where was the first match, of the first FIFA World Cup held?

In Uruguay, on July 13th 1930

500

Which series of treaties outline the basic 'rules' of war?

The Geneva Conventions

500

Civil Rights Movement: The Reconstruction period in America was followed by which era?

The Jim Crow Era

500

Which famous inventor invented alternating-current electricity?

Nikola Tesla

500

When did the earliest civilizations develop?

Between 4000 and 3000 BCE
500

Which American singer was drafted by the US Military in 1959?

Elvis Presley
Click to zoom