Quiz: Only A Historian Can Match All These Events To Their Dates. Can You?

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When you're finished with it, this quiz will be HISTORY!

How well do you know your crucial historical events like the Boston Tea Party, the Civil War, and the Great Depression?

 Aug 12, 2020

1 of 22Name this historical event!

A global conflict lasting from 1939 to 1945
The Cold War
World War II
The Civil War

2 of 22Name this historical event!

A state of tension between Eastern and Western nations lasting from 1947–1991
The Cold War
The Reformation
The Great Depression

3 of 22Name this historical event!

Took place between 1775-1783 between America and Britain
World War I
The Reformation
The American Revolution

4 of 22Name this historical event!

Took place in 1517-1648 in Europe
The Great Fire of London
The Great Depression
The Reformation

5 of 22Name this historical event!

Took place between 1848-1855 and brought 300,000 people to Calfornia
The Reformation
The Trail of Tears
The Gold Rush

6 of 22Name this historical event!

This was innvented in 1440:
Gutenburg's Printing Press
Electricity
The Television

7 of 22Name this historical event!

In 1989 this wall came down
The Wonder Wall
The Berlin Wall
The Great Wall of China

8 of 22Name this historical event!

Occured between 1861-1865 in America
The American Civil War
World War I
The Mexican American War

9 of 22Name this historical event!

After WWI in America in 1929 this event started
World War II
The Reformation
The Great Depression

10 of 22Name this historical event!

In 1963, this heart-breaking event rocked American.
The Lincoln Assassination
The JFK Assassination
The Assassination of ArchDuke Ferdinand

11 of 22Name this historical event!

In 1865 John Wilkes Booth caused this event
The American Revolution
The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
The Boston Tea Party

12 of 22Name this historical event!

Occured in 1776 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
The Battle of Fort Sumtner
The declaration of World War I
The Signing of the Declaration of Independence

13 of 22Name this historical event!

Occured across Europe and Asia from 1346-1353
The Black Death/The Bubonic Plague
The French Revolutionary Wars
The Rennaissance

14 of 22Name this historical event!

In 1914, this event sparked World War I
The Cold War
The Assassination of ArchDuke Ferdinand
The Boston Tea Party

15 of 22Name this historical event!

Occured in 1830 following the passage of an act in America
The Holocaust
The Trail of Tears
The Rwandan Genocide

16 of 22Name this historical event!

Occured in Africa from 1948 until the early 1990s
The Gold Rush
Apartheid
World War I

17 of 22Name this historical event!

Occured in Germany from 1933 –1945
The Fall of the Berlin Wall
The Trail of Tears
The Holocaust

18 of 22Name this historical event!

Lasted from 1846 to 1848
The Vietnam War
The Mexican American War
The French Revolution

19 of 22Name this historical event!

Occured from 1950-1953
The Korean War
World War I
The Holocaust

20 of 22Name this historical event!

This event occured from 1955-1975
The Great Depression
The Cold War
The Vietnam War

21 of 22Name this historical event!

Occured in The United States in 2001
The Assassination of JFK
Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
The September 11 attacks

22 of 22Name this historical event!

Occured in 1492
The Boston Tea Party
Christopher Columbus reached the Americas
The American Revolution
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