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Fun History Quiz

Test Your Knowledge on History's Most Trivial Facts 8 Questions.

 
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1

When was the Battle of Hastings?

  • 1066
  • 1456
  • 1643

2

How did Tutankhamun die?

  • Injury to the head
  • Infection in the knee
  • Committed suicide

3

How many wives did Henry VIII have?

  • 19
  • 8
  • 6

4

Why did Halloween originate?

  • The poor wanted to trick the rich into giving them free candy
  • It evolved from century old Pagan celebrations to our secular, modern celebration
  • To usher in the beginning of the Winter

5

Why were people afraid of black cats?

  • They weren't. Cats have always been considered cute and cuddly.
  • Black cats were considered a bad omen.
  • Their cattle would die shortly after seeing a black cat

6

Who was Henry VIII's second wife?

  • Anne Boleyn
  • Jane Seymour
  • Catherine Howard

7

Which of these people were involved in the battle of hastings?

  • Alexander the Great
  • Damion I of France
  • Harold Godwinson

8

Which famous equal rights activist served 27 years in prison?

  • Houver
  • Mandela
  • Smithson

 

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