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Fun History Quiz & Trivia!

How much do you know about everything that's ever happened? Take this quiz and see!

Beano Quiz Team
Last Updated:  July 21st 2021

Good luck!

1/15 Roman soldier attacking goofy apple

Which of these did the Romans bring to Britain?

2/15 Three Tudor women and yellow splat

How many dresses was Elizabeth I said to have owned?

3/15 King James with yellow arrow

King James I of England was King James what of Scotland?

4/15 Stonehenge with goofy hamster

What was Stonehenge built for?

5/15 Man in Georgian clothes on white background with goofy giraffe and arrow

Who was Dick Turpin?

6/15 Detail of the Bayeux Tapestry

In which year was the Battle of Hastings?

7/15 A stamp featuring Henry VIII

What was Henry VIII's nickname? 

8/15 A lightbulb

Who invented the lightbulb?

9/15 A 3D rendering of the Titanic

From which city did the Titanic set sail from?

10/15 A famous scientist

Who was the first woman to receive the Nobel Prize for Physics?

11/15 An astronaut on the moon

Who was the first person to walk on the moon?

12/15 The United States Constitution

Which of the following is not a Founding Father of the USA?

13/15 William Shakespeare and a birthday cake

When was William Shakespeare born?

14/15 A French flag

When did the French Revolution begin?

15/15 Fireworks

Who was not responsible for the Gunpowder Plot in 1605?

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