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World History 1 Quiz


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1. A disease that killed almost half the poulation of western Europe in the fourteenth century was __________.
Aids
Cholera
Bubonic Plague

2. This group of people ruled Mexico and neighboring areas in the sixteenth century.
Mexicans
Mayas
Aztecs

3. He was a famous Italian explorer of the late thirteenth and early fourteenth centuries.
Christopher Columbus
Marco Polo
Benito Mussolini

4. Cleopatra was the queen of __________ in the first century B.C.
Egypt
Rome
Greece

5. Johann Gutenberg was famous for inventing __________.
the telephone
the computer
the printing press

6. The Hundred Years' War was fought between France and __________.
England
Norway
Spain

7. The pyramids in Egypt were first built around __________.
1020 B.C.
2700 B.C.
Who knows?

8. The Vikings were warriors from __________.
England
France
Scandinavia



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