New Player - Log In
       Ancient History Quizzes,
Trivia and Puzzles

Ancient History Quizzes and Trivia

  1. Home
  2. »
  3. Quizzes
  4. »
  5. History Quizzes
  6. » Ancient History Trivia


dateNew helpRandom fun factsCreate a Quiz Here

Play Ancient History Topic Mash! - Scores
What do you know about this topic? Play this mixed game to try a little bit of everything!
folder Ancient Egypt (87) folder Ancient Greece (67)
category Ancient Wars folder Archaeology (10)
folder Carthage (12) folder Hittites (3)
folder Mesopotamia (22) folder Persian Empire (10)
folder Phoenicia (2) folder Roman History (161)
Editors: bloomsby, gtho4 Quiz Search:
1
The First European Civilization

Fifteen hundred years before the Classical Age in Greece, the Minoans built fine palaces, developed writing, and created an intricate plumbing system. Test your knowledge regarding the first European civilization.
Tough
10 Q
ponycargirl
Jul 02 08
2853 plays
2
The Goths

The Goths played a key role in bringing an already weakened West Roman Empire to its knees, and in turn they also established kingdoms of their own in parts the Western Empire. Find out more about this mysterious people.
Difficult
10 Q
bloomsby
May 12 04
4689 plays
3
Lost Ancient Cities

Can you name the ancient cities from these clues. From ancient Greece to the Incan Andes, stopping shortly to take a look through Europe and beyond!
Average
10 Q
durendal
Aug 22 05
14184 plays
4
Ancient Geography

Twenty multiple choice questions on ancient locations and peoples.
Tough
20 Q
ironikinit
Jul 02 03
8784 plays
5
You've Gotta Love Those Hebrews!

Isn't it amazing that a people, who began as a small group of nomads, made one of the greatest contributions to our world today?
Average
10 Q
ponycargirl
Feb 26 15
495 plays
6
World History

World History strictly B.C.
Tough
25 Q
Sprink1234
Aug 20 00
25107 plays
7
Operatic Ancient History - Non-Roman

Here's another instalment on my series of combining classical music and history. Most of the operatic background was provided, as always, by the "Phaeton Great Opera Book", but also by www.operone.de. Have fun!
Average
15 Q
JanIQ
Aug 05 06
1755 plays
8
Ancient Historical Facts

Just a few questions about the ancient world. Enjoy!
Difficult
10 Q
nerthus
Apr 12 01
12921 plays
9
The World at One

What was the world like at the year 1 AD on the western calendar? Obviously the birth of civilization did not occur at this date, many civilizations had already come and gone...but what was happening in the world of that time? Let's find out...
Very Difficult
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Jun 11 02
4947 plays
10
Tales of the Sacred Bull

In many ancient cultures, the bull was the symbol of power, fertility, and strength. Take the bull by the horns and see if you can identify the civilizations from the clues given.
Average
10 Q
ponycargirl
Nov 09 15
237 plays
11
B. C. - They Lived Before Christ

Much of importance happened in the era before Christ and many famous people lived then ... What can you remember of your history lessons that covered the B.C era in different parts of the world?
Average
10 Q
doomed
Oct 21 04
6093 plays
12
Ancient Civilizations

I will give you a brief list of accomplishments or characteristics, of some rather obscure group of people and you shall ferret out the proper name.
Tough
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Oct 29 01
8640 plays
13
Those Migrating Indo-Europeans 2

Descendents of the Indo-Europeans eventually settled in many places stretching from India to Europe. How much do you know about the Persians?
Average
10 Q
ponycargirl
Oct 10 08
1101 plays
14
World History Made Simple: 2900 B.C. - 800 B.C.

My last quiz covered two and a half millenia in ten questions, so I don't think anyone should have been brain damaged. Here are ten more significant events over the next 2100 years. Enjoy.
Average
10 Q
rblayer
Feb 21 04
7164 plays
15
Up From The Ruins - Ten Forgotten Cities

Whether due to war, climate change or natural disaster, these cities were forgotten for centuries until being rediscovered. Now they're giving up their lost knowledge and adding to our history.
Average
10 Q
wilbill
Oct 12 14
600 plays
16
Tales of the First Hanukkah

It's that time of the year again. Happy Hanukkah!
Average
10 Q
ponycargirl
Dec 08 15
165 plays
17
Traitors and Villains of the Ancient World

Some of the less honourable members of the ancient world are included in this quiz. Use the clues provided to identify them. Good Luck!
Average
10 Q
Gimpess
Jan 19 05
4899 plays
18
The World in 500...AD!

In order to celebrate the creation of my 500th quiz, queries about the world of 500 AD have been selected. Thank you for your kind patronage...on to 1000!
Difficult
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Aug 04 02
3732 plays
19
Ancient Anatolia

Anatolia, the ancient land of Turkey, was a happening place! Come and check out the accomplishments that were made there!
Average
10 Q
ponycargirl
Aug 03 15
186 plays
20
The First Century: Christians, Romans, and Jews

This is quiz is on first century events as they concerned Christians, Romans, and Jews.
Difficult
25 Q
medvedok
May 18 08
2007 plays
21
Mediterranean World of Antiquity

Welcome to the Mediterranean World of Antiquity.
Average
10 Q
the_villain
Sep 14 07
2850 plays
22
World History Made Simple - 5500 - 3000 B.C.

Sure it happened a long, long time ago. But the effects of these ten historical events are felt to this date. But ten dates from a two thousand five hundred year period should'nt be asking too much. Enjoy!
Average
10 Q
rblayer
Feb 16 04
4578 plays
23
Mighty Monarchs II (Barbarians)

Mighty Monarchs II covers a wide variety of Barbarian Kings and Queens that led their people through the age of the Roman Empire and into the Dark Ages. Includes odds and ends about powerful Barbarian Leaders that were in the service of Rome. Good Luck!
Tough
25 Q
hund
Mar 13 02
1671 plays
24
Ancient Civilizations

A little bit of ancient history.
Average
10 Q
robert362
Oct 26 01
10869 plays
25
The World in 1000...B.C.

This quiz is a very general survey of what the world looked like politically in 1000 B.C. Keep in mind that some dates are approximations...1000 B.C. was a long time ago after all! Have fun!
Difficult
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
May 30 02
4413 plays
26
The Barbarians of Europe

This quiz tests the knowledge of the barbarian tribes of early Europe, like the Visigoths and Ostrogoths, Huns, Vandals.
Average
10 Q
CzarManx
Jun 03 03
3423 plays
27
Early Civilizations

Test your knowledge in this easy test covering Paleolithic, Neolithic, Ancient Egypt and Hebraic times. This test covers basic humanitarian knowledge. Good luck!
Average
10 Q
lemunchii
Jun 10 08
2253 plays
28
Ancient History

Hello - and welcome to my first quiz. I'll keep this short. Have fun!
Tough
10 Q
trajancaesar
Jan 11 07
2874 plays
29
Tales of the Ark of the Covenant

One of the most important symbols of the Jewish faith, the Ark of the Covenant is said to contain information that is important not only to Judaism, but to Christianity and Islam as well. What do you know about this artifact?
Average
10 Q
ponycargirl
Jul 02 15
273 plays
30
Chief Cities of Ancient Middle East Empires

In this quiz I will ask you for the chief cities/capitals of some ancient Middle East Empires.Some of the questions refer to Roman provincial organisation of the Middle East.I give you the name of the empire/province,you give me the city.
Tough
20 Q
author
Aug 02 03
1764 plays
Goto page: 1 2

This is category 1947
Last Updated Jun 25 16 5:45 AM


cool = highest rated quizzes new quizzes = added recently fun quizzes = has extra info for each qn
editor pick = Editor's Pick editor = FunTrivia Editor gold = Gold Member

 ·  All content on this website is copyright FunTrivia.com, 1997 - 2015.
 ·  You may not copy, reprint, publish or use any of our content without prior written consent.