History Trivia and Answers

Feel like you got a good grasp on history? Challenge yourself by participating in TriviaQN’s compelling History Trivia. Enjoying this experience is not only limited to polished historians. Even novice students of times past can learn more about the history of our world - and have fun doing it - by taking on this challenge.

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How many people have walked on the moon?

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Answer: 12
More information: 12 men have walked on the moon. Three different astronauts have actually traveled to the Moon more than once.

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What is the name for the Greek goddess of victory?

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Answer: Nike
More information: The Greek Goddess Nike was depicted as having wings, hence her other name "Winged Goddess".

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Who assassinated President Abraham Lincoln?

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Answer: John Wilkes Booth
More information: John Wilkes Booth assassinated Abraham Lincoln in Ford's Theatre in Washington, D.C. on April 14, 1865.

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Who is the pre-Civil War author of a short story about a beating heart beneath the floorboards?

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Answer: Edgar Allan Poe - The famous piece is The Tell-Tale Heart.



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