Pharaoh Menes Quiz – Can you win?

Pharaoh Menes Quiz

How well do you know Menes, the first legendary Pharaoh? Take this Quiz about Pharaoh Menes and find out your knowledge level. Menes was the first legendary pharaoh who unified all the Egyptian territories(Lower and Upper Egypt) under his rule. The pinnacle of the unification of Egypt under Menes’ rule is represented by the founding …

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The Apella in Ancient Sparta – Origins, Importance, and Powers

The Apella in Ancient Sparta – Origins, Importance, and Powers

The Apella was the popular assembly of Ancient Sparta, it had a deliberative role and according to ancient and modern-day historians, theoretically, it represented the “democratic” element of the Spartan state. The Apella’s equivalent in Athens would be the “Ecclesia” though it is important to note that like any other ancient institution, there are many …

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Quiz: Match the Roman Legion with the correct war/battle

Quiz Match the Roman Legion with the correct war (1)

Can you match the Roman Legion with the correct war/battle? Take this quiz and find out your knowledge level about one of the most important Roman legions and the decisive wars/battles in which they fought. “Rome wasn’t built in a day”, the gradual expansion of what we all know today as the Roman Empire had …

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Quiz: How well do you know the Battle of Marathon?

Battle of Marathon Quiz

Can you ace this Battle of Marathon Quiz? Think you know everything about the first major Athenian victory against the Persians? The Battle of Marathon in 490 BC was the first major episode of the Greco-Persian Wars, it was the first time when a Persian army was decisively defeated in an open battle. The Battle …

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Roman Republic Quiz – How many correct answers can you get?

Roman Republic Quiz - How many can you answer correctly

Can you ace this Roman Republic Quiz? This trivia history quiz contains 24 questions about the Roman Republic(509-27 B.C). The Roman Republic was the period in the history of ancient Rome from 509 BC to 27 BC. This history quiz will be focusing on some trivia questions about the Roman Republic. The Roman Republic began …

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Hardest Constantine the Great Quiz you will try today

Hardest Constantine the Great Quiz you will try today

  Test your knowledge about Constantine the Great, the first Christian Emperor of Rome by taking this quiz. Constantine I or Constantine the Great, whose full name was Flavius Valerius Constantinus, was born at Naissus (later Nis) on February 26, 272. Son of the Roman official Constantius Chlorus and Helen, he spent most of his …

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Battle of Delium – Causes, Importance and Consequences

Battle of Delium - Causes, Importance, and Consequences

The Battle of Delium(424 BC) represents one of the major turning points of the Peloponnesian War. The decisive battle was fought between the Athenian army under the command of strategos Hippocrates and the forces of the Boeotian League under the leadership of the brilliant Theban commander, Pagondas. The Boeotian League was the most critical Spartan …

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Titus Lartius, the first Roman Dictator

Titus Lartius the first Roman Dictator

Titus Lartius(surnamed Flavus and in other sources Rufus; years active in office 501-493 BC) was one of the most important Roman statesmen of the Early Roman Republic, the first dictator of Rome and twice elected consul. His actions as the first Roman Dictator helped defend the Roman Republic against a strong coalition whose goal was to restore the Tarquinii. I. Background If you want to …

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Emperor Trajan Quiz. Are you up to the challenge?

Roman Emperor Trajan Quiz

Take this Emperor Trajan Quiz and learn your knowledge level about the best of the Five Good Emperors of Rome. Marco Ulpius Nerva Traiano (57-117 AD) was the Roman Emperor who brought Rome to its maximum splendor and its maximum territorial extension. Because of his great accomplishments whenever a new Emperor took power, people started …

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15 interesting facts about Thutmose III you don’t know

15 interesting facts about Thutmose III you don't know

Today I am going to present you 15 interesting facts about Thutmose III, the Warrior Pharaoh of Ancient Egypt. He was the sixth pharaoh of the 18th dynasty and the son of Thutmose II from his wife Iset. History said about him that he is the greatest ruler of Egypt and that he was one …

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Julius Caesar Quiz – Difficulty Level Hard

Julius Caesar Quiz

This Julius Caesar Quiz will test all your knowledge about the leader who proved to be instrumental in transforming the Roman Republic into the Roman Empire. Think you know everything about the Great Ruler of Rome? Julius Caesar, a crucial politician and military leader for the History of Ancient Rome. Through his military conquests and …

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Infographic: How Diocletian tried to save the Roman Empire

infographic about diocletian

Introduction           Gaius Aurelius Valerius Diocletianus (244–311), known as Diocletian (284-305), was born in Dalmatia and began his military career as a simple soldier, later serving as commander of Numerianus’ personal bodyguards. After the short reign of Emperor Carus and the death of his son Carinus, Diocletian was proclaimed emperor by the Roman army. At …

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