Statistics for 1870s Decade Quiz

Click here to take the quiz!

General Stats

  • This quiz has been taken 16,480 times
  • The average score is 13 of 20

Answer Stats

Question Answer % Correct
Who invented the practical light bulb?Thomas Edison
97%
What was patented by Levi Strauss?Blue Jeans
88%
Who patented the telephone?Alexander Graham Bell
88%
What became the world's first national park?Yellowstone
83%
What sound-playing device was invented by the same person?Phonograph
80%
Who wrote "Anna Karenina"?Leo Tolstoy
75%
How long did it take Phileas Fogg to travel around the world?80 Days
74%
What concert hall, named after Queen Victoria's husband, opened in London?Royal Albert Hall
71%
What kingdom, led by Otto von Bismarck, united Germany under its leadership?Prussia
69%
What art movement was exemplified by Claude Monet?Impressionism
69%
What city had a massive fire that was blamed on an Irish cow?Chicago
63%
What native kingdom did Britain fight a war against in modern-day South Africa?Zulu Kingdom
57%
Who was W.S. Gilbert's songwriting partner?Arthur Sullivan
55%
Who did H.M. Stanley presumably find in the Africa wilderness?Dr. David Livingstone
54%
What was Susan B. Anthony arrested for doing in 1872?Voting
53%
Who was the most famous Native American warrior at the Battle of the Little Bighorn?Crazy Horse or
Sitting Bull
52%
What Jewish-born Prime Minister led the United Kingdom?Benjamin Disraeli
50%
What city was briefly ruled by a socialist "commune" of the people?Paris
38%
What period of history in the American South came to an end?Reconstruction
35%
What Kansas boom town was the ending point for cattle drives?Dodge City
27%

Score Distribution

Percentile by Number Answered

Percent of People with Each Score

Your Score History

You have not taken this quiz