The Santísima Trinidad (pictured) bore the most guns of any ship of the line outfitted in the Age of Sail. How many guns were there? 140.

Navio Santisima Trinidad - launched in Havana in 1769 with 120 cannons (later and the largest ship afloat. The Holy Trinity was sunk by enemy action being towed back to Britain after surrender at the Battle of Trafalgar.

This is Haile Selassie, former emperor of Ethiopia. Who is he claimed to be a descendant of? King Solomon.

This is Haile Selassie, former emperor of Ethiopia. Who is he claimed to be a descendant of?

What was special about the construction of the Empire State Building? It was built quickly and under budget.

This vintage American History photo features a worker during construction of the Empire State Building. Photo by Lewis Hine,

In the late 19th century, the European imperial powers occupied most of the Africa, leaving only two fully independent states. One was Liberia. Which was the other one? Ethiopia.

1897 British Central Africa stamp issued by the United Kingdom//File:Stamp British Central Africa 1897

The Vandals were an East Germanic tribe who sacked the city of Rome in 455. Where did the Vandal army come from to attack Rome? North Africa.

The Vandals were an East Germanic tribe who sacked the city of Rome in Where did the Vandal army come from to attack Rome?

During the whole history, where were most of slaves from Africa taken to? Arabia.

The 13 amendment abolished slavery. This made everyone in America equal. It stopped people from being superior to another person. I chose this picture because the people are bound in chains just as slavery binds.

In which city did Charlemagne, King of the Franks, reside? Aachen (modern Germany).

In which city did Charlemagne, King of the Franks, reside?

Which of country leaders ended like that? Benito Mussolini.

April Benito Mussolini is executed. On this day in “Il Duce,” Benito Mussolini, and his mistress, Clara Petacci, are shot by Italian partisans who had captured the couple as they attempted to flee to Switzerland.

Where does this mask come from? Venice.

Masks have been a main feature of the Venetian since the century. As masks were also allowed on Ascension and before Christmas, people could spend a large proportion of the year in disguise.

The Nazi regime called itself the III Reich. Which was the first? The Holy Roman Empire.

Adolf Hitler declares war on the United States from the Kroll Opera House's stage, 1941

Plato founded school named Academy. What was the name of the school founded by Aristotle? Lyceum.

Plato founded school named Academy. What was the name of the school founded by Aristotle?

Which European country used to have its capital outside Europe? Portugal! On November 29,1807, Braganza royal family and its court of nearly 15,000 people escaped from Lisbon to Rio de Janeiro, shortly before Napoleonic forces invaded Lisbon. For thirteen years, Rio de Janeiro  functioned as the capital of the Kingdom of Portugal.

Which European country used to have its capital outside Europe?

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