Want to see correct answers?
Login or join for free!
  World History Worksheets
Looking for World History worksheets?
Check out our pre-made World History worksheets!
Share/Like This Page
Filter By Grade

Second Grade (Grade 2) World History Questions

You can create printable tests and worksheets from these Grade 2 World History questions! Select one or more questions using the checkboxes above each question. Then click the add selected questions to a test button before moving to another page.

Previous Page 1 of 3 Next
Grade 2 Exploration
What ocean did Christopher Columbus sail across more than 500 years ago?
  1. Pacific Ocean
  2. Atlantic Ocean
  3. Indian Ocean
Grade 2 Exploration
Who explored China with his father and uncle in 1271?
  1. Marco Polo
  2. Christopher Columbus
  3. Cabeza de Vaca
Grade 2 Exploration
What country was discovered by Christopher Columbus?
  1. Spain
  2. Italy
  3. America
  4. England
Grade 2 Exploration
Where was Christopher Columbus born?
  1. Spain
  2. England
  3. Italy
  4. United States of America
Grade 2 Exploration
Christopher Columbus and his crew crossed the Pacific Ocean.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 2 China
The 5 Inventions in Ancient China are...
  1. fireworks, silk, bronze, kites, watch
  2. bronze, fireworks, cotton, silk, kites
  3. computers, bronze, fireworks, kites, silk
  4. fireworks, silk, bronze, kites, compass
  5. franks, soda, cotton candy, bologna, kites
Grade 2 Exploration
Christopher Columbus did not find what he expected to find when he reached land.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 2 Exploration
Who is the explorer that proved the world is round?
  1. Christopher Columbus
  2. Amerigo Vespucci
  3. Ferdinand Magellan
Grade 2 Dynastic China
What is the largest man made structure on Earth?
  1. Great Wall of China
  2. Great Wall of Japan
  3. Great Wall of California
  4. Great Wall of Hong King
Grade 2 Exploration
What are the names of the ships that set sail with Christopher Columbus in 1492?                           Nina, Pinta, Santa Maria                           
Grade 2 Egypt
Who was the first female pharaoh?
  1. Cleopatra
  2. Nefertiti
  3. Hatsheput
Grade 2 Roman Empire
The last king of Rome was called
  1. Romulus
  2. Tarquin the Proud
  3. Julius Caesar
Grade 2 China
China has a variety of what color plants?
  1. brown
  2. blue
  3. green
  4. yellow
Grade 2 Egypt
Mummies were buried with their belongings.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 2 Exploration
America was given its name in honor of Amerigo Vespucci.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 2 Roman Empire
What did Romans call the land that is now France?
  1. Hispania
  2. Gallia
  3. Dacia
Grade 2 Roman Empire
What animal cared for the babies Romulus and Remus?
  1. a goat
  2. a badger
  3. a wolf
Grade 2 Exploration
Christopher Columbus was the first one to STEP on North America
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 2 Egypt
What river flows through Egypt?
  1. Yellow River
  2. Vermillion River
  3. Gobi River
  4. Nile River
Grade 2 Egypt
Egyptians still write in Hieroglyphics.
  1. True
  2. False
Previous Page 1 of 3 Next
You need to have at least 5 reputation to vote a question down. Learn How To Earn Badges.