Free History Quizzes

Free History Quiz

  1. > Prehistory

By 'prehistory' we mean the period of human history before the invention of writing systems. Since there are no written records our knowledge of prehistory has been developed by a wide variety of natural and social sciences, including archaeology, anthropology, paleontology, geology, molecular genetics, biology, and many more.


Each of the quizzes below includes 15 multiple-choice questions on a specific area of human prehistory. Just click on one to start the quiz.


If you get a question right, the next one will appear automatically, but if you get it wrong the correct answer will appear in a separate box so you can see where you went wrong. An overall score is given at the end of each quiz.


Choose from the categories below:



General prehistory : Quiz 1 - Quiz 2


Human evolution : Coming soon!