History Quest — British Empire

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The British Empire History Quest program includes over 650 multiple choice questions. It covers the history of Imperial Britain from the Glorious Revolution to the early 20th century. The quiz game is based on the British Empire Study Program, but it can be used with other curriculums.

The History Quest quiz game is now available (early access) from the Google Play Store

Recommended Reading — British Empire

Most of the questions for the British Empire quiz game are based on selected chapters from the intermediate British histories listed below. For details about reading assignments and suggestions for further study see the British Empire Study Program.

Study Aids and Sample Questions

The British Empire program is divided into eight historical eras. All study aids and review questions are associated with one of the divisions. Links to study aids and sample questions are provided below.

Glorious Revolution — William III to Jacobite Rising (1688 to 1745) Q/A
Foundation of Empire — Jenkin's Ear to Napoleonic Wars (1745 to 1815) Q/A
Height of Empire — Waterloo to Second Boer War (1815 to 1902) Q/A
Colonies and Canada — Roanoke Colony to SK Rebellion (1585 to 1885) Q/A
British India — Moghul Empire to British Raj (1526 to 1900) Q/A
British Africa — Cape Town Founded to End of 2nd Boer (1652 to 1900) Q/A
Australia — Voyage of Captain Cook to Dominion (1770 to 1900) Q/A
Science and Invention — Isaac Newton to 20th Century Wars Q/A

Each Q/A worksheet includes at least 20 questions (out of 70+ per unit). Players can use the History Quest App to help them answer questions and earn knowledge medals in each division. Once players have won medals in most categories they should be ready to tackle the combined question bank.