The audio-glossary is a bit like a dictionary, but you can also listen to the word and its definition, to help you improve your pronunciation.
This is a quiz about the Ancien Régime, and other political systems in the 17th century. How much can you remember?
This is a quiz about the American Revolutionary War. How much do you know about the background to the revolution and the events of the war?
How much do you know about the causes and main events of the French Revolution? This quiz will test whether you know the difference between the Tennis Court Oath and the Flight to Varennes, and between a Girondin and a Jacobin.
Who was Napoleon, and why was he important? What were his most important battles, and how did he help to change Europe? If you know the answers to those questions, you’ll probably do well in this quiz!
What do you know about the Industrial Revolution? What made it possible, and how did it change society? And what were the agricultural and transport revolutions? This quiz will test how much you really know about the developments that took place.
This is a reading comprehension exercise about society during the Industrial Revolution. It contains three texts that illustrate the lives of the working class and middle class. The texts are primary sources, so they were written during the Industrial Revolution.
Do you know what 19th century liberals and nationalists believed in? How did they help to change Europe and Latin America? This quiz will test how much you really know about the revolutions and nationalist struggles of the 19th century.
How much do you remember about Spain in the 19th century, including the Spanish War of Independence? Do this quiz to find out.
How much do you remember about the events of World War One? Do this quiz to find out.
This quiz is about the life of Abraham Lincoln and the abolition of slavery. It includes a reading comprehension and a listening exercise using extracts from the Gettysburg Address.
This quiz will test how much you remember about the Treaty of Versailles, the Great Depression and the Nazis’ rise to power in Germany.
How much do you remember about the events of the early 20th century in Spain, including the build-up to the Civil War? Do this quiz to find out.
This quiz looks at the events of World War II.
How much can you remember about the Cold War? Do this quiz to find out.
This quiz looks at the Civil Rights Movement in the United States during the 1950s and 1960s. It includes a reading comprehension and a listening exercise.
This quiz is about Spain in the period from 1939 to the present day. It covers Franco’s dictatorship and the transition to democracy.
This quiz looks at the end of the Cold War, and more recent world conflicts.