thumbnail

Largest Empires in History: 21st to 40th

Guess each empire, with a few pieces of information to help.
Based on: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_largest_empires and primarily Wikipedia pages about each empire.
The dates, in some cases, may not be exact, since its not always entirely clear when an empire was founded or when it ended.
Sizes are based on each empire's greatest extent, and in some cases two or more empires have been combined as one due to their similarity.
Quiz by MaxStickies
Rate:
Last updated: November 1, 2020
You have not attempted this quiz yet.
First submittedApril 27, 2020
Times taken26
Average score35.0%
Report this quizReport
6:00
Enter answer here
0
 / 20 guessed
The quiz is paused. You have remaining.
Scoring
You scored / = %
This beats or equals % of test takers also scored 100%
The average score is
Your high score is
Your fastest time is
Keep scrolling down for answers and more stats ...
Duration
Size (sq mi)
Location
Empire
1415 to 1999
2,100,000
Worldwide
Portuguese Empire
4th century BC
2,010,000
Africa, Asia and Europe
Macedonian Empire
1299 to 1923
2,010,000
Africa, Asia and Europe
Ottoman Empire
27 BC to 476 AD
1,930,000
Africa, Asia and Europe
Roman Empire
323 BC to 184 BC
1,930,000
Asia
Maurya Empire
618 to 842
1,780,000
Asia
Tibetan Empire
916 to 1125
1,740,000
Asia
Liao dynasty
1370 to 1507
1,700,000
Asia
Timurid Empire
909 to 1171
1,580,000
Africa, Asia and Europe
Fatimid Caliphate
581 to 650
1,540,000
Asia
Eastern Turkic Khaganate
440s to 710
1,540,000
Asia
Hephthalite Empire
370 to 469
1,540,000
Eurasia
Hunnic Empire
1526 to 1540, 1555 to 1857
1,540,000
Asia
Mughal Empire
1037 to 1194
1,510,000
Asia
Seljuk Empire
312 BC to 63 BC
1,510,000
Asia
Seleucid Empire
1882 to 1960
1,466,000
Africa, Asia and Europe
Italian Colonial Empire
1256 to 1353
1,450,000
Asia
Ilkhanate
1077 to 1231
1,390,000
Asia
Khwarazmian Empire
1226 to 1347 (and breakaway khanates up until 1705)
1,350,000
Asia
Chagatai Khanate
3rd century to 543
1,350,000
Asia
Gupta Empire
No comments yet