Who was Genghis Khan? - Facts, Quotes & Biography


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What was Genghis Khan's name at birth?

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1. Genghis Khan was born in what modern-day country?

2. What does the name Genghis Khan mean in English?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet looks at biographical information about Genghis Khan. You'll be tested on your knowledge of Khan's background and impact.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz/worksheet contains questions on Genghis Khan, including:

  • His birth name and where he was born
  • What 'Genghis Khan' translates to in English
  • Reforms instigated by the ruler
  • The biggest contiguous land empire in history

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Genghis Khan's birth name and place
  • Reading comprehension - ensure you've drawn key information from the lesson on where Genghis Khan ruled as well as his impact as a leader
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify what 'Genghis Khan' means in English

Additional Learning

To learn more about this historical figure, you can check out the corresponding lesson called Who was Genghis Khan? - Facts, Quotes & Biography. This lesson is composed of the following objectives:

  • Familiarize yourself with the ethnic group of the Mongols
  • Know the city that Zhongdu is today
  • Learn about the Khwarezm empire
  • Explore key quotes of Genghis Khan