History Quizzes - Page 2

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You'll have to be a history geek or devout Catholic to get more than a couple.
42,953
Name the First Ladies of the United States.
42,948
We give you the date. You tell us what happened.
42,530
It seems like just yesterday.
42,462
For example, the stuff that goes inside thermometers.
42,214
Guessing planets isn't going to help for this one.
42,199
For each president, name the state where they started their political career.
42,191
For each letter, name these people, places, and things from World War 2.
41,680
Such as the painter of Sistine Chapel.
41,582
Name these famous people who died before the age of 45.
41,578
Name all of the present-day countries whose territory Alexander the Great controlled at least 20% of.
41,302
Such as the temple on the acropolis of Athens.
41,288
Name the countries that these people helped to establish.
41,288
Name of 18 French kings?
41,273
Can you name the biggest cities in England for these years in history?
41,230
You might not remember them all, but you've probably at least heard them.
40,773
Question #1: What was the name of King Louis XIV's palace?
40,756
For example, what general was called The Desert Fox?
40,713
Can you name the countries that are home to these political movements, past and present?
40,015
Based on the date and the invader, guess the country that was invaded.
39,790
For example, what is the oldest English university?
39,765
Answer these questions about movies and actors. One per year since 1990.
39,568
Country that declared independence in 1776?
39,509
We give you the date. You tell us what happened.
39,356
First female PM of the UK?
38,932
A year of trivial obsessions for the most part.
38,866
Such as a conflict once known as "The Great War".
38,403
These people are known by a title, such as General or Duke. Guess the title.
37,732
Can you name these famous battles from history?
37,696
History + Analogies = Nerd Candy.
37,639
Name the countries ruled by these dictators such as Pol Pot, Joseph Stalin, and Julius Caesar.
37,512
You probably don't know these thirty important historical people.
37,473
Question #1: Which English king was "mad"?
37,097
Columbus's three ships, for example.
36,939
Try to guess the most populous cities in Europe in the year 1700.
36,819
Victorious admiral at Trafalgar?
36,791
You probably don't know anything about WWI.
36,635
Name the cities that were the most populous on Earth at any time from 1000 B.C. - 2000 A.D.
36,532
Can you answer these multiple choice questions about WWII?
36,530
Turkish empire that conquered Constantinople?
36,381
Question #1: Who painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel?
36,281
Such as the civilization that built Machu Picchu.
36,216
Guess the first names of these famous artists.
36,096
Try to name the candidates who got at least 10% of the vote, but still lost.
35,992
Name the countries that suffered at least 300 deaths in the Second Indochina War from 1955-1975.
35,604
Name these famous historical empires.
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I heard they had a lot of toga parties back then.
35,055
When we were slightly closer to nuclear annihilation.
35,051
For each year, name the 10 most populous countries and empires.
34,873
Based on the time, place and cause, name the famous person who died.
34,578
Can you guess these facts about the history of Ancient Greece?
34,541
Try to name all the countries of Europe just before World War I in 1914.
34,521
Name these facts about current events and trends from the year 2011.
34,325
How many Roman emperors can you name?
33,954
Name the most populous countries and empires in the year 1950.
33,711
Name the modern-day countries in whose territory the popes were born.
33,678
Name the biggest American cities in the year 1900.
33,675
The last letter of each answer is the the first letter of the next.
33,638
Russia's first democratically-elected leader?
33,570
Based on the definitions, guess these words from Roman History.
33,514
Norse raiders who terrorized Europe?
33,387
Guess the first names of these famous political figures.
33,386
Name the modern-day countries with the most territory that was part of the Spanish Empire.
33,344
Such as an Elizabethan playwright sometimes called "The Bard".
33,317
Question #1: To what country were 165,000 British convicts "transported"?
33,213
Civil rights activist who had a dream?
33,184
Name the people credited with these inventions.
33,011
Translate these ancient Greek words into English.
32,969
Name any U.S. President that belongs in each selected category.
32,753
Z = animated corpse?
32,430
Name the modern-day countries whose current territory reached a population of 5 million people the earliest.
32,424
You have to be really smart to do well on this one.
32,349
Guess the members of these historical groups.
31,916
This one's pretty tough!
31,815
These people are known by a title, such as Duke or Sergeant. Guess the title.
31,785
Try to unscramble the last names of these U.S. Presidents. The answers change every time!
31,693
Name the occupation shared by each group of three people.
31,353
Can you name the modern-day countries with the most territory that was part of the Roman Empire?
31,166
Name these facts about current events and trends from the year 2013.
31,064
Guess these people, places, and things that came first.
31,002
Try to name the 68 sovereign countries of the world that existed in the aftermath of World War II.
30,826
Prove you're a history nerd by getting them all.
30,776
Name the countries that were invaded by the Soviet Union with hostile intent.
30,706
Four U.S. Presidents have been assassinated. Can you name them?
30,628
Name the modern-day countries who possess territory that was occupied by Japanese troops during WWII.
30,616
Question #1: What fleet of warships did Spain launch against England in 1588?
30,550
The Soviet Union had 7 dictators. Can you name them all?
30,485
Do you have what it takes to answer these questions about the 1980s?
30,477
Name the biggest modern-day cities that are located within the former territory of the Roman Empire.
30,459
Can you name the modern-day countries with the most territory that was part of the Mongolian Empire?
30,375
Can you name the countries of Asia that existed in the year 1900?
30,161
Name these objects that are named for their inventors.
30,111
Name the countries of the world that existed in the year 1938.
29,958
Without the revolution, we might have ended up like Canada!
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The last letter of each answer is the the first letter of the next.
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Name these infamous criminals.
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A difficult history quiz. Can you name these former national capitals?
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Question #1: What empire, based in Cusco, once controlled much of the Andes?
29,392
Name the top 25 male and female movie legends, as chosen by the AFI.
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Very large dog breed, for example.
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