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326,216
Name the countries that had at least 10,000 military deaths during WWII.
205,295
Can you name all the countries of the world that have ever been run as a single-party Marxist state?
87,564
The Axis powers controlled parts of 69 modern-day countries. How many can you name?
80,318
For each decade, name the 10 biggest American cities.
74,560
Name these people, places, battles, and words from World War 2.
71,477
Name the countries that had at least 1,000 military deaths during WWI.
71,223
Guess these countries that gained independence in 1990 or later.
52,883
Based on a description, can you name these cities and towns that were important in WWII?
52,549
Try to guess the countries that were part of the Soviet Union before it dissolved.
51,630
Name all the countries of Europe that existed in 1946, after the end of the Second World War.
51,122
Name these places that played important roles in the Second World War.
50,431
Name these famous figures from WWII.
46,135
Can you guess these notable people, places, and things from the 20th century?
41,833
For each letter, name these people, places, and things from World War 2.
40,468
For example, what general was called The Desert Fox?
36,650
You probably don't know anything about WWI.
36,264
Can you answer these multiple choice questions about WWII?
34,950
When we were slightly closer to nuclear annihilation.
34,127
Try to name all the countries of Europe just before World War I in 1914.
33,854
Name the most populous countries and empires in the year 1950.
30,655
Name the countries that were invaded by the Soviet Union with hostile intent.
30,418
Name the modern-day countries who possess territory that was occupied by Japanese troops during WWII.
30,401
The Soviet Union had 7 dictators. Can you name them all?
29,672
A difficult history quiz. Can you name these former national capitals?
29,371
Name the top 25 male and female movie legends, as chosen by the AFI.
28,345
Guess these short answers about WWII.
27,782
Name the countries of Europe that neither invaded other countries nor were themselves invaded during Word War II.
27,545
E = Supreme Allied commander?
24,839
Answer these questions about George W. Bush and his presidency.
24,507
Name the eight members of the Warsaw Pact - aka the Soviet Bloc.
22,578
Guess the first names of these prominent WWII personalities.
20,424
Can you answer these ancient history questions?
20,343
Can you name the modern-day countries that were directly controlled by Nazi Germany at its peak in 1942?
19,417
Can you guess these facts about Bill Clinton and his presidency?
19,390
Art experts rescue priceless artworks stolen by the Nazis?
19,359
Do you have what it takes to answer these questions about the 1950s?
18,564
Name the biggest modern-day urban areas that were controlled by the Axis powers.
18,206
For each selected category, enter any valid answer which fits.
18,049
Which cities suffered the most civilian deaths due to bombing in WWII?
17,921
Name these world leaders from era of WWI and WWII.
17,799
Try to guess whether each statement applies to the First World War or the Second World War.
17,525
Name these facts about human space exploration.
16,718
Can you name these facts about the infamous dictator Adolf Hitler?
16,641
Guess these facts about Ronald Reagan and his presidency.
16,635
Can you name the 25 most populous cities in the Soviet Union in 1989?
16,081
In Soviet Russia, JetPunk takes your quiz!
16,053
Workers of the world, unite! Cast off your chains and take this quiz about the USSR!
15,578
His Presidency doesn't look so bad in hindsight.
15,504
The Treaty of Versailles was signed 100 years ago today. Can you name the countries whose territory changed in the aftermath of WWI?
15,414
Can you name these things that happened every year from 1900-1999?
15,011
Can you name these facts about the infamous dictator Joseph Stalin?
14,254
Answer these questions about #41.
13,921
The only thing we have to fear is sharks.
13,893
Can you answer these relatively easy questions about the Second World War?
12,790
Guess these short answers about the Cold War.
12,773
More ancient history questions!
12,490
Among the countries that exist today, which had the highest percentage of their population die in WWII?
12,439
Guess these facts about Jimmy Carter and his presidency.
11,856
Guess the modern-day countries that were once in the Italian Empire, in whole or in part.
11,168
For each letter in the alphabet, guess these answers related to the First World War.
10,351
Can you name the Roman provinces that existed in 117 AD, when Emperor Trajan brought the Roman Empire to its largest extent?
10,258
For each position listed and time period, name the Cold War leader.
9,862
D-Day was seventy-five years ago today. Guess the codenames of the five sectors that were stormed by Allied troops on June 6, 1944.
8,994
8,879
Can you answer these questions related to the 9/11 terror attacks and their aftermath?
8,322
Name the countries that had the most residents die as a result of the 2004 Boxing Day tsunamis.
7,830
7,494
Can you guess the most-commonly used names for these "generations" of people in the United States and other western countries.
5,752
5,513
5,084
4,980
Can you guess these facts about the the life and work of Albert Einstein?
4,036
3,907
3,848
3,707
3,594
3,534
3,352
2,953
2,768
2,744
2,538
2,247
2,235
2,223
2,161
2,057
1,848
1,787
1,723
1,699
1,677
1,639
1,606
1,546
1,534
1,494
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