Modern History Quizzes

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All Modern History Quizzes

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Taken Quiz
233,491
Name the countries that had at least 10,000 military deaths during WWII.
146,961
Can you name all the countries of the world that have ever been run as a single-party Marxist state?
62,882
For each decade, name the 10 biggest American cities.
60,127
The Axis powers controlled parts of 69 modern-day countries. How many can you name?
60,083
Name these people, places, battles, and words from World War 2.
57,011
Guess these countries that gained independence in 1990 or later.
50,189
Name the countries that had at least 1,000 military deaths during WWI.
35,951
Name these famous figures from WWII.
35,673
Name these cities that were important in WWII.
35,252
Name these places that played important roles in the Second World War.
35,142
Try to guess the countries that were part of the Soviet Union before it dissolved.
32,695
The first in a series of century-specific quizzes.
31,751
For example, what general was called The Desert Fox?
31,029
For each letter, name these people, places, and things from World War 2.
29,583
You probably don't know anything about WWI.
26,340
Name the top 25 male and female movie legends, as chosen by the AFI.
25,974
A difficult history quiz. Can you name these former national capitals?
24,552
Name all the countries of Europe that existed in 1946, after the end of the Second World War.
22,722
Answer these questions about George W. Bush and his presidency.
22,507
When we were slightly closer to nuclear annihilation.
19,471
Despite the rumors, he never claimed to be a jelly donut.
18,985
Name the most populous countries and empires in the year 1950.
18,717
Name the eight members of the Warsaw Pact - aka the Soviet Bloc.
17,369
Art experts rescue priceless artworks stolen by the Nazis?
17,247
Guess the first names of these prominent WWII personalities.
17,233
Name the modern-day countries who possess territory that was occupied by Japanese troops during WWII.
16,144
Name the countries that were invaded by the Soviet Union with hostile intent.
15,712
Name the biggest modern-day urban areas that were controlled by the Axis powers.
15,412
Guess these short answers about WWII.
14,930
E = Supreme Allied commander?
14,854
Can you answer these multiple choice questions about WWII?
14,768
I have a feeling he won't be the last Clinton President.
14,095
Can you answers these questions from the decade of a hundred years ago?
13,477
Try to answer these questions about the 1930's.
13,351
Which cities suffered the most civilian deaths due to bombing in WWII?
13,319
Try to answer these questions about the 1940s.
13,181
The Soviet Union had 7 dictators. Can you name them all?
13,160
In Soviet Russia, JetPunk takes your quiz!
12,633
Name these world leaders from era of WWI and WWII.
12,331
Can you answer these questions from the decade of 1900-1909?
12,303
Answer these questions about #41.
12,248
Try to answer these questions about the 1920s.
12,042
Guess these facts about Ronald Reagan and his presidency.
12,036
Name these facts about the attack and its aftermath.
11,597
Name these facts about human space exploration.
10,572
Guess all the historical events referenced in the lyrics.
10,400
His Presidency doesn't look so bad in hindsight.
9,886
Workers of the world, unite! Cast off your chains and take this quiz about the USSR!
9,301
The only thing we have to fear is sharks.
9,285
Can you name these facts about the infamous dictator Adolf Hitler?
9,151
Can you name these things that happened every year from 1900-1999?
9,004
Guess these short answers about the Cold War.
8,844
Want to lose a re-election? Tell the truth.
8,116
7,853
Can you answer these questions related to the 9/11 terror attacks and their aftermath?
7,805
6,987
Can you guess the most-commonly used names for these "generations" of people in the United States and other western countries.
6,979
Can you name these facts about the infamous dictator Joseph Stalin?
6,537
Name the countries that had the most residents die as a result of the 2004 Boxing Day tsunamis.
5,469
Can you name the Roman provinces that existed in 117 AD, when Emperor Trajan brought the Roman Empire to its largest extent?
4,802
3,981
3,800
3,595
3,154
Name the countries of Europe that neither invaded other countries nor where not themselves invaded during Word War II.
3,126
3,071
2,994
2,746
2,608
2,488
2,159
2,100
2,075
1,891
1,861
1,844
1,817
1,813
1,780
1,579
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.
1,563
1,558
1,455
1,438
1,338
1,311
1,269
1,255
1,248
1,236
1,233
1,206
1,175
1,125
1,104
1,097
1,084
1,073
1,052
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