Modern History Quizzes

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All Modern History Quizzes

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Taken Quiz
240,273
Name the countries that had at least 10,000 military deaths during WWII.
151,188
Can you name all the countries of the world that have ever been run as a single-party Marxist state?
64,357
The Axis powers controlled parts of 69 modern-day countries. How many can you name?
64,130
For each decade, name the 10 biggest American cities.
62,245
Name these people, places, battles, and words from World War 2.
58,709
Guess these countries that gained independence in 1990 or later.
51,402
Name the countries that had at least 1,000 military deaths during WWI.
36,746
Name these famous figures from WWII.
36,563
Name these cities that were important in WWII.
36,432
Name these places that played important roles in the Second World War.
36,111
Try to guess the countries that were part of the Soviet Union before it dissolved.
32,937
The first in a series of century-specific quizzes.
32,759
For example, what general was called The Desert Fox?
32,186
For each letter, name these people, places, and things from World War 2.
30,116
You probably don't know anything about WWI.
26,977
Name the top 25 male and female movie legends, as chosen by the AFI.
26,226
A difficult history quiz. Can you name these former national capitals?
25,267
Name all the countries of Europe that existed in 1946, after the end of the Second World War.
23,903
When we were slightly closer to nuclear annihilation.
23,062
Answer these questions about George W. Bush and his presidency.
19,732
Despite the rumors, he never claimed to be a jelly donut.
19,549
Name the most populous countries and empires in the year 1950.
19,047
Name the eight members of the Warsaw Pact - aka the Soviet Bloc.
18,166
Name the modern-day countries who possess territory that was occupied by Japanese troops during WWII.
17,758
Guess the first names of these prominent WWII personalities.
17,745
Art experts rescue priceless artworks stolen by the Nazis?
17,160
Can you answer these multiple choice questions about WWII?
16,986
Name the countries that were invaded by the Soviet Union with hostile intent.
16,317
Name the biggest modern-day urban areas that were controlled by the Axis powers.
15,990
Guess these short answers about WWII.
15,288
E = Supreme Allied commander?
14,964
I have a feeling he won't be the last Clinton President.
14,379
Can you answers these questions from the decade of a hundred years ago?
14,313
Which cities suffered the most civilian deaths due to bombing in WWII?
13,800
Try to answer these questions about the 1930's.
13,763
The Soviet Union had 7 dictators. Can you name them all?
13,665
In Soviet Russia, JetPunk takes your quiz!
13,553
Try to answer these questions about the 1940s.
13,063
Name these world leaders from era of WWI and WWII.
12,617
Name the countries of Europe that neither invaded other countries nor were themselves invaded during Word War II.
12,539
Can you answer these questions from the decade of 1900-1909?
12,478
Try to answer these questions about the 1920s.
12,447
Answer these questions about #41.
12,244
Guess these facts about Ronald Reagan and his presidency.
12,199
Name these facts about the attack and its aftermath.
11,934
Name these facts about human space exploration.
10,777
Guess all the historical events referenced in the lyrics.
10,568
His Presidency doesn't look so bad in hindsight.
10,236
Workers of the world, unite! Cast off your chains and take this quiz about the USSR!
9,727
Can you name these things that happened every year from 1900-1999?
9,712
Can you name these facts about the infamous dictator Adolf Hitler?
9,424
The only thing we have to fear is sharks.
9,212
Guess these short answers about the Cold War.
8,970
Want to lose a re-election? Tell the truth.
8,828
7,987
7,905
Can you answer these questions related to the 9/11 terror attacks and their aftermath?
7,322
Can you name these facts about the infamous dictator Joseph Stalin?
7,050
Can you guess the most-commonly used names for these "generations" of people in the United States and other western countries.
6,691
Name the countries that had the most residents die as a result of the 2004 Boxing Day tsunamis.
6,114
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.
5,818
Can you name the Roman provinces that existed in 117 AD, when Emperor Trajan brought the Roman Empire to its largest extent?
5,210
4,134
3,998
3,905
The Treaty of Versailles was signed 100 years ago today. Can you name the countries whose territory changed in the aftermath of WWI?
3,631
3,396
3,197
3,074
2,853
2,722
2,538
2,254
2,233
2,179
2,036
1,985
1,962
1,917
1,887
1,851
1,675
1,668
1,480
1,463
1,378
1,347
1,321
1,315
1,313
1,293
1,280
1,251
1,218
1,178
1,154
1,144
1,118
1,118
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