Modern History Quizzes

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251,041
Name the countries that had at least 10,000 military deaths during WWII.
166,244
Can you name all the countries of the world that have ever been run as a single-party Marxist state?
67,834
The Axis powers controlled parts of 69 modern-day countries. How many can you name?
66,268
For each decade, name the 10 biggest American cities.
64,250
Name these people, places, battles, and words from World War 2.
60,307
Guess these countries that gained independence in 1990 or later.
53,819
Name the countries that had at least 1,000 military deaths during WWI.
38,728
Name these cities that were important in WWII.
38,179
Try to guess the countries that were part of the Soviet Union before it dissolved.
37,882
Name these famous figures from WWII.
37,868
Name these places that played important roles in the Second World War.
33,778
The first in a series of century-specific quizzes.
33,758
For example, what general was called The Desert Fox?
33,688
For each letter, name these people, places, and things from World War 2.
30,916
You probably don't know anything about WWI.
27,979
Name all the countries of Europe that existed in 1946, after the end of the Second World War.
27,713
Name the top 25 male and female movie legends, as chosen by the AFI.
26,789
A difficult history quiz. Can you name these former national capitals?
24,578
When we were slightly closer to nuclear annihilation.
23,607
Answer these questions about George W. Bush and his presidency.
21,981
Guess these short answers about WWII.
21,382
Can you answer these multiple choice questions about WWII?
20,709
Name the most populous countries and empires in the year 1950.
20,384
Despite the rumors, he never claimed to be a jelly donut.
20,109
Name the modern-day countries who possess territory that was occupied by Japanese troops during WWII.
19,759
Name the eight members of the Warsaw Pact - aka the Soviet Bloc.
18,842
Guess the first names of these prominent WWII personalities.
18,101
Art experts rescue priceless artworks stolen by the Nazis?
17,784
Name the countries that were invaded by the Soviet Union with hostile intent.
17,161
E = Supreme Allied commander?
16,911
Name the biggest modern-day urban areas that were controlled by the Axis powers.
15,803
The Soviet Union had 7 dictators. Can you name them all?
15,648
Name these facts about human space exploration.
15,329
I have a feeling he won't be the last Clinton President.
15,106
Guess these facts about Ronald Reagan and his presidency.
14,958
Which cities suffered the most civilian deaths due to bombing in WWII?
14,810
Can you answers these questions from the decade of a hundred years ago?
14,614
Name the countries of Europe that neither invaded other countries nor were themselves invaded during Word War II.
14,231
Try to answer these questions about the 1930's.
14,075
In Soviet Russia, JetPunk takes your quiz!
14,072
Try to answer these questions about the 1940s.
13,840
Name these world leaders from era of WWI and WWII.
12,884
Try to answer these questions about the 1920s.
12,869
Can you answer these questions from the decade of 1900-1909?
12,788
Answer these questions about #41.
12,627
Name these facts about the attack and its aftermath.
11,440
Guess all the historical events referenced in the lyrics.
11,376
Guess these facts about Jimmy Carter and his presidency.
11,169
Workers of the world, unite! Cast off your chains and take this quiz about the USSR!
10,893
His Presidency doesn't look so bad in hindsight.
10,810
Can you name these things that happened every year from 1900-1999?
10,775
Can you name these facts about the infamous dictator Adolf Hitler?
10,636
The Treaty of Versailles was signed 100 years ago today. Can you name the countries whose territory changed in the aftermath of WWI?
9,726
The only thing we have to fear is sharks.
9,707
Guess these short answers about the Cold War.
9,554
9,234
Guess the modern-day countries that were once in the Italian Empire, in whole or in part.
8,195
8,045
Can you answer these questions related to the 9/11 terror attacks and their aftermath?
7,936
Can you name these facts about the infamous dictator Joseph Stalin?
7,156
Can you guess the most-commonly used names for these "generations" of people in the United States and other western countries.
7,030
Name the countries that had the most residents die as a result of the 2004 Boxing Day tsunamis.
6,727
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.
6,472
Can you name the Roman provinces that existed in 117 AD, when Emperor Trajan brought the Roman Empire to its largest extent?
5,615
4,305
4,207
4,091
Can you name the 25 most populous cities in the Soviet Union in 1989?
3,677
3,643
3,390
3,160
2,965
2,828
2,608
2,514
2,373
2,336
2,298
2,111
1,979
1,919
1,909
1,832
1,793
1,509
1,496
1,488
1,448
1,429
1,403
1,370
1,368
1,348
1,302
1,301
1,263
1,223
1,192
1,169
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