Modern History Quizzes

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314,109
Name the countries that had at least 10,000 military deaths during WWII.
198,904
Can you name all the countries of the world that have ever been run as a single-party Marxist state?
84,183
The Axis powers controlled parts of 69 modern-day countries. How many can you name?
77,982
For each decade, name the 10 biggest American cities.
72,762
Name these people, places, battles, and words from World War 2.
69,632
Guess these countries that gained independence in 1990 or later.
68,683
Name the countries that had at least 1,000 military deaths during WWI.
51,915
Based on a description, can you name these cities and towns that were important in WWII?
50,277
Name these places that played important roles in the Second World War.
50,234
Try to guess the countries that were part of the Soviet Union before it dissolved.
49,434
Name these famous figures from WWII.
48,894
Name all the countries of Europe that existed in 1946, after the end of the Second World War.
45,094
Can you guess these notable people, places, and things from the 20th century?
40,842
For each letter, name these people, places, and things from World War 2.
39,259
For example, what general was called The Desert Fox?
35,782
You probably don't know anything about WWI.
34,455
Can you answer these multiple choice questions about WWII?
34,309
When we were slightly closer to nuclear annihilation.
33,058
Name the most populous countries and empires in the year 1950.
31,299
Try to name all the countries of Europe just before World War I in 1914.
30,076
Name the countries that were invaded by the Soviet Union with hostile intent.
29,647
The Soviet Union had 7 dictators. Can you name them all?
29,230
A difficult history quiz. Can you name these former national capitals?
29,130
Name the top 25 male and female movie legends, as chosen by the AFI.
28,807
Name the modern-day countries who possess territory that was occupied by Japanese troops during WWII.
27,685
Guess these short answers about WWII.
26,905
E = Supreme Allied commander?
25,835
Name the countries of Europe that neither invaded other countries nor were themselves invaded during Word War II.
24,635
Answer these questions about George W. Bush and his presidency.
23,886
Name the eight members of the Warsaw Pact - aka the Soviet Bloc.
22,099
Guess the first names of these prominent WWII personalities.
19,771
Can you answer these ancient history questions?
19,259
Can you guess these facts about Bill Clinton and his presidency?
19,152
Art experts rescue priceless artworks stolen by the Nazis?
18,796
Do you have what it takes to answer these questions about the 1950s?
18,314
Name the biggest modern-day urban areas that were controlled by the Axis powers.
17,738
Which cities suffered the most civilian deaths due to bombing in WWII?
17,260
Name these facts about human space exploration.
17,255
For each selected category, enter any valid answer which fits.
17,098
Name these world leaders from era of WWI and WWII.
16,408
Guess these facts about Ronald Reagan and his presidency.
16,338
Try to guess whether each statement applies to the First World War or the Second World War.
16,338
Can you name the modern-day countries that were directly controlled by Nazi Germany at its peak in 1942?
15,884
Can you name these facts about the infamous dictator Adolf Hitler?
15,811
In Soviet Russia, JetPunk takes your quiz!
15,449
His Presidency doesn't look so bad in hindsight.
15,306
Can you name the 25 most populous cities in the Soviet Union in 1989?
15,263
Workers of the world, unite! Cast off your chains and take this quiz about the USSR!
14,824
The Treaty of Versailles was signed 100 years ago today. Can you name the countries whose territory changed in the aftermath of WWI?
14,727
Can you name these things that happened every year from 1900-1999?
14,643
Can you name these facts about the infamous dictator Joseph Stalin?
14,046
Answer these questions about #41.
13,650
The only thing we have to fear is sharks.
12,345
More ancient history questions!
12,314
Guess these short answers about the Cold War.
12,282
Guess these facts about Jimmy Carter and his presidency.
11,950
Among the countries that exist today, which had the highest percentage of their population die in WWII?
11,518
Guess the modern-day countries that were once in the Italian Empire, in whole or in part.
10,667
For each letter in the alphabet, guess these answers related to the First World War.
9,732
Can you name the Roman provinces that existed in 117 AD, when Emperor Trajan brought the Roman Empire to its largest extent?
9,711
For each position listed and time period, name the Cold War leader.
9,399
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.
8,888
8,727
Can you answer these questions related to the 9/11 terror attacks and their aftermath?
8,121
Name the countries that had the most residents die as a result of the 2004 Boxing Day tsunamis.
7,497
7,433
Can you guess the most-commonly used names for these "generations" of people in the United States and other western countries.
5,524
5,278
4,963
4,458
Can you guess these facts about the the life and work of Albert Einstein?
3,952
3,876
3,567
3,567
3,515
3,449
3,261
2,909
2,669
2,636
2,416
2,200
2,182
2,170
2,095
2,034
1,772
1,719
1,685
1,655
1,644
1,589
1,588
1,520
1,495
1,445
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