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357,025
Name the countries that had at least 10,000 military deaths during WWII.
220,023
Can you name all the countries of the world that have ever been run as a single-party Marxist state?
96,253
The Axis powers controlled parts of 69 modern-day countries. How many can you name?
84,996
For each decade, name the 10 biggest American cities.
79,684
Name the countries that had at least 1,000 military deaths during WWI.
77,643
Name these people, places, battles, and words from World War 2.
75,373
Guess these countries that gained independence in 1990 or later.
69,093
Try to guess the countries that were part of the Soviet Union before it dissolved.
59,014
Name all the countries of Europe that existed in 1946, after the end of the Second World War.
55,328
Based on a description, can you name these cities and towns that were important in WWII?
53,796
Name these places that played important roles in the Second World War.
53,068
Name these famous figures from WWII.
48,377
Can you guess these notable people, places, and things from the 20th century?
44,672
For each letter, name these people, places, and things from World War 2.
43,129
Name the countries of Europe that neither invaded other countries nor were themselves invaded during World War II.
42,655
For example, what general was called The Desert Fox?
41,254
Can you answer these multiple choice questions about WWII?
41,116
Try to name all the countries of Europe just before World War I in 1914.
38,600
You probably don't know anything about WWI.
36,342
When we were slightly closer to nuclear annihilation.
35,705
Name the most populous countries and empires in the year 1950.
34,595
Name the modern-day countries who possess territory that was occupied by Japanese troops during WWII.
34,471
Name the eight members of the Warsaw Pact - aka the Soviet Bloc.
32,371
The Soviet Union had 7 dictators. Can you name them all?
32,058
Name the countries that were invaded by the Soviet Union with hostile intent.
30,566
A difficult history quiz. Can you name these former national capitals?
29,814
Name the top 25 male and female movie legends, as chosen by the AFI.
29,723
Guess these short answers about WWII.
28,906
E = Supreme Allied commander?
27,890
Can you name the modern-day countries that were directly controlled by Nazi Germany at its peak in 1942?
25,313
Answer these questions about George W. Bush and his presidency.
25,030
Workers of the world, unite! Cast off your chains and take this quiz about the USSR!
23,522
Guess the first names of these prominent WWII personalities.
22,290
Try to guess whether each statement applies to the First World War or the Second World War.
21,174
Can you answer these ancient history questions?
20,701
Name the most populous modern-day urban areas that were one controlled by the Axis powers.
20,148
For each selected category, enter any valid answer which fits.
19,953
Do you have what it takes to answer these questions about the 1950s?
19,871
Art experts rescue priceless artworks stolen by the Nazis?
19,841
Can you guess these facts about Bill Clinton and his presidency?
19,555
Can you name the 25 most populous cities in the Soviet Union in 1989?
18,986
Name these world leaders from era of WWI and WWII.
18,932
Can you name these facts about the infamous dictator Adolf Hitler?
18,785
Which cities suffered the most civilian deaths due to bombing in WWII?
18,139
Name these facts about human space exploration.
17,213
The Treaty of Versailles was signed 100 years ago today. Can you name the countries whose territory changed in the aftermath of WWI?
17,177
Guess these facts about Ronald Reagan and his presidency.
16,861
Can you name these things that happened every year from 1900-1999?
16,783
In Soviet Russia, JetPunk takes your quiz!
16,159
Can you name these facts about the infamous dictator Joseph Stalin?
16,034
Can you answer these relatively easy questions about the Second World War?
15,923
His Presidency doesn't look so bad in hindsight.
14,777
Answer these questions about #41.
14,754
Guess the modern-day countries with territory that was once part of German Empire.
14,539
The only thing we have to fear is sharks.
13,968
Guess these short answers about the Cold War.
13,594
Among the countries that exist today, which had the highest percentage of their population die in WWII?
13,246
More ancient history questions!
13,102
Can you guess whether these statements about World War II are true or false?
12,821
Guess these facts about Jimmy Carter and his presidency.
12,678
Guess the modern-day countries that were once in the Italian Empire, in whole or in part.
12,357
For each letter in the alphabet, guess these answers related to the First World War.
11,849
Can you name the Roman provinces that existed in 117 AD, when Emperor Trajan brought the Roman Empire to its largest extent?
11,063
For each position listed and time period, name the Cold War leader.
10,957
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.
9,317
9,203
Can you answer these questions related to the 9/11 terror attacks and their aftermath?
8,863
Name the countries that had the most residents die as a result of the 2004 Boxing Day tsunamis.
8,836
7,629
Can you guess the most-commonly used names for these "generations" of people in the United States and other western countries.
6,421
Can you name these facts about the Russian leader Vladimir Lenin?
6,351
5,922
5,545
Can you guess these facts about the the life and work of Albert Einstein?
5,350
4,796
Can you answer these questions about the infamous Italian dictator?
4,669
4,233
4,165
3,995
3,777
3,765
3,548
3,439
2,962
2,919
2,813
2,402
2,393
2,356
2,329
2,107
2,095
2,023
1,960
1,819
1,812
1,768
1,739
1,645
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