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Name the countries that had at least 10,000 military deaths during WWII.
243,129
Can you name all the countries of the world that have ever been run as a single-party Marxist state?
104,887
The Axis powers controlled parts of 69 modern-day countries. How many can you name?
94,736
Name the countries that had at least 1,000 military deaths during WWI.
89,885
For each decade, name the 10 biggest American cities.
80,677
Name these people, places, battles, and words from World War 2.
79,146
Guess these countries that gained independence in 1990 or later.
74,660
Try to guess the countries that were part of the Soviet Union before it dissolved.
66,831
Name all the countries of Europe that existed in 1946, after the end of the Second World War.
57,452
Based on a description, can you name these cities and towns that were important in WWII?
56,292
Name these places that played important roles in the Second World War.
55,075
Name these famous figures from WWII.
54,332
Can you answer these multiple choice questions about WWII?
50,254
Can you guess these notable people, places, and things from the 20th century?
48,571
Try to name all the countries of Europe just before World War I in 1914.
48,517
Name the countries of Europe that neither invaded other countries nor were themselves invaded during World War II.
47,065
For each letter, name these people, places, and things from World War 2.
44,683
For example, what general was called The Desert Fox?
40,863
You probably don't know anything about WWI.
38,598
Name the modern-day countries who possess territory that was occupied by Japanese troops during WWII.
37,981
A difficult history quiz. Can you name these former national capitals?
37,744
Name the most populous countries and empires in the year 1950.
37,685
When we were slightly closer to nuclear annihilation.
36,294
Name the eight members of the Warsaw Pact - aka the Soviet Bloc.
35,929
Can you name the modern-day countries that were directly controlled by Nazi Germany at its peak in 1942?
34,330
The Soviet Union had 7 dictators. Can you name them all?
33,366
Name the countries that were invaded by the Soviet Union with hostile intent.
31,142
Guess these short answers about WWII.
30,389
Name the top 25 male and female movie legends, as chosen by the AFI.
30,288
E = Supreme Allied commander?
26,706
Workers of the world, unite! Cast off your chains and take this quiz about the USSR!
26,666
Name the most populous modern-day urban areas that were one controlled by the Axis powers.
26,611
Try to guess whether each statement applies to the First World War or the Second World War.
25,780
Answer these questions about George W. Bush and his presidency.
24,491
Guess the first names of these prominent WWII personalities.
22,159
Can you name the 25 most populous cities in the Soviet Union in 1989?
22,079
For each selected category, enter any valid answer which fits.
21,950
Guess these short answers about the Cold War.
21,833
Can you answer these ancient history questions?
20,675
Can you name these facts about the infamous dictator Adolf Hitler?
20,443
Do you have what it takes to answer these questions about the 1950s?
20,299
Art experts rescue priceless artworks stolen by the Nazis?
20,287
Can you guess these facts about Bill Clinton and his presidency?
20,072
Guess these facts about the 9/11 terror attacks and their aftermath.
20,005
Name these world leaders from era of WWI and WWII.
19,393
Which cities suffered the most civilian deaths due to bombing in WWII?
18,999
The Treaty of Versailles was signed 100 years ago today. Can you name the countries whose territory changed in the aftermath of WWI?
18,710
Name these facts about human space exploration.
18,155
Can you name these things that happened every year from 1900-1999?
17,878
Can you answer these relatively easy questions about the Second World War?
17,658
Guess these facts about Ronald Reagan and his presidency.
17,405
In Soviet Russia, JetPunk takes your quiz!
16,906
Can you name these facts about the infamous dictator Joseph Stalin?
16,269
His Presidency doesn't look so bad in hindsight.
16,122
Guess the modern-day countries with territory that was once part of German Empire.
15,244
Answer these questions about #41.
15,094
The only thing we have to fear is sharks.
14,873
Can you guess whether these statements about World War II are true or false?
14,451
Among the countries that exist today, which had the highest percentage of their population die in WWII?
13,677
More ancient history questions!
13,539
For each letter in the alphabet, guess these answers related to the First World War.
13,488
Guess the modern-day countries that were once in the Italian Empire, in whole or in part.
13,387
Can you name the Roman provinces that existed in 117 AD, when Emperor Trajan brought the Roman Empire to its largest extent?
13,250
Guess these facts about Jimmy Carter and his presidency.
12,043
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.
11,931
For each position listed and time period, name the Cold War leader.
9,730
9,647
9,328
Name the countries that had the most residents die as a result of the 2004 Boxing Day tsunamis.
7,776
Can you guess the most-commonly used names for these "generations" of people in the United States and other western countries.
7,241
Can you name these facts about the Russian leader Vladimir Lenin?
7,074
6,355
6,224
Can you guess these facts about the the life and work of Albert Einstein?
5,604
5,479
Can you answer these questions about the infamous Italian dictator?
5,376
4,652
4,428
4,076
4,052
3,933
3,773
3,594
3,406
3,142
3,083
2,970
2,549
2,529
2,450
2,438
2,179
2,164
2,146
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