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256,371
Name the countries that had at least 10,000 military deaths during WWII.
170,344
Can you name all the countries of the world that have ever been run as a single-party Marxist state?
69,761
The Axis powers controlled parts of 69 modern-day countries. How many can you name?
67,917
For each decade, name the 10 biggest American cities.
65,826
Name these people, places, battles, and words from World War 2.
61,349
Guess these countries that gained independence in 1990 or later.
55,213
Name the countries that had at least 1,000 military deaths during WWI.
39,521
Try to guess the countries that were part of the Soviet Union before it dissolved.
39,366
Name these cities that were important in WWII.
38,643
Name these places that played important roles in the Second World War.
38,437
Name these famous figures from WWII.
34,984
For each letter, name these people, places, and things from World War 2.
34,372
Can you name these notable people, places, and things from the 20th century?
34,296
For example, what general was called The Desert Fox?
31,664
You probably don't know anything about WWI.
29,343
Name all the countries of Europe that existed in 1946, after the end of the Second World War.
27,870
Name the top 25 male and female movie legends, as chosen by the AFI.
27,148
A difficult history quiz. Can you name these former national capitals?
25,095
When we were slightly closer to nuclear annihilation.
23,728
Answer these questions about George W. Bush and his presidency.
23,371
Guess these short answers about WWII.
22,733
Can you answer these multiple choice questions about WWII?
21,287
Name the modern-day countries who possess territory that was occupied by Japanese troops during WWII.
21,259
Name the most populous countries and empires in the year 1950.
20,238
Name the eight members of the Warsaw Pact - aka the Soviet Bloc.
20,124
Guess the first names of these prominent WWII personalities.
18,253
Art experts rescue priceless artworks stolen by the Nazis?
18,140
Name the countries that were invaded by the Soviet Union with hostile intent.
17,919
E = Supreme Allied commander?
17,127
Name the biggest modern-day urban areas that were controlled by the Axis powers.
16,381
The Soviet Union had 7 dictators. Can you name them all?
15,877
Name the countries of Europe that neither invaded other countries nor were themselves invaded during Word War II.
15,855
Name these facts about human space exploration.
15,506
Can you guess these facts about Bill Clinton and his presidency?
15,281
Guess these facts about Ronald Reagan and his presidency.
15,251
Which cities suffered the most civilian deaths due to bombing in WWII?
15,040
Can you answers these questions from the decade of a hundred years ago?
14,442
Try to answer these questions about the 1930's.
14,365
Try to answer these questions about the 1940s.
14,270
Name these world leaders from era of WWI and WWII.
14,266
In Soviet Russia, JetPunk takes your quiz!
13,136
Try to answer these questions about the 1920s.
13,050
Can you answer these questions from the decade of 1900-1909?
13,007
Answer these questions about #41.
12,942
Name these facts about the attack and its aftermath.
11,765
Workers of the world, unite! Cast off your chains and take this quiz about the USSR!
11,605
Can you name these facts about the infamous dictator Adolf Hitler?
11,516
Guess these facts about Jimmy Carter and his presidency.
11,330
Can you name these things that happened every year from 1900-1999?
11,272
The Treaty of Versailles was signed 100 years ago today. Can you name the countries whose territory changed in the aftermath of WWI?
11,031
His Presidency doesn't look so bad in hindsight.
10,212
For each selected category, enter any valid answer which fits.
10,088
Guess these short answers about the Cold War.
9,911
9,902
The only thing we have to fear is sharks.
9,558
Guess the modern-day countries that were once in the Italian Empire, in whole or in part.
9,455
Can you name the 25 most populous cities in the Soviet Union in 1989?
8,354
Can you name these facts about the infamous dictator Joseph Stalin?
8,313
8,130
Can you answer these questions related to the 9/11 terror attacks and their aftermath?
7,207
Name the countries that had the most residents die as a result of the 2004 Boxing Day tsunamis.
7,194
Can you guess the most-commonly used names for these "generations" of people in the United States and other western countries.
7,142
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.
6,942
Can you name the Roman provinces that existed in 117 AD, when Emperor Trajan brought the Roman Empire to its largest extent?
5,865
4,449
4,327
3,941
3,702
3,479
3,214
3,045
2,899
2,673
2,672
For each letter in the alphabet, guess these answers related to the First World War.
2,664
2,559
2,419
2,390
2,207
2,003
1,958
1,922
1,894
1,890
1,578
1,534
1,511
1,482
1,468
1,464
1,413
1,392
1,363
1,359
1,349
1,278
1,268
1,210
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