Modern History Quizzes

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295,092
Name the countries that had at least 10,000 military deaths during WWII.
187,451
Can you name all the countries of the world that have ever been run as a single-party Marxist state?
78,398
The Axis powers controlled parts of 69 modern-day countries. How many can you name?
74,471
For each decade, name the 10 biggest American cities.
70,269
Name these people, places, battles, and words from World War 2.
66,161
Guess these countries that gained independence in 1990 or later.
64,022
Name the countries that had at least 1,000 military deaths during WWI.
48,464
Name these places that played important roles in the Second World War.
47,908
Name these famous figures from WWII.
46,074
Try to guess the countries that were part of the Soviet Union before it dissolved.
42,150
Name these cities that were important in WWII.
39,236
For each letter, name these people, places, and things from World War 2.
38,050
For example, what general was called The Desert Fox?
36,945
Can you name these notable people, places, and things from the 20th century?
36,578
Name all the countries of Europe that existed in 1946, after the end of the Second World War.
34,424
You probably don't know anything about WWI.
33,319
When we were slightly closer to nuclear annihilation.
31,660
Name the most populous countries and empires in the year 1950.
31,023
Can you answer these multiple choice questions about WWII?
28,689
Name the top 25 male and female movie legends, as chosen by the AFI.
28,460
A difficult history quiz. Can you name these former national capitals?
28,270
The Soviet Union had 7 dictators. Can you name them all?
27,400
Try to name all the countries of Europe just before World War I in 1914.
26,452
Guess these short answers about WWII.
25,977
Name the modern-day countries who possess territory that was occupied by Japanese troops during WWII.
25,770
E = Supreme Allied commander?
24,358
Answer these questions about George W. Bush and his presidency.
22,829
Name the eight members of the Warsaw Pact - aka the Soviet Bloc.
22,249
Name the countries of Europe that neither invaded other countries nor were themselves invaded during Word War II.
21,355
Guess the first names of these prominent WWII personalities.
19,585
Name the countries that were invaded by the Soviet Union with hostile intent.
19,004
Can you guess these facts about Bill Clinton and his presidency?
18,833
Art experts rescue priceless artworks stolen by the Nazis?
18,819
Can you answer these ancient history questions?
17,843
Name the biggest modern-day urban areas that were controlled by the Axis powers.
17,813
Do you have what it takes to answer these questions about the 1950s?
17,202
Which cities suffered the most civilian deaths due to bombing in WWII?
16,719
Name these facts about human space exploration.
16,099
Name these world leaders from era of WWI and WWII.
16,024
Guess these facts about Ronald Reagan and his presidency.
15,332
In Soviet Russia, JetPunk takes your quiz!
15,253
His Presidency doesn't look so bad in hindsight.
15,186
For each selected category, enter any valid answer which fits.
14,595
Can you name these facts about the infamous dictator Adolf Hitler?
13,979
Can you name these facts about the infamous dictator Joseph Stalin?
13,900
Workers of the world, unite! Cast off your chains and take this quiz about the USSR!
13,686
Answer these questions about #41.
13,654
The Treaty of Versailles was signed 100 years ago today. Can you name the countries whose territory changed in the aftermath of WWI?
13,507
Can you name these things that happened every year from 1900-1999?
13,278
The only thing we have to fear is sharks.
12,918
Can you name the 25 most populous cities in the Soviet Union in 1989?
12,043
Guess these facts about Jimmy Carter and his presidency.
11,612
More ancient history questions!
11,550
Guess these short answers about the Cold War.
10,831
Guess the modern-day countries that were once in the Italian Empire, in whole or in part.
9,844
For each letter in the alphabet, guess these answers related to the First World War.
8,779
Can you name the Roman provinces that existed in 117 AD, when Emperor Trajan brought the Roman Empire to its largest extent?
8,696
8,619
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.
8,468
Can you answer these questions related to the 9/11 terror attacks and their aftermath?
7,764
Name the countries that had the most residents die as a result of the 2004 Boxing Day tsunamis.
7,347
Can you guess the most-commonly used names for these "generations" of people in the United States and other western countries.
6,991
5,116
4,912
4,766
3,824
3,797
For each position listed and time period, name the Cold War leader.
3,788
3,406
3,307
3,269
3,225
3,154
2,812
2,611
Try to guess whether each statement applies to the First World War or the Second World War.
2,566
2,507
2,247
2,113
2,111
2,082
1,997
1,938
1,654
1,620
1,578
1,577
1,572
1,565
1,536
1,526
1,479
1,433
1,418
1,368
1,325
1,316
1,302
1,218
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