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History is filled with interesting facts, characters, and events. Test your knowledge in this category on topics from pre-history through to today.

Fascinating facts and tantalizing tidbits of history from all over the world await, highlighting individuals, nations, conflicts. Quizzes on Royal Families and Dynasties are located in the People category.   

There are 5,698 quizzes and 56,980 trivia questions in this category.
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It Happened During The 1970s ( 1970s History )

This is an easy quiz about events that occurred during the decade of the 1970s. by Uga76
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After World War II ( USA in the 20th.Century )

This is about events that happened after WWII. Good luck! by dizzyfingers15
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Obsolete, Obscure, or Outdated ( Nostalgia )

This is a photo quiz featuring some technology from days past. While you may know some of these things, or maybe all of them, do not feel ba ... by dcpddc478
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A Site for Sore Eyes ( Mixed Bag )

Liz Lovelly got a new diary for her birthday, and has been enjoying penning daily entries about her favorite school subject - history. I'm ... by beergirllaura

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Victorian Adverts Commercials
Feb 14 - Victorian Adverts (Commercials) ( Social History )

Skimming the advertisements in an 1876 British Directory, I came across a number of items that you might not be familiar with. Or are you? by davejacobs
Battle of the Scheldt Clearing Walcheren and Beve
Feb 14 - Battle of the Scheldt (Clearing Walcheren and Beve ( European War )

This quiz is about the clearing of the Scheldt Estuary in late 1944 and allowing the use of the Deep Water Port of Antwerp for the supply of ... by JJMcGiver
The 1970s So What Did NOT Happen
Feb 13 - The 1970s: So What Did NOT Happen? ( USA in the 20th.Century )

In each question, I list four events. Pick the one that did NOT occur in the year specified. Included are events in U.S. politics, diplomacy ... by gracious1
The Battle for Tarawa 1943
Feb 12 - The Battle for Tarawa 1943 ( Pacific War )

As part of my continued education into the War in the Pacific, this is my quiz about the Marine invasion of Betio (Tarawa). Like all my qui ... by JJMcGiver
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trivia quiz  What Happened in ...? (1940s edition) cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, john_sunseri, Jan 05 10

The turbulent decade of the 1940's, year by year. Good luck!
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john_sunseri
Jan 05 10
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trivia quiz  Colombia: The Good With The Bad cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, stuthehistoryguy, May 30 11

A quiz on the ups and downs of Colombian history and culture.
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stuthehistoryguy gold member
May 30 11
3156 plays
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trivia quiz  What Happened in ...? (1970s edition) cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, john_sunseri, Jan 26 10

Put on your polyester, slip some disco on the turntable and get ready for the 1970's!
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john_sunseri
Jan 26 10
7656 plays
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trivia quiz  Advanced Placement U.S. History cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Jack212, Dec 18 06

When some of us went to high school everyone took the same level of courses. Now high schools have Advanced Placement courses which can give students college credit if they do well. Here is your first Advanced Placement quiz!
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Jack212
Dec 18 06
18357 plays
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trivia quiz  Ninth grade U.S. History: Part 2 cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Jack212, Dec 22 06

Here are some more questions that a typical ninth grade student might see in United States History class. Let's see how much you remember from those days!
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Jack212
Dec 22 06
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photo quiz  I am Trying to Remember Just What That Is cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Aug 25 14

Here are ten things that you may or may not recognize. Take a look at the photos and they may help you figure out what the object was used for. Have fun as you take this trip down memory lane.
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dcpddc478 gold member
Aug 25 14
4116 plays
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trivia quiz  Key Battles of World War II cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Avalice, May 01 11

The bloodiest war in history certainly had its pivotal battles that would have a huge impact on its outcome. Most of the battles are fairly well known so it shouldn't be too hard.
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Avalice
May 01 11
7029 plays
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trivia quiz  The Best Quiz in the World... cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Snowman, Dec 12 13

...and other outrageous lies. Here are ten of history's greatest porkers.
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Snowman gold member
Dec 12 13
3510 plays
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trivia quiz  It Happened During The 1970s cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Uga76, Mar 17 06

This is an easy quiz about events that occurred during the decade of the 1970s.
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Uga76
Mar 17 06
12495 plays
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photo quiz  The Lazy Days of Summer cool 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, reedy, May 18 14

If there is one thing that hasn't changed over the years, it is the lure of the outdoors on a beautiful summer day. Do you remember filling your hours with any of these pastimes?
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reedy gold member
May 18 14
3318 plays
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