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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 5,606 quizzes and 56,060 trivia questions in this category.
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folder African (65 quizzes, 3 new)
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folder European (743, 4 new)
folder Latin America (75, 1 new)
folder Oceania (88)
folder U.S. History (1062, 1 new)
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Ancient Rome ( Roman History )

For anyone who enjoys history and learning about other eras, enjoy! by luv2run812
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The Most Interesting Women in the World ( Women's History )

Not only men make history, meet some of the women that have made headlines in their days in one way or another. by James25
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My Date With Disaster ( Disasters )

Let's go back in time to some historical dates that, quite frankly, we should probably avoid. by merylfederman
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Obsolete, Obscure, or Outdated ( Nostalgia )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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Scrapped Metal
16 hours ago - Scrapped Metal ( War History )

Armored fighting vehicles entered combat in World War I. Though seemingly invincible, there was often a lot of "scrapped metal" left in the ... by CmdrK
Whos Who  Colonizing Around Casablanca
Jul 19 - Who's Who: Colonizing Around Casablanca ( African )

Throughout history many different groups have colonized the area around the modern day city of Casablanca, Morocco. Let's see if you can ma ... by ponycargirl
Nicknames
Jul 18 - Nicknames ( U.S. Civil War )

Match the person up with their nickname. by F6FHellcat
History of Casablanca
Jul 18 - History of Casablanca ( Morocco )

Casablanca is much more than a really good movie. It's a city in Morocco that has a rich history stemming from ancient times until the pres ... by Joepetz
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trivia quiz  One Moment In Time cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, darksplash, Feb 13 10

This quiz is not about the Whitney Houston hit song of the same name, or even about one moment, but about 10 significant events in history.
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darksplash gold member
Feb 13 10
8790 plays
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trivia quiz  FYR Macedonia: Modern is the New Ancient cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, stuthehistoryguy, Jul 11 10

A quiz on the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, aka FYROM or FYR Macedonia.
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stuthehistoryguy gold member
Jul 11 10
2325 plays
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trivia quiz  Better Late Than Never cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Jan 16 10

As it turns out, I'm not really reliable with times or dates. At least I'm showing up in the right place for these historic events (and with good intentions), right?
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kyleisalive editor
Jan 16 10
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trivia quiz  Will This Book Ever Get Written? cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, stuthehistoryguy, Mar 27 07

As some Funtrivia regulars know, I'm writing a book on world history - among other things. This quiz goes over some of the periods I'm working on. Hopefully you'll like the material half as much as I do!
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stuthehistoryguy gold member
Mar 27 07
7161 plays
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trivia quiz  American Boomers in the Early 60s cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, uglybird, Jul 28 08

It was the early 60s. Women wore pillbox hats. Men longed for bigger houses and bigger cars. And then there was Camelot ...
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uglybird gold member
Jul 28 08
7581 plays
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trivia quiz  Medieval Celebrities cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, hj1, Apr 22 08

After the fun I had with my Tudor celebrities I decided that that stars of the Medieval time were just as sensational and shouldn't be forgotten! This time I've included a couple of stars from the continent also.
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hj1
Apr 22 08
6627 plays
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trivia quiz  Croatia: A Historical Landscape cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, stuthehistoryguy, Jan 14 11

A quiz on the people, events, and movements that have shaped this land.
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stuthehistoryguy gold member
Jan 14 11
3912 plays
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photo quiz  It's a Disaster! cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Aug 12 13

History is rife with hardships and disaster, but such tragedy is life. Take a look back at some of the most influential disasters, natural and man-made, between 1980 and 2010, and never forget.
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kyleisalive editor
Aug 12 13
2568 plays
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trivia quiz  So You Want to Know What Happened in 1955 cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, deputygary, Feb 03 09

Have you always had a burning desire to know what happened in 1955? Whether you have or not, here are ten questions about that eventful year.
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deputygary
Feb 03 09
3285 plays
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trivia quiz  Ancient Weapons cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, CmdrK, Feb 14 10

Laser guided bombs? Predator drones? Forget them because ancient warriors used more "face-to-face" weapons. Let's have a look.
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CmdrK gold member
Feb 14 10
2856 plays
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