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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 5,626 quizzes and 56,260 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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The Lazy Days of Summer ( Nostalgia )

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 ... by reedy
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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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Tudor Me This
9 hours ago - Tudor Me This ( UK History )

From Henry VII to Elizabeth I, how much do you remember about the Tudor period in England? by kaddarsgirl
From Great Britain to the United Kingdom
9 hours ago - From Great Britain to the United Kingdom ( UK History )

This quiz leads briefly up to the formation of Great Britain in 1707, and then to its follow up formation of the mighty United Kingdom. by Creedy
The Winds of Time Swept Through Belgium
9 hours ago - The Winds of Time Swept Through Belgium ( Belgian )

Belgium is one of the relatively newer countries of Europe, though its history dates back hundreds of year. Test your knowledge of independe ... by zorba_scank
17th20th Century Resistance to Colonialism
11 hours ago - 17th-20th Century Resistance to Colonialism ( Specialized History )

All of these groups have ties to the Americas. by Yana63
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trivia quiz  American Revolution Battles and Figures cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, quickquizfun, Mar 27 12

The American Revolution was an exciting time period full of action, sacrifice, and heroic acts of loyalty. Basic knowledge facts make up the body of this quiz. A quiz for every American. Enjoy!
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quickquizfun
Mar 27 12
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trivia quiz  1960s Britain cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, rossian, Dec 06 12

It was a momentous decade, which saw the mini skirt and The Beatles. That's not all that happened, though, so what else can you remember?
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rossian editor
Dec 06 12
2280 plays
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trivia quiz  What Happened in ...? (1920s edition) cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, john_sunseri, Dec 22 09

And now for a trip through the Roaring Twenties. Enjoy!
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john_sunseri
Dec 22 09
2556 plays
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trivia quiz  A Site for Sore Eyes cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, beergirllaura, Oct 24 11

Liz Lovelly got a new diary for her birthday, and has been enjoying penning daily entries about her favorite school subject - history. I'm sure she won't mind if we take a quick peek. Shall we?
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beergirllaura
Oct 24 11
4197 plays
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trivia quiz  Revolution! 20th Century Revolts and Uprisings cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, guitargoddess, Oct 31 10

You say you want a revolution? Here's a mixed bag of questions about revolts and other conflicts that occurred during the 20th century, some which changed the world more than others.
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guitargoddess editor
Oct 31 10
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trivia quiz  Infamy at Its Finest cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Correspondguy, Jan 17 10

Infamy, is of course, being famous for doing something horrible. I've tried to hit as many aspects of human experience as possible.
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Correspondguy
Jan 17 10
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trivia quiz  Poems and Songs of the US Civil War cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Bigwoo, Jun 09 08

The US Civil War was one of the darkest eras in that nation's history. The songs and poems that came out of that time not only shed light on the war but on the feelings and fears that many felt. I hope you enjoy and learn from this little quiz.
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Bigwoo
Jun 09 08
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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
3378 plays
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trivia quiz  Miscellaneous Malawi cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, stuthehistoryguy, Aug 13 10

Some historical trivia questions aimed at giving an overview of life in Malawi. Enjoy!
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stuthehistoryguy gold member
Aug 13 10
3210 plays
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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
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