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31 Which Year in the 20th Century?
I will give you an event of note in the 20th century, all you have to do is guess the year. Use numbers in your answers please.
Tough
15 Q
b3ardy
Apr 25 01
5181 plays
32 Nonviolent Revolutions
The last half of the 20th century saw changes in the governments in many countries of the world, achieved through mass demonstrations of the people as opposed to using military force. Here are questions about ten such nonviolent revolutions.
Difficult
10 Q
chessart
Nov 18 06
1194 plays
33 Great Moments of the Twentieth Century
These are 10 events that highlight many of the key events of the 20th century.
Average
10 Q
robert362
Jun 29 02
8706 plays
34 The Hippies
The hippies were a colorful culture of young people who first appeared in the U.S. during the 1960's. While many people scorned them for their use of illegal drugs, they were also admired by many others for their innocence, love, and peace.
Difficult
10 Q
star_gazer
Sep 01 09
1449 plays
35 Contemporary History - Missing Links
Find the "missing link" in each question, relating to the key events and achievements of the 20 century. Good luck!
Average
10 Q
Mr5
Jul 12 04
3531 plays
36 Famous Firsts
This quiz asks a number of questions about historical firsts. If answered correctly, the questions will lead you to another famous piece of history.
Difficult
15 Q
dchidawg
May 14 03
1947 plays
37 Fallujah: The Most Dangerous City in Iraq
This was the most dangerous city in Iraq. Terrorists, extremists, and ex-Ba'athists were spoiling for a fight. Worse than that, there was a series of errors in leadership by the fledgling occupation.
Tough
10 Q
beterave
Dec 23 12
150 plays
38 Terrorism, 1990-2008
The quiz is about terrorism from 1990 to 2007. Remember and learn. Have fun.
Tough
15 Q
juanchianglo
Mar 25 10
612 plays
39 Terrorists, Terrorists
A brief look at terrorism and acts of terrorism in the 20th century.
Tough
10 Q
rockdoktor
Jan 04 08
1092 plays
40 Hot Spots I: Wandering Heights ...
First the Jews, later the Palestinians: condemned long enough not to have a place to call home. First in a series of quizzes looking at some of the world's hotspots...
Tough
10 Q
ace_sodium
Jun 26 03
918 plays
41 History in Decades
I give you well-known event from 20th century and you'll have to place it in proper decade. Good luck! All this interesting info's and of course much, much more you can find on www.wikipedia.com
Average
10 Q
krzys44
Jan 27 04
2733 plays
42 20th Century
This quiz contains questions about 20th century history from music to politics to people. This is my first quiz so please be patient. Thanks and I hope you enjoy it.
Average
20 Q
RaceGirl24
Nov 21 01
5358 plays
43 The First Ten Years
Questions that consist of information from 2001 to 2010.
Average
10 Q
pennie1478
Nov 25 13
1215 plays
44 Contemporary History - Other Missing Links
This quiz is about the key figures and the main events that have shaped the history of the 20th century. Every "missing link" is logically related to the names listed in each question.
Tough
10 Q
Mr5
Jul 20 05
1080 plays
45 A 20th Century Who's Who
How well do you know your school history? Well enough to recognise these famous people? Take this quiz and find out. Good luck.
Tough
10 Q
Fiachra
Oct 20 03
6054 plays
46 What's Your Mindset?
Each August since 1998, Beloit College in Wisconsin, USA, has published its "Mindset List." This list gives us a glimpse of the world view of US students entering college as freshman each year. (Visit http://www.beloit.edu/~pubaf/mindset/)
Tough
10 Q
peachy_1
Nov 05 06
666 plays
47 20th Century Events and People
This quiz is about events and people that made the headlines between 1900 and 1999, "somewhere in Europe".
Very Difficult
10 Q
flem-ish
Dec 05 03
1680 plays
48 History Through TIME Magazine Covers
An interesting approach to history is to follow the covers of TIME magazine. The following covers take us through the 20th century. Be careful: the date of an issue is often an important clue.
Very Difficult
10 Q
NormanW5
Mar 22 10
522 plays
49 The Years 1986 to 2003
This quiz spans the years of 1986-2003. Have fun.
Average
10 Q
wingdingval
May 29 03
2997 plays
50 Some Key Events in the Early 20th Century
Here are some questions about some interesting headlines of the early years of the 20th century
Very Difficult
10 Q
Mikej941
Sep 02 04
1191 plays
51 Short-lived 20th Century States : 2
In this quiz I ask for 20 more short-lived states, this time in Asia, Africa and Oceania. I give you the capital and the period of existence, you give me the state.(Few of the states were acknowledged by anyone).
Tough
20 Q
author
Nov 08 05
477 plays
52 Guess the Decade
Let's take a little trip down memory lane, it should be fun! Pick the right decade for the following historical events.
Tough
10 Q
brandysmom1
Feb 09 04
2118 plays
53 Twentieth Century Stuff
Facts, oddities,...
Very Difficult
10 Q
chrissie_26
Apr 17 01
2634 plays
54 1900-1949
This quiz is about events that happened between 1900-1949. Good Luck and have fun!
Difficult
20 Q
jessie01
Aug 25 01
2175 plays
55 The World Since 1945
During the half a century since the end of the Second World War, the world has changed dramatically. The political shape of the world had been completely transformed. Let's see how well have you kept track of contemporary history.
Very Difficult
25 Q
swashbuckler
Jun 19 02
2808 plays
56 Debut History
This quiz tests your knowledge of the debut of some events in history.
Difficult
5 Q
racemany2k
Sep 08 01
1596 plays
57 20th Century Happenings
A look back at inventions and firsts of the 20th century. Enjoy!
Impossible
10 Q
rubberman
Aug 22 00
2829 plays
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