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1
French Revolutionary Symbols Quiz 10 questions

Here's a quiz on some of the symbols and events of the 1789 revolution, particularly those that are still ever-present in today's French Republic.
Tough
Bruyere
5898 plays
2
Vichy 10 questions

This quiz is about a sad chapter in modern French history, and was a very difficult time for most Frenchmen. Let's make it easy for you!
Tough
Oblomov
3051 plays
3
Napoleon's Symbols of Power 10 questions

This quiz is inspired by an exhibition has been seen at the St. Louis Art Museum, Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, and the Musée des Arts Decoratifs in Paris.
Tough
ponycargirl
993 plays
4
A Short History of France (AD1500-2000) 15 questions

French poet Joachim du Bellay said this: "France, mother of arts, of warfare, and of laws." Agree or not, one cannot deny that France has shaped the course of European history. Take this fifteen-question quiz and discover how. Amusez-vous!
Easy
snediger
2244 plays
5
A Short History of France (AD 500-1500) 10 questions

French poet Joachim du Bellay said this: "France, mother of arts, of warfare, and of laws." Enjoy this ten-question quiz about the founding and development of early France, a mainstay in the history of Europe.
Easy
snediger
1875 plays
6
Facing the Guillotine 10 questions

A bloody execution style indeed. Come and find out about the victims of the guillotine during the French Revolution, and the instrument that sent them to their fate!
Average
exceller
2256 plays
7
The History of Marseille 10 questions

As a port city, Marseille served as a stopping point for foreign powers seeking to enter the rest of Europe. This quiz covers thousands of years of history from the city's
Average
Joepetz
243 plays
8
The Ghosts of Versailles 10 questions

These ghosts of historical importance to Versailles are said to be still visible. Who were they?
Tough
vendome
2835 plays
9
French Revolutionary Job Applications 10 questions

Can you tell me, based on the piece(s) of a job application, which French Revolutionary figure's job application I'm reading? Happy quizzing and Vive la Revolution!
Difficult
merylfederman
549 plays
10
Scandal: The Dreyfus Affair 15 questions

This is a quiz on an infamous miscarriage of justice which spanned more than a decade and deeply divided French society. You may be surprised. Enjoy.
Average
fiachra
1851 plays
11
Les Escargots' "French Firsts"! 10 questions

Enjoy some historical French 'Firsts' with the Les Escargots team! Fonty snail discovers an ancient diary hidden in an old potting shed, written by his ancestor, Le Duc de Lettuce. Some of the papers are damaged. Can you help us fill in the gaps?
Average
fontenilles
1449 plays
12
Oh là là! French Glitz and Glamour 10 questions

A light and entertaining account of how it all came about.
Tough
russalka
423 plays
13
French History 10 questions

Attention Francophiles! If you like this quiz, try something even more challenging such as Marie Antoinette - The Tragic Queen or The French Revolution.
Average
vendome
5997 plays
14
Vive la France! The Revolution 10 questions

The French Revolution is considered the turning point into modern government and one of the most influential revolutions in history. How much do you know?
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voilaviola
1971 plays
15
French Revolution - 'Horrible History' Style 10 questions

This is a quiz about interesting little tidbits that they never tell you in school. Note that some of these answers are pretty gory, and you may wish to bypass this quiz if you are faint-hearted.
Average
Trouble325
2367 plays
16
The French Revolution 10 questions

The details of the French Revolution and how it shaped the present day France. If you like this quiz, try French History, The Palace of Versailles, Marie Antoinette, and Lotsa Louis'.
Tough
vendome
4311 plays
17
The French Revolution 10 questions

How much do you know, or think you know, about the French Revolution? Find out by taking this quiz.
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buddy1
2241 plays
18
French History in Roman Numerals 10 questions

In this quiz, you are given ten years in which significant events of French history occurred. The first date is BC, the other nine AD. You are asked questions about the events that happened in the given years. Enjoy!
Average
DeepHistory
411 plays
19
Duke of Bedford's Regency in France 1422-35 10 questions

John Lancaster, 1st Duke of Bedford became regent of France (unless you're an Armagnac supporter) after the deaths of his brother Henry V of England and Charles V1 of France. Join me in a jaunt into Northern France during this period.
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Mugaboo
378 plays
20
Basics of the French Revolution 10 questions

This quiz covers the most basic questions on the French Revolution. It does also have some tougher ones, too.
Average
rudyfan04
2394 plays
21
The French Revolution 10 questions

The French Revolution is one of the most important events in French and World History. This is a quiz over some of its events and key people.
Average
exceller
2208 plays
22
The French Revolution and Napoleonic Wars 10 questions

A glorious time for France, followed by not such a glorious time. How much do you know about the French Revolution and the Napoleonic Wars?
Average
Aardvarkbanana
648 plays
23
The Real Man in the Iron Mask 10 questions

"The Man in the Iron Mask" has been the subject of many books, mainly because nobody ever saw his face, which was hidden by a mask.
Tough
zippolover
363 plays
24
French Revolution and Napoleon 25 questions

This quiz contains questions on the French Revolution and Napoleon. Good luck!
Tough
Getzen
4062 plays
25
The War of Devolution (1667-1668) 10 questions

The War of Devolution was one of Louis XIV's first wars and demonstrated the immense military power of France in this period.
Tough
hannafran
351 plays
26
The History of Paris: Medieval Times to 1900 15 questions

This quiz covers the places and personalities which were instrumental in making the history of the city of Paris from the 12th century to 1900. Enjoy!
Tough
belleepoque
1161 plays
27
Harlem in Montmartre: The French Jazz Age 10 questions

Post WWI Paris opened its arms to African American musicians, artists and writers. They flocked to France to escape segregation and bigotry at home. A new word was spawned for this phenomenon: 'Négrophilie'. Follow me for a look at Le Jazz hot et al.
Very Difficult
Englizzie
291 plays
28
History of Burgundy 10 questions

Burgundy was certainly more than just a province of the Kingdom of France. For a long time it was a rival to the power of that Kingdom. The quiz starts with the Romans and goes up to the present-day.
Tough
flem-ish
585 plays
29
France: Roman Empire - Modern Times 10 questions

This quiz should pose no problem to anyone up on their French history.
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dj2005
2082 plays
30
Odd Facts From French History 10 questions

Odd things happen in history. Which of these statements are historic fact and which are fiction? You have one chance out of two to guess right, because you can answer with F (False) or T (True).
Tough
flem-ish
2046 plays
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