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French Revolutionary Symbols Quiz

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
10 Q
Bruyere
Jul 14 02
5685 plays
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Vichy

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
10 Q
Oblomov
Mar 21 03
2886 plays
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A Short History of France (AD1500-2000)

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
15 Q
snediger
May 02 12
1485 plays
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Napoleon's Symbols of Power

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
10 Q
ponycargirl
Apr 14 08
888 plays
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Facing the Guillotine

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
10 Q
exceller
Jul 29 08
1839 plays
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The Ghosts of Versailles

These ghosts of historical importance to Versailles are said to be still visible. Who were they?
Tough
10 Q
vendome
Apr 12 00
2772 plays
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A Short History of France (AD 500-1500)

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
10 Q
snediger
Dec 05 12
1362 plays
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Oh là là! French Glitz and Glamour

A light and entertaining account of how it all came about.
Tough
10 Q
russalka
May 28 15
318 plays
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Scandal: The Dreyfus Affair

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
15 Q
fiachra
Apr 22 04
1662 plays
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Les Escargots' "French Firsts"!

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
10 Q
fontenilles
Apr 24 08
1125 plays
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The History of Marseille

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
10 Q
Joepetz
May 09 15
150 plays
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French Revolutionary Job Applications

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
10 Q
merylfederman
Feb 15 12
489 plays
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French History

Attention Francophiles! If you like this quiz, try something even more challenging such as Marie Antoinette - The Tragic Queen or The French Revolution.
Average
10 Q
vendome
Mar 24 00
5763 plays
14
Vive la France! The Revolution

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?
Average
10 Q
voilaviola
Dec 19 08
1785 plays
15
French Revolution - 'Horrible History' Style

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
10 Q
Trouble325
Jun 13 07
2220 plays
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The French Revolution

How much do you know, or think you know, about the French Revolution? Find out by taking this quiz.
Average
10 Q
buddy1
Aug 20 08
2031 plays
17
The French Revolution

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
10 Q
vendome
Apr 08 00
4233 plays
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French History in Roman Numerals

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
10 Q
DeepHistory
Oct 28 15
255 plays
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Duke of Bedford's Regency in France 1422-35

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.
Average
10 Q
Mugaboo
May 22 10
342 plays
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Basics of the French Revolution

This quiz covers the most basic questions on the French Revolution. It does also have some tougher ones, too.
Average
10 Q
rudyfan04
Oct 27 06
2199 plays
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The French Revolution

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
10 Q
exceller
Mar 05 07
2085 plays
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The French Revolution and Napoleonic Wars

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
10 Q
Aardvarkbanana
Apr 03 14
570 plays
23
French Revolution and Napoleon

This quiz contains questions on the French Revolution and Napoleon. Good luck!
Average
25 Q
Getzen
Dec 15 00
3966 plays
24
The War of Devolution (1667-1668)

The War of Devolution was one of Louis XIV's first wars and demonstrated the immense military power of France in this period.
Tough
10 Q
hannafran
Jan 08 08
339 plays
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France: Roman Empire - Modern Times

This quiz should pose no problem to anyone up on their French history.
Average
10 Q
dj2005
Jul 10 01
1974 plays
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The History of Paris: Medieval Times to 1900

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
15 Q
belleepoque
May 16 03
1131 plays
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Harlem in Montmartre: The French Jazz Age

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
10 Q
Englizzie
Oct 01 10
276 plays
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History of Burgundy

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
10 Q
flem-ish
Aug 02 01
558 plays
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Odd Facts From French History

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
10 Q
flem-ish
Jun 18 01
1986 plays
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The Real Man in the Iron Mask

"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
10 Q
zippolover
Feb 11 13
330 plays
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