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trivia quiz  Most Interesting History ... cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, leanne5, May 04 07

So you thought you knew history? Here are some things your teacher never told you.
Difficult
leanne5
8574 plays
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photo quiz  Best of the Best: Famous Comebacks cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Dec 01 15

Sometimes, just when it looks like a person's career is all over - well, it isn't after all! What do you know about these people who made famous political comebacks?
Average
ponycargirl editor
708 plays
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trivia quiz  Right Time, Wrong Place cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, EmmaF2008, Oct 30 09

I've always prided myself on my sense of direction but it seems that my family has been famous for their lack of one. Could you have helped my relatives relocate and avoid missing some major historical events?
Average
EmmaF2008 gold member
2187 plays
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trivia quiz  Flashbacks from the Mossbacks cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, klinski_1987, Apr 19 16

The Mighty Mossbacks have fanned out through time to some of their most cherished moments in history. Based on the descriptions given, can you figure out which people, places and things they've gone back to experience?
Average
klinski_1987
399 plays
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trivia quiz  Unusual Habits cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, nannywoo, Feb 01 13

This quiz on "unusual habits" focuses primarily on clothing historically worn by monks and nuns in the Roman Catholic church, although a few questions call for broader knowledge of history.
Average
nannywoo gold member
750 plays
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trivia quiz  International Triviabiz cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Lpez, Oct 15 14

Triviabiz is a very diverse team, with members from all over the world! So we decided to write a quiz with a bit of history from some of our countries. Good luck!
Tough
Lpez
624 plays
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trivia quiz  There Is Now A Level Zero cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, stratrat, Jun 05 10

If Level One is for complete beginners, what do you have to do to get relegated to Level Zero? Perhaps commit some classic blunders like these ...
Average
stratrat
2187 plays
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trivia quiz  Five Places Paired cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, rossian, Jul 29 14

Since Britain once ruled much of the world, many places in her former colonies share their names with towns and cities in the UK. The questions in this quiz cover some of the history of the original place and its namesake.
Tough
rossian editor
456 plays
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trivia quiz  I Saw Three Ships cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, spanishliz, Dec 11 15

"I saw three ships come sailing in, on Christmas Day..." Actually, it wasn't always three ships, and sometimes they were sailing out. Nor was it always on Christmas Day, but these ships were always doing something important.
Average
spanishliz editor
1677 plays
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trivia quiz  Usurpers Unite cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, coachpauly, Nov 27 13

To usurp means to sieze or hold another's property or lands by illegal force. By that definition history in school could very well have been renamed "usurping!" Which historical instances of usurpation can you identify from the clues?
Average
coachpauly gold member
564 plays
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trivia quiz  What's In Davy Jones Locker? cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, beergirllaura, Aug 09 12

I recently scored a locker that belonged to Davy Jones during his years with The Monkees. Can you guess what this crazy time capsule contained?
Easy
beergirllaura
1041 plays
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trivia quiz  History Grab Bag - Part One cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, delboy22, Mar 25 08

Part One of a general world history grab bag of questions.
Average
delboy22
6570 plays
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trivia quiz  Point of No Return cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, shorthumbz, Jul 21 13

The Free Dictionary defines "Point of No Return" as the "point in a course of action beyond which reversal is not possible." In such historic moments, the key players realize an inevitable outcome. Can you identify them? Quiz Commission XXIX (Negativity)
Easy
shorthumbz gold member
1068 plays
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trivia quiz  Back in Time cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, malik24, Jun 16 12

Although we live in the here and now, it's the past which shaped the world we live in today. Let's go back in time and look at ten of the events that eventually shaped today's world.
Average
malik24
1782 plays
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trivia quiz  The Year that Was - 1883 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Flamis, Apr 13 10

Here, for your amazement and edification, are presented events related to ten different trivial categories. All of these marvellous happenings did truly occur in the Year of our Lord 1883, which must surely have been one of the most eventful years ever.
Average
Flamis
687 plays
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trivia quiz  Hoons Who cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, VegemiteKid, Mar 25 15

Hoons, hooligans & rabble-rousers! In Australia, 'hoon' is what we call those anti-social types who hang round in gangs, drive too fast, and behave villainously. Found all over the world, here are just a few fomenters of dissent for you to identify!
Average
VegemiteKid gold member
240 plays
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trivia quiz  Swords of Legend cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, jeffkash, Jul 20 07

A number of legends link famous swords with powerful rulers and fighters. Can you match the sword to its owner?
Tough
jeffkash
2694 plays
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trivia quiz  Historical People V: Villains cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, RockBou, Mar 24 11

The 5th Installment in my Historical People series focuses on the most villainous people in history.
Average
RockBou
2004 plays
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trivia quiz  The Question Is Still "When?". cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, zordy, Mar 13 07

Historical events I've heard about. But do I know when they happened exactly? Thanks to my unlimited ignorance, this is the follow-on of my previous quiz about time-spans.
Tough
zordy gold member
2040 plays
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trivia quiz  Tick, Tick, BOOM! cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, salami_swami, Jan 10 13

Explosions have been common throughout millions of years of history. Some are natural, and some are man-made. Do you know these particular events?
Tough
salami_swami gold member
642 plays
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trivia quiz  The Fifties Through the Ages cool 20 questions
Tough, 20 Qns, JanIQ, Feb 07 10

For my fiftieth quiz, my team mates advised me to do something with years ending in fifty. Here are challenging questions on the years 50 AD, 150 AD and so on, up till 1950 AD. Have fun and try to remember all you learn in this quiz.
Tough
JanIQ gold member
657 plays
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trivia quiz  "Mr. American's" Place in History: 1 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Quiz_Beagle, Aug 01 09

The book 'Mr American' is about a travelling American who gets mixed up in History. How much do you know about late 19th-early 20th century history? You do not have to have read the book to do the quiz.
Average
Quiz_Beagle gold member
1005 plays
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trivia quiz  Wilhelm Screaming Through History cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, invinoveritas, Jun 23 12

'The Wilhelm Scream' is a standard sound effect used in more than 130 movies since the 1950s. History celebrates many Wilhelms, Williams and Guillaumes - and probably all of them screamed at some point, or caused someone else to. Enjoy!
Average
invinoveritas gold member
564 plays
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trivia quiz  What Happened? cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, exceller, Jul 29 07

History is filled with amazing events. See if you can tell "what happened"!
Average
exceller
5874 plays
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trivia quiz  Jane Austen and Zombies: Reanimated Revisionism cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, trident, Nov 02 12

Abraham Lincoln slaying evil vampires with his silver-laced axe? Nineteenth-century England awash with festering zombies? What other secrets do our forebears hold and has some sinister revisionism been taking place?
Average
trident editor
321 plays
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trivia quiz  Despot Calling the Kettle... cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, nyirene330, Feb 22 16

Correctly match the questions to these historical 'bad guys'.
Average
nyirene330
705 plays
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trivia quiz  Interregnums in History cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, SixShutouts66, Sep 15 16

I'm fascinated by short-lived periods of history, like the Russian government between the fall of the tsars and the ascendancy of Communism. These are often swept aside and forgotten. Identify these transitional periods in history.
Average
SixShutouts66 gold member
354 plays
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trivia quiz  Famous Lines (not quotes, actual lines in history) cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, malidog, Feb 23 17

This is a quiz about lines that have historical and/or geographic significance.
Average
malidog
393 plays
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trivia quiz  We Didn't Start the Fire cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Ctvega, Aug 31 16

How well do you know the events mentioned in the Billy Joel hit song "We Didn't Start the Fire"?
Easy
Ctvega
1035 plays
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trivia quiz  Countries in Memory Only cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, tadpoles_uk, Oct 19 17

A surprising number of countries have come and gone over history. This quiz asks about ones that disappeared after 1800.
Average
tadpoles_uk gold member
Oct 19 17
564 plays
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