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photo quiz  It's a Disaster! cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Aug 12 13

History is rife with hardships and disaster, but such tragedy is life. Take a look back at some of the most influential disasters, natural and man-made, between 1980 and 2010, and never forget.
kyleisalive editor
Aug 12 13
2703 plays
trivia quiz  Fifteen Minutes of Germ Warfare cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, adams627, Feb 24 11

Some say the world will end in fire. Some say in ice. Researching, I've learned of other possibilities, all of which could suffice.
Feb 24 11
603 plays
trivia quiz  My Date With Disaster cool 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, merylfederman, May 03 12

Let's go back in time to some historical dates that, quite frankly, we should probably avoid.
Very Easy
merylfederman gold member
May 03 12
4017 plays
trivia quiz  Lamentations cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, May 13 12

These events all caused lamentations among those who suffered through them, and those who lost loved ones due to the forces of nature or the actions of humans.
looney_tunes editor
May 13 12
1380 plays
trivia quiz  The Tragedy of the Cult at Jonestown cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Leah457, Mar 21 07

The events that took place at Jonestown helped shape society's definition of a cult- this is my tribute to those that died.
Mar 21 07
2241 plays
trivia quiz  Ring of Fire - Natural Disasters cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, tazman6619, Feb 24 13

The Ring of Fire is a name given to the region surrounding the Pacific Ocean where volcanic and seismic activity is greatly concentrated. This quiz will focus on natural disasters related to this region.
tazman6619 gold member
Feb 24 13
519 plays
trivia quiz  Man Made Disasters In World History II cool 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, Oddball, Apr 28 00

Man aspires to reach beyond himself. This quiz looks at what happens when he reaches too far.
Apr 28 00
3276 plays
trivia quiz  Famous Disasters cool 15 questions
Difficult, 15 Qns, cag1970, May 30 02

Nature and technology sometimes conspire against man, with catastrophic results. Now is your chance to test your knowledge of some of the most famous disasters on record.
May 30 02
5136 plays
trivia quiz  Dream Weavers' Nightmares cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, funnytrivianna, Feb 02 10

Mother Nature can wreak havoc all over the globe. Whether she alters things through storms, disasters or other naturally occurring events, she certainly leaves her mark!
funnytrivianna gold member
Feb 02 10
420 plays
trivia quiz  Events That Shocked Nations cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Eagle9a, Feb 16 10

A quiz containing 10 questions on tragedies that have happened worldwide
Feb 16 10
3459 plays
trivia quiz  Train of Thought cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Sep 01 11

Just some assorted trivia on various train disasters from around the world. All aboard!
dcpddc478 gold member
Sep 01 11
588 plays
trivia quiz  Man Made Disasters in World History I cool 15 questions
Difficult, 15 Qns, Oddball, Feb 15 00

With all the wonders man has created to better his world, sometimes there must come a price. Test yourself on these examples of man overreaching himself.
Feb 15 00
4788 plays
photo quiz  What a Disaster! cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Dec 10 14

There are many types of natural disasters. Mother Nature, while usually showing its beautiful side, can also be very frightening and can wreak havoc when she causes a natural disaster. Here are some examples of the wrath of Mother Nature.
dcpddc478 gold member
Dec 10 14
1317 plays
trivia quiz  Mining Disasters Around the World cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Nov 10 10

Mining for anything underground has always been one of the most dangerous professions in the world. This quiz will include different kinds of incidents from around the world.
dcpddc478 gold member
Nov 10 10
429 plays
trivia quiz  Slow as Molasses in January cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Eraucci, Mar 24 15

Have you ever heard of Boston's Great Molasses Flood? It was quite a unique disaster! Take this quiz to learn all about it.
Eraucci gold member
Mar 24 15
189 plays
trivia quiz  Deadly Disasters cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, nmerr, Dec 20 14

I'll describe the event, you choose the answer that best fits the description.
nmerr gold member
Dec 20 14
549 plays
trivia quiz  Disasters in the U.S. 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Nightmare, Nov 30 03

All multiple choice on some disasters in the U.S. This should be fairly easy. I hope that you enjoy it. :-)
Nightmare gold member
Nov 30 03
2790 plays
trivia quiz  In a New York Minute 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Spaudrey, Jan 16 15

While a New York Minute is a hard-to-define amount of time, one can agree it doesn't last very long. These ten Q's deal with disasters that moments before, all was right with the world. Then suddenly...in a "New York Minute"...
Jan 16 15
282 plays
trivia quiz  Nothing Like a Good Pandemic 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, FuzzyElf, Jul 29 09

Disease, death, pandemics: the things dreams are made of, right? Well, maybe not, but they can be fascinating. Anyway, that's what this quiz is about, so buckle up and let's go!
Jul 29 09
702 plays
trivia quiz  Great Disasters 25 questions
Average, 25 Qns, nikshijay, Sep 20 04

I am an avid reader of non-fiction, so I decided to create a quiz of catastrophic disasters, both natural and man-made, around the world. Some are old, some recent. Let me know what you think.
Sep 20 04
3759 plays
trivia quiz  Mother Nature & History 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, wjames, Dec 08 13

Ten instances where Mother Nature had significant impact on human history.
wjames gold member
Dec 08 13
705 plays
trivia quiz  What Went Wrong? 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, nmerr, Aug 25 11

Many disasters, natural and man-made, have occurred over the past decades. But why did they occur? Could they have been prevented? Take this quiz and find out.
nmerr gold member
Aug 25 11
717 plays
trivia quiz  Natural Disasters in World History 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Oddball, Feb 19 00

Encounters with Mother Nature can be very unpleasant. Here are some examples.
Feb 19 00
3369 plays
match quiz  Dangerous Day 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Kankurette, Aug 08 18

'This is a dangerous day...' The 20th and 21st centuries have seen some terrible disasters, some caused by humans, some as the result of Mother Nature. Match the disasters with the decades in which they occurred.
Kankurette gold member
Aug 08 18
312 plays
trivia quiz  Man Made Disasters 3 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, Oddball, Apr 19 00

More disasters stemming from the hand of man.
Apr 19 00
3066 plays
trivia quiz  Mayday! Mayday! 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Triviaballer, Aug 09 09

The word 'mayday' is a code word used internationally in life-threatening situations. This quiz tests players' knowledge of the term and several maritime and aviation disasters. Best of luck!
Triviaballer gold member
Aug 09 09
1473 plays
trivia quiz  Naturally Disastrous 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, suomy, Mar 04 13

Not a very cheery topic, although it is a bit of an eye-opener and still very relevant today. Let's have a look back in time.
Mar 04 13
540 plays
trivia quiz  My Date With Disaster 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, kels_76, Nov 08 11

I hope you enjoy my quiz on some famous (and not so famous) disasters that have occurred in history.
Nov 08 11
1749 plays
trivia quiz  Bridge Over Troubled Water 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Aug 16 11

A bridge is any structure erected to provide passage over a gap or barrier such as a river or roadway. There are bridges for cars, trains, and pedestrians. All of them can fail, with deadly results.
dcpddc478 gold member
Aug 16 11
1461 plays
trivia quiz  How Did You Survive? 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, chris1162, Jun 28 16

As with most living things, in my opinion, the fight to survive can be taught, but the desire to survive is something that cannot. It comes from deep inside. It is an instinct that has evolved from the beginning of time.
chris1162 gold member
Jun 28 16
333 plays
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