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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.
Easy
kyleisalive editor
Aug 12 13
2703 plays
2.
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.
Tough
adams627
Feb 24 11
603 plays
3.
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
4.
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.
Easy
looney_tunes editor
May 13 12
1380 plays
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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.
Average
Leah457
Mar 21 07
2241 plays
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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.
Average
tazman6619 gold member
Feb 24 13
519 plays
7.
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.
Tough
Oddball
Apr 28 00
3276 plays
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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.
Difficult
cag1970
May 30 02
5136 plays
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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!
Tough
funnytrivianna gold member
Feb 02 10
420 plays
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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
Average
Eagle9a
Feb 16 10
3459 plays
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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!
Average
dcpddc478 gold member
Sep 01 11
588 plays
12.
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.
Difficult
Oddball
Feb 15 00
4788 plays
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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.
Easy
dcpddc478 gold member
Dec 10 14
1317 plays
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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.
Average
dcpddc478 gold member
Nov 10 10
429 plays
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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.
Tough
Eraucci gold member
Mar 24 15
189 plays
16.
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.
Average
nmerr gold member
Dec 20 14
549 plays
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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. :-)
Tough
Nightmare gold member
Nov 30 03
2790 plays
18.
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"...
Average
Spaudrey
Jan 16 15
282 plays
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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!
Average
FuzzyElf
Jul 29 09
702 plays
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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.
Average
nikshijay
Sep 20 04
3759 plays
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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.
Average
wjames gold member
Dec 08 13
705 plays
22.
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.
Average
nmerr gold member
Aug 25 11
717 plays
23.
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.
Tough
Oddball
Feb 19 00
3369 plays
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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.
Average
Kankurette gold member
Aug 08 18
312 plays
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trivia quiz  Man Made Disasters 3 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, Oddball, Apr 19 00

More disasters stemming from the hand of man.
Difficult
Oddball
Apr 19 00
3066 plays
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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!
Average
Triviaballer gold member
Aug 09 09
1473 plays
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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.
Average
suomy
Mar 04 13
540 plays
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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.
Average
kels_76
Nov 08 11
1749 plays
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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.
Average
dcpddc478 gold member
Aug 16 11
1461 plays
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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.
Average
chris1162 gold member
Jun 28 16
333 plays
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