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1 Desperate for Answers
Here are ten questions involving ten people who mysteriously disappeared. Some went missing for completely unknown reasons, and the disappearance of others may not be as strange as once thought. But all have left friends and family desperate for answers.
10 Q
Dec 13 12
2208 plays
2 Unsung Heroes - Why Did History Forget?
History can be capricious. There's no guarantee that doing something first or doing it best will secure a place in the history books. Let's examine why some people who should be famous are barely remembered.
Not Rated
10 Q
0 plays
3 Lost Treasures
Do you ever dream about finding a chest full of gold and jewels? This is a quiz about famous treasures that are out there somewhere waiting to be found.
10 Q
Feb 22 15
234 plays
4 It's All Egyptian to Me
Guess what? It took a lot more than a "Find Rosetta Stone" cheat code to translate Egyptian hieroglyphics. This is how one of history's most famous mysteries was solved.
10 Q
Sep 19 13
486 plays
5 State Secrets, Sealed Records and Closed Files
Records like birth, state secret or criminal records can be sealed for good cause. This quiz is about sealed records in publicized cases where secrecy causes suspicion, intrigue and conspiracy theories.
10 Q
Sep 18 14
303 plays
6 All You Need is Another Clue
Here are ten famous unsolved disappearances from different times and locations throughout history. One more clue is all it might take to solve these mysteries. Were they crimes, accidents, or paranormal mysteries? We may never know.
10 Q
Mar 29 13
765 plays
7 Searching Without Success
Some missing persons are famous before they go missing. Others become famous by virtue of their disappearance. Here are a few from both categories.
10 Q
May 09 12
1137 plays
8 Unsolved Mysteries
History is full of unsolved mysteries. Here are ten of them for your quizzing pleasure.
Very Difficult
10 Q
Mar 25 13
681 plays
9 Henry's Marvelous Mystery
Henry's back! It is the year 1556, and my lord, the Earl of Warwick, has just heard of an artifact called the Shroud of Turin. It's time for another pilgrimage! Would you like to come along?
10 Q
Mar 08 14
528 plays
10 Star, Comet, Fireball
One of the most mysterious events of the 20th century was what has come to be known as "The Tunguska Event" or "The Tunguska Explosion". Something came from the sky that day in 1908 and left the world pondering what happened in the wilderness that day.
10 Q
Sep 11 11
510 plays
11 The Lost Tale - Cartographers to the Incas
This is the first in a series of quizzes based primarily on the book 'The Fingerprints of the Gods' by Graham Hancock, wherein he presents strong and often indisputable 'evidence of the lost civilization' - a book to beat the inertia of the mind.
10 Q
Mar 14 05
564 plays
12 Templar Connections ...
"What is History but a fable agreed upon ...?" The Knight Templars were a much maligned group. See for yourself!
10 Q
Feb 11 05
1749 plays
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Some sample questions from this category:

* The Charges. Many see that the demise of the Templars as a deep rooted conspiracy effected by the King Philip the Fair of France, with assistance from the Hospitallars and the Pope. Which of the following was NOT one of the charges against the Templars?
* In which country did the Tunguska Event take place?
* Which of the following best describes the crater left by this meteorological event?
* What was the name of the Russian mineralogist who led the first expedition to investigate the Tunguska Event?
* What was found at the center of the devastated area at the sight of the explosion?

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