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Race and Means 10 questions

This quiz attempts to take an unbiased look at the history of affirmative action in American society and politics, from the latter half of the twentieth century to 2000s. It shouldn't require any expert knowledge, though.
Average
adams627
1809 plays
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Buggy Whips & Other Bygones : 1 10 questions

To a "baby boomer" growing up in America, the buggy whip was the epitome of obsolescence. Anyone under the age of 45 may have trouble with this quiz about people, places and things of yesteryear.
Average
rblayer
6699 plays
3
From the 1970s 10 questions

Things that happened in the 1970s mostly in America. How many do you recall?
Easy
HeavensArrow
10707 plays
4
D B Cooper, Where Are You? 10 questions

November 24, 2011 marked the fortieth anniversary of the unsolved plane hijacking by Mr D B Cooper. How much do you remember of his exploits?
Average
tadpoles_uk
1044 plays
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Scandals That Rocked the Nation 10 questions

Everyone loves a scandal, or at least reading about it in the newspaper or watching it on the news. See how many of these scandals you can identify.
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nmerr
3303 plays
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Buggy Whips & Other Bygones : 2 10 questions

Unless you are over 45 year old, you may have difficulties with these questions about common things of yesteryear.
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rblayer
7449 plays
7
1930s All American History 10 questions

Thanks to my grandmother for her stories of survival during the Great Depression that piqued my interest in this decade in the American experience. This quiz requires general knowledge of the US from 1930-39.
Tough
brewster76
3222 plays
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1950s All American History 10 questions

Calling all American Baby Boomers! How much do you remember the days of poodle skirts, cars with fins and the birth of rock 'n' roll?
Average
brewster76
5889 plays
9
1940s All American History: 2 10 questions

This is my second quiz on the decade that brought forth WWII, the atomic bomb and the birth of regular television broadcasts. Hope you enjoy it!
Average
brewster76
5421 plays
10
Police Investigator II : Case Review 10 questions

You'll start your training as a Police Investigator II by reviewing a few of the classic, high profile investigations of the late 20th century. Do you remember the facts of these page one newspaper cases?
Tough
MaceoMack
1434 plays
11
The Swingin' Sixties 10 questions

How well do you remember the 1960s?
Average
nyirene330
1110 plays
12
Living in the Past 10 questions

At the age of 75, I offer a look back at the 1940s and 1950s when I was growing up. Which of these questions about living in the past can you answer?
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lowtechmaster
861 plays
13
1960s: UC Berkeley 10 questions

The University of California at Berkeley became a focal point of change in education, student activities, politics, civil rights, and entertainment. This quiz introduces you to some major figures and events. Which of them do you remember?
Tough
windswept
912 plays
14
Scandals That Rocked the Nation Part 2 10 questions

This is a follow-up to another quiz with the same title.
Easy
nmerr
1803 plays
15
20th Century U.S. 10 questions

In which U.S. state or territory did this 20th century historical event take place?
Easy
emmymom
4164 plays
16
Symbionese Liberation Army 10 questions

The Symbionese Liberation Army, or S.L.A., was an American group active in the 1970s that engaged in terrorism through guerrilla warfare for what they believed was a better society.
Tough
star_gazer
897 plays
17
1950s All American History 2 10 questions

Calling all Baby Boomers - again! Let's see how much you know about the decade of "Loving Lucy" and "Liking Ike"!
Average
brewster76
4083 plays
18
1940s All-American History 1 10 questions

My three quizzes on the 1930s received a good response so here is the follow-up quiz which requires general knowledge of the decade that changed the focus of world power.
Tough
brewster76
2688 plays
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Incident at Oglala 10 questions

The "Incident at Oglala" is based on the 1992 documentary and other public information regarding it.
Average
Rehaberpro
264 plays
20
The Fifties 15 questions

This quiz is based in large part on information in David Halberstam's fine book, called simply "The Fifties".
Tough
chessart
978 plays
21
Major 20th Century American Riots 10 questions

American history has no lack of violence. The 20th century had its share of urban riots. In this quiz, I will stick to the 20th century, but if it is well received, I'll do others.
Tough
sirfrank
666 plays
22
Violet Crimes 10 questions

Before they became the whole rhythm section in Jailhouse Rock, the Purple Gang was one of the most notorious organized crime mobs of the Prohibition Era. Answering these ten questions will help you wow the tour guides next time you're at Graceland.
Tough
dbb
501 plays
23
Famous American 20th Century Firsts 15 questions

Do you know when certain historical events in U.S. History first occurred in the 20th century? This quiz will test that knowledge. Ready? Here we go.
Difficult
AirBossJohnson
5739 plays
24
20th Century USA 25 questions

Interesting trivia about 20th century America.
Difficult
Sprink1234
15786 plays
25
Tragedy at Kent State 15 questions

Test your knowledge on REAL American History and the tragedy that often comes with it.
Tough
twista
3369 plays
26
Bizarre 1970s U.S. History 10 questions

Archibald Cox. Muskie and the "Canuck" letter. Ellsberg's shrink. Gemstone. The pardon. Executive privilege. Butterfield's testimony. Grits & Fritz. The good old days.
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coolupway
8289 plays
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20th Century U.S. : One Question per Decade! 10 questions

The 20th century had many major events. How many of them are you knowledgeable about?
Tough
orangeglacier
4065 plays
28
Shift 10 questions

This quiz is all about the many ideological shifts that feminism has experienced throughout the 20th century in the United States. It touches on all three waves of feminism and key events that defined and divided the movements. Best of Luck!
Tough
KatieK54
285 plays
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Important Dates in American History 10 questions

This will be my second time travel quiz. These events may be a little more obscure than my easy history quiz, so this time you only need to know the year of the event.
Average
Nightf10182003
1956 plays
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History of the United States of America Part 3 10 questions

This quiz covers U.S. history from the early 1900's.
Easy
Computer100
918 plays
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