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trivia quiz  Fall of Massada cool 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, LeoDaVinci, Mar 23 04

Massada was the last stand of the Jewish rebellion against the mighty Roman Empire. Massada's doom was tragic. See what you know of the events surrounding the incident.
Tough
LeoDaVinci editor
Mar 23 04
6600 plays
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photo quiz  Tales of Kadesh cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Nov 13 15

In 1274 BC two superpowers clashed at Kadesh. What do you know about this ancient battle?
Average
ponycargirl editor
Nov 13 15
270 plays
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trivia quiz  Ancient Warfare cool 20 questions
Difficult, 20 Qns, Mortifer, Aug 24 05

Throughout the ages combat techniques and equipment have changed. Test you knowledge of the equipment, skills and tactics employed by ancients armies.
Difficult
Mortifer
Aug 24 05
3798 plays
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trivia quiz  Name That Battle (BCE) cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, _elbereth_, Aug 04 05

From Ancient Egypt to Rome, the ancient world was shaped by epic battles. Here are just a few ... and be warned, the questions are not necessarily in chronological order. Enjoy!
Average
_elbereth_
Aug 04 05
9021 plays
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trivia quiz  Ancient Weapons cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, CmdrK, Feb 14 10

Laser guided bombs? Predator drones? Forget them because ancient warriors used more "face-to-face" weapons. Let's have a look.
Average
CmdrK gold member
Feb 14 10
2901 plays
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trivia quiz  It Takes Skill to Kill cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Apr 22 17

While the types of weapons used in battle have vastly changed over time, there is no doubt that the ancient people had the skill to kill!
Average
ponycargirl editor
Apr 22 17
1254 plays
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trivia quiz  Setting the Stage: Ancient Battles cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, nickaloo99, Mar 08 10

The first of the Setting the Stage series, on warfare from 1300 BC to 500 AD.
Average
nickaloo99
Mar 08 10
2367 plays
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trivia quiz  Antique Battles And Warfare cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, flem-ish, Apr 09 02

There was a time that the study of history focused on battles only. Now that the perspective has changed, we might begin to forget that after all victory or defeat in battles DOES matter. Check your expertise.
Average
flem-ish
Apr 09 02
7260 plays
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trivia quiz  Pardon Me, Just Invading Your Land! cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, reedy, Nov 09 13

King Alexander III (the Great) of Macedon took the legacy of his father King Philip II, secured it, and then expanded it by including a few neighbors. Here are a few questions about his campaigns.
Average
reedy gold member
Nov 09 13
591 plays
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trivia quiz  Great Battles of the World - Cannae cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, wardythegreat, Aug 18 08

2nd August 216 BC, Cannae. Test your knowledge of the battle.
Average
wardythegreat
Aug 18 08
2322 plays
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trivia quiz  Best of the Best: Elite Soldiers cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Dec 12 18

Toy soldiers are commonly used as decoration on Christmas trees. Throughout history, however, soldiers have guarded borders and kept leaders safe. Let's have a look at some of the elite fighting soldiers from times past.
Average
ponycargirl editor
Dec 12 18
303 plays
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trivia quiz  Roman Legion vs. Macedonian Phalanx cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Pyrrus, Apr 13 12

The clash of the two most powerful armies of the ancient world to this day has historians on the edge of their seats. How well do you know why one triumphed over the other?
Tough
Pyrrus
Apr 13 12
615 plays
13.
trivia quiz  Ancient Greek War History 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, borat25, Nov 26 13

Quiz about the main wars and other things about the wars in ancient Greece. Enjoy.
Average
borat25
Nov 26 13
549 plays
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trivia quiz  Egyptian Campaigns 1 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, sterretjie101, Sep 15 08

More than one ancient Egyptian pharaoh ventured into present-day Palestine to protect his interests. Come along on some of those campaigns!
Tough
sterretjie101
Sep 15 08
618 plays
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photo quiz  The Art of War 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Oct 27 14

Throughout history, war has provided the impetus for technological breakthroughs. Many ancient weapons were works of art and being a weapons maker was a high profile profession. Here are some ancient weapons from around the world.
Average
dcpddc478 gold member
Oct 27 14
762 plays
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trivia quiz  Egyptian Campaigns 2 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, sterretjie101, Sep 20 08

In the previous quiz Pharaoh Seti I of Egypt let the city of Kadesh slip through his fingers. His son, Ramesses II was not about to make the same mistake, but taking on the Hittite empire was not easy. Did he succeed?
Tough
sterretjie101
Sep 20 08
504 plays
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trivia quiz  Greatest Roman Generals: Scipio Africanus 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, ernestsng, Nov 26 11

This is the first in a Roman generals series. Test your knowledge of the Roman who saved Rome from the mighty Hannibal Barca.
Tough
ernestsng
Nov 26 11
405 plays
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trivia quiz  Ancient Military History 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, charlemagne, Jun 12 00

Military history covered from the 700's B.C through the first 1000 A.D.
Average
charlemagne
Jun 12 00
6960 plays
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photo quiz  Henry's History "Lessons" 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Apr 16 14

Henry's back! I am on my way to visit with Sir William, the Earl of Warwick's most experienced knight, hoping to learn more about the history of warfare and battles. Sir William knows how to tell a great story! Want to come along?
Tough
ponycargirl editor
Apr 16 14
642 plays
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trivia quiz  Famous Roman Battles I 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, ernestsng, Aug 28 11

This is my first quiz. Hope you enjoy it!
Difficult
ernestsng
Aug 28 11
786 plays
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trivia quiz  Famous Roman Battles II 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, ernestsng, Sep 08 11

Towards the end of the republic Rome faced a series of difficulties ranging from the Carthaginians to the Greeks and finally, a civil war to rocked her to the core. Test your knowledge of these decisive battles.
Tough
ernestsng
Sep 08 11
609 plays
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trivia quiz  Second Punic War 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, jsjuno, Feb 04 09

My first quiz! It is about the Second Punic War.
Tough
jsjuno
Feb 04 09
1062 plays
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trivia quiz  Ancient Wars and Warriors 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, DeepHistory, May 22 15

Many wars occurred during Antiquity and all of them had a part in the shaping of the world as it is know. In this quiz, the focus is on ten of them and limited to Europe. Enjoy!
Average
DeepHistory gold member
May 22 15
528 plays
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trivia quiz  Hoplites 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Jordan99259, Apr 23 07

A quiz on hoplites and things relating to them. This quiz includes questions on the founding, equipment, and so on of the hoplites.
Average
Jordan99259
Apr 23 07
1998 plays
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trivia quiz  The Battle of Zama 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, parrotman2006, Sep 13 13

The critical battle which ended the Second Punic War. See how much you know about this ancient conflict.
Average
parrotman2006
Sep 13 13
282 plays
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