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World War II raged from 1939 to 1945, involving the vast majority of nations. It resulted in the deaths of at least 60 million soldiers and civilians. This category explores the war, its history, and its legacy.   

There are 522 quizzes and 5,220 trivia questions in this category.
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1
Military Nick-Names

Nick-names can be terms of affection or witty insights describing character. See if you can identify these military commanders from the Second World War by their nick-names.
Average (10 qns)
mstanaway
10668 plays
2
World War 2 from K-O

This third quiz explores World War 2 with the letters K, L, M, N, and O.
Tough (20 qns)
kabeesh
3780 plays
3
World War 2 in General

General World War II knowledge that shouldn't be too difficult for most.
Average (25 qns)
bertho
38004 plays
4
US World War II Rationing

During war, sacrifices are required by both the military and those they left behind. Here are some questions about wartime rationing on the home front during WW2 in the US.
Difficult (10 qns)
Rehaberpro
1761 plays
5
American Special Forces WW2

The elite units of the Airborne, Rangers and 1st Special Service Forces were used to spearhead difficult attacks and stalemates throughout the war. This quiz is a broad history and a look at some major campaigns.
Average (15 qns)
Bertho
4614 plays
6
Key Battles of World War II

The bloodiest war in history certainly had its pivotal battles that would have a huge impact on its outcome. Most of the battles are fairly well known so it shouldn't be too hard.
Average (10 qns)
Avalice
6552 plays
7
Airborne! US Paras in WWII

They were best we had. This quiz is for the US Airborne forces in WWII.
Tough (10 qns)
beterave
1173 plays
8
WWII - Strange & Interesting Facts: 1

I was a child living the United States during WWII. It has interested me ever since and I read anything I can get my hands on about this war. This is my first attempt at creating a trivia quiz about it or, for that matter, anything else.
Very Difficult (10 qns)
HurricaneBill
7371 plays
9
World War 2 Mixture 3

This is my third quiz on World War 2. Anything about World War 2 could be on this quiz.
Tough (10 qns)
kabeesh
5871 plays
10
World War 2: Mixture 2

This is a quiz about the world's greatest conflict.
Tough (10 qns)
kabeesh
4704 plays
11
WWII Trivia

This quiz has no specific theme except that it's all about WWII. Enjoy!
Tough (10 qns)
Demon_Boy
3252 plays
12
Allied Powers of World War II

This is a general quiz about some of the Allied Powers in World War II.
Average (10 qns)
jagphillyfan1
4236 plays
13
The Participants of World War II

This quiz is about the countries and continents that fought in WWII. Please note that colonies and commonwealths fall under their mother country and their mother country's continent. Good luck!
Tough (10 qns)
halofan333
5283 plays
14
Bread and Circuses

The British policy of appeasement toward Nazi Germany failed to halt that country's aggressive expansionism, ultimately playing a part in plunging the world into war.
Average (10 qns)
pollucci19
315 plays
15
A Greenhorn's Guide to World War Two

Allow me to take you on a quiz-trip to the world of panzers and commandos, huge battleships and huge egos, the world of heroes and smartly dressed devils. Most questions are relatively easy. Enjoy the trip!
Average (20 qns)
MrRadt
1194 plays
16
When Good Men Do Nothing

Are you a good man or woman? Then why do nothing, when evil things prevail? Let's look at some folks who didn't confront morally wrong issues. And at some who did. (Thanks Midget40, for the quiz challenge)
Tough (10 qns)
logcrawler
1407 plays
17
Semper Fi, Mac - Finale

More WWII US Marine Corps jargon. Good luck!
Average (10 qns)
beterave
960 plays
18
Interesting Facts from WWII - Part I

There are many unusual and interesting facts that have come out of WWII. Here are just a few of them.
Tough (10 qns)
zambesi
585 plays
19
WWII - Strange & Interesting Facts: 2

This is my second "Strange and Interesting Facts" quiz on World War Two.
Difficult (10 qns)
HurricaneBill
4161 plays
20
WWII in General

Basic knowledge of WWII.
Tough (10 qns)
kristina_0907
9432 plays
21
Quotes from World War Two

1938-1946 saw the World turn upside down with a War that changed the way we lived. Who said what, though?
Average (10 qns)
doomed
5025 plays
22
The Old Breed: US Marine Corps In WWII

The United States could not have taken Guadalcanal without them; these men were legends in the Corps.
Tough (10 qns)
beterave
825 plays
23
World War II Mixture

This is a quiz on various aspects of World War 2.
Difficult (10 qns)
kabeesh
4962 plays
24
World War 2 Operations

Questions about the operations and battles of World War 2.
Average (15 qns)
paulsr
15072 plays
25
WWII - Strange & Interesting Facts: 3

This is the third in my Strange and Interesting Facts of World War Two. I hope you enjoy it.
Very Difficult (10 qns)
HurricaneBill
4143 plays
26
World War 2 from F-J

Next quiz from the A-E quiz. Anything from World War 2 is fair game.
Tough (20 qns)
kabeesh
1821 plays
27
More GI Jargon (US Army)

Here is more GI jargon that was used in WWII.
Average (10 qns)
beterave
1659 plays
28
World War II in General

General World War II Trivia : Average quiz on World War 2 history..Including leaders, battles and equipment
Average (20 qns)
cliffster69
8151 plays
29
World War II: Locations

Another beginners' quiz on WWII. Hope you'll have fun :)
Average (10 qns)
WW2Master123
1464 plays
30
World War II Trivia (Mainly U.S.)

This is my second World War II Quiz, but this one is a little more tricky. Good Luck!
Average (10 qns)
nwehe
4296 plays
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