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  There are 144 quizzes and 1,440 trivia questions in this category.
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The Dam Busters

How much do you know about the Dam Busters raid of World War II?
Tough (10 qns)
Dec 31 12
537 plays
Britain in WWII: The Battle of the Atlantic

This is the third of five quizzes on Britain in World War II, a topic I am currently studying. Writing this has helped my revision and allowed me to broaden my knowledge of the subject.
Average (10 qns)
Jan 15 09
2094 plays
Fooling the Nazis

Throughout the course of World War II, many ingenious operations were carried out to fool the Germans as to where or when an invasion would take place or a bombing target was located. Here are ten questions about some of them.
Average (10 qns)
Feb 24 11
1278 plays
WW II German Army Commanders

Here's a quiz about World War II German Army Commanders and their careers. Try to guess which commander is described in each question.
Tough (15 qns)
Mar 14 01
4872 plays
British Paras in WWII

These are some common and not so common questions about the British Airborne forces in WWII.
Tough (10 qns)
Apr 28 10
471 plays
The Real Great Escape

The movie "The Great Escape" (1963) was great. What really happened? You may be surprised.
Tough (15 qns)
Jan 20 10
687 plays
Hitler's "Elite" - the SS

Adolf Hitler found some very willing and twisted souls to help him in his efforts to control Germany, Europe and indeed, the world. These individuals were NOT a part of the regular army, but were a special group apart - an Úlite.
Tough (10 qns)
Apr 16 13
585 plays
They Carved Their Names With Pride

A wide range of jobs became available to British women during World War II and this quiz is in honour of those women who carved their names with pride while their menfolk were away from home fighting the war.
Average (10 qns)
Sep 09 09
786 plays
Britain in WWII: Mediterranean Campaign

This is the fourth of five quizzes on Britain in World War II, a topic I am currently studying. Writing this has helped my revision and allowed me to broaden my knowledge of the subject.
Average (10 qns)
Jan 17 09
1728 plays
Make Do and Mend

"Make Do and Mend" was used as one of the slogans by the British during World War II. Here are a few questions on some of the other propaganda slogans used during that time. Enjoy!
Tough (10 qns)
Nov 30 11
534 plays

This one covers the development of Blitzkrieg theory and practice from World War I to the German attack on France and the Low Countries in May 1940, with special emphasis on the latter. Ya gotta know yur stuff, though!
Very Difficult (25 qns)
Feb 20 03
4824 plays
Economy and Industry in the Third Reich

Questions are based on (and thus supported by) Adam Tooze's 2006 work "The Wages of Destruction". I've tried to keep this as general as possible, but you'd better know your stuff!
Very Difficult (10 qns)
Nov 30 07
1044 plays
Steal This Quiz!

The quizzes on Funtrivia could be considered works of art. This quiz will look at some of the works of art that were stolen, lost, and destroyed during World War II and some of those persons involved.
Average (10 qns)
Apr 09 11
507 plays
Britain in WWII: The Early Months

This is the first of five quizzes on Britain in World War II, a topic I am currently studying. Writing this has helped my revision and allowed me to broaden my knowledge on the subject.
Average (10 qns)
Jan 12 09
1395 plays
Think You Know WWII?

This quiz tests your general knowledge of some of the major events that took place throughout the Second World War in Europe. Good luck!
Difficult (10 qns)
Feb 28 11
1434 plays
Britain in WWII: The Final Defeat of Germany

This is the final of my five quizzes on Britain in World War II, a topic I am currently studying. Writing this has helped my revision and allowed me to broaden my knowledge of the subject.
Average (10 qns)
Jan 26 09
1362 plays

Colditz was supposed to be a maximun security POW camp for Allied prisoners during WWII. It soon became the stuff of legend, too.
Average (15 qns)
Jul 23 04
2682 plays
The Bombing War

From the Luftwaffe's bombs which poured down on Britain to the devastating annihilation of historic Dresden, the bombing campaigns of World War II took 'total war' to an unsurpassed level - and humanity to its lowest.
Average (15 qns)
Sep 18 05
2775 plays
Band of Brothers: Easy Company

One of the best known companies in the whole 101st Airborne Division in World War II. Based on the TV miniseries.
Average (10 qns)
Jan 08 09
2679 plays
German Commanders of WW II

This quiz is pretty straightforward, I'll give you a description, and you supply the name of the commander. Also, when typing in names, just put the first name first, ex: Erwin Rommel, not Rommel, Erwin. Simple enough? Have fun!
Difficult (20 qns)
Nov 27 01
3516 plays
The Greatest Raid of All

A quiz about the famous St Nazaire Raid that has become known also as The Greatest Raid of All.
Tough (10 qns)
May 26 16
102 plays
British Commandos in WWII

These remarkable soldiers were one of England's finest during the darkest days of WWII.
Average (10 qns)
Nov 02 09
522 plays
World War II Operation Code Names

Most of us know about Operation Overlord (the invasion of Normandy, in case you don't), but that was only one of many operations during the Second World War. Here are a few more.
Average (10 qns)
May 01 13
762 plays
The Ardennes Offensive

Here is a short quiz on World War II in Europe. Good Luck!
Difficult (10 qns)
Apr 16 04
2250 plays
The Siegfried Line Campaign, 1944

A brief quiz on the events in and around the Siegfried Line in late 1944
Average (10 qns)
Dec 21 10
288 plays
The Atlantikwall in France

A short quiz on the history of the Atlantic Wall, the German coastal defences built to defeat the Allied invasion
Difficult (10 qns)
Mar 20 07
1107 plays
Hitler & the Third Reich: VIII - It's War!

The build up is over and World War Two begins.
Tough (10 qns)
Apr 27 10
981 plays
Greece in World War II

Undoubtedly, the Second World War was the most catastrophic in human history. The Greeks suffered greatly during these terrible years but also showed heroism against the Axis. Play and see how much you know about Greece during the War. Good luck!
Difficult (10 qns)
Mar 02 08
684 plays
The Combined Bombing Offensive

RAF Bomber Command and the USAAF waged the world's first strategic bombing offensive against the Third Reich. Test your knowledge of this controversial effort, and its effects. Good Luck!
Very Difficult (20 qns)
Jan 13 08
807 plays
Operation Valkyrie: July 20, 1944

This quiz is about the conspiracy and the conpirators attempt to remove Adolph Hitler; Germany's lawful head of state.
Tough (10 qns)
Dec 07 10
549 plays
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