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There are 25 quizzes and 260 trivia questions in this category.
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1
The Real 'Windtalkers'

This quiz looks at the Native American Codetalkers that served with the US Marines during World War II. They were the subject of the film 'Windtalkers', released in 2002.
Average (10 qns)
Plumbus
912 plays
2
WWII Codenames and Nicknames

Most know certain WWII events like D-Day, Pearl Harbor and the Blitz, but do you know the code names for operations, espionage activities, weapons, etc.?
Tough (20 qns)
TwinFlame
3930 plays
3
Enigma and Bletchley Park Codebreakers

During WWII the Germans used a machine named Enigma to encode their radio messages in millions of different ways (and the key changed with each message). The British assembled a code-breaking unit at Bletchley Park to try to decipher these messages.
Average (10 qns)
root17
3222 plays
4
Psst, Wanna Hear a Secret?

Espionage dates as far back as man himself. Some spies have achieved fame and notoriety and some have been hailed as heroes
Tough (10 qns)
StarStruck60
744 plays
5
Americans Committing Espionage against America

This quiz is about Ten Americans convicted of espionage against the United States from World War II on.
Average (10 qns)
PaysonAZ2011
387 plays
6
Famous People Who Spied on the Side

Each of these famous people was very successful in his/her career. Each was also very successful at something else...espionage. I'll give a brief description of each famous person and see if you can figure out who that person is.
Average (10 qns)
nmerr
597 plays
7
Code Breaking

In the history of the world cryptography has played a major role in military, political, and espionage affairs. This quiz focus on some of the most "famous" cases of cryptography and code makers and breakers.
Tough (10 qns)
skatharaki
May 23 16
246 plays
8
Spies and Spy Rings in WWII

Spying is as old as warfare itself and has sometimes been referred to as the 'world's second oldest profession'. WWII could not have been won without covert operations. Enjoy!
Average (10 qns)
beterave
408 plays
9
Names of the Communist Secret Services

This is my 1st quiz. Enjoy (I hope!). All the questions ask you to find the name of a countries secret service or state police from the communist era.
Tough (10 qns)
JASR
792 plays
10
Code Breakers

The art of war has long involved the creative use of a variety of codes. Journey through the ages with this quiz and the codes of war.
Tough (10 qns)
TemptressToo
456 plays
11
Introduction to Cryptography and its History

In some sense cryptography can be viewed as a battle. New technology allows new codes to be made, but also allows new methods of breaking codes. This quiz traces some of the history of these codes, from Caesar to today's modern algorithms.
Average (10 qns)
kevinatilusa
855 plays
12
We Spy

Can you identify these professional spies from history?
Average (10 qns)
Helene61
498 plays
13
U.S. Secret Service Code Names

You will be given a Secret Service code name; select the President, First Lady, or member of the Presidential family that is connected to that name.
Difficult (10 qns)
Arachnomancer
558 plays
14
Soviet Spies

15 multiple choice questions on espionage during the Soviet era.
Average (15 qns)
ironikinit
915 plays
15
WW II, Spying 123

Some random WWII spy questions.
Average (10 qns)
patrick1971
2097 plays
16
Spies and Spying

Spies have been around since Alexander the Great. Here's some cloak and dagger trivia you might enjoy!
Average (10 qns)
Pick61
486 plays
17
Can You Crack the Code?

In World War II, there were Navajo Code Talkers who were instrumental in the war. Test your knowledge about these heroes in this ten question quiz.
Difficult (10 qns)
pennie1478
969 plays
18
WW2 Code Names

Codes for individuals, units, operations, etc.
Average (10 qns)
cliffster69
2310 plays
19
Spies And Spy Agencies

A little quiz about the espionage industry in the 20th Century.
Tough (10 qns)
sportcon
1746 plays
20
Decoding Military Operations

In war operations, movements, meetings are always encoded. Fancy your chances at some decoding? Good luck and as ever enjoy.
Difficult (10 qns)
fiachra
780 plays
21
Codebreaking in WWII

I watched a PBS special on codebreaking in WWII and found it so interesting, I had to make a quiz!
Tough (5 qns)
ladymacb29
1476 plays
22
Operation WWII

During WWII an operation was a military or naval action, campaign or mission. The questions are multiple choice. For WWII buffs, enjoy.
Difficult (10 qns)
finlady
1593 plays
23
Espionage

This quiz tests your SpyQ, most of the questions are about intelligence agencies, a few are about spies.
Difficult (10 qns)
riddhi
1344 plays
24
Alphabet Soup

Think you know your intelligence acronyms? Find out here.
Difficult (10 qns)
Stillman
1293 plays
25
The British Intelligence Services

A ten-question quiz on the British secret and intelligence services.
Tough (10 qns)
tlowen00r
672 plays
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