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trivia quiz  The Real 'Windtalkers' cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Plumbus, Jul 20 09

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
Plumbus gold member
Jul 20 09
1017 plays
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trivia quiz  WWII Codenames and Nicknames cool 20 questions
Tough, 20 Qns, TwinFlame, Aug 12 07

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
TwinFlame
Aug 12 07
3996 plays
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trivia quiz  Enigma and Bletchley Park Codebreakers cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, root17, Oct 21 01

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
root17 gold member
Oct 21 01
3312 plays
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trivia quiz  Psst, Wanna Hear a Secret? cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, StarStruck60, Aug 21 09

Espionage dates as far back as man himself. Some spies have achieved fame and notoriety and some have been hailed as heroes
Tough
StarStruck60
Aug 21 09
792 plays
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trivia quiz  Code Breaking cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, skatharaki, May 23 16

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
skatharaki
May 23 16
291 plays
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trivia quiz  Famous People Who Spied on the Side cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, nmerr, Jun 30 11

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.
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nmerr gold member
Jun 30 11
648 plays
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trivia quiz  Americans Committing Espionage against America cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, PaysonAZ2011, Feb 10 14

This quiz is about Ten Americans convicted of espionage against the United States from World War II on.
Average
PaysonAZ2011
Feb 10 14
420 plays
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trivia quiz  Spies and Spy Rings in WWII cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, beterave, Feb 22 11

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!
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beterave
Feb 22 11
444 plays
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trivia quiz  Names of the Communist Secret Services 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, JASR, Jul 02 07

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
JASR
Jul 02 07
822 plays
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trivia quiz  Code Breakers 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, TemptressToo, Dec 15 13

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
TemptressToo
Dec 15 13
492 plays
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trivia quiz  Introduction to Cryptography and its History 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, kevinatilusa, Jun 17 02

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.
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kevinatilusa gold member
Jun 17 02
885 plays
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trivia quiz  We Spy 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Helene61, Jul 19 14

Can you identify these professional spies from history?
Average
Helene61 gold member
Jul 19 14
540 plays
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trivia quiz  Spies and Spying 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Pick61, Oct 22 12

Spies have been around since Alexander the Great. Here's some cloak and dagger trivia you might enjoy!
Average
Pick61
Oct 22 12
513 plays
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trivia quiz  WW II, Spying 123 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, patrick1971, Jun 03 01

Some random WWII spy questions.
Average
patrick1971
Jun 03 01
2115 plays
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trivia quiz  Soviet Spies 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, ironikinit, Jul 16 03

15 multiple choice questions on espionage during the Soviet era.
Average
ironikinit
Jul 16 03
942 plays
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trivia quiz  U.S. Secret Service Code Names 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Arachnomancer, Aug 04 07

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.
Tough
Arachnomancer
Aug 04 07
582 plays
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trivia quiz  Can You Crack the Code? 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, pennie1478, Sep 14 04

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
pennie1478 gold member
Sep 14 04
990 plays
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photo quiz  Code 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ClaudiaCat, Sep 25 17

Let us take a look at some codes and ciphers used by spies and those who want to keep a secret.
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ClaudiaCat gold member
Sep 25 17
246 plays
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trivia quiz  WW2 Code Names 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, cliffster69, May 26 01

Codes for individuals, units, operations, etc.
Average
cliffster69
May 26 01
2340 plays
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trivia quiz  Spies And Spy Agencies 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, sportcon, Mar 06 01

A little quiz about the espionage industry in the 20th Century.
Tough
sportcon
Mar 06 01
1758 plays
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trivia quiz  Decoding Military Operations 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, fiachra, Aug 12 05

In war operations, movements, meetings are always encoded. Fancy your chances at some decoding? Good luck and as ever enjoy.
Difficult
fiachra
Aug 12 05
798 plays
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trivia quiz  Codebreaking in WWII 5 questions
Tough, 5 Qns, ladymacb29, Sep 05 01

I watched a PBS special on codebreaking in WWII and found it so interesting, I had to make a quiz!
Tough
ladymacb29 editor
Sep 05 01
1494 plays
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trivia quiz  Operation WWII 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, finlady, Dec 14 01

During WWII an operation was a military or naval action, campaign or mission. The questions are multiple choice. For WWII buffs, enjoy.
Difficult
finlady
Dec 14 01
1608 plays
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trivia quiz  Espionage 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, riddhi, Mar 26 01

This quiz tests your SpyQ, most of the questions are about intelligence agencies, a few are about spies.
Difficult
riddhi
Mar 26 01
1353 plays
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trivia quiz  Alphabet Soup 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, Stillman, Jul 16 03

Think you know your intelligence acronyms? Find out here.
Difficult
Stillman
Jul 16 03
1308 plays
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trivia quiz  The British Intelligence Services 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, tlowen00r, May 23 05

A ten-question quiz on the British secret and intelligence services.
Tough
tlowen00r
May 23 05
690 plays
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