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  There are 19 quizzes and 225 trivia questions in this category.
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Absolute Power ...

"Power tends to corrupt, but absolute power corrupts absolutely". (Lord Acton, 1834-1902). A quiz on some of the most corrupt and murderous world leaders of the twentieth century.
Average (10 qns)
3762 plays
The 'Great Dictators'

The twentieth century saw the rise and fall of many a dictator, in all parts of the world. A dictator is anyone who has absolute power in a country without being democratically elected. My sources are the Encyclopaedia Britannica and Wikipedia.
Average (25 qns)
3123 plays
Dictators' Wives

Behind every dictator, there is usually a wife wielding considerable power. This quiz looks at some famous, or infamous, First Ladies.
Average (10 qns)
2742 plays
Personality Cults

Repressive regimes indulge in personality cults sustained by an adoring mass media to create the image of the leaders as being larger than life and wise in all things. See if you can identify these characters or their claims to fame.
Difficult (10 qns)
1572 plays
Dictator, President, King, or Outlaw?

In this quiz you are given a historic event and a person related to it. You will have to decide which title best describes the person listed - dictator (one who seizes power), president (elected leader), king (monarch or emperor) or outlaw (criminal).
Average (10 qns)
3246 plays
The Wrong Guy Was In Charge - Crazy Dictators

Dictators are often vicious megalomaniacs. They commit crimes against those they govern but they also do things that cause head shaking, eye rolling and laughter. Can you name these loony leaders and the countries they ruled?
Average (10 qns)
423 plays
Taking Dictation - Part II

Yet another set of dictators to be put in their place!
Easy (10 qns)
Aug 31 16
429 plays
He Won't Go

A change can be very nice. Some world leaders take their sweet time about leaving their post however and refuse to step down. See what you know about these ten examples that had their people going "he won't go".
Easy (10 qns)
630 plays
Taking Dictation - Part 1

Can you match these brutal dictators with the countries they tyrannized?
Easy (15 qns)
Aug 29 16
588 plays
Twentieth Century Dictators

There have been some very unpleasant political leaders throughout the ages. Here I'm asking you to identify some of the dictators from the twentieth century. Good luck.
Average (10 qns)
4668 plays
The Quotable Tyrant

Say what you will about dictators, warlords and despots, most of them had some vaguely interesting things to say! See if you can match the quote with the autocrat!
Difficult (10 qns)
1245 plays
Despot Calling the Kettle Black

Choose the correct dictator I describe in each question. Note that a couple have somewhat vague descriptions because I would be giving away the answer if I went into further detail.
Easy (10 qns)
618 plays
Run from Tyrants and Dictators!

Remember that one man's tyrant can be another man's hero. Here's a look at just a few of my favourite tyrants!
Easy (10 qns)
2019 plays
Mussolini and Friends

Surprise....surprise! Not only Hitler was his "friend"....Take this quiz and learn more about some of Benito Mussolini's life and friends.
Average (10 qns)
312 plays
Dictators, Tyrants And Other Oppressors

Ruling with an iron fist somehow seems to be a good recipe for an (ambiguous) type of popularity. See how well you remember some of the more fearsome rulers in human history.
Tough (10 qns)
4446 plays
If I Were A Dictator......

The top 10 greediest and bloodiest "liberators" of Africa, as listed by The list starts at number ten and ends with Numero Uno.
Average (10 qns)
417 plays
Yes, I'm the Great Dictator

This is an Author Challenge quiz, on people who were (or are) mostly real and mostly dictators, with just one linguistic question thrown in for good measure.
Tough (10 qns)
369 plays
Sic Semper Tyrannis

Greed. Power. Megalomania. It's good to be king. Can you name these great dictators?
Tough (10 qns)
2817 plays
Coup d'etat

This quiz is probably the first of its kind. It pertains to the major coups that have been staged in the past in different parts of the world. Lets see how well are you acquainted with them.
Difficult (25 qns)
795 plays
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