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  Track the Events of the 2000s Track the Events of the 2000s best quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
At the turn of the century (and the millennium), the people of the world faced new issues and events which would forever shape out planet. See if you can track the events as they happened year by year in the 2000s decade. Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, May 07 13
Average
kyleisalive editor
7525 plays
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  A Slice in Time: 2000s World History top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
How much do you remember about the first decade of the third millenium?
Average, 10 Qns, brewster76, May 05 15
Average
brewster76
5942 plays
3.
  2009 Anniversaries top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
2009 saw many landmark events in UK history celebrate landmark anniversaries. From the descriptions given can you tell what event is celebrating what anniversary?
Average, 10 Qns, Snowman, Nov 17 09
Average
Snowman gold member
1651 plays
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  The First Ten Years The First Ten Years - 10 questions - 4 mins
Questions that consist of information from 2001 to 2010.
Average, 10 Qns, pennie1478, Aug 02 14
Average
pennie1478
1952 plays
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  10 Question It Happened In 2002 Quiz popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
How much attention were you paying in 2002?
Average, 10 Qns, elizabethmc, Feb 16 06
Average
elizabethmc
6465 plays
6.
  Three Little Noughties - 10 questions - 4 mins
You have been given three historical events and all you need to do is match them up to the relevant year between 2000 and 2009, otherwise known as the noughties.
Easier, 10 Qns, Plodd, Feb 25 17
Easier
Plodd
Feb 25 17
1027 plays
7.
  2007 Anniversaries best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Many famous events are celebrating (if that is the right word) landmark anniversaries in 2007. Can you tell which anniversary each event is marking?
Tough, 10 Qns, Snowman, Jun 23 13
Tough
Snowman gold member
3486 plays
8.
  Global Hot Spots 2002 popular trivia quiz - 25 questions - 7 mins
25 questions about places that were in the news during the first half of 2002.
Tough, 25 Qns, chessart, Jun 21 13
Tough
chessart gold member
5354 plays
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  World Hot Spots, 1999-2001 - 25 questions - 6 mins
This quiz covers areas of the world in the news during the two-year period prior to August of 2001.
Tough, 25 Qns, chessart, Jun 08 19
Tough
chessart gold member
Jun 08 19
4013 plays
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  What was that last digit again? - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here are ten events from the first decade of the new millennium (well, technically, one of them precedes it). They're not the big headliners but they were still important. Do you remember in which year they occurred?
Average, 10 Qns, WesleyCrusher, Feb 25 17
Average
WesleyCrusher editor
Feb 25 17
793 plays
trivia question Quick Question
In 2007, the classic novel "On The Road" celebrated a special anniversary. How many years previously had Jack Kerouac's novel first been published?

From Quiz "2007 Anniversaries"




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  Global Hot Spots 2003 - 10 questions - 4 mins
Ten questions on problem areas in 2003.
Average, 10 Qns, chessart, Apr 20 10
Average
chessart gold member
3299 plays
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  Only Smarties Have the Answers for 2003 - 15 questions - 5 mins
So you read the newspapers, you watch the news, you are well informed, then take this quiz and find out. The questions get progressively more difficult, be warned but have fun.
Tough, 15 Qns, Fiachra, Dec 29 11
Tough
Fiachra
3731 plays
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The Beijing Olympics happened from August 8 to August 24th, 2008. Here is a quiz about events from that time span, that are not directly focused on the Olympics.
Average, 10 Qns, Not_Worthy, Oct 03 18
Average
Not_Worthy
Oct 03 18
188 plays
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  That's News to Me (10) - 15 questions - 6 mins
Another quiz on the news as compiled in Britain. Made in October 2004 this quiz is hopefully of interest to everyone and not too difficult.
Tough, 15 Qns, rialto88, Sep 30 05
Tough
rialto88
1756 plays
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  Review of News from 2005 - 25 questions - 8 mins
As 2005 draws to a close I invite you to review the months gone by and reflect on what celebrities, politicians and ordinary folk have been up to in the last twelve months.
Tough, 25 Qns, bracklaman, Jan 01 06
Tough
bracklaman
1453 plays
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  That's News To Me (9) - 15 questions - 5 mins
Another quiz on current events seen through the British media. A quiz with an international flavour and made in the beginning of September 2004.
Tough, 15 Qns, rialto88, Sep 19 16
Tough
rialto88
Sep 19 16
2050 plays
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  2001 - "Not A Good Year" - 10 questions - 5 mins
2001 was a shocking year. None of us will ever forget it. If you're interested in world events, then this quiz is for you. Good luck.
Difficult, 10 Qns, fiachra, Oct 24 03
Difficult
fiachra
4443 plays
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  Fallujah: The Most Dangerous City in Iraq - 10 questions - 4 mins
This was the most dangerous city in Iraq. Terrorists, extremists, and ex-Ba'athists were spoiling for a fight. Worse than that, there was a series of errors in leadership by the fledgling occupation.
Average, 10 Qns, beterave, Dec 23 12
Average
beterave
250 plays
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  That's News to Me (7) - 15 questions - 5 mins
Another quiz on current affairs as viewed from the English media and a quiz written in June 2004. Hopefully not too difficult to answer wherever you live in the world.
Tough, 15 Qns, rialto88, Mar 23 16
Tough
rialto88
Mar 23 16
1225 plays
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  That's News to Me (6) - 25 questions - 6 mins
A look at current affairs as seen through the British media in the opening months of 2004. This will include a fairly light hearted look at life and is a quiz for everyone globally, not just the British.
Tough, 25 Qns, rialto88, Nov 13 22
Tough
rialto88
Nov 13 22
1135 plays
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  That's News to Me (2) - 20 questions - 6 mins
This is a quiz on the news in the British media during August 2003. How well do you remember the news?
Tough, 20 Qns, rialto88, Nov 06 11
Tough
rialto88
1129 plays
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  That's News to Me (5) - 15 questions - 5 mins
World events from November 2003 as viewed from Britain. A quiz that is not just for those who live in Britain.
Tough, 15 Qns, rialto88, Apr 05 16
Tough
rialto88
Apr 05 16
1168 plays
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  That's News to Me (8) - 20 questions - 6 mins
Another quiz about current affairs as seen through the British media. Compiled in July 2004. Please have a go at it wherever you live on the planet, or beyond - if you happen to be a politician!
Tough, 20 Qns, rialto88, Aug 24 09
Tough
rialto88
1084 plays
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  That's News to Me (3) - 20 questions - 6 mins
A look at the news in September 2003 from the viewpoint of the British media.
Tough, 20 Qns, rialto88, Jan 28 07
Tough
rialto88
952 plays
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  That's News to Me (Special) - 10 questions - 4 mins
After an incredible few days in the life of Britain this quiz is back. The author has returned from a short winter holiday to check your awareness of world affairs in January 2004.
Average, 10 Qns, rialto88, Aug 11 15
Average
rialto88
772 plays
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  That's News To Me (11) - 15 questions - 6 mins
Another chance to test your knowledge of current affairs. A quiz made in Britain at the end of December 2004.
Tough, 15 Qns, rialto88, Dec 19 15
Tough
rialto88
753 plays
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  That's News to Me (4) - 15 questions - 6 mins
How well do you remember some of the leading news of October 2003? Compiled from Britain, but not too difficult a quiz wherever you live.
Tough, 15 Qns, rialto88, Mar 22 12
Tough
rialto88
901 plays
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  2004 - 10 questions - 5 mins
How much were you paying attention in 2004?
Tough, 10 Qns, elizabethmc, Apr 01 12
Tough
elizabethmc
1686 plays
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  Global Hot Spots 2004 - 10 questions - 5 mins
Ten questions on world hot spots in 2004.
Tough, 10 Qns, chessart, Mar 04 05
Tough
chessart gold member
1375 plays
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  That's News to Me (1) - 15 questions - 7 mins
This is a quiz on the news in the British media in July 2003. How well do you remember the main news stories?
Difficult, 15 Qns, rialto88, Mar 30 13
Difficult
rialto88
1120 plays
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  It Happened in July 2001 #1 - 10 questions - 5 mins
A news based quiz for the week of July 1st to 7th. Topics: Independence Day, presidents, medicine, President Bush, Mark Twain, China, United Nations, Beatles, space, NASA, welfare, congress.
Tough, 10 Qns, judy07470, Sep 12 13
Tough
judy07470
955 plays
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  10 It Happened in 2002 Questions - 10 questions - 6 mins
This quiz will test your knowledge of events from around the world in 2002.
Tough, 10 Qns, val9000, Jul 31 11
Tough
val9000
1768 plays
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  It Happened in June 2001: Part A - 10 questions - 5 mins
A news based quiz for the week of June 24th to 30th. Topics: U.S. states, space, politics, criminology, federal reserve, Academy Awards, actor, Microsoft, billion, sports, AIDS.
Tough, 10 Qns, judy07470, Mar 14 06
Tough
judy07470
1111 plays
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  That's News to Me (August 2005) - 10 questions - 6 mins
Back again for another close encounter with recent events viewed via the British media in August 2005. An international and sporting content is included in the questions.
Difficult, 10 Qns, rialto88, Jun 21 13
Difficult
rialto88
928 plays
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  The Week That Was: June 18th-24th, 2005 - 10 questions - 6 mins
Forget things as soon as you learn them? Here's a quiz aimed at testing your short term memory of newsworthy events happening in the world around you. Grab a cup of hot cocoa, cozy up to the computer and let's reminisce about the not so distant past.
Difficult, 10 Qns, hatfm, Nov 07 10
Difficult
hatfm
799 plays
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  The Week That Was: May 14th-20th, 2005 - 10 questions - 5 mins
Forget things as soon as you learn them? Here's a quiz aimed at testing your short term memory of newsworthy events happening in the world around you. Grab a cup of hot cocoa, cozy up to the computer and let's reminisce about the not so distant past.
Difficult, 10 Qns, hatfm, Jun 04 05
Difficult
hatfm
691 plays
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  The Week That Was: June 11th-17th, 2005 - 10 questions - 5 mins
Forget things as soon as you learn them? Here's a quiz aimed at testing your short term memory of newsworthy events happening in the world around you. Grab a cup of hot cocoa, cozy up to the computer and let's reminisce about the not so distant past.
Tough, 10 Qns, hatfm, Jun 23 05
Tough
hatfm
625 plays
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  Events in the year Y2K (2000) - 15 questions - 6 mins
How well do you know the events that occured in 2000? Good luck:) Recognition to: Encarta Encyclopedia
Difficult, 15 Qns, silvercoat, May 15 11
Difficult
silvercoat
4109 plays
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  The Week That Was: July 2nd-8th, 2005 - 10 questions - 6 mins
Forget things as soon as you learn them? Here's a quiz aimed at testing your short term memory of newsworthy events happening in the world around you. Grab a cup of hot cocoa, cozy up to the computer and let's reminisce about the not-so- distant past.
Difficult, 10 Qns, hatfm, Jul 12 05
Difficult
hatfm
1309 plays
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Forget things as soon as you learn them? Here's a quiz aimed at testing your short term memory of newsworthy events happening in the world around you. Grab a cup of hot cocoa, cozy up to the computer and let's reminisce about the not-so- distant past.
Tough, 10 Qns, hatfm, Oct 22 11
Tough
hatfm
745 plays
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  It Happened in June 2001: Part B - 10 questions - 5 mins
A quiz on news for the week of June 10-16, 2001. Questions about President Bush, NATO, Sweden, Italy - and Los Angeles Zoo.
Tough, 10 Qns, judy07470, Aug 29 11
Tough
judy07470
733 plays
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  It Happened in July 2001 #2 - 10 questions - 5 mins
A news based quiz for the week of July 8th to 14th. Topics: sports, Wimbledon, GPS, seismology, Olympics, Emmy Awards, art, Michelangelo, Pamplona, running of the bulls.
Tough, 10 Qns, judy07470, Nov 25 16
Tough
judy07470
Nov 25 16
661 plays
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  The Week That Was: July 9th-15th, 2005 - 10 questions - 6 mins
Forget things as soon as you learn them? Here's a quiz aimed at testing your short term memory of newsworthy events happening in the world around you. Grab a cup of hot cocoa, cozy up to the computer and let's reminisce about the not-so- distant past.
Difficult, 10 Qns, hatfm, Jul 22 05
Difficult
hatfm
751 plays
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  Sat May 28th - Fri June 3rd, 2005 - 10 questions - 5 mins
Forget things as soon as you learn them? Here's a quiz aimed at testing your short term memory of newsworthy events happening in the world around you. Grab a cup of hot cocoa, cozy up to the computer and let's reminisce about the not so distant past.
Difficult, 10 Qns, hatfm, Nov 17 06
Difficult
hatfm
574 plays
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  The Week That Was: June 25th-July 1st, 2005 - 10 questions - 6 mins
Forget things as soon as you learn them? Here's a quiz aimed at testing your short term memory of newsworthy events happening in the world around you. Grab a cup of hot cocoa, cozy up to the computer and let's reminisce about the not so distant past.
Difficult, 10 Qns, hatfm, Jul 04 05
Difficult
hatfm
646 plays
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  The Week That Was: July 16th-22th, 2005 - 10 questions - 5 mins
Forget things as soon as you learn them? Here's a quiz aimed at testing your short term memory of newsworthy events happening in the world around you. Grab a cup of hot cocoa, cozy up to the computer and let's reminisce about the not-so-distant past.
Tough, 10 Qns, hatfm, Jul 27 05
Tough
hatfm
757 plays
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  Events In The Year 2000 - 20 questions - 10 mins
Do you remember the events that happened last year? A brief overview can be found here. I tried to make the quiz as global as possible, so everyone should get a decent score. Enjoy.
Very Difficult, 20 Qns, wimm, May 20 10
Very Difficult
wimm
2809 plays
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  The Week That Was: July 23rd-29th, 2005 - 10 questions - 5 mins
Forget things as soon as you learn them? Here's a quiz aimed at testing your short term memory of newsworthy events happening in the world around you. Grab a cup of hot cocoa, cozy up to the computer and let's reminisce about the not-so- distant past.
Difficult, 10 Qns, hatfm, Nov 29 10
Difficult
hatfm
658 plays
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  The Week That Was: June 4th-10th, 2005 - 10 questions - 6 mins
Forget things as soon as you learn them? Here's a quiz aimed at testing your short term memory of newsworthy events happening in the world around you. Grab a cup of hot cocoa, cozy up to the computer and let's reminisce about the not so distant past.
Difficult, 10 Qns, hatfm, Jun 20 05
Difficult
hatfm
625 plays
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  What happened in 2003? - 10 questions - 6 mins
This quiz is about general history that was made in 2003. It covers areas from world events to sport to celebrities. Have fun!
Difficult, 10 Qns, c1gey, Sep 28 11
Difficult
c1gey
3199 plays
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  The Week That Was: May 21st-28th, 2005 - 10 questions - 6 mins
Forget things as soon as you learn them? Here's a quiz aimed at testing your short term memory of newsworthy events happening in the world around you. Grab a cup of hot cocoa, cozy up to the computer and let's reminisce about the not so distant past.
Difficult, 10 Qns, hatfm, Jun 14 05
Difficult
hatfm
508 plays
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