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trivia quiz  World History cool 25 questions
Tough, 25 Qns, Sprink1234, Mar 06 13

World History strictly B.C.
Tough
Sprink1234
25716 plays
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trivia quiz  Lost Ancient Cities cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, durendal, Mar 29 20

Can you name the ancient cities from these clues. From ancient Greece to the Incan Andes, stopping shortly to take a look through Europe and beyond!
Average
durendal
Mar 29 20
14907 plays
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trivia quiz  Ancient Historical Facts cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, nerthus, Oct 13 09

Just a few questions about the ancient world. Enjoy!
Difficult
nerthus
13212 plays
4.
trivia quiz  Ancient Civilizations 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, robert362, Feb 11 02

A little bit of ancient history.
Average
robert362
11304 plays
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trivia quiz  Ancient Geography cool 20 questions
Tough, 20 Qns, ironikinit, Oct 05 04

Twenty multiple choice questions on ancient locations and peoples.
Tough
ironikinit
9210 plays
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trivia quiz  Ancient Civilizations cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Jun 05 17

I will give you a brief list of accomplishments or characteristics, of some rather obscure group of people and you shall ferret out the proper name.
Tough
thejazzkickazz gold member
Jun 05 17
8871 plays
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trivia quiz  World History Made Simple: 2900 B.C. - 800 B.C. cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, rblayer, Nov 30 15

My last quiz covered two and a half millenia in ten questions, so I don't think anyone should have been brain damaged. Here are ten more significant events over the next 2100 years. Enjoy.
Average
rblayer
Nov 30 15
7542 plays
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trivia quiz  B. C. - They Lived Before Christ cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, doomed, Mar 01 13

Much of importance happened in the era before Christ and many famous people lived then ... What can you remember of your history lessons that covered the B.C era in different parts of the world?
Average
doomed
6510 plays
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trivia quiz  Traitors and Villains of the Ancient World cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Gimpess, Nov 07 19

Some of the less honourable members of the ancient world are included in this quiz. Use the clues provided to identify them. Good Luck!
Average
Gimpess
Nov 07 19
5268 plays
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trivia quiz  A Hodgepodge of Ancient History 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, playmate1111, Oct 23 13

This quiz was written as a challenge for the Amazing Race. I learned a lot from it and hope you do too.
Average
playmate1111 gold member
2313 plays
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trivia quiz  The Goths cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, bloomsby, May 23 13

The Goths played a key role in bringing an already weakened West Roman Empire to its knees, and in turn they also established kingdoms of their own in parts the Western Empire. Find out more about this mysterious people.
Difficult
bloomsby gold member
4902 plays
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trivia quiz  World History Made Simple - 5500 - 3000 B.C. 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, rblayer, May 30 15

Sure it happened a long, long time ago. But the effects of these ten historical events are felt to this date. But ten dates from a two thousand five hundred year period should'nt be asking too much. Enjoy!
Average
rblayer
May 30 15
4902 plays
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trivia quiz  Tales of the Tribes: Result? Goose Egg! 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, May 12 17

The Twelve Tribes of Israel, descendants of Jacob, inhabited the land of Canaan for quite some time until a disagreement set the stage for a major disaster that resulted in the loss of identity for all tribes.
Average
ponycargirl editor
May 12 17
1143 plays
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trivia quiz  The World at One cool 10 questions
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Mar 15 10

What was the world like at the year 1 AD on the western calendar? Obviously the birth of civilization did not occur at this date, many civilizations had already come and gone...but what was happening in the world of that time? Let's find out...
Very Difficult
thejazzkickazz gold member
5112 plays
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trivia quiz  The First European Civilization cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Dec 31 15

Fifteen hundred years before the Classical Age in Greece, the Minoans built fine palaces, developed writing, and created an intricate plumbing system. Test your knowledge regarding the first European civilization.
Tough
ponycargirl editor
Dec 31 15
3396 plays
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trivia quiz  The World in 1000...B.C. 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Sep 05 03

This quiz is a very general survey of what the world looked like politically in 1000 B.C. Keep in mind that some dates are approximations...1000 B.C. was a long time ago after all! Have fun!
Difficult
thejazzkickazz gold member
4497 plays
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trivia quiz  Mediterranean World of Antiquity 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, the_villain, Nov 10 13

Welcome to the Mediterranean World of Antiquity.
Average
the_villain
3072 plays
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trivia quiz  Ancient History 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, trajancaesar, Feb 26 10

Hello - and welcome to my first quiz. I'll keep this short. Have fun!
Tough
trajancaesar
2991 plays
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match quiz  Triumphal March cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, LadyNym, Aug 08 16

Inspired by Giuseppe Verdi's famous composition, here's a matching quiz about the remarkable feats of some ancient rulers, conquerors and military leaders.
Easy
LadyNym gold member
Aug 08 16
1005 plays
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trivia quiz  The World in 500...AD! cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Sep 10 07

In order to celebrate the creation of my 500th quiz, queries about the world of 500 AD have been selected. Thank you for your kind patronage...on to 1000!
Difficult
thejazzkickazz gold member
3816 plays
21.
trivia quiz  Ancient Civilizations 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, reedy, Aug 25 20

Can you recognize these ancient civilizations if I name three cities that were part of them?
Average
reedy gold member
Aug 25 20
3720 plays
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trivia quiz  The Barbarians of Europe 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, CzarManx, Sep 21 09

This quiz tests the knowledge of the barbarian tribes of early Europe, like the Visigoths and Ostrogoths, Huns, Vandals.
Average
CzarManx
3567 plays
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trivia quiz  Early Civilizations 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, lemunchii, Apr 13 18

Test your knowledge in this easy test covering Paleolithic, Neolithic, Ancient Egypt and Hebraic times. This test covers basic humanitarian knowledge. Good luck!
Average
lemunchii
Apr 13 18
2514 plays
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trivia quiz  Ancient Capitals of the World cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Sep 07 18

Many times in history the major economic or religious center of a region became its capital. Let's see if you can correctly identify some ancient capital cities!
Average
ponycargirl editor
Sep 07 18
516 plays
25.
trivia quiz  A Little Ancient History 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, kaab, Mar 24 16

Just a few multiple choice questions. Have fun ...
Tough
kaab
Mar 24 16
3435 plays
26.
trivia quiz  Facts 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, akkad22, Feb 26 10

Quiz on random facts from Ancient History.
Tough
akkad22
3282 plays
27.
trivia quiz  The First Century: Christians, Romans, and Jews cool 25 questions
Difficult, 25 Qns, medvedok, Jul 16 10

This is quiz is on first century events as they concerned Christians, Romans, and Jews.
Difficult
medvedok
2133 plays
28.
match quiz  Ancient Leaders and their States cool 15 questions
Easy, 15 Qns, Ampelos, Aug 29 17

This is a match quiz. Assign the ancient leader to their cities or nations. The matches get more challenging as the quiz progresses.
Easy
Ampelos gold member
Aug 29 17
609 plays
29.
photo quiz  You've Gotta Love Those Hebrews! cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Nov 02 17

Isn't it amazing that a people, who began as a small group of nomads, made one of the greatest contributions to our world today?
Average
ponycargirl editor
Nov 02 17
984 plays
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match quiz  Tales of Ancient Capitals cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Jan 09 17

Many times in history the major economic or religious center of a region became its capital. Let's see if you can match the ancient capital to the area or people it served.
Average
ponycargirl editor
Jan 09 17
639 plays
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