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102 German History quizzes and 1,428 German History trivia questions.
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1.
  Checkpoint Charlie Checkpoint Charlie top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
How much do you know about Checkpoint Charlie, the iconic crossing point in Berlin that was used during the Cold War?
Average, 10 Qns, Plodd, Sep 05 16
Average
Plodd
Sep 05 16
354 plays
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  Historic Realms The Electorate of Saxony Historic Realms: The Electorate of Saxony top quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
A little rusty on your history? Come learn a little about the world's historic realms in this photo quiz series. Here we have the Electorate of Saxony. (If you would like to have a better view of the images/maps, please click on them to enlarge!)
Average, 10 Qns, trident, Oct 14 14
Average
trident editor
529 plays
3.
  Germany-1900-1945 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
The German nation saw many monumental changes in its history between 1900 and 1945. This quiz will cover primarily the many political changes and political turmoil of the period.
Average, 10 Qns, liszkaj, Jul 16 12
Average
liszkaj
5398 plays
4.
  No Nazis Allowed great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Do you ever get the impression that German history involves nothing but war and Nazis? You shouldn't. Here's a look at Germany's 20th Century history and innovations, without any reference to Nazis, war, or tiny moustaches.
Average, 10 Qns, nautilator, Dec 29 14
Average
nautilator
504 plays
5.
  The Rise and Fall of the Berlin Wall The Rise and Fall of the Berlin Wall top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
I haven't been able to find any quizzes specifically on the Berlin Wall. I was in Berlin for the fall of the Berlin Wall, and it was the most amazing experience of my life!
Average, 10 Qns, anneliesj, Dec 02 14
Average
anneliesj
3247 plays
6.
  Germany, c. 1945-1960 top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Ten questions on Germany after World War II.
Average, 10 Qns, bloomsby, Feb 05 19
Average
bloomsby gold member
Feb 05 19
3221 plays
7.
  Don't Mention the War best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
When I started writing this quiz, over 70% of German history quizzes dealt with the Nazi epoch and the twenty-odd years leading up to Hitler taking command of all Germany. But German history is much more. So don't mention the Second World War!
Average, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Jul 21 17
Average
JanIQ gold member
Jul 21 17
417 plays
8.
  History of Berlin - 15 questions - 4 mins
Germany's capital of Berlin was at the center of turmoil for much of the 20th century. But its history goes back far deeper. How much do you know about Berlin's past?
Average, 15 Qns, Joepetz, Aug 09 21
Average
Joepetz gold member
Aug 09 21
162 plays
9.
  Bits of Early German History top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Here are some questions about early German history, long before the modern German state was established in 1871. I hope you find it interesting. Thanks for playing!
Average, 10 Qns, shvdotr, Nov 26 15
Average
shvdotr gold member
322 plays
10.
  More by Accident than by Design top quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Looking back in history, German reunification was inevitable, but the way it did happen was less than planned in at least a few key moments. Do you recall the events of 1989 and 1990 that led to it?
Average, 10 Qns, WesleyCrusher, Aug 15 13
Average
WesleyCrusher editor
594 plays
trivia question Quick Question
In 9 A.D the Germanic tribal chief Arminius led an army of warriors to victory against the forces of which great power?

From Quiz "Germany Through the Ages"




11.
  Germany 1815-1914 great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 6 mins
The history of Germany in the second half of this period is fairly well known, but that of the first half, rather less so. Test your knowledge and have fun.
Tough, 15 Qns, bloomsby, Sep 09 19
Tough
bloomsby gold member
Sep 09 19
3059 plays
12.
  German History 1918-33 popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 7 mins
This period in German history was turbulent and ended with the Nazis in power. Test your knowledge and have fun.
Tough, 15 Qns, bloomsby, Sep 12 17
Tough
bloomsby gold member
Sep 12 17
3032 plays
13.
  Berlin (1918-1933) top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz includes questions on the fascinating and often avantgarde cultural scene in Berlin at the time, as well as questions on political history. Have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, bloomsby, Feb 04 16
Average
bloomsby gold member
Feb 04 16
422 plays
14.
  Germany 1850 to 1950 History popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
A quiz about Germany during the 100 years that made it famous. This includes questions about the two World Wars plus Germany's unification in the 19th century.
Average, 15 Qns, Bretton, Jul 01 20
Average
Bretton
Jul 01 20
2816 plays
15.
  German States Before Unification great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Prior to 1871, "Germany" consisted of varying numbers of German-speaking states in constantly changing sizes and make-up. Here are some questions about some of them at various times. Have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, shvdotr, Nov 02 17
Average
shvdotr gold member
Nov 02 17
216 plays
16.
  Berlin (up to 1871) great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is the first in a series of three quizzes on the history of Berlin.
Average, 10 Qns, bloomsby, Sep 23 13
Average
bloomsby gold member
785 plays
17.
  Otto von Bismarck popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
A quiz on Otto von Bismarck and his time as German Chancellor.
Average, 10 Qns, Fareblaze, Apr 14 12
Average
Fareblaze
867 plays
18.
  Prussia in the 19th Century top quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
This is my second quiz on Prussia, and covers the 19th Century from the Napoleonic Era to about 1890.
Tough, 15 Qns, rwillia1, Apr 21 16
Tough
rwillia1
Apr 21 16
1214 plays
19.
  A German Miscellany, 1810-1910 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
A mixture of questions on less well known aspects of the period. Relax and enjoy!
Tough, 10 Qns, bloomsby, Nov 08 14
Tough
bloomsby gold member
1012 plays
20.
  Talk of the Town: Cologne 50-1945 AD popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Much has happened after the Roman "visitors" drank their very first goblet of wine on the banks of the Rhine at Cologne. Let's go back in time and listen to the talk of the town.
Average, 10 Qns, heidi66, May 14 09
Average
heidi66 gold member
566 plays
21.
  German History - Highways and Byways popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
A wide-ranging, short quiz with a slight bias towards misunderstood and neglected areas, but relax and have fun!
Tough, 10 Qns, bloomsby, May 19 13
Tough
bloomsby gold member
965 plays
22.
  German History top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Some questions about German history (1871-2007). Enjoy!
Tough, 10 Qns, nicola_e, Sep 27 16
Tough
nicola_e
Sep 27 16
1600 plays
23.
  Berlin: East and West popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 7 mins
Berlin was a city that most Americans knew about only through spy novels and TV programs. There was a lot more to this wonderful city than just a graffiti covered wall and barbed wire. Here is a little trip around pre- and post-Cold War Berlin.
Tough, 15 Qns, redrock, Sep 12 07
Tough
redrock
1092 plays
24.
  The History of Cologne popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Cologne is one of the most beautiful and historic cities of Germany. This quiz covers Cologne's history from its founding to the modern day.
Average, 10 Qns, Joepetz, May 11 15
Average
Joepetz gold member
270 plays
25.
  Prussia in the 18th Century great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is my first quiz. This will cover the history of the now vanished state of Prussia in Europe. This first quiz covers the 18th Century.
Average, 10 Qns, rwillia1, Jun 20 17
Average
rwillia1
Jun 20 17
831 plays
26.
  Germany Through the Ages popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
An assortment of questions spanning 2,000 years of German history. The first half are about the pre-Napoleonic era, while the second half is more recent. Enjoy and good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, rwillia1, Nov 12 15
Average
rwillia1
1622 plays
27.
  German History in Roman Numerals - 10 questions - 4 mins
In this quiz, ten years in which important events in German history occurred are presented in Roman numerals and you are asked question about the events that happened on them. All dates are AD. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, DeepHistory, Nov 19 15
Average
DeepHistory gold member
507 plays
28.
  Hitler Becomes Chancellor popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 8 mins
This quiz covers the period in German history from the late twenties thru the early thirties. The focus is on political events and the people involved in them. I hope you find the quiz interesting :)
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, HTG, May 23 08
Very Difficult
HTG
3008 plays
29.
  Rise and Fall of the Weimar Republic - 10 questions - 4 mins
World War I and the Nazi period are quite well known. Test yourself on the years between and on the events that led to the rise of Hitler and the Nazis.
Average, 10 Qns, jesus_rocks, May 14 18
Average
jesus_rocks
May 14 18
1171 plays
30.
  The Weimar Republic - 10 questions - 4 mins
I have just taken my G.C.S.E. history exam, and decided to create a quiz for others who are either studying the Weimar Republic or are just interested in German history!
Average, 10 Qns, helenasykes, Jul 26 12
Average
helenasykes
1275 plays
31.
  German Unification (19th Century) - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is about the unification of the German states in the 1800s. The quiz includes questions about the people and countries involved.
Average, 10 Qns, Cori14, Jul 25 06
Average
Cori14
1143 plays
32.
  Bavarian Hodgepodge - 10 questions - 4 mins
From independent state to German land, answer these 10 questions about Bavaria.
Average, 10 Qns, bernie73, Nov 29 18
Average
bernie73 gold member
Nov 29 18
177 plays
33.
  The Bauhaus Cities - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a quiz about Weimar, Dessau and Berlin - the three cities that were home to the Bauhaus school of architecture and design.
Average, 10 Qns, babulina, Oct 29 11
Average
babulina
210 plays
34.
  20th Century German History by the Decade - 10 questions - 4 mins
A time-travel through 20th Century German history with a stop in every decade. Have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, vishvakarman, Feb 19 02
Average
vishvakarman
1788 plays
35.
  The Provinces of Prussia - 15 questions - 6 mins
Prussia became a European super power from ca. 1700. This strong military state won many notable victories. This quiz is about some of the provinces of Prussia.
Tough, 15 Qns, author, Oct 16 04
Tough
author
750 plays
36.
In the period 1919-1923 the Weimar Government in Germany faced many problems - try this quiz and see how much you know about them!
Average, 10 Qns, Kirsty_Anne, Feb 15 21
Average
Kirsty_Anne
Feb 15 21
904 plays
37.
  German Youth Movement - 10 questions - 5 mins
This is for all interested in the Youth Movement of Germany in the 20th century
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, lenz1970, Feb 07 04
Very Difficult
lenz1970
739 plays
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