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World War II raged from 1939 to 1945, involving the vast majority of nations. It resulted in the deaths of at least 60 million soldiers and civilians. This category explores the war, its history, and its legacy.
582 quizzes and 8,148 trivia questions.
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  World War 2 in General best quiz - 25 questions - 6 mins
General World War II knowledge that shouldn't be too difficult for most.
Average, 25 Qns, bertho, Jul 07 20
Average
bertho
Jul 07 20
40254 plays
2.
  Military Nick-Names best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Nick-names can be terms of affection or witty insights describing character. See if you can identify these military commanders from the Second World War by their nick-names.
Average, 10 Qns, mstanaway, Apr 15 12
Average
mstanaway
11698 plays
3.
  General World War II Trivia popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 2 mins
This is just a quiz about World War II. Good luck and, as always, thanks for playing.
Easier, 10 Qns, TheJay, Feb 17 22
Easier
TheJay
Feb 17 22
15353 plays
4.
  Structure of WWII great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 3 mins
This is quite an easy and informative quiz. I hope you like it! :)
Easier, 15 Qns, Corycool, Feb 06 22
Easier
Corycool
Feb 06 22
14139 plays
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  WWII in General great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Basic knowledge of WWII.
Tough, 10 Qns, kristina_0907, Sep 28 21
Tough
kristina_0907
Sep 28 21
9960 plays
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  World War 2 Mixture 3 top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This is my third quiz on World War 2. Anything about World War 2 could be on this quiz.
Tough, 10 Qns, kabeesh, Mar 12 18
Tough
kabeesh
Mar 12 18
6251 plays
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Can you match each of these Americans with the role they played in the Second World War?
Easier, 10 Qns, Dizart, May 30 19
Easier
Dizart gold member
May 30 19
806 plays
8.
  World War 2: Mixture 2 top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This is a quiz about the world's greatest conflict.
Tough, 10 Qns, kabeesh, Oct 24 11
Tough
kabeesh
5084 plays
9.
  Speeches of World War II - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz contains quotes from ten speeches given between 1939 and 1945 that will need to be put in the order in which they were given. The person who gave the speech is given as a hint.
Tough, 10 Qns, pennie1478, May 19 22
Tough
pennie1478
May 19 22
221 plays
10.
  World War 2 from K-O best quiz - 20 questions - 6 mins
This third quiz explores World War 2 with the letters K, L, M, N, and O.
Tough, 20 Qns, kabeesh, Jan 21 12
Tough
kabeesh
4165 plays
trivia question Quick Question
A Japanese soldier keeping a diary might have written about their experiences on ga-to. What were they talking about?

From Quiz "Say What?!?"




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  Take this World War II Quiz popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 4 mins
This questions should pose no difficulty to history buffs.
Average, 15 Qns, davide, Dec 15 18
Average
davide
Dec 15 18
15883 plays
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  Allied Powers of World War II top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a general quiz about some of the Allied Powers in World War II.
Average, 10 Qns, jagphillyfan1, Mar 28 18
Average
jagphillyfan1
Mar 28 18
4755 plays
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  World War II Trivia (Mainly U.S.) top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is my second World War II Quiz, but this one is a little more tricky. Good Luck!
Average, 10 Qns, nwehe, Feb 10 12
Average
nwehe
4773 plays
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  American Special Forces WW2 best quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
The elite units of the Airborne, Rangers and 1st Special Service Forces were used to spearhead difficult attacks and stalemates throughout the war. This quiz is a broad history and a look at some major campaigns.
Average, 15 Qns, Bertho, Apr 22 12
Average
Bertho
4949 plays
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  World War II as Cause and Effect - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz poses questions on WWII from the cause and effect angle.
Easier, 10 Qns, charlemagne, Aug 08 13
Easier
charlemagne
8719 plays
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  World War II Test great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Test your knowledge of famous World War II leaders and events.
Easier, 10 Qns, ElvishLord, Apr 04 16
Easier
ElvishLord
Apr 04 16
1612 plays
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  Causes of World War II popular trivia quiz - 25 questions - 6 mins
Test your knowledge of the 20 years between the two World Wars. Have fun!
Tough, 25 Qns, translucent, Feb 25 10
Tough
translucent
8957 plays
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  World War 2 Review great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here are some general questions about key events and people from World War 2. Most of the questions are geared towards American, German, and Soviet actions.
Easier, 10 Qns, skydude13579, Nov 07 21
Easier
skydude13579
Nov 07 21
1141 plays
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  World War Two Acrostic great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
As before, my thanks to ensiform for the idea of an acrostic quiz. The initial letters of the answers to questions 2 through 10 spell the answer to question one. All questions relate to World War Two.
Average, 10 Qns, spanishliz, Apr 20 09
Average
spanishliz editor
5189 plays
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  Quotes from World War Two great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
1938-1946 saw the World turn upside down with a War that changed the way we lived. Who said what, though?
Average, 10 Qns, doomed, Jun 27 12
Average
doomed
5377 plays
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  Bread and Circuses top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The British policy of appeasement toward Nazi Germany failed to halt that country's aggressive expansionism, ultimately playing a part in plunging the world into war.
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Dec 30 15
Average
pollucci19 gold member
550 plays
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  Easy World War II Quiz - 10 Questions - 10 questions - 2 mins
A short, general knowledge quiz about the bloodiest war in history. Enjoy!
Easier, 10 Qns, LightningJack7, Dec 05 13
Easier
LightningJack7
1627 plays
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  WWII Trivia Test top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz has no specific theme except that it's all about WWII. Enjoy!
Tough, 10 Qns, Demon_Boy, Jan 18 15
Tough
Demon_Boy
3657 plays
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  The Participants of World War II great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz is about the countries and continents that fought in WWII. Please note that colonies and commonwealths fall under their mother country and their mother country's continent. Good luck!
Tough, 10 Qns, halofan333, Feb 01 11
Tough
halofan333
5494 plays
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  When Good Men Do Nothing top quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Are you a good man or woman? Then why do nothing, when evil things prevail? Let's look at some folks who didn't confront morally wrong issues. And at some who did. (Thanks Midget40, for the quiz challenge)
Tough, 10 Qns, logcrawler, Nov 25 11
Tough
logcrawler gold member
1574 plays
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  World War II: Key Dates and Figures popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
World War II was one of the bloodiest and most vicious wars ever fought. How much do you remember from your high-school history classes about this horrifying war?
Easier, 10 Qns, jamespark888, Aug 14 17
Easier
jamespark888
Aug 14 17
1668 plays
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  World War II Quiz Challenge popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
How much do you know about World War II? Try yourself here
Average, 10 Qns, Jack1501, Feb 01 21
Average
Jack1501
Feb 01 21
2182 plays
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  The Ultimate World War II Quiz popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a relatively easy quiz on World War II. Good Luck.
Tough, 10 Qns, jonmack27, Mar 23 19
Tough
jonmack27
Mar 23 19
6295 plays
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  World War II: Locations great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Another beginners' quiz on WWII. Hope you'll have fun :)
Average, 10 Qns, WW2Master123, Jun 07 13
Average
WW2Master123
1926 plays
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  WorldWar II - Part 2 - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is my second Easy World War II Trivia quizzes. I hope you enjoy it!
Average, 10 Qns, Fenerbache, Dec 14 09
Average
Fenerbache
7244 plays
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My first quiz on this site. Have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, WW2Master123, Jan 18 14
Average
WW2Master123
1335 plays
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  US World War II Rationing best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
During war, sacrifices are required by both the military and those they left behind. Here are some questions about wartime rationing on the home front during WW2 in the US.
Difficult, 10 Qns, Rehaberpro, Sep 26 11
Difficult
Rehaberpro
2053 plays
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  Say What?!? - 10 questions - 5 mins
Do you know your cabbage from your Chicago piano? Try this quiz on WWII soldier slang and see if maybe you were born at the wrong time.
Tough, 10 Qns, F6FHellcat, Dec 04 21
Tough
F6FHellcat
Dec 04 21
251 plays
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  World War 2 from F-J popular trivia quiz - 20 questions - 6 mins
Next quiz from the A-E quiz. Anything from World War 2 is fair game.
Average, 20 Qns, kabeesh, Apr 09 11
Average
kabeesh
1992 plays
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  World War 2 - 10 questions - 2 mins
Answer these questions about World War 2. Have fun!
Easier, 10 Qns, TysonNg, Nov 18 17
Easier
TysonNg
Nov 18 17
587 plays
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  Test yourself! World War II Quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a quiz on World War II. No cheating and be careful!
Average, 10 Qns, adambm122, Jul 09 13
Average
adambm122
2929 plays
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  WWII Trivia - 10 questions - 4 mins
A general quiz addressing various aspects of WWII.
Average, 10 Qns, JosephK, Jul 03 10
Average
JosephK
6461 plays
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  Interesting Facts from WWII - Part I - 10 questions - 4 mins
There are many unusual and interesting facts that have come out of WWII. Here are just a few of them.
Average, 10 Qns, zambesi, Dec 06 15
Average
zambesi
783 plays
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  Eclectic WWII - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here is a quiz that has questions from all over the board about WWII.
Average, 10 Qns, borddog, Feb 05 15
Average
borddog
2385 plays
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  World War Two Dates - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is about famous dates in (or related to) World War Two. It is a follow-on to my quiz about World War One.
Easier, 10 Qns, Kaye19, Sep 29 10
Easier
Kaye19 gold member
1116 plays
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  More GI Jargon (US Army) great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here is more GI jargon that was used in WWII.
Average, 10 Qns, beterave, Sep 30 22
Average
beterave
Sep 30 22
1945 plays
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  Interesting Facts from WWII: Part II - 10 questions - 5 mins
Here are some more interesting and maybe unusual facts that came out of WWII
Tough, 10 Qns, zambesi, Dec 11 15
Tough
zambesi
673 plays
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  World War II Miscellany popular trivia quiz - 20 questions - 6 mins
This quiz is on miscellaneous aspects of World War II from the letter A to the letter E.
Tough, 20 Qns, kabeesh, Mar 06 19
Tough
kabeesh
Mar 06 19
1337 plays
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  Guns of WWII - 10 questions - 3 mins
WWII.....The men were part of this huge war but it was mostly the guns they carried into action that made them heroes. Test your knowledge of the guns of WWII!
Average, 10 Qns, Zenzefer45, Oct 08 15
Average
Zenzefer45
438 plays
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  World at War: Part III popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is my third World War II quiz. Good luck, and have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, nwehe, Sep 09 14
Average
nwehe
1525 plays
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  World War 2 - Dates - 10 questions - 3 mins
Test your knowledge of key dates in in World War 2.
Average, 10 Qns, patar333, Oct 01 09
Average
patar333
2003 plays
47.
  Quotes from World War ll Notables great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
The quotes in this quiz are somewhat challenging.
Tough, 10 Qns, john62450, Dec 29 14
Tough
john62450 gold member
526 plays
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  Semper Fi, Mac - Finale popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
More WWII US Marine Corps jargon. Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, beterave, May 18 10
Average
beterave
1292 plays
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  Wacky WWII Tidbits - 10 questions - 4 mins
A few things that your grandfather never told you about WWII! Hope you enjoy it. I'd love to hear your opinions.
Tough, 10 Qns, tinky65, Dec 31 12
Tough
tinky65
4237 plays
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  World War II - Part 1 - 10 questions - 3 mins
Some World War II trivia!
Average, 10 Qns, Fenerbache, Nov 30 09
Average
Fenerbache
6242 plays
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  WW2: Important Dates - 10 questions - 4 mins
Theses are the important dates that started the war, changed the tide of the fight, and ultimately ended the most devastating conflict man has ever waged.
Average, 10 Qns, EZmcweed, Feb 25 19
Average
EZmcweed
Feb 25 19
400 plays
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  Important WWII Dates - 20 questions - 5 mins
I will give you the event and you give me the date or month. (month/date/year)
Tough, 20 Qns, GoAvsGo, Jun 29 15
Tough
GoAvsGo
2651 plays
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  Second World War [A] - 15 questions - 6 mins
World War II questions for all you war buffs.
Tough, 15 Qns, bowsoljah, Jan 31 17
Tough
bowsoljah
Jan 31 17
4006 plays
54.
  World War II Test Your Knowledge - 10 questions - 4 mins
A fact-filled quiz about World War II. Some questions are general knowledge and some questions require a deeper knowlege of the war.
Average, 10 Qns, beth70, Dec 13 12
Average
beth70
5395 plays
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  We'll Eat Again: Food in Wartime Britain popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
The efforts and ingenuity of British housewives to cook interesting and tasty food for their families under rationing in World War II has always interested me and led to this, my first quiz.
Tough, 10 Qns, alex_april, May 07 21
Tough
alex_april
May 07 21
359 plays
56.
  WWII - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz for people who think they know everything about the Second World War.
Tough, 10 Qns, pattons3rd, Jul 08 11
Tough
pattons3rd
2491 plays
57.
  10 World War II Questions - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here's a quiz about World War II. It doesn't concentrate on any specific aspect, so you will need an overview of the war.
Average, 10 Qns, egyptmysteries, Sep 13 15
Average
egyptmysteries
4179 plays
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  Weapons of World War II - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a quiz on some of the weapons in WWII. Honor the dead, honor the veterans.
Average, 10 Qns, LtGreene, Nov 04 22
Average
LtGreene
Nov 04 22
2342 plays
59.
  World War II - It's in the Details - 10 questions - 5 mins
A detailed look at aspects of the Second World War.
Tough, 10 Qns, liamwalsh, May 11 20
Tough
liamwalsh
May 11 20
352 plays
60.
  WWII General Trivia - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz covers a variety of general knowledge questions from both the Pacific and European theaters of operations.
Average, 10 Qns, pappy12, Mar 01 15
Average
pappy12
1228 plays
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  US Army Jargon (WWII) - 10 questions - 3 mins
US soldiers had their own language for things in WWII. These are some words used to describe army life.
Average, 10 Qns, beterave, Jan 01 11
Average
beterave
1346 plays
62.
  World War 2 Part One - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is a quiz about World War Two. Good luck.
Tough, 10 Qns, steiny1, Aug 14 01
Tough
steiny1
3486 plays
63.
  What Did You Do in the War, Daddy? #2 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Famous actors and entertainers who have served their countries during wartime.
Tough, 10 Qns, mountaingoat, Jan 13 12
Tough
mountaingoat
497 plays
64.
  Semper Fi, Mac: Part 3 - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here is more US Marine jargon from WWII.
Average, 10 Qns, beterave, Nov 12 09
Average
beterave
541 plays
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