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1.
Test your knowledge of land, sea, air battles, important people and significant places of the War in the Pacific, 1941-1945.
Average, 20 Qns, dmiles54, Sep 01 15
Average
dmiles54
4209 plays
2.
  The Nanjing Massacre best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz about Japanese atrocities following the fall of the Chinese Republic's capital, also known as the Rape of Nanking. Though I have used discretion in writing these questions, this topic is not for the squeamish.
Average, 10 Qns, stuthehistoryguy, Apr 01 08
Average
stuthehistoryguy gold member
1896 plays
3.
  USAAF Aircraft of the Pacific great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
A short quiz about some of the USAAF aircraft from the Pacific Theater in WWII.
Average, 10 Qns, cwelch, Jun 12 13
Average
cwelch
2897 plays
4.
  Solomon Islands Naval Battles best quiz - 20 questions - 7 mins
Test your knowledge of the Solomon Islands campaign when two evenly matched opponents slugged it out for control of the waters around Guadalcanal in 1942-43.
Average, 20 Qns, mstanaway, Jan 22 15
Average
mstanaway
2221 plays
5.
  Fighting a Long Lost Cause best quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
For most of the world, World War II ended in 1945. Nobody told that to Hiroo Onoda, and he kept fighting the lost war until 1974.
Tough, 10 Qns, illiniman14, Oct 15 09
Tough
illiniman14 gold member
723 plays
6.
Test your knowledge of land, sea, air battles, important people and significant places of the War in the Pacific, 1941-1945.
Average, 20 Qns, dmiles, Nov 11 14
Average
dmiles
4428 plays
7.
  The Fall of Singapore (1942) great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The great island fortress, impregnable Singapore, the Gibraltar of Eastern Asia. This quiz looks at how Singapore fell to the Japanese, an event that perhaps triggered a rise in nationalism throughout the colonies, long after the last shot was fired.
Average, 10 Qns, bertho, Dec 07 09
Average
bertho
2134 plays
8.
  World War II Pacific Theatre - 10 questions - 2 mins
The quiz is about the Pacific Theatre of World War II.
Easier, 10 Qns, Mtmcdonald, Aug 06 15
Easier
Mtmcdonald
501 plays
9.
  Castner's Cutthroats best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
During World War II, Japanese forces occupied U.S. territory for over a year. A small, brave band of soldiers call Castner's Cutthroats helped to dislodge them. Take this opportunity to learn about these heroes.
Average, 10 Qns, pshelton, May 14 08
Average
pshelton gold member
619 plays
10.
  Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki - 10 questions - 3 mins
A quiz on the two bombings that ended World War II.
Average, 10 Qns, bassplayer186, Dec 04 19
Average
bassplayer186
Dec 04 19
5997 plays
trivia question Quick Question
Dad's active service was carried out in New Guinea. So, what nation was he fighting against?

From Quiz "What did you do in the War, Dad?"




11.
  Yamashita's Gold great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is my first history quiz. It is about Yamashita's Gold, or the Yamashita Treasure! Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, salami_swami, May 05 11
Average
salami_swami gold member
499 plays
12.
  Test yourself! The Doolittle Raid Quiz great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The Doolittle Raid (aka the Tokyo Raid) - Saturday, April 18, 1942. One of the greatest feats during the darkest days of WWII. Have fun.
Tough, 10 Qns, beterave, Jan 13 10
Tough
beterave
788 plays
13.
  The Big E! USS Enterprise, WWII Legend - 20 questions - 7 mins
The most decorated warship in US history.
Average, 20 Qns, pointluck, May 18 16
Average
pointluck
May 18 16
359 plays
14.
  Major Boyington's Squadron: VMF-214 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Robert Conrad depicted this real life Marine Squadron of WWII, enjoy.
Average, 10 Qns, beterave, Mar 20 11
Average
beterave
485 plays
15.
  Japanese American Internment popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
How much do you know about the internment of the Japanese Americans?
Average, 10 Qns, Christa_Smith, Nov 29 07
Average
Christa_Smith
1501 plays
16.
  World War Two Pacific - 10 questions - 6 mins
Here is a quiz about World War Two in the Pacific. I tried to make it simple, but interesting. So do enjoy.
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, Regor, Apr 19 20
Very Difficult
Regor
Apr 19 20
4294 plays
17.
  The Pacific War - 10 questions - 6 mins
Rather tough questions concerning U.S. Naval operations in the Pacific theatre.Good Luck
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, gamesrfun2222, Jun 18 06
Very Difficult
gamesrfun2222
3183 plays
18.
  Semper Fi, Mac great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
US Marines in WWII often said this to one another. This quiz is about those young men who answered the call after Pearl Harbor.
Average, 10 Qns, beterave, Sep 17 13
Average
beterave
1067 plays
19.
  The Japanese Soldier in WWII - 10 questions - 5 mins
They were called 'Soldiers of the Sun'. This quiz is about the Japanese infantryman in WWII.
Tough, 10 Qns, beterave, Feb 20 15
Tough
beterave
468 plays
20.
  What did you do in the War, Dad? - 10 questions - 5 mins
My father, Frank, is a great bloke and played his part in World War 2. You need not know him to answer these questions, but you will need to know a bit about WWII Pacific war history.
Tough, 10 Qns, GroundsKeeper-Willy, Aug 03 18
Tough
GroundsKeeper-Willy
Aug 03 18
2684 plays
21.
  WWII The Imperial Japanese Navy popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 7 mins
A simple quiz about the WWII Imperial Japanese Navy, I'll give you a few details and you name the ship.
Tough, 15 Qns, deadmeat, Apr 28 14
Tough
deadmeat
2102 plays
22.
  The Battle for Tarawa 1943 - 15 questions - 6 mins
As part of my continued education into the War in the Pacific, this is my quiz about the Marine invasion of Betio (Tarawa). Like all my quizzes its probably a tough one, but hope you enjoy it.
Tough, 15 Qns, JJMcGiver, Feb 12 19
Tough
JJMcGiver
Feb 12 19
133 plays
23.
  The Fighting Sullivans - 15 questions - 4 mins
Five Brothers went to war on the same ship...none of them came back. Test your knowledge of The Fighting Sullivans!
Average, 15 Qns, twista2, Jun 11 06
Average
twista2
1776 plays
24.
  The Japanese Occupation of Malaya - 20 questions - 6 mins
This is a quiz meant for school students in Malaysia, but everyone else in the world is free to play :)
Average, 20 Qns, WW2Master123, Jun 09 13
Average
WW2Master123
220 plays
25.
  The Battle of Santa Cruz October 1942 - 15 questions - 6 mins
I have trying to improve my knowledge of the Pacific War and have been long infatuated with the early Naval Battles 1942-43. This is hopefully the first of many quizzes ... I hope you enjoy.
Tough, 15 Qns, JJMcGiver, Mar 27 19
Tough
JJMcGiver
Mar 27 19
105 plays
26.
  Japan and the Early War Years - 10 questions - 7 mins
A short but in depth quiz on the history of Japanese aggression in the first years of World War 2 and in the lead-up to the Pearl Harbor attack.
Tough, 10 Qns, csm101, Aug 16 07
Tough
csm101
681 plays
27.
  More Japanese Suicide Weapons of WWII popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Some of these are well known and some require a bit of thought. Have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, beterave, Jan 21 18
Average
beterave
Jan 21 18
542 plays
28.
  Peleliu: The Bitterest Battle of the Corps popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Peleliu: this island battle is seldom talked about or written about. Here is a quiz in honor of those who went ashore there.
Average, 10 Qns, beterave, Feb 07 10
Average
beterave
367 plays
29.
  The Guadalcanal Land Campaign great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Guadalcanal was the first US land campaign in the Pacific. Semper Fi!
Tough, 10 Qns, beterave, Jun 29 19
Tough
beterave
Jun 29 19
510 plays
30.
  Bataan - Beginning to End - 20 questions - 8 mins
The story of Bataan is amazing and I hope you all enjoy the quiz and possibly learn something you didn't know before.
Difficult, 20 Qns, JennaV, May 17 06
Difficult
JennaV
1090 plays
31.
  Battle off Samar - 10 questions - 4 mins
World War II, off the coast of of the Philippine island of Samar, the Japanese Center Force opens fire on Taffy III, a group of American escort carriers, escorted by ships known as tin cans for their lack of armor. America, must win.
Tough, 10 Qns, tmothymorris13, Sep 30 13
Tough
tmothymorris13
196 plays
32.
  A Bastard of a Place - 20 questions - 5 mins
The Kokoda Track campaign was one of Australia's bloodiest - and proudest - moments of WWII, where undermanned and under equipped militia units held off a Japanese advance long enough for reinforcements to arrive.
Tough, 20 Qns, Crackshot1994, Apr 17 13
Tough
Crackshot1994
231 plays
33.
  The Thousand Mile War - 10 questions - 4 mins
WWII in the Aleutians. Title from "Thousand-Mile War: World War II in Alaska and the Aleutians" by Brian Garfield
Average, 10 Qns, wjames, Jan 23 13
Average
wjames gold member
257 plays
34.
  'Life' in a Japanese POW Camp popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
What was it like to be a prisoner of the Japanese? This quiz will answer some of those questions.
Difficult, 10 Qns, beterave, Dec 01 09
Difficult
beterave
671 plays
35.
  American Airborne, WWII. Pacific Theater - 10 questions - 5 mins
Many of the most famous Airborne operations of WWII occurred in Europe. There were also American Airborne forces in the Pacific. Put your "history hat" on and see what you know about paratroopers in the Pacific!
Tough, 10 Qns, 173Kraut, Dec 14 20
Tough
173Kraut
Dec 14 20
149 plays
36.
  The Real Bridge over the River Kwai popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
It was great movie but a far cry from the real bridge building by those unfortunates who were prisoners of the Japanese. This is for the survivors of that experience.
Tough, 10 Qns, beterave, Feb 27 11
Tough
beterave
342 plays
37.
  Tarawa: Three Days of Fury - 10 questions - 4 mins
One of the toughest battles in the Marine Corps.
Average, 10 Qns, beterave, Jan 27 10
Average
beterave
307 plays
38.
  The Coastwatchers - 10 questions - 4 mins
The Coastwatchers were the eyes of the Allies in the early days of WWII in the Solomons. Their service was invaluable.
Average, 10 Qns, beterave, May 03 11
Average
beterave
214 plays
39.
  Marine Raider Battalions in WWII - 10 questions - 5 mins
These highly trained Raiders battled the Japanese in WWII. Enjoy!
Tough, 10 Qns, beterave, Mar 27 10
Tough
beterave
266 plays
40.
  The Pacific War-Part I - 20 questions - 7 mins
This quiz covers some of the major players and early events of the Pacific War. Lots more to follow. Have fun!
Difficult, 20 Qns, Sportcon, Aug 06 10
Difficult
Sportcon
2579 plays
41.
  The Doolittle Raid Test - 10 questions - 5 mins
The Doolittle Raid was a top secret mission to bomb Japan in WWII. See it through the eyes of Jimmy Doolittle and his men as they bomb Tokyo. Every question in this quiz is based on historical events where your choice shows what you know about history.
Tough, 10 Qns, mashfan105, Aug 16 18
Tough
mashfan105
Aug 16 18
145 plays
42.
  Kamikaze: Suicide Weapons I - 10 questions - 5 mins
Here are some common and unusal questions about an usual last ditch weapon, the Kamikazes.
Tough, 10 Qns, beterave, Apr 04 10
Tough
beterave
365 plays
43.
  Japanese Parachute Troops - 20 questions - 5 mins
This is about Japanese paratroopers during WWII, something that is not widely known/discussed. I hope you enjoy.
Difficult, 20 Qns, gunter_viezenz, Jan 30 07
Difficult
gunter_viezenz
461 plays
44.
  The War of the Pacific - 10 questions - 7 mins
The war in the Pacific was full of great battles. Less is known about the battles of the submarine service. This quiz will talk about some of the greatest submarine stories of WWII in the Pacific.
Difficult, 10 Qns, subsquid, Mar 19 16
Difficult
subsquid gold member
231 plays
45.
  WWII Pacific Theatre - 10 questions - 6 mins
Just some questions on the Pacific Theatre of WWII.
Difficult, 10 Qns, DanielYHM, Mar 31 17
Difficult
DanielYHM
Mar 31 17
217 plays
46.
  The Silent Service popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
This quiz will test your knowledge of US submarine actions in the Pacific Theatre in World War II.
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, hylander6, Oct 18 12
Very Difficult
hylander6
461 plays
47.
  World War II: Operational History - 15 questions - 5 mins
Do you know a lot about World War 2? You may think so until you try this quiz!
Tough, 15 Qns, aaron21, Nov 10 15
Tough
aaron21
2685 plays
48.
  The Japanese Invasion - 10 questions - 5 mins
How much do you know about the Japanese invasion of the United States in World War II? Did you even know that the United States was invaded? Either way, you're sure to learn something. Have fun!
Tough, 10 Qns, biohazard930, Jan 23 20
Tough
biohazard930
Jan 23 20
1454 plays
49.
  Japanese Atrocities in WWII - 10 questions - 6 mins
Hi again, these are some well known and not so well known atrocities and war crimes committed by the Japanese during WWII.
Difficult, 10 Qns, beterave, Feb 27 11
Difficult
beterave
641 plays
50.
This quiz is about the nicknames the US infantry that served in the Pacific.
Average, 10 Qns, beterave, May 16 10
Average
beterave
263 plays
51.
  World War II in Alaska - 10 questions - 5 mins
General knowledge quiz of the little known World War II campaign in the Aleutians.
Tough, 10 Qns, webnut, Apr 23 12
Tough
webnut
289 plays
52.
  Corregidor "The Last Ditch" - 10 questions - 6 mins
This quiz covers the American and Filipino defense of fortress Corregidor in 1941-42. Good Luck!
Difficult, 10 Qns, maximustheman, Sep 10 03
Difficult
maximustheman
854 plays
53.
  Operation Watchtower - 10 questions - 6 mins
Seventy-five years ago the Allies launched the biggest invasion of WWII. This was Operation Watchtower.
Difficult, 10 Qns, mashfan105, Dec 27 18
Difficult
mashfan105
Dec 27 18
172 plays
54.
The First to Fight, the Marines made their name for a string of victories against the Japanese Army in the Pacific Islands during World War II. This is a quiz on the men whom fought - and won - against one of the toughest armies of the war.
Difficult, 10 Qns, Crackshot1994, Oct 17 10
Difficult
Crackshot1994
326 plays
55.
  Bataan - 10 questions - 6 mins
Test your knowledge of this appalling episode in WWII.
Impossible, 10 Qns, paulus1943, May 17 06
Impossible
paulus1943
1291 plays
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