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trivia quiz  Davy Crockett or Daniel Boone? 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, bigwoo, Sep 16 21

Davy Crockett and Daniel Boone were both famous U.S. frontiersmen and explorers. Although they were born over fifty years a part, they both became folk heroes in American lore. They had some similarities that causes people to sometimes confuse the two. T
bigwoo gold member
Sep 16 21
210 plays
trivia quiz  First to the Top Seven cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, WesleyCrusher, Aug 15 12

Most quiz-takers can name the first person to have climbed Mount Everest, but can you name these other firsts on the top of some of the world's other famous summits?
WesleyCrusher editor
5544 plays
trivia quiz  The Undersea World of Jacques Cousteau cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Plodd, Aug 08 14

Come and find out more about the undersea explorer, Captain Jacques-Yves Cousteau.
5487 plays
trivia quiz  Daniel Boone 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, mlcmlc, Nov 28 14

Daniel Boone was a hero frontiersman and many legends of his exploits have been exaggerated. How much do you know about him?
mlcmlc gold member
5472 plays
trivia quiz  Leading Ladies 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Rowena8482, Dec 10 16

How many of these intrepid lady explorers and their exploits do you know?
Rowena8482 gold member
Dec 10 16
5460 plays
trivia quiz  Got your 'Bering'? Let's explore! 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, reedy, May 11 12

Vitus Jonassen Bering was an 18th century explorer whose name adorns the Bering Strait between Russia and Alaska, among other places. How much do you know about him?
reedy gold member
5328 plays
trivia quiz  Random Explorers and Their Not-so-Random Ramblings 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, habitsowner, Jan 31 12

I've tried to pick only one explorer of each nationality for this quiz, although some may have explored for a country other than that of their birth. I hope you enjoy playing this.
5238 plays
trivia quiz  Where the Winds Blow cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, shuehorn, Jan 08 13

The Four Winds have decided to dog the footsteps of some intrepid explorers who have braved wind, sand and storms to learn about the deserts of the world first hand. Cover yourselves up, hydrate and come along with us!
shuehorn gold member
5073 plays
trivia quiz  Audacious African Adventurers 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Feb 05 12

Okay, get your pith helmet and your elephant gun, we're going on an African safari "through the ages". The first explorers of this continent had to be brave souls - are you adventurous enough to take this quiz?
Jakeroo gold member
4686 plays
trivia quiz  Carry On Up The Amazon cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Christinap, Feb 26 15

A brief look at explorers of the Amazon basin and other areas of South America.
Feb 26 15
4128 plays
match quiz  Famous Explorers of the World cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Triviaballer, Mar 03 17

Match the famous explorers with a description of their accomplishments or areas they explored. Best of luck!
Triviaballer gold member
Mar 03 17
1695 plays
trivia quiz  Famous Explorers of the World cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, atm619, Mar 01 16

Here is a quiz about ten of the world's most famous explorers. Enjoy!
Mar 01 16
4653 plays
trivia quiz  Exploring Explorers cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, sportcon, Apr 12 17

This all multiple-choice quiz deals with ten of history's most famous adventurers.
Apr 12 17
5853 plays
match quiz  Lesser Known Explorers 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Joepetz, May 20 17

Match these lesser known explorers to place he or she explored and when he or she traveled there.
Joepetz gold member
May 20 17
1119 plays
match quiz  Captain James Cook - A Timeline 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, reedy, Jul 20 20

Captain James Cook led a number of Expeditions and mapped a lot of coastline in his career with the Royal Navy, amongst other things. Can you match these 15 events with the correct dates in the timeline?
reedy gold member
Jul 20 20
282 plays
trivia quiz  Famous Pioneers and Their Journeys 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, robert362, Mar 21 17

Some famous trips throughout history.
Mar 21 17
4014 plays
photo quiz  Best of the Best: Explorers cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Dec 06 19

Can you identify these great explorers?
ponycargirl editor
Dec 06 19
1005 plays
photo quiz  What's At The Rainbow's End for These Explorers? cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, stephgm67, Jul 27 17

Let's learn a little more about these famous explorers from around the world and across the centuries. What were they each in search of that would be the ultimate prize? The picture clues may help!
stephgm67 gold member
Jul 27 17
702 plays
trivia quiz  Explorers Though Time 20 questions
Tough, 20 Qns, qazuhb, May 30 14

A tribute to the first ones to arrive...
3255 plays
trivia quiz  Uninvited Guests cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Jan 12 18

This is a sampling of explorers of the world who showed up as uninvited guests. These visits usually resulted in an exchange of knowledge and culture, but sadly, they often had catastrophic repercussions upon those who were visited.
Jan 12 18
1521 plays
trivia quiz  9 for 10 - Explorers 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, minch, Mar 29 16

Ten questions about explorers. If you get the right answers to the first nine questions, the initial letter of each answer will spell the answer to the last question.
minch gold member
Mar 29 16
2919 plays
trivia quiz  The End of the Explorers cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, pshelton, Sep 09 13

For centuries, many have explored our world and discovered new regions, but this was a very dangerous occupation. These intrepid explorers all had their adventurous activities come to an abrupt and untimely end.
pshelton gold member
1965 plays
trivia quiz  Exploration Analogies cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, quogequox, Oct 27 17

A collection of analogies involving explorers. Confused? It works like this, North Pole is to Peary as the South Pole is to whom? Amundsen.
Oct 27 17
2565 plays
trivia quiz  Sailing 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Nov 19 19

As Rod Stewart might have sung: "They were sailing, 'cross the ocean". What do you know about the following sailors, explorers and ship travellers?
JanIQ gold member
Nov 19 19
273 plays
trivia quiz  What's Cookin', Captain James? cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, johnnycat777, Nov 06 15

Test your knowledge and learn more about one of history's most famous and accomplished explorers, Captain James Cook. All questions are multiple choice.
johnnycat777 gold member
Nov 06 15
1698 plays
match quiz  The Longest Journey 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, suomy, Jun 04 19

People have explored for millenia, usually with a view to finding new opportunities to exploit. This quiz asks you to match the European 'explorer' who was first to achieve the journey, and discover or land on the land concerned.
Jun 04 19
321 plays
trivia quiz  Explorers Of The World 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, TheJay, Dec 11 12

Yeah sure, we all know the history of North and South America, but how much do you know about the Europeans who 'discovered' them and started colonization?
2607 plays
trivia quiz  Famous Explorers - Who am I? 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Ilona_Ritter, Feb 27 16

This quiz is about ten random explorers. Do you know who they are based on the clue that is given to you?
Feb 27 16
735 plays
photo quiz  They Boldly Went 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Oct 15 15

There have many brave men who decided to go where no man had gone before, or so they thought at the time. Some were successful, some were not. Here are questions about ten of these bold explorers.
Oct 15 15
717 plays
photo quiz  Navigate And Locate! cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Mar 27 15

What do you know about the man who began the Age of Exploration and changed the world forever?
ponycargirl editor
Mar 27 15
975 plays
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