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91 People A-B quizzes and 1,274 People A-B trivia questions.
  Life of James Boswell - 10 questions - 5 mins
James Boswell has for the past two centuries been known primarily as "the great biographer". The publication of his personal papers, discovered in the 1920s, has given him a reputation as a master diarist as well. This quiz is about the great Boswell!
Tough, 10 Qns, thf1977, Jan 20 10
155 plays
  Daniel Boone great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Daniel Boone was a hero frontiersman and many legends of his exploits have been exaggerated. How much do you know about him?
Average, 10 Qns, mlcmlc, Nov 28 14
mlcmlc gold member
5571 plays
  Belle Of The Ball -- And A Spy! - 10 questions - 5 mins
Belle Boyd, before she ever reached twenty years of age, was involved in key espionage activities during the American Civil War. Come learn a little more about this woman nicknamed "Cleopatra of the Secession".
Average, 10 Qns, stephgm67, Mar 11 22
stephgm67 gold member
Mar 11 22
171 plays
  Elizabeth Bathory: The First Dracula best quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Before the book "Dracula", there was Countess Elizabeth Bathory - one of history's most prolific serial killers of all time. Read on, if you dare ...
Average, 10 Qns, bullymom, May 26 10
2809 plays
  The Case Of The Chi Omega Killer best quiz - 20 questions - 8 mins
This quiz is about the most infamous serial killer of the twentieth century, Ted Bundy. The name Ted Bundy can still strike fear in women and young girls. Was Bundy really the murderer of all those women and girls? Take this quiz and find out.
Tough, 20 Qns, DakotaNorth, Mar 09 22
DakotaNorth gold member
Mar 09 22
4101 plays
  The Case of Betty Broderick best quiz - 15 questions - 8 mins
Betty Broderick had it all. She was like Cinderella having a ball. She was sweet and gentle, loving and kind, that is until the day she lost her mind. What drove the perfect mother and wife to murder? To find out the answers, enter if you dare!
Tough, 15 Qns, DakotaNorth, Jun 04 20
DakotaNorth gold member
Jun 04 20
2516 plays
  Eureka! top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Archimedes was a Greek mathematician, physicist, engineer, inventor, and astronomer. What do you know about him?
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Dec 29 20
ponycargirl editor
Dec 29 20
888 plays
  W.E.B. Du Bois top quiz - 20 questions - 5 mins
Test your knowledge of this early Civil Rights leader, or learn more about him.
Average, 20 Qns, skylarb, Sep 18 20
skylarb gold member
Sep 18 20
251 plays
  Lorena and John Wayne Bobbit best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
In 1993, Lorena and John Wayne Bobbit's marital problems became front-page fodder. See how much you recall about the tumultuous trial that had feminists rallying and men sleeping on their stomachs for weeks.
Average, 10 Qns, Pagiedamon, Apr 29 09
Pagiedamon gold member
1628 plays
  Kevin Ashman - Quizzer Extraordinaire top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
You've seen quizzes on the world's best sportsmen, actors, and singers, but what about the world's best quizzer? Take this quiz to look at the man who has mastered the thing that FunTrivia is based on - trivia!
Average, 10 Qns, doublemm, Jan 03 17
doublemm gold member
Jan 03 17
541 plays
trivia question Quick Question
What church, at its 2009 General Convention, approved an annual commemoration of W.E.B. Du Bois on August 3?

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  About Margaret Atwood popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
About the life of the great Canadian author Margaret Atwood.
Average, 10 Qns, ramonesrule, Nov 27 21
ramonesrule gold member
Nov 27 21
231 plays
  New Leadership: Jacinda Ardern editor best quiz best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Jacinda Ardern became New Zealand's 40th Prime Minister in 2017. She quickly established herself as a different type of leader where compassion and empathy were prominent characteristics in how she has led New Zealand to overcome some severe setbacks.
Average, 10 Qns, 1nn1, Oct 07 20
1nn1 editor
Oct 07 20
230 plays
  Boudica top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Boudica, also known as Boudicaa or Boadicea, was a Celtic queen who fought the Romans in 61 A.D.
Average, 10 Qns, bexze, Mar 20 11
1452 plays
  Anne Bonney, Pirate Queen best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz is about one of my favorite historical figures, Anne Bonney. There are few records and many varied accounts of Anne Bonney's birth, life and death, so I am doing my best with the information I have gathered from books that I have read.
Average, 10 Qns, AnneBonney, May 04 11
1596 plays
  The Shocking Case of Little Mary Bell top quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
As a sweet-faced ten year old girl, Mary Bell shocked the world by committing two stomach-wrenching murders. To find out more about Mary, enter if you dare.
Difficult, 10 Qns, watts249, Mar 09 22
Mar 09 22
2275 plays
  Sir Joseph Banks - The Unknown Celebrity top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Sir Joseph Banks (1743-1820) was a giant in the world of science and a celebrity in his time, but his fame has not persisted like that of many of his contemporaries. This quiz looks at some of the major events in his life.
Average, 10 Qns, doublemm, Jun 10 13
doublemm gold member
299 plays
  A Distorted Portrait of Francis Bacon - 10 questions - 4 mins
A short quiz like this can only provide a distorted picture of an artist. However, as the twentieth century British painter Francis Bacon was noted for his distorted imagery, this may be fitting.
Average, 10 Qns, agentofchaos, Mar 09 22
agentofchaos gold member
Mar 09 22
109 plays
  I Don't Mean to Bragg ... best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
William Henry and William Lawrence Bragg were two pioneering scientists who jointly won the Nobel Prize. Take this quiz to learn more about their lives and work.
Tough, 10 Qns, NatalieW, Jun 12 13
NatalieW gold member
277 plays
Born in 1814, Angela Burdett-Coutts became one of Victorian Britain's greatest philanthropists - a kind of Bill Gates of her day. Hopefully, you can learn something of her life from this quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, stedman, Feb 03 15
stedman editor
144 plays
  Skydiving the Speed of Sound popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
October 14th, 2012, witnessed a truly remarkable feat of daredevilism. Felix Baumgartner, an extreme sports skydiver, took to the outer limits of the atmosphere in order to break the world record for the highest ever accelerated free-fall. Did you see it
Average, 10 Qns, coachpauly, Jun 29 13
363 plays
  The Life And Times Of Joy Adamson - 10 questions - 7 mins
This quiz is about Joy Adamson, the author of "Born Free." Adamson's life was and is an inspiration to all. Her greatest joy in life was returning animals to their wild state. Although her life was cut short, she will always be remembered.
Tough, 10 Qns, DakotaNorth, Jul 20 03
DakotaNorth gold member
297 plays
  Byron: The Bad Boy of Poetry popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Take a gander at the life of this notorious rake, restless adventurer, and poetic genius.
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, May 07 11
skylarb gold member
938 plays
  Not Tonight Josephine ... popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Josephine Bonaparte - wife, lover, Empress and much else besides. I hope you enjoy this quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, playmate1111, Dec 15 16
playmate1111 gold member
Dec 15 16
451 plays
  Lord Elgin: Conservator or Thief? - 10 questions - 5 mins
The debate has been going on for over a century, and in all probability the issue will not be resolved any time soon. Should the Parthenon Marbles, removed from the Acropolis by Lord Elgin, be returned to Greece? What do you think?
Tough, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Jul 28 19
ponycargirl editor
Jul 28 19
150 plays
  The Man Who Saved A Billion Lives best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz on Norman Borlaug: scientist, agronomist, and humanitarian.
Tough, 10 Qns, IgnatiusReilly, Jul 11 15
375 plays
  Isambard Kingdom Brunel - 10 questions - 4 mins
Ten questions on the life and work of the great Victorian engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel.
Average, 10 Qns, Charlesw321, Jul 04 12
Charlesw321 gold member
256 plays
  His Excellency, John Buchan popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
John Buchan combined success as a writer with a glittering career in public service.
Average, 10 Qns, dellastreet, Dec 05 15
dellastreet gold member
171 plays
  Roald Amundsen , A Norwegian explorer popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
His full name was Roald Engelbregt Gravning Amundsen, and he was one of the greatest figures in Polar exploration. Do you want to find out more about him?
Tough, 10 Qns, mari67, Nov 08 14
540 plays
  The Mystery Of Lord Lucan great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
There are many theories surrounding the mysterious disappearance of the 7th Earl of Lucan in 1974. This quiz will test your knowledge of one of Britain's most infamous missing person.
Tough, 10 Qns, DUFFMONKEY, Nov 22 07
558 plays
  Virgin Man - 10 questions - 4 mins
Let's take a look at the man with a virgin world at his fingertips, Richard Branson.
Average, 10 Qns, 480154st, Feb 20 19
480154st gold member
Feb 20 19
153 plays
  Son of Sam - 25 questions - 8 mins
Do you think you know a lot about the life of David Berkowitz and the Son of Sam murders? Test your knowledge!
Very Difficult, 25 Qns, sapient, Nov 28 10
Very Difficult
2237 plays
  Robert Browning - 10 questions - 4 mins
Robert Browning was a nineteenth century English poet, famous for his dramatic monologues.
Average, 10 Qns, scotspanlit, Sep 28 09
444 plays
  Captain William Bligh - 10 questions - 4 mins
Captain William Bligh is famous as the villain in "The Mutiny on the Bounty." However, he was also a British naval officer with a long and interesting career. Questions are about the life of Bligh.
Average, 10 Qns, Bexze, Oct 31 14
817 plays
  Balzac: His Life and Works - 10 questions - 5 mins
Honoré de Balzac was one of the most influential and prolific of nineteenth century writers. Here are some questions on his life and work.
Tough, 10 Qns, scotspanlit, Nov 04 12
252 plays
  The Fascinating Life of Aubrey Beardsley - 10 questions - 4 mins
Aubrey Beardsley's disturbing drawings have always fascinated me. I hope this quiz will be enjoyed by those who know his work - and will inspire those who don't - to look at his pictures!
Tough, 10 Qns, annamc, Jan 12 08
474 plays
  Douglas Bader - 10 questions - 4 mins
Douglas Bader was one of the most famous British fighter aces of WW2. He had lost both his legs in a flying accident before the war and became an inspiration to others who suffered disability in accidents.
Average, 10 Qns, Plumbus, Dec 27 06
Plumbus gold member
854 plays
  Susan B. Anthony on Trial - 10 questions - 4 mins
Susan B. Anthony was put on trial for daring to vote 50 years before all women were allowed to vote. This quiz covers aspects of her trial in New York.
Average, 10 Qns, AlexT781, Feb 14 16
Feb 14 16
260 plays
Most people associate Louisa May Alcott with her beloved work "Little Women." But do you know these other facts about this interesting woman? [Note: Much of this information can be found in the book "Louisa May Alcott" by Martha Saxton (1995).]
Tough, 10 Qns, cmstrong, Sep 05 08
348 plays
  Nellie Bly - 10 questions - 4 mins
Do you love journalism? Then you should be familiar with the hightly influential Nellie Bly. Although a lot of this comes from my own knowledge, a lot of it comes from the PBS series 'The American Experience'.
Average, 10 Qns, meadowzephyr, Sep 01 13
391 plays
  The Father of FM Radio popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
A 'rite of passage' in my youth was going to "The Haunted House" near the Amstrong tower in Alpine, NJ. But who was E.H. Armstrong? And why is he such a big part of your life? If you like the quiz, please rate it. If not, please let me know why.
Tough, 10 Qns, CariM0952, Apr 19 11
CariM0952 gold member
288 plays
  Constantin Brancusi - 15 questions - 6 mins
The artist Constantin Brancusi. Brancusi is the third of nineteen focus artists featured in the 2001-2002 US Academic Decathlon curriculum and his featured work is The Golden Bird.
Tough, 15 Qns, SuperRo, Mar 04 13
396 plays
  Elizabeth Barrett Browning - 10 questions - 4 mins
Not only does this quiz cover Elizabeth's life, but also some of her most famous poetry pieces.
Tough, 10 Qns, pennie1478, Jan 30 06
281 plays
  Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie - 10 questions - 4 mins
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is an author on the rise. Her first novel was published in 2003. The following are 10 questions about her life and works.
Average, 10 Qns, pericles34, Nov 04 12
pericles34 gold member
202 plays
  Ansel Adams: The Man Behind the Camera - 10 questions - 3 mins
You've seen his photographs, but how much do you know about the man who took them? Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, zebra101, Mar 09 22
Mar 09 22
421 plays
  Ingrid Betancourt - 10 questions - 3 mins
Have fun playing this quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, monicanatalia, Mar 20 11
300 plays
  Clara Barton - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a quiz about the famous American woman who started the American Red Cross!
Tough, 10 Qns, Peeks, Dec 25 15
853 plays
  Aristotle, Scientist and Philosopher popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Here are a variety of questions about Aristotle...they range from easy to difficult. See if you can excel!
Difficult, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Jun 14 15
thejazzkickazz gold member
531 plays
  Ray Bradbury - 10 questions - 4 mins
Ray Bradbury is one of America's most prolific and beloved authors. Here are a few questions on his life.
Tough, 10 Qns, LindaC007, Jul 30 05
381 plays
At the beginning of the 20th century, Horatio Alger, Jr. was one of the most widely-read authors in America. Let's see how much you know of this prolific writer.
Tough, 10 Qns, LaLaLoopy, Dec 07 09
150 plays
  Lilian Jackson Braun Herself - 15 questions - 5 mins
L.J.B. is one of my favorite authors. Her adventures of KoKo, YumYum, and Mr. Q are always great reading.
Tough, 15 Qns, stargate, Mar 01 04
stargate gold member
231 plays
  Aubrey Beardsley - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz on the life of Aubrey Beardsley.
Average, 10 Qns, fringe, Jan 12 12
fringe gold member
533 plays
  Stephen Ambrose Memorial: His Life and Work - 15 questions - 6 mins
I am a great admirer of the late Stephen Ambrose and these questions concern his life and work.
Tough, 15 Qns, mickeygreeneyes, Jan 23 15
288 plays
  Fables I: Aesop's Life popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
What do you know about fables and their authors? Let's recall some facts about Aesop's life in this quiz. Enjoy your trip back in time.
Tough, 10 Qns, riobr, Mar 18 08
501 plays
  The History of Edgar Rice Burroughs - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a quiz about the life of Edgar Rice Burroughs. See how much you know about the author of many science fiction, fantasy and Tarzan stories.
Average, 10 Qns, gamemaker, Jan 23 15
258 plays
  Laurence Alma-Tadema - 10 questions - 4 mins
Hopefully you will find this quiz about one of my favourite artists fun and interesting to do. Sit back and enjoy...
Tough, 10 Qns, sharron2711, Feb 28 10
348 plays
  Wanda Jean Allen - 10 questions - 4 mins
Wanda Jean Allen became the 1st black woman executed in the US since 1954. How much do you know about her and what led to her execution?
Tough, 10 Qns, zbalat, Jun 29 03
708 plays
  The Life and "Other" Works of Douglas Adams - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz will be a test of how many of Douglas Adams' OTHER works that you know of, as well as how he lived his life. No "Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" questions included!
Tough, 10 Qns, mozzery, May 29 08
243 plays
  Jorge Luis Borges - 10 questions - 6 mins
Jorge Luis Borges is widely recognized as one of the most innovative writers of the 20th century. This quiz sheds some light on a few details about the writer and his work.
Tough, 10 Qns, stigsby, Feb 06 09
196 plays
  Stephen F. Austin - 15 questions - 6 mins
Try this quiz on a true Texas hero, Stephen F. Austin.
Difficult, 15 Qns, aekindred, Jan 03 10
1163 plays
  Sofonisba Anguissola-The Smile Maker - 10 questions - 3 mins
She was a pioneer in portrait painting and one of the few mentioned women artists of the Italian Renaissance. See how much you know about Sofonisba Anguissola.
Average, 10 Qns, sophia_jr, Jan 03 19
Jan 03 19
324 plays
  The Life Of Louisa May Alcott - 10 questions - 3 mins
Hi, these will be questions about the life of Louisa May Alcott.
Average, 10 Qns, Ms.Lady, Mar 12 02
557 plays
  Ambrose Bierce - 10 questions - 5 mins
Best known for his disppearence in Mexico, Ambrose Bierce left behind a body of work unique in American letters.
Difficult, 10 Qns, tjoebigham, Sep 12 13
295 plays
  Enid Blyton - 5 questions - 4 mins
Welcome to my Enid Blyton quiz, a mixture of questions about her life and books. Enjoy!
Tough, 5 Qns, May02, Dec 08 05
970 plays
  Elinor M. Brent-Dyer: Her Life - 10 questions - 3 mins
Many people, both children and adults, have read Elinor M. Brent-Dyer's famous Chalet School series but what do people know about the woman herself?
Average, 10 Qns, shyhelen, Nov 02 15
215 plays
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