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1.
  Let Me C ... Another C popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Match each person, whose first and last names both began with the letter "C", to what are unique characteristics of each.
Very Easy, 10 Qns, cowboybluedog, Aug 26 22
Very Easy
cowboybluedog
Aug 26 22
394 plays
2.
  The Undersea World of Jacques Cousteau best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Come and find out more about the undersea explorer, Captain Jacques-Yves Cousteau.
Average, 10 Qns, Plodd, Aug 08 14
Average
Plodd
5617 plays
3.
  El Draque  Patriot or Pirate El Draque: Patriot or Pirate? editor best quiz top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Was Sir Francis Drake a villain? A hero? Both? Let's see what we can find out!
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Jul 08 15
Average
ponycargirl editor
837 plays
4.
  The Life of Frederick Douglass top quiz - 20 questions - 5 mins
This quiz surveys the life and work of the African-American abolitionist and Civil Rights leader Frederick Douglass.
Average, 20 Qns, skylarb, Jul 29 20
Average
skylarb gold member
Jul 29 20
238 plays
5.
  George Washington Carver, Man of Science best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
In February, which is Black History Month, it seems appropriate to look at the life and achievements of this outstanding African American.
Average, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Sep 02 13
Average
looney_tunes editor
390 plays
6.
  Jeffrey Dahmer - 10 questions - 3 mins
The cannibal serial killer, Jeffrey Dahmer...
Tough, 10 Qns, PinkIce, May 22 12
Tough
PinkIce
8186 plays
7.
  Diane Downs: Small Sacrifices best quiz - 15 questions - 4 mins
This quiz is about Diane Downs. She performed the most heinous act on her three children. Take this quiz to see how much you know about her crime.
Tough, 15 Qns, DakotaNorth, Mar 09 22
Tough
DakotaNorth gold member
Mar 09 22
4138 plays
8.
  Julia Child: America's French Chef best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Julia Child was a pioneer television chef and cookbook author, an American institution. Here are a few questions about her life and work.
Average, 10 Qns, robbieh, Feb 07 18
Average
robbieh
Feb 07 18
1096 plays
9.
  Carroll and Alice: "The Golden Afternoon" editor best quiz top quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
One day in 1862 in Oxford, England, a little girl asked her friend to write down a story for her. The classics "Alice In Wonderland" and "Alice Through The Looking-Glass" were born. Connected forever: Lewis Carroll and Alice Liddell.
Tough, 10 Qns, benniebenbenny, May 18 08
Tough
benniebenbenny
2316 plays
10.
  Madame Curie - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a quiz about one of my favorite scientist, a lady who showed all of us that women are just as capable of greatness as men. Information comes from her exhibit on the American Institute of Physics website.
Easier, 10 Qns, andymuenz, May 09 15
Easier
andymuenz gold member
924 plays
trivia question Quick Question
Frederick Douglass was the first African-American to be nominated for what role?

From Quiz "The Life of Frederick Douglass"




11.
  Desmond Doss: Pacifist or Patriot? top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
While you may not recognize this man by his name, you may know his story, as told in "The Unlikeliest Hero". How does a pacifist serve his country during wartime without the use of a weapon? Desmond Doss found a way.
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Jul 19 17
Average
ponycargirl editor
Jul 19 17
414 plays
12.
  Dear John Deere - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz will test your knowledge of the inventor John Deere. Best of luck!
Average, 10 Qns, Triviaballer, Apr 26 16
Average
Triviaballer gold member
Apr 26 16
671 plays
13.
  A Sometimes Blithe Spirit: Noel Coward great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
A man of many gifts, Noel Coward was a leading light in the British theatre for over half-a-century, and for almost as long on the international stage. Let's see how much you know about him.
Tough, 10 Qns, Cymruambyth, Nov 04 12
Tough
Cymruambyth gold member
429 plays
14.
  The Story of Johnny Lee Clary great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
A traumatic and battered childhood left Johnny Lee Clary seeking refuge from the only people who seemed to offer him friendship - the Klu Klux Klan. Head of the KKK seventeen years later, his life then took a shocking turn. This is his story.
Average, 10 Qns, dopple44, Sep 01 10
Average
dopple44
255 plays
15.
  Fatal Females: Mary Ann Cotton popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
I started to make a quiz on female murderers in general, but thought that they were all so interesting that they deserved their own quizzes! Enjoy this first in the series.
Average, 10 Qns, bullymom, May 22 11
Average
bullymom
1018 plays
16.
  Strange Death of Nell Cropsey editor best quiz top quiz - 15 questions - 6 mins
Step back in time to the night of Nov. 20, 1901, and let's examine the most controversial case in North Carolina history--the strange death of beautiful sixteen-year old Nell Cropsey.
Difficult, 15 Qns, Charlie007, Mar 09 22
Difficult
Charlie007
Mar 09 22
1881 plays
17.
  The Ultimate Dancer, Isadora Duncan! top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Isadora Duncan has been my heroine since I read her autobiography at the age of eleven. She was the pioneer of expressive and contemporary dance and so much more in an age where women were seen but not often heard!
Tough, 10 Qns, fontenilles, Feb 26 14
Tough
fontenilles
299 plays
18.
  Madame Curie - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a quiz on one of the most famous female scientists of all time. It covers her personal history as well as her scientific achievements.
Average, 10 Qns, claudnine9, Mar 01 16
Average
claudnine9
Mar 01 16
1006 plays
19.
  Michael Crichton great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Michael Crichton was a noted author of thriller and science fiction novels and passed away on 4th November 2008. This quiz is a tribute to the great author and has questions on his life and works.
Average, 10 Qns, deepakmr, Nov 13 08
Average
deepakmr
828 plays
20.
  The Life and Works of Wilkie Collins popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Wilkie Collins was one of the most influential authors of the 19th century yet today much of his work has been forgotten. I hope this quiz will inspire you to read his books and find out what made him one of the most popular writers of his time.
Average, 10 Qns, helen295, Oct 09 08
Average
helen295 gold member
241 plays
21.
Lucius D. Clay was one of the most important, and least remembered, figures in the 20th Century U.S., playing significant roles in the Great Depression, World War II, and much else. Learn more about this extraordinary man.
Tough, 10 Qns, wmshipman, Jan 19 11
Tough
wmshipman
177 plays
22.
  Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Lover, adulterer, royal suitor - Robert Dudley lead a life of scandal in the 1500s. He was a very close friend of Elizabeth I since childhood and managed to create his own place in history.
Average, 10 Qns, BuffyAnneLove, Sep 09 07
Average
BuffyAnneLove
677 plays
23.
  Marc Dutroux, the Monster of Marcinelle popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Marc Dutroux is probably the worst serial killer in Belgian history. Are you ready to find out all about him and his crimes?
Tough, 10 Qns, Leau, May 05 13
Tough
Leau gold member
603 plays
24.
  Telescope Builders, Alvan Clark & Sons great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Alvan Clark and his two sons, Alvan Graham and George Bassett, were responsible for building quality telescopes during the last half of the 19th century and into the 20th century. What do you know about them?
Average, 10 Qns, almach, Jul 17 15
Average
almach
252 plays
25.
  René Descartes: Life and Works popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz will briefly cover the hugely influential philosopher, René Descartes, from his personal life to his famous works. Hopefully you will learn a thing or two!
Average, 10 Qns, I-Am-A-Car, Jan 19 22
Average
I-Am-A-Car
Jan 19 22
494 plays
26.
  Stephen Crane popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The American author Stephen Crane was a popular naturalist writer. Please take this quiz about his life and work. Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, mrgrouchy, Jul 03 09
Average
mrgrouchy
275 plays
27.
  The Life of Aleister Crowley - 15 questions - 5 mins
Aleister Crowley, mystic and drug abuser, is one of the more colourful figures from the early 1900s. Learn a little about his life.
Average, 15 Qns, Gimpess, Dec 09 16
Average
Gimpess
Dec 09 16
532 plays
28.
  Living Next Door to Alice popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Charles Dodgson (Lewis Carroll) may not have lived next door to the little girl who inspired his best known works, but he lived quite near her. Alice Liddell's father Henry was Dean of Christ Church, Oxford, where Carroll lived and worked.
Average, 10 Qns, wilbill, Dec 07 14
Average
wilbill gold member
183 plays
29.
  The Life of Chaucer - 10 questions - 4 mins
We've all heard of "The Canterbury Tales." But what about the man behind the work?
Tough, 10 Qns, skylarb, Jul 13 17
Tough
skylarb gold member
Jul 13 17
611 plays
30.
  The Life of John Constable - 10 questions - 7 mins
Born in 1776, Constable is considered one of the greatest landscape painters of all time, ranking up there with J.M. Turner. He was a great influence on Romantics, like Delacroix and the Impressionists as well. Take this quiz to learn more about him.
Tough, 10 Qns, JuniorTheJaws, Mar 09 22
Tough
JuniorTheJaws gold member
Mar 09 22
363 plays
31.
  Arthur C. Clarke - Space Cadet popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Forever linked with '2001: A Space Odyssey', the late Sir Arthur Charles Clarke was a well-known writer of science and science fiction. Let us explore many facets of his earlier years that may have influenced his writings.
Average, 10 Qns, casey317, Oct 28 16
Average
casey317
Oct 28 16
199 plays
32.
  Astronomer Annie Jump Cannon top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Annie Jump Cannon was born on December 11, 1863 and died on April 13, 1941. She was a very famous astronomer who is unfortunately, not well known. Hopefully, this quiz will help to change that.
Average, 10 Qns, almach, Apr 19 11
Average
almach
261 plays
33.
  The Dean Corll Affair popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is a quiz pertaining to Dean Corll, one of the most notorious killers in Texas history.
Average, 10 Qns, macabrescribe, Aug 10 12
Average
macabrescribe
601 plays
34.
  The Juan Corona Affair popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is a quiz pertaining to Juan Corona, one of the most notorious killers in California history.
Average, 10 Qns, macabrescribe, Dec 26 10
Average
macabrescribe
387 plays
35.
  Famous Poles: Nicholas Copernicus - 10 questions - 3 mins
Hello everyone! This is my first quiz of a planned long series of famous Poles! This one is on Copernicus, one of the fathers of astronomy.
Average, 10 Qns, PolskaMan, Sep 20 15
Average
PolskaMan
406 plays
36.
  Clive Cussler popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
I could not believe there was not a quiz about this great and prolific writer. I hope you enjoy the quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, martinjudo, Sep 10 10
Average
martinjudo
528 plays
37.
  Chester Carlson: Mr. Xerox popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 4 mins
Businesses the world over are indebted to Chester Carlson, the man who gave us the Xerox copier!
Average, 15 Qns, tjoebigham, Apr 19 11
Average
tjoebigham
350 plays
38.
  S.S. Van Dine popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Popularity is fleeting. S.S. Van Dine was one of the innovators of the mystery novel of the 1920s and 1930s. This is a quiz to highlight his contributions.
Average, 10 Qns, Rehaberpro, Nov 27 14
Average
Rehaberpro
183 plays
39.
  The "Dahling" of Literature - 15 questions - 5 mins
Fifteen questions about Roald Dahl's life.
Average, 15 Qns, pennie1478, Oct 20 18
Average
pennie1478
Oct 20 18
243 plays
40.
  Sir Robert Carey - Adventurer and Courtier - 10 questions - 5 mins
Sir Robert Carey (1560-1639) wrote a vivid first-hand account of the Spanish Armada, policing the violent Scottish border, the death of Elizabeth I, and life at the Stuart Court.
Average, 10 Qns, Radain, Oct 10 12
Average
Radain
210 plays
41.
  The Madman of Mexico popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
A quiz about Adolfo de Jesus Constanzo, who had all of Mexico in confusion, disgust, and to his utter delight...in fear. If you want to know more about Constanzo and reign of terror, take this quiz.
Difficult, 10 Qns, Free2Fly, Nov 22 03
Difficult
Free2Fly
717 plays
42.
  The Case of Dr Crippen - 10 questions - 5 mins
Dr Crippen probably ranks second only to Jack the Ripper, and yet his crime was a sordid, domestic affair, hardly deserving the notoriety it achieved.
Tough, 10 Qns, loopeyloo, Mar 09 22
Tough
loopeyloo
Mar 09 22
342 plays
43.
  Explorer Series - Cortes - 10 questions - 4 mins
Some questions regarding Hernando Cortes, the man who brought down the Aztec Empire! Kindly note that Cortes is also spelt Cortez.
Average, 10 Qns, ace_sodium, May 20 10
Average
ace_sodium
919 plays
44.
  A Knighted Painter - 10 questions - 3 mins
Sir Anthony van Dyck achieved fame during his lifetime as a talented painter. Take this fun quiz about his life and work. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, mrgrouchy, Mar 09 22
Average
mrgrouchy
Mar 09 22
333 plays
45.
  The Life of Fyodor Dostoyevsky - 10 questions - 3 mins
Ten questions on the life and times of Fyodor Dostoyevsky, the famous Russian author. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, jonnowales, Dec 22 07
Average
jonnowales
270 plays
46.
  Howard Carter - 10 questions - 4 mins
So you think you know Howard Carter? This quiz was made to challenge those of you who think they know this incredible man. All I have to say is good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, danielheslop, Oct 22 11
Average
danielheslop
316 plays
47.
  Marcel Duchamp - 10 questions - 3 mins
A short overview of the French Dadaist who influenced the Op and Pop Art of the 1960s.
Average, 10 Qns, tjoebigham, Apr 12 15
Average
tjoebigham
524 plays
48.
This is a quiz for all those who have studied classics and/ or love Catullus, one of the greatest poets of all times.
Tough, 10 Qns, Beatka, May 06 07
Tough
Beatka gold member
271 plays
49.
  Denis Diderot - 10 questions - 4 mins
Denis Diderot was one of the most important philosophers during his lifetime. See how much you know about this man, nicknamed, "Le Philosophe".
Average, 10 Qns, GWU_Boy, Feb 27 14
Average
GWU_Boy
327 plays
50.
  The Theo Durrant Affair popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here is a quiz pertaining to Theo Durrant, one of the most notorious killers in San Francisco history.
Average, 10 Qns, macabrescribe, Aug 01 08
Average
macabrescribe
333 plays
51.
  March, March, Dabrowski - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a quiz about General Jan Henryk Dabrowski, a great Polish patriot whose story is told within his Nation's Anthem. Hope you enjoy some history.
Tough, 10 Qns, JJMcGiver, Mar 01 19
Tough
JJMcGiver
Mar 01 19
102 plays
52.
Nirod C. Chaudhury was a scholar par excellence. He was also a prolific but controversial writer. He wrote both in English and in Bengali. His English was influenced by the typical pragmatic and sanskritized Bengali style of Bankim Chandra Chatterjee.
Average, 10 Qns, indranil49, Mar 14 13
Average
indranil49
162 plays
53.
  Aleister Crowley - 10 questions - 6 mins
A short quiz on the infamous mystic, poet, magician, mountaineer and so-called "wickedest man in the world," Aleister Crowley.
Difficult, 10 Qns, leedonna, Feb 11 11
Difficult
leedonna
568 plays
54.
  Ann Coulter: Blonde, Brainy and Brash - 10 questions - 5 mins
Love her or hate her, Ann Coulter is definitely one-of-a-kind. See how much you know about this controversial political pundit.
Tough, 10 Qns, daver852, Mar 20 11
Tough
daver852 gold member
417 plays
55.
  Emil Cioran - 5 questions - 3 mins
Here are some questions about Emil Cioran.
Average, 5 Qns, patai, Mar 12 02
Average
patai
231 plays
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