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1.
  Emma Edmonds: Nurse, Soldier, Spy! great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Emma Edmonds pretended to be a man and served in the Union troops of the American Civil War. She also became involved in espionage. Come learn more about this fascinating woman!
Easier, 10 Qns, stephgm67, Mar 18 22
Easier
stephgm67 gold member
Mar 18 22
174 plays
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  Guy Fawkes   Terrorist or Hero Guy Fawkes: Terrorist or Hero? great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Guy Fawkes was part of the Gunpowder Plot, a group who planned to blow up Parliament. Does that make him a terrorist or a hero? Let's see what we can find out!
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Jul 08 15
Average
ponycargirl editor
826 plays
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  Rose Greenhow: Mother, Socialite, SPY! popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Rose Greenhow, a notorious Confederate spy during the American Civil War, led a fascinating life full of intrigue and danger. Hated by some people, revered by others, Rose was a unique woman in a volatile time of American history.
Easier, 10 Qns, stephgm67, Feb 28 22
Easier
stephgm67 gold member
Feb 28 22
162 plays
4.
  Nikki Giovanni editor best quiz best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
What was forgotten in the terrible tragedy at Virginia Tech is that one of the professors who tried to stop it, Nikki Giovanni, is one of our greatest living poets. A tribute.
Average, 10 Qns, stuthehistoryguy, May 02 07
Average
stuthehistoryguy gold member
1574 plays
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  The Shocking Case of Ed Gein great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
In November of 1957, the nation was shocked by what was uncovered on a farm in rural Wisconsin. What do you know about Ed Gein, the 'Mad Butcher of Plainfield'?
Tough, 10 Qns, bigox, Nov 29 12
Tough
bigox
6145 plays
6.
  F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald best quiz - 15 questions - 4 mins
Scott and Zelda were the couple who epitomized the Jazz Age. They were both creative writers who drew on their own experiences to write their fiction. Let's explore their short and tragic lives.
Tough, 15 Qns, Polaris101, Aug 14 05
Tough
Polaris101 gold member
655 plays
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  The Life and Works of Mrs Gaskell popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
How much do you know about the life and work of the Victorian novelist, Mrs Gaskell?
Average, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, Aug 31 15
Average
Fifiona81 editor
149 plays
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  The Lobotomist best quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
What do you know about Dr. Walter Freeman, "The Henry Ford of Lobotomy?" The information is taken from the PBS program "The Lobotomist."
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Mar 29 19
Average
ponycargirl editor
Mar 29 19
495 plays
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Dutch artist M. C. Escher is best known for his mathematically inspired designs that often featured impossible structures and optical illusions. How much do you know about his life and works?
Average, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, Jul 05 16
Average
Fifiona81 editor
Jul 05 16
281 plays
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  Strictly Canadian: Terry Fox - 10 questions - 5 mins
"I want to set an example that will never be forgotten. It is courage and not foolishness. It is not a waste." Terry Fox, journal entry April 26, 1980
Tough, 10 Qns, jojanne1974, May 25 15
Tough
jojanne1974
513 plays
trivia question Quick Question
In 1337 Bertrand first came to the attention of the King of France at an event in the French city of Rennes. What was this event?

From Quiz "Bertrand du Guesclin - The Eagle of Brittany"




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  Jose Gaspar: Myth or Pirate? popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
In Tampa, Florida, each year a festival is held to commemorate the exploits of the legendary pirate, Jose Gaspar. The real question is, did he ever exist?
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Feb 23 15
Average
pollucci19 gold member
558 plays
12.
  The Murders At Rillington Place great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 9 mins
This quiz is about one of England's most bizarre crimes. Why did Timothy Evans admit to the murder? Was John Christie the real killer? If you're ready to find out the answers, please enter! My thanks to a very special person who asked that I do this quiz
Difficult, 15 Qns, DakotaNorth, Mar 09 22
Difficult
DakotaNorth gold member
Mar 09 22
1612 plays
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  The Murder Of Dian Fossey top quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
On a cold December morning Dian Fossey was horribly murdered. Her murder actually begins from the time she went to study the majestic Mountain Gorillas. What was the motive for her murder? Who could have done it? To find out the answers, please enter.
Difficult, 10 Qns, DakotaNorth, Mar 09 22
Difficult
DakotaNorth gold member
Mar 09 22
1189 plays
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Welcome! This quiz is about the influential seventeenth century artist Artemisia Gentileschi. She was a woman trying to be an artist at a time where she had limited resources to pursue her dream. She is still respected for her artistic contributions.
Average, 15 Qns, MissScarlet, Mar 09 22
Average
MissScarlet
Mar 09 22
1424 plays
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  Thomas Gainsborough, Artist popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 6 mins
"There is an English School, and Gainsborough is one of its brightest stars," the art critic William Vaughan has written. I've always loved Gainsborough's work, so here are some questions about this particular bright star of English painting and his art.
Average, 15 Qns, londoneye98, Mar 09 22
Average
londoneye98 gold member
Mar 09 22
144 plays
16.
  The Twisted Case of Albert Fish great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
In 1935, 65 year-old Albert Fish went on trial in New York City. The charge was first degree murder. As the trial progressed, the public discovered that murder was just one of his interests.
Difficult, 10 Qns, bigox, Feb 06 04
Difficult
bigox
3320 plays
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  Nell Gwyn popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
The mistresses of British kings can be numbered in hundreds, but one of the best known and best loved is Eleanor ("Nell") Gwyn. This quiz is based largely on Derek Parker's biography of her, published by Sutton Publishing in 2000.
Tough, 10 Qns, TabbyTom, Mar 20 11
Tough
TabbyTom gold member
771 plays
18.
  Paleontology's Public Intellectual great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 6 mins
On May 20, 2002, Stephen Jay Gould passed away. Called 'paleontology's public intellectual' by Andrew Knoll of Harvard University, Gould was a prominent evolutionist, a prolific author, and a champion of science and reason.
Tough, 15 Qns, crisw, Apr 19 11
Tough
crisw gold member
583 plays
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  The Life of Jane Goodall popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Jane Goodall has greatly impacted the world with her research and contribution to the world. How much do you know of her life before and after her trip to Africa?
Average, 10 Qns, polly5, Dec 08 17
Average
polly5
Dec 08 17
483 plays
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  Portrait of an Artist: Giacometti great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
One of the greatest sculptors of the 20th century, Alberto Giacometti's name may not be the most well-known, but his works are unmistakable. Come have a look at the interesting life and career of this great artist.
Average, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Mar 09 22
Average
thejazzkickazz gold member
Mar 09 22
498 plays
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  Marcus Garvey, National Hero of Jamaica popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Here is a quiz about a very influential early 20th Century human rights leader, Marcus Mosiah Garvey, of Jamaica (1887-1940) whose contribution to the movement is lesser known in the United States than other leaders.
Average, 10 Qns, Yana63, Oct 11 18
Average
Yana63
Oct 11 18
151 plays
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  Goethe popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Interestingly, there is no quiz yet on Goethe. This quiz is mainly concerned with Goethe as a literary figure rather than the many other fields in which he was active.
Average, 10 Qns, bloomsby, Sep 22 21
Average
bloomsby gold member
Sep 22 21
190 plays
23.
  The Legend of Belle Gunness popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
I grew up in La Porte, Indiana. Not much happens in that small rural town, but in the early 1900s La Porte was the home of the serial killer Belle Gunness, who killed 42 people. This quiz is about her.
Tough, 15 Qns, brynnkitty, Mar 09 22
Tough
brynnkitty
Mar 09 22
675 plays
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  Max Ehrmann, Author of "Desiderata" popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Beautifully written, "Desiderata", has always been my favorite. "Desiderata" was written by Max Ehrmann in 1927. Let's see what we can learn about this man.
Average, 10 Qns, funnytrivianna, Aug 08 14
Average
funnytrivianna gold member
168 plays
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We've all heard the jokes about the military prowess of the French; but wait, France has produced a great many brave and capable military figures. This quiz looks at the life and times of, arguably, the greatest of them all - Bertrand du Guesclin.
Tough, 15 Qns, SisterSeagull, Sep 07 17
Tough
SisterSeagull gold member
Sep 07 17
123 plays
26.
  The Accomplishments of Stephen Fry - 10 questions - 4 mins
More than just an entertainer, Stephen Fry is has been described as a comedian, a writer, an actor, a political activist, a TV and radio presenter and an academic. Here's a quiz about some of his wide-ranging achievements.
Average, 10 Qns, suzidunc, Jul 29 18
Average
suzidunc
Jul 29 18
189 plays
27.
  Bold Forbes - 10 questions - 4 mins
Steve Forbes is a publishing executive who has run for the nomination for the President of the United States of America twice. Enjoy this quiz about this wealthy gentleman.
Average, 10 Qns, workisboring, Apr 29 15
Average
workisboring gold member
209 plays
28.
  Allen Ginsberg: Beat Poet and Much More - 10 questions - 3 mins
Allen Ginsberg was an American poet of the Beat Generation whose life and work influenced the counterculture of the 1960s and beyond. He was also a man of diverse talents and interests.
Average, 10 Qns, Amanda77586, Nov 04 12
Average
Amanda77586
346 plays
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  William Faulkner - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a quiz about the life and works of the author William Falukner
Average, 10 Qns, workisboring, Apr 16 12
Average
workisboring gold member
216 plays
30.
  Pablo Escobar: A Criminal Against a Country - 10 questions - 4 mins
Pablo Escobar the man who endangered Colombian society and its government; one of the worst criminals in the world's recent history.
Tough, 10 Qns, gpuyana, Mar 09 22
Tough
gpuyana
Mar 09 22
455 plays
31.
  The Tragic Life of Galileo - 10 questions - 4 mins
Galileo had a very interesting life and this quiz summarizes it.
Average, 10 Qns, balletlover24, Jan 10 15
Average
balletlover24
724 plays
32.
  All About Robert Frost - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here's a quiz about the poet Robert Frost. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, zebra101, Feb 21 11
Average
zebra101
321 plays
33.
  The Life of Veronica Franco - 15 questions - 3 mins
This is just some basic information about Veronica Franco, "The Honest Courtesan". FYI, the movie about her life, "Dangerous Beauty", is not a reliable source.
Average, 15 Qns, TriviaMelee, Mar 20 11
Average
TriviaMelee
474 plays
34.
  The Basics about Ben Franklin popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Think you know the basics about Ben Franklin? Take this quiz and see if you do!
Tough, 10 Qns, gloryB2, Apr 19 11
Tough
gloryB2 gold member
465 plays
35.
  Rosalind Franklin - 10 questions - 4 mins
This pioneering scientist made crucial discoveries in DNA research. See how much you know about her life and work. (Note: some terms have been changed from the U.K. spelling to the American.) Hope you enjoy the quiz. Thanks.
Average, 10 Qns, neon000, Oct 03 13
Average
neon000 gold member
262 plays
36.
  An Honest Courtesan - 10 questions - 4 mins
I had to do this huge history project about literature in Venice during the Renaissance, and I chose Veronica Franco. Here's a quiz about her. Enjoy and tell me what you think.
Average, 10 Qns, rlke6488, Mar 20 11
Average
rlke6488
339 plays
37.
  The Life of M. C. Escher - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a quiz on the Dutch artist and scientist, M. C. Escher. It's similar to a timeline--the questions go in order of his life.
Average, 10 Qns, brainiac62, Oct 18 07
Average
brainiac62
334 plays
38.
  In the Air with Amelia Earhart - 10 questions - 6 mins
Amelia Earhart was a famous aviator who went missing whilst trying to be the first woman to fly around the world. She had many interests apart from avaition. This quiz is about her short but fascinating life.
Tough, 10 Qns, sward351, Mar 20 11
Tough
sward351
299 plays
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  The Life and Works of Bret Easton Ellis - 10 questions - 5 mins
A brief synopsis on the writer and his post-modern Gen-X literature, which includes "Less Than Zero", "American Psycho", "Lunar Park" and many more.
Tough, 10 Qns, jarbey, Oct 04 07
Tough
jarbey
217 plays
40.
Prepare to be dazzled!
Difficult, 25 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Mar 07 21
Difficult
thejazzkickazz gold member
Mar 07 21
1044 plays
41.
  Juan Gris - 15 questions - 4 mins
The artist Juan Gris. Gris is the second of nineteen focus artists featured in the 2001-2002 US Academic Decathlon curriculum and his featured work is Portrait of Picasso.
Average, 15 Qns, SuperRo, Mar 02 13
Average
SuperRo
387 plays
42.
  Arshile Gorky - 15 questions - 6 mins
The artist Arshile Gorky. Gorky is the fourth of nineteen focus artists featured in the 2001-2002 US Academic Decathlon curriculum and his featured work is The Artist's Mother.
Tough, 15 Qns, SuperRo, Apr 03 11
Tough
SuperRo
384 plays
43.
  The Life of Kenneth Grahame - 15 questions - 5 mins
This is on the author of the beloved 'The Wind in the Willows'. There are a few questions about the book also.
Tough, 15 Qns, LindaC007, Jan 20 06
Tough
LindaC007
235 plays
44.
  The Works of Neil Gaiman - 15 questions - 5 mins
Neil Gaiman is one of the finest authors living today, in comics, children's books and literature. How well do you know his work?
Tough, 15 Qns, itamarkatz, Oct 18 03
Tough
itamarkatz
399 plays
45.
  He Took a Licking ...Lewis Grizzard - 10 questions - 3 mins
Lewis Grizzard was a Southern columnist and humorist. His death left many longing for the simpler times that he was known for writing about. Here are some questions on his life and works. I hope you enjoy it.
Average, 10 Qns, ToyFox, Oct 25 10
Average
ToyFox
222 plays
46.
  Freud Quiz Challenge - 10 questions - 5 mins
No thinker has had a more profound impact on the intellectual thought of the twentieth century than the great Sigismundus.
Difficult, 10 Qns, robert362, May 20 18
Difficult
robert362
May 20 18
2196 plays
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