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51 quizzes and 540 trivia questions.
  Who Ruled the Longest? Part 2 - 10 questions - 4 mins
Second quiz on which of the four kings, dictators, or politicians ruled their nation for the longest period of time.
Tough, 10 Qns, Stalin1879, Nov 29 11
1221 plays
  Political Revolutions - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz tests the user's knowledge of political history. Each question deals with a revolution that changed the status quo in a given country.
Difficult, 10 Qns, mf1849, Nov 30 07
2815 plays
  100 Years of Women in Politics great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is my 100th quiz, so it's a great time to celebrate 100 years since women were allowed to vote in Great Britain.
Very Easy, 10 Qns, AcrylicInk, Dec 24 18
Recommended for grades: 9,10,11,12
Very Easy
AcrylicInk gold member
Dec 24 18
597 plays
  Man's Inhumanity to Man editor best quiz great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
A look at some of the innocent victims of tyrants and tyrannies.
Tough, 10 Qns, robert362, Oct 02 21
Oct 02 21
8998 plays
  Outwit, Outplay, Outlast top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Although monarchs and presidents tend to attract most of the attention, this quiz is dedicated to statesmen and diplomats of the past whose role proved to be as important (if not more) than that of their "bosses".
Average, 10 Qns, LadyNym, Sep 03 21
LadyNym gold member
Sep 03 21
193 plays
  Basics of Political Science I popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
The following questions cover some of the very basic terms within the discipline of comparative politics (along with describing the works and ideas of some famous scholars within the discipline). Good luck!
Tough, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Apr 07 21
thejazzkickazz gold member
Apr 07 21
2388 plays
  Politics: A Matter of Opinion best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Many individuals have commented on the nature of politics and politicians. I'll provide clues that should enable you to identify the person credited with the comments or answer a question about the content of the quotation.
Average, 10 Qns, uglybird, Sep 05 18
uglybird gold member
Sep 05 18
2124 plays
  Who Voted For Democracy? best quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Politopia, the newest nation in the world, is forming a democratic government. Using your knowledge of political science and comparative politics, answer these questions about the underpinnings of democracy.
Average, 10 Qns, adams627, May 21 12
465 plays
  Marxism for Beginners popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Marxism is a social science that is much maligned, little understood, and studied even less. See what you know about these basic Marxist ideas--you may even learn a thing or two!
Average, 10 Qns, scottistoxic, Jul 21 20
Jul 21 20
3918 plays
  Gerrymandering Terms popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Gerrymandering is one of the most notorious and important political strategies in the U.S. and around the world. But do you know what these words referring to gerrymandering mean?
Average, 10 Qns, Joepetz, Sep 27 18
Joepetz gold member
Sep 27 18
270 plays
trivia question Quick Question
What is it called when a neutral disinterested party offers to bring disputants together to reach a compromise?

From Quiz "Terms and Concepts in Diplomacy"

  20th Century Politics - 10 questions - 5 mins
These events are so recent you hardly can call them history. Just in case some events are already sliding off into a dim past..a quick reminder...
Tough, 10 Qns, flem-ish, Aug 09 17
Aug 09 17
5674 plays
  Basics of Political Science II top quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
In this quiz you will find concepts that are essential to a basic understanding of the discipline of political science. I hope you will enjoy this quiz and that it sparks your interest to read more!
Tough, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Sep 01 20
thejazzkickazz gold member
Sep 01 20
1689 plays
  Marxism 101 - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a little quiz on one of my favorite subjects...enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, EmmaRussell, Nov 05 19
Nov 05 19
762 plays
  Whatever it Is - I'm Against it! best quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
Challenged by heidi66, I have come up with a quiz about political opposition, sometimes warranted, sometimes not. Anyway, whatever it was, they were against it.
Tough, 10 Qns, Correspondguy, Dec 23 09
937 plays
  Political Sex Scandals #2 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This is for those who asked for a part two. The questions have an international flavor but should be interesting.
Average, 10 Qns, Rehaberpro, Jul 16 19
Jul 16 19
660 plays
  Love Me, Love My Slogan top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Planning to run for office? Overthrow the government? Take over the world? A catchy slogan will help. See if you can tell which of these worked in the past.
Average, 10 Qns, wilbill, Apr 30 14
wilbill gold member
773 plays
  Great Political Insults: Part 1 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Names will never hurt me: There's nothing better than a fine-honed insult to bring the 'great and the good' down to earth. Political life provided a rich harvest. See how many of the insulted, and the insulters, you can identify.
Tough, 10 Qns, darksplash, Nov 29 11
darksplash gold member
1077 plays
  How to Rig an Election great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
So you want to be a politician, but are too unlikable, untrustworthy or un-telegenic to get anyone to vote for you? Never fear. My 10 step guide will help you bypass all that pesky "democracy" nonsense.
Average, 10 Qns, Islingtonian, Nov 12 20
Nov 12 20
766 plays
  Quotations About War and Politics - 10 questions - 6 mins
War and politics influence our daily lives, so we better keep in mind what famous people had to say on these subjects. All questions are of the multiple-choice type. "Who said what" can sometimes be deduced from hints in the questions.
Tough, 10 Qns, flem-ish, Sep 20 16
Sep 20 16
1933 plays
  Political Sex Scandals #1 - 10 questions - 6 mins
Promising political and leadership roles have often been tarnished by scandal. Here are a few you may remember.
Tough, 10 Qns, Rehaberpro, Aug 21 15
796 plays
  Make Your Mind Up Time popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz about voting, with a bit of a UK bias
Average, 10 Qns, dellastreet, Apr 27 15
dellastreet gold member
219 plays
  Political Philosophy - 20 questions - 6 mins
Some easy, some difficult -- from the ancients to postmodernism!
Tough, 20 Qns, LauraEmily, Sep 15 22
Sep 15 22
3396 plays
  Fascism : Part A - 10 questions - 4 mins
Fascism is one of the better known political ideologies of the 20th century and its impact is still felt. How much do you know about its history?
Tough, 10 Qns, billad, Oct 08 12
774 plays
  I Love Politics. Do You? popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Think you know political science? I'm not so sure you do, but take this quiz to be sure!
Difficult, 10 Qns, brodie986, Apr 05 09
879 plays
  Terms and Concepts in Diplomacy popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
The quiz exams some basic terms and concerts that permeate the conduct of international diplomacy.
Tough, 10 Qns, skipp1, Dec 30 21
Dec 30 21
497 plays
  Why Should I Vote For You? - 10 questions - 5 mins
Liberal, Conservative, Republican, Democrat, Labour - you know all the common political parties that exist, but let's look at some more bizarre parties that have existed around the democratic world.
Tough, 10 Qns, George95, Feb 20 13
George95 gold member
330 plays
  Who Ruled the Longest? Part 1 - 10 questions - 4 mins
Which of the four dictators, monarchs, or elected politicians ruled their country for the longest period of time?
Difficult, 10 Qns, Stalin1879, Jan 19 08
2823 plays
  The Conservative Tradition - 15 questions - 5 mins
The American and British Conservatives differ in interesting ways while sharing a common heritage. This quiz tests your knowledge of both British and American Conservative history.
Average, 15 Qns, adrianlove, Jan 03 19
Jan 03 19
375 plays
  Quotes From Statesmen And Politicians - 10 questions - 5 mins
Politicians and statesmen do a lot of talking. Sometimes what they say becomes part of history. This quiz deals with such 'historic', or at least 'remarkable', words.
Tough, 10 Qns, flem-ish, Aug 26 21
Aug 26 21
3102 plays
  Great Political Insults: Part 2 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
As an offering to those who enjoyed my first quiz on political insults, here are some more pithy remarks about the great and the good. If you laugh at any, remember that the trouble with political jokes is that they sometimes get elected.
Difficult, 10 Qns, darksplash, Nov 14 12
darksplash gold member
690 plays
  Great Political Insults: Part 3 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Seconds out; round three, and the gloves are off for some of the meanest political insults ever.
Difficult, 10 Qns, darksplash, Sep 05 08
darksplash gold member
597 plays
  Parliaments of the World - 25 questions - 7 mins
This quiz is about name, numbers and location of the World's parliaments. Sources used are: The Oxford Dictionary of Twentieth Century World History, Microsoft Encarta, Software Toolworks Encyclopedia and my very own brain.
Difficult, 25 Qns, jvannouhuys, Jun 17 15
1958 plays
  Environmental Politics - 10 questions - 6 mins
I focus on how the global political scene arrived at their current agenda re: environment
Difficult, 10 Qns, auccl799, Oct 02 21
Oct 02 21
429 plays
  I Voted for Kodos! - 10 questions - 5 mins
The whole point of a democracy is to allow people to vote for the leader they want. However, not all possible choices are necessarily sensible. This is a quiz about some frivolous political parties from around the world.
Tough, 10 Qns, suzidunc, Jul 14 17
Jul 14 17
195 plays
  Libertarianism - 15 questions - 5 mins
Think you know the libertarian philosophy?
Tough, 15 Qns, januarygirl, Jul 13 21
Jul 13 21
729 plays
  Fascism : Part B - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz deals not only with Fascism as such, but also with Nazism, "Austrofascism" and the 19th century theories that eventually fed the development of European right-wing extremism in general. It also touches briefly on Fascism outside Europe.
Tough, 10 Qns, billad, Aug 15 05
558 plays
  Name the Political Theory - 10 questions - 5 mins
I will introduce an idea, and you tell me what political theory it applies to. (They are mainly international theories).
Difficult, 10 Qns, maranello550, Apr 16 17
Apr 16 17
1716 plays
  Political Quotes - 10 questions - 6 mins
Here are some interesting things politicians and political junkies have said. Some comments are vicious, others are probably libellous, but they are all good fun. Do you know who said what?
Difficult, 10 Qns, dinkytown, Apr 27 16
Apr 27 16
666 plays
  Ladies! Stand Up For Your Rights! - 10 questions - 6 mins
A quiz about the suffragettes, a group of women who stood up for their right to vote and have a say in the laws of their country. This quiz focuses only on the British suffrage movements.
Difficult, 10 Qns, ElusiveDream, Feb 13 16
Feb 13 16
267 plays
  The Suffrage Movement - 10 questions - 6 mins
Over the years, women have campaigned, fought, and even died, for the right to be allowed a vote and a voice in the government of their home countries. How much do you know about their struggles?
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, Rowena8482, Nov 19 07
Very Difficult
483 plays
See if you can identify which famous world leader said each of the following quotes. Some may seem easy, but you might be surprised by some of these quotes.
Difficult, 10 Qns, jgranade, Jan 22 14
1160 plays
  Politicians on Politicians (Quotes) - 10 questions - 5 mins
Politicians are oft quoted, and these are some of the best quotes made at the expense of their own kind! So, who said it? All multiple choice.
Tough, 10 Qns, Engadine, Sep 08 21
Sep 08 21
450 plays
  Libertarian Quotes - 10 questions - 5 mins
This ought to be pretty easy. Just match the quotes to who said them.
Average, 10 Qns, januarygirl, Mar 28 19
Mar 28 19
459 plays
  Showbusiness for Ugly People - 15 questions - 7 mins
Someone called politics 'showbusiness for ugly people.' Here's more political wit and satire, about general principles rather than individual politicians or policies.
Difficult, 15 Qns, Woordenboer, Jan 19 08
876 plays
  Politically Engendered Quotes - 10 questions - 5 mins
Whose politically engendered quotes are these? Political figures are very often quoted or misquoted by others. The following are some of the best politically incorrect or correct quips! All multiple-choice.
Tough, 10 Qns, Engadine, Aug 20 19
Aug 20 19
558 plays
  Political Cynics - 10 questions - 7 mins
A collection of comments on politics and government from a variety of writers, comedians and politicians. I supply you with the quote, you identify the quipper. Good luck and have fun!
Difficult, 10 Qns, stingers, Dec 13 16
Dec 13 16
597 plays
  20th Century Political History - 10 questions - 5 mins
Political facts from recent history. It deals with events that happened or situations that started to happen in the previous century.
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, flem-ish, Nov 16 15
Very Difficult
1732 plays
More quotes from world leaders. Test your knowledge of the wild and wacky words uttered by famous world leaders!
Difficult, 10 Qns, jgranade, May 02 17
May 02 17
828 plays
  The Libertarian Party: A Brief History - 10 questions - 5 mins
Here is a quiz about one of the fastest growing political parties in the United States.
Tough, 10 Qns, macabrescribe, Aug 26 08
306 plays
  Who am I? Political Scientists - 5 questions - 3 mins
A short quiz on political scientists.
Average, 5 Qns, charlemagne, Mar 15 13
2110 plays
  Words of Wisdom from or about Politicians - 5 questions - 5 mins
Sometimes we remember politicians for what they DO. Sometimes we even remember them for what they SAY. This quiz is about some of their funniest,cleverest, wittiest remarks.In one case it is ABOUT politicians.
Difficult, 5 Qns, flem-ish, Feb 04 13
888 plays
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