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51 quizzes and 540 trivia questions.
1.
  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
Tough
Stalin1879
1221 plays
2.
  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
Difficult
mf1849
2815 plays
3.
  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
4.
  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
Tough
robert362
Oct 02 21
8998 plays
5.
  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
Average
LadyNym gold member
Sep 03 21
193 plays
6.
  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
Tough
thejazzkickazz gold member
Apr 07 21
2388 plays
7.
  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
Average
uglybird gold member
Sep 05 18
2124 plays
8.
  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
Average
adams627
465 plays
9.
  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
Average
scottistoxic
Jul 21 20
3918 plays
10.
  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
Average
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"




11.
  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
Tough
flem-ish
Aug 09 17
5674 plays
12.
  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
Tough
thejazzkickazz gold member
Sep 01 20
1689 plays
13.
  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
Average
EmmaRussell
Nov 05 19
762 plays
14.
  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
Tough
Correspondguy
937 plays
15.
  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
Average
Rehaberpro
Jul 16 19
660 plays
16.
  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
Average
wilbill gold member
773 plays
17.
  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
Tough
darksplash gold member
1077 plays
18.
  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
Average
Islingtonian
Nov 12 20
766 plays
19.
  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
Tough
flem-ish
Sep 20 16
1933 plays
20.
  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
Tough
Rehaberpro
796 plays
21.
  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
Average
dellastreet gold member
219 plays
22.
  Political Philosophy - 20 questions - 6 mins
Some easy, some difficult -- from the ancients to postmodernism!
Tough, 20 Qns, LauraEmily, Sep 15 22
Tough
LauraEmily
Sep 15 22
3396 plays
23.
  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
Tough
billad
774 plays
24.
  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
Difficult
brodie986
879 plays
25.
  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
Tough
skipp1
Dec 30 21
497 plays
26.
  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
Tough
George95 gold member
330 plays
27.
  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
Difficult
Stalin1879
2823 plays
28.
  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
Average
adrianlove
Jan 03 19
375 plays
29.
  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
Tough
flem-ish
Aug 26 21
3102 plays
30.
  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
Difficult
darksplash gold member
690 plays
31.
  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
Difficult
darksplash gold member
597 plays
32.
  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
Difficult
jvannouhuys
1958 plays
33.
  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
Difficult
auccl799
Oct 02 21
429 plays
34.
  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
Tough
suzidunc
Jul 14 17
195 plays
35.
  Libertarianism - 15 questions - 5 mins
Think you know the libertarian philosophy?
Tough, 15 Qns, januarygirl, Jul 13 21
Tough
januarygirl
Jul 13 21
729 plays
36.
  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
Tough
billad
558 plays
37.
  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
Difficult
maranello550
Apr 16 17
1716 plays
38.
  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
Difficult
dinkytown
Apr 27 16
666 plays
39.
  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
Difficult
ElusiveDream
Feb 13 16
267 plays
40.
  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
Rowena8482
483 plays
41.
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
Difficult
jgranade
1160 plays
42.
  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
Tough
Engadine
Sep 08 21
450 plays
43.
  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
Average
januarygirl
Mar 28 19
459 plays
44.
  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
Difficult
Woordenboer
876 plays
45.
  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
Tough
Engadine
Aug 20 19
558 plays
46.
  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
Difficult
stingers
Dec 13 16
597 plays
47.
  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
flem-ish
1732 plays
48.
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
Difficult
jgranade
May 02 17
828 plays
49.
  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
Tough
macabrescribe
306 plays
50.
  Who am I? Political Scientists - 5 questions - 3 mins
A short quiz on political scientists.
Average, 5 Qns, charlemagne, Mar 15 13
Average
charlemagne
2110 plays
51.
  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
Difficult
flem-ish
888 plays
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