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These are the folks that decide the history of humankind. What do you know about them?
128 World Leaders quizzes and 1,792 World Leaders trivia questions.
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1.
  The Last Emperor - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is about the Last Emperors of various nations not about the award winning 1987 film The Last Emperor.Good Luck!
Average, 10 Qns, lonchaney, May 17 20
Average
lonchaney
May 17 20
604 plays
2.
  Man I Feel Like a Woman Man, I Feel Like a Woman popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Man, I feel like a woman can lead a country at least as well as a man. Even if you disagree, given the somewhat cryptic photo clues, you might be able to answer these questions about female world leaders.
Easier, 10 Qns, spanishliz, Feb 18 19
Easier
spanishliz editor
Feb 18 19
474 plays
3.
  Fire in Their Souls Fire in Their Souls great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is a quiz dealing with ten world leaders, most of whom, but not all, have inspired humanity over time.
Easier, 10 Qns, Creedy, Apr 30 21
Easier
Creedy gold member
Apr 30 21
1111 plays
4.
  Husband and Wife Leaders Husband and Wife Leaders great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
There have been powerful male leaders. There have been powerful female leaders. But there have not been too many powerful married couples leading their nations. This quiz is on ten of those lovebirds.
Easier, 10 Qns, Joepetz, Jul 06 15
Easier
Joepetz gold member
802 plays
5.
  World Leaders on Canvas World Leaders on Canvas great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
See if you can identify these world leaders of their time as they were seen through the eyes of some of the world's greatest artists.
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Nov 28 22
Average
EnglishJedi gold member
Nov 28 22
601 plays
6.
  The Title, In Question top quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Most governments around the world feature a person in a position of influence. Here, you're given the country; you need to match that place with the title that has been used, historically, for their head of state. Good luck!
Easier, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Oct 18 20
Easier
kyleisalive editor
Oct 18 20
1502 plays
7.
  Man of Steel great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Match these leaders with the sobriquets they were bestowed with. Not all of them were complimentary.
Very Easy, 10 Qns, zorba_scank, Sep 22 19
Very Easy
zorba_scank gold member
Sep 22 19
758 plays
8.
  Also Known As Also Known As... - 10 questions - 6 mins
Based on the clues given, can you identify all of the world leaders described in this quiz? Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, Lpez, Jun 10 22
Average
Lpez
Jun 10 22
630 plays
9.
  The President and the Prime Minister best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Each question provides clues to the identities of a US President and a UK Prime Minister who share the same first name (or name by which they were commonly known). Just match the correct name to the correct pair of politicians.
Easier, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, Mar 01 19
Easier
Fifiona81 editor
Mar 01 19
498 plays
10.
  20th-Century World Leaders Part 1 - 10 questions - 3 mins
The 20th Century can be defined by the political leaders who made lasting significance contribution in their own countries and in world affairs.
Easier, 10 Qns, sw11, Mar 17 21
Recommended for grades: 9,10,11,12
Easier
sw11 gold member
Mar 17 21
769 plays
trivia question Quick Question
He oversaw the independence of Malaysia on 31 August 1957. From 1955 to 1970, who served as the first Prime Minister of Malaysia?

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  20th-Century World Leaders Part 6 - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is my sixth and final quiz on influential world leaders in their own countries and in the international arenas in the 20th century.
Easier, 10 Qns, sw11, Mar 17 21
Easier
sw11 gold member
Mar 17 21
661 plays
12.
  Generals in Politics 1 best quiz - 15 questions - 6 mins
Here are some examples of generals and other officers who have assumed high office by election, popular acclaim, appointment, or by more familiar military methods! The questions are in the who am I format.
Average, 15 Qns, mstanaway, Apr 14 14
Average
mstanaway
3151 plays
13.
  20th-Century World Leaders Part 2 - 10 questions - 3 mins
A second quiz about some 20th century world leaders who were influential in their own countries and international affairs.
Easier, 10 Qns, sw11, Mar 17 21
Recommended for grades: 10,11,12
Easier
sw11 gold member
Mar 17 21
660 plays
14.
  20th-Century World Leaders Part 3 - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is my third quiz on influential world leaders in their own countries and world affairs in the 20th century.
Easier, 10 Qns, sw11, Mar 17 21
Easier
sw11 gold member
Mar 17 21
629 plays
15.
  Women Heads of Government popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Often in the past, when a woman became a head of government, they were heralded as being the "first woman to become head of ... " that government. Today it is more accepted as normal. Can you match these heads of state with their nations?
Very Easy, 10 Qns, shvdotr, Jun 07 16
Very Easy
shvdotr gold member
Jun 07 16
815 plays
16.
Phoenix Rising's Red Crew unexpectedly made a stop in Iceland on its 2022 World Tour. Join us as we learn about one of Iceland's famous people, Vigdis Finnbogadottir.
Easier, 10 Qns, Triviaballer, Apr 13 22
Easier
Triviaballer gold member
Apr 13 22
127 plays
17.
  She Rules popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 2 mins
On the very morning I started to write this quiz, I found there were ten women heads of government. What do you know about these women?
Easier, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Nov 28 19
Easier
JanIQ gold member
Nov 28 19
526 plays
18.
  Dude, Where's My Country? popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Can you match the leaders to the countries that don't exist any longer?
Easier, 10 Qns, 480154st, Aug 31 18
Easier
480154st gold member
Aug 31 18
615 plays
19.
  20th-Century World Leaders Part 5 - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is my fifth in a series of quizzes on world leaders who were influential in either their own countries or the wider world in the 20th century.
Average, 10 Qns, sw11, Mar 17 21
Average
sw11 gold member
Mar 17 21
546 plays
20.
  Hit the Road, Jack great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
World leaders have been exiled or sent away for various reasons throughout history. Here is a quiz on rulers and leaders who were told to "Hit the road, Jack", or did so of their own accord.
Easier, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Sep 15 14
Easier
dcpddc478
1448 plays
21.
  From Political Prisoner to Ruler popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here are examples of ten anti-government activists who were imprisoned by their dictatorial rulers, but who persevered and later became leaders of their countries.
Easier, 10 Qns, chessart, Apr 11 16
Easier
chessart gold member
Apr 11 16
811 plays
22.
  Shot Through the Heart - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz asks you to match the country to its political leader. Each of these leaders shares a common fate. They were all killed, although not necessarily by being shot through the heart. Not for the squeamish perhaps.
Easier, 10 Qns, suomy, Jul 19 16
Easier
suomy
Jul 19 16
826 plays
23.
  A New Sensation great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
The people included in this quiz all became a 'new sensation' when they took up certain political posts. Let's find out why...
Average, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, Jan 18 15
Average
Fifiona81 editor
563 plays
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  20th-Century World Leaders Part 4 - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is my fourth quiz on influential world leaders in their own countries and world affairs in the 20th century.
Average, 10 Qns, sw11, Mar 17 21
Average
sw11 gold member
Mar 17 21
520 plays
25.
  When I Resigned popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
A match quiz about the resignations of ten political leaders; some voluntary, others not so much.
Easier, 10 Qns, suomy, Feb 27 17
Easier
suomy
Feb 27 17
440 plays
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  A-Z of Alliterative World Leaders great trivia quiz - 20 questions - 6 mins
This quiz is an A-Z (actually A-Y) rundown of presidents and prime ministers from around the world, all of who have first names and surnames beginning with the same letter. Have fun!
Average, 20 Qns, pagea, Jul 28 20
Average
pagea
Jul 28 20
647 plays
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  Quit Laughing--I Am Your Leader great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
What's in a funny name? For some leaders, it is an obstacle they must face as they take office. In other cases, they are oblivious, as locally, their name is perfectly normal, while in the English speaking news, the anchor has to stifle a giggle.
Average, 10 Qns, Eauhomme, Jul 15 17
Average
Eauhomme
Jul 15 17
364 plays
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  Clerics in Politics top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The attractions of power and prestige in this world can be seductive. Here are some examples of men of the cloth who have attained respect or infamy through their involvement in secular affairs.
Average, 10 Qns, mstanaway, Sep 04 14
Average
mstanaway
757 plays
29.
  Lord of the Flies popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
It's a tough job at the top. Scattered throughout history, these leaders and rulers didn't last long.
Average, 10 Qns, AcrylicInk, May 26 20
Average
AcrylicInk gold member
May 26 20
316 plays
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  The Powers That B top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
There have been countless people who have held great power, rulers in their own right. Do you know these ten rulers, who all have names beginning with B?
Average, 10 Qns, salami_swami, Sep 02 19
Average
salami_swami gold member
Sep 02 19
752 plays
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  Follow That Fellow great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Every world leader is generally following in the footsteps of a predecessor. What do you know about the fellows that these leaders all had to follow?
Average, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, Apr 23 14
Average
Fifiona81 editor
514 plays
32.
  Generals in Politics: 2 great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 6 mins
Here are some more generals and other military figures who have become leaders of their country. The questions are posed in the "Who am I" format. Do you know who they are?
Average, 15 Qns, mstanaway, Nov 07 10
Average
mstanaway
1373 plays
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  Women Rulers popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
A quiz created by a humble dude, about famous women in history who ruled.
Average, 15 Qns, bowsoljah, Jan 27 20
Average
bowsoljah
Jan 27 20
3804 plays
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  Father of The Nation great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
The modern nation state holds in great respect the individuals who were responsible for their creation and the sense of common identity it gives to the people. See if you can identify these leaders and the states they created.
Tough, 10 Qns, mstanaway, Jan 19 08
Tough
mstanaway
1216 plays
35.
  10 Question Take Me To Your Leader Quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
All you have to do is match the the senior figure to their official residence.
Average, 10 Qns, 480154st, Dec 28 18
Average
480154st gold member
Dec 28 18
274 plays
36.
  Doctors in Politics top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Here are some examples of Doctors who have found their true calling in politics some being seduced by the elixir of power. Can you identify them or name the countries they led?
Tough, 10 Qns, mstanaway, Apr 05 07
Tough
mstanaway
850 plays
37.
  Sliding Rulers - 10 questions - 4 mins
Many people have been fortunate enough to be the ruler, or leader, of one country. Some by acclamation or even conquest have led more than one. Let's look at some of them, and the places where it has happened.
Average, 10 Qns, darksplash, Jul 28 20
Average
darksplash gold member
Jul 28 20
257 plays
38.
  World Leaders Past and Present - 15 questions - 6 mins
I give the names of leaders of a country -- you name the country. The leaders are in order from earliest to most recent and may or may not include the current leader.
Average, 15 Qns, Leapday, Jul 13 22
Average
Leapday
Jul 13 22
4611 plays
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  Leaders of the Guild editor best quiz popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
Years and years in power. Good and bad regimes. The Quiz Maker's Guild has created an interesting look into the world of long-time political reigns. Step into the realm of the good, the bad, and the ugly!
Difficult, 10 Qns, apathy100, Nov 12 20
Difficult
apathy100 gold member
Nov 12 20
2925 plays
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  More Women Heads of Government - 10 questions - 4 mins
This one is a little tougher than my last quiz on this subject. All of these women served as their nations' Prime Ministers for more than two years. Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, shvdotr, Jun 15 16
Average
shvdotr gold member
Jun 15 16
244 plays
41.
  Historically Inadequate top quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
These leaders all made notable blunders: faced with key decisions, they failed militarily, economically or politically. The consequences ranged from the relatively minor to the catastrophic. But can you pick out the Historically Inadequate?
Average, 15 Qns, Rimrunner, Feb 23 17
Average
Rimrunner
Feb 23 17
905 plays
42.
  The Running Man popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
History is written by the winners and the runner in second place is usually just the first loser. This is a quiz about the "running man", those who have run for high office but lost the race.
Average, 10 Qns, adam36, Jun 07 19
Average
adam36 gold member
Jun 07 19
301 plays
43.
  Hitler vs Roosevelt popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Adolf Hitler and Franklin Roosevelt's time as leaders of their country overlapped very closely. Here are some questions comparing the two.
Average, 10 Qns, andymuenz, Sep 17 15
Average
andymuenz gold member
566 plays
44.
  10 Questions about World Leaders - 10 questions - 4 mins
A simple matching quiz. Match the leader to his or her country. Leaders and countries may be from the present or past. Some of the facts presented here have been checked against wikipedia.org.
Average, 10 Qns, sir67, Sep 20 17
Average
sir67
Sep 20 17
2528 plays
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  The Powers Behind the Thrones - 10 questions - 6 mins
Women who ran the world - or at least, their nation - from behind the seat of power. I give you the man who 'led', the nation, and the time in history: you pick the woman who called the shots.
Average, 10 Qns, Rimrunner, Sep 17 10
Average
Rimrunner
538 plays
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  Asian Female World Leaders - 10 questions - 5 mins
More women have stepped forward to serve as head of government in their countries. Here is a list of ten Asian women who served their countries.
Average, 10 Qns, sw11, Jan 31 20
Average
sw11 gold member
Jan 31 20
181 plays
47.
  All in the Family - 15 questions - 5 mins
It's not just in hereditary monarchies that power passes from one generation of a family to another.
Average, 15 Qns, alan03, Apr 16 19
Average
alan03
Apr 16 19
692 plays
48.
  Interesting Trivia about World Leaders - 10 questions - 3 mins
You will likely recognize the names of all of these famous world leaders, although this quiz will test your knowledge of details about their real names, titles, education and locations of birth.
Average, 10 Qns, CCHarpo, Jul 24 19
Average
CCHarpo
Jul 24 19
330 plays
49.
  They Didn't Do Their Homework - 10 questions - 4 mins
Enjoy this quiz about some people who seized power after staging a coup, only to suffer the same fate later. They simply didn't do their homework.
Average, 10 Qns, gme24, Jan 16 22
Average
gme24 gold member
Jan 16 22
168 plays
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There's a little Archie Bunker in most of us and world leaders, no matter how august, have proven this time and time again. Verbal effluence from some extremely unexpected sources.
Difficult, 10 Qns, Coolupway, Jan 19 08
Difficult
Coolupway
2220 plays
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  Women World Leaders - 10 questions - 4 mins
Queens are cool, but you won't find any here. This quiz is about elected heads of State who were women - all Presidents or Prime Ministers elected by the people or legislature to run their respective countries.
Average, 10 Qns, vadiamond, Jun 21 18
Average
vadiamond
Jun 21 18
713 plays
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This quiz is designed to help AP World history students review which world leader was which, and what impact they had. Good luck!
Average, 20 Qns, beadynlsu, Mar 22 20
Average
beadynlsu
Mar 22 20
526 plays
53.
  Famous Politicians Who Ride Harleys - 10 questions - 3 mins
I will give you information about the politician and you give me their name. Remember they will all be Harley Davidson owners.
Easier, 10 Qns, conec, Jun 19 22
Easier
conec
Jun 19 22
490 plays
54.
  World Leaders - The Missing Link great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Identify the missing link in these chronological sequences of political leaders. (Note: If a leader was in office on several occasions, only the first occasion is mentioned in the timeline).
Tough, 10 Qns, vishvakarman, May 30 11
Tough
vishvakarman
1033 plays
55.
  Women Heads of State - 10 questions - 2 mins
I will give you the name of a woman. She was the Prime Minister or President of a country at a particular time. HAVE FUN!
Very Easy, 10 Qns, angikar, Oct 13 17
Recommended for grades: 9,10,11,12
Very Easy
angikar
Oct 13 17
718 plays
56.
  A-Z Presidents and Prime Ministers - 25 questions - 4 mins
In this quiz I give you the name of a President or Prime Minister (PM). You give me the name of the country.
Tough, 25 Qns, author, Feb 14 12
Tough
author
2512 plays
57.
  The Ultimate Take Me To Your Leader Quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
A quiz about various world leaders in the 20th and 21st centuries.
Average, 10 Qns, Daddy19, Jul 26 09
Average
Daddy19
824 plays
58.
How well do you know the rulers of the past? Here's a challenging quiz to test you.
Difficult, 10 Qns, apathy100, Jun 06 18
Difficult
apathy100 gold member
Jun 06 18
1548 plays
59.
  Pants on Fire! - 10 questions - 5 mins
Politicians are often remembered not for the good they do, but for the outrageous lies they tell. In this quiz, you'll be given a scenario or quote. Whose pants are on fire?
Average, 10 Qns, YeuxdelaMere, Jun 02 17
Average
YeuxdelaMere
Jun 02 17
491 plays
60.
  Left or Right Wing? - 15 questions - 7 mins
In this quiz I'll need you to determine whether these political figures fell to the left or the right side of the spectrum. Good luck.
Average, 15 Qns, Eisenherz, Jun 12 19
Average
Eisenherz
Jun 12 19
384 plays
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  Leaders of Nations - 10 questions - 4 mins
Choose the leader that goes with the country and its type of government. (Past and Present)
Tough, 10 Qns, Oberon916, Jan 27 12
Tough
Oberon916
1401 plays
62.
  Who Was Leader Then? Part II - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a follow up to the first quiz. Match the event with the leader in a particular country at the time. Good Luck!
Average, 10 Qns, hews, Jan 05 22
Average
hews
Jan 05 22
3558 plays
63.
  World Leaders Quiz Challenge - 10 questions - 3 mins
How much do you know about past and present leaders of the world? Find out in this quiz!
Tough, 10 Qns, tescawesca, Nov 29 11
Tough
tescawesca
404 plays
64.
  Girls on Top: Independent Women II - 10 questions - 5 mins
Ten more questions on women who have risen to become president or prime minister of their country.
Tough, 10 Qns, alan03, Dec 10 05
Tough
alan03
726 plays
65.
  Girls On Top: Independent Women I - 10 questions - 6 mins
Although their numbers are growing there have still been relatively few women who have risen to become president or prime minister of their country. This is a quiz on a few of those women.
Difficult, 10 Qns, alan03, Sep 17 11
Difficult
alan03
897 plays
66.
  Odd One Out - World Leaders - 10 questions - 5 mins
Given the descriptions of the world leaders, identify the odd one out.
Tough, 10 Qns, sw11, Jan 18 21
Tough
sw11 gold member
Jan 18 21
225 plays
67.
  Name the Leader popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz will ask you to name the leader during a given event.
Tough, 10 Qns, StetsonHat, Dec 17 13
Tough
StetsonHat
613 plays
68.
  Who Was Leader Then? Part III - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz asks you to determine the correct answer by pinpointing the year of two events. Good Luck, and enjoy!
Difficult, 10 Qns, hews, Apr 20 08
Difficult
hews
1357 plays
69.
  Political World Tour - 10 questions - 5 mins
This is a tour around the world of political leaders and events that have played a role in the history of their country.
Tough, 10 Qns, zambesi, Sep 15 14
Tough
zambesi
448 plays
70.
  Historical World Leaders - 10 questions - 4 mins
These leaders are all (with the exception of one) from the 20th century. Good luck!
Tough, 10 Qns, silvercoat, Dec 10 05
Tough
silvercoat
871 plays
71.
The 20th century saw the great increase in women's participation in politics. This quiz is devoted to prominent female leaders from all parts of the world.
Difficult, 10 Qns, InArm, Jun 22 07
Difficult
InArm
673 plays
72.
  Past Leaders - 10 questions - 4 mins
I'll test your knowledge about world leaders.I will give the name of the head of state and then tell me from which country had they served.All of them are past leaders. Enjoy and have fun!
Tough, 10 Qns, moskva, May 29 15
Tough
moskva
1053 plays
73.
  Who Was Leader Then? Part I - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz combines two elements. First, you need to know the year in which a particular event took place, and then name the leader of a particular country at that time (often the two are completely unrelated). Enjoy!
Difficult, 10 Qns, hews, Dec 19 17
Difficult
hews
Dec 19 17
2433 plays
74.
  Political Quotes - World 'Leaders' - 10 questions - 6 mins
World 'leaders' are often quoted - both good and bad! Can you pick the politician responsible for the given quote?
Difficult, 10 Qns, Engadine, Jun 15 11
Difficult
Engadine
539 plays
75.
  Historic Latin American Politicians - 10 questions - 6 mins
The object of this quiz is to match a political leader of the past with a political party or movement.
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, slade, Sep 07 20
Very Difficult
slade
Sep 07 20
729 plays
76.
  World Presidents! - 10 questions - 5 mins
It's all about world presidents ... Good Luck!
Difficult, 10 Qns, mahatma, Jun 04 19
Difficult
mahatma
Jun 04 19
892 plays
77.
  Important Dates in History For Politicians - 25 questions - 7 mins
An 'event' in history is given, with a political 'flavour', and from the multiple choice answers you need to pick the correct date (or answer). Good luck!
Difficult, 25 Qns, Engadine, Sep 24 13
Difficult
Engadine
1012 plays
78.
  Rulers of European States - 10 questions - 5 mins
Simple enough to get off with this quiz. I'll just mention the reigning period of an emperor and you have to tell who is being referred to in the question. Good luck!
Difficult, 10 Qns, swashbuckler, Feb 21 06
Difficult
swashbuckler
843 plays
79.
  Rulers - 10 questions - 6 mins
Who ruled where and when in history throughout wherever?
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, Jeronimus, Nov 20 14
Very Difficult
Jeronimus
1138 plays
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