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438 Military Matters quizzes and 6,132 Military Matters trivia questions.
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1.
Oh Captain My Captain
  Oh Captain, My Captain!   best quiz  
Photo Quiz
 10 Qns
Not to be confused with the naval captain, the rank of army captain is among the oldest military ranks. Here are the insignia of ten captains from around the world - but can you identify the country?
Average, 10 Qns, WesleyCrusher, Oct 05 18
Average
WesleyCrusher editor
Oct 05 18
450 plays
2.
  Military Leaders   top quiz  
Multiple Choice
 20 Qns
A "Who am I?" quiz on famous military leaders in World History.
Average, 20 Qns, OohYeah, Apr 26 17
Average
OohYeah
Apr 26 17
9074 plays
3.
  Great and Famous Military Leaders   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Here are some fun questions on great army leaders of history.
Easier, 10 Qns, The_Sarrow, Jun 14 21
Easier
The_Sarrow
Jun 14 21
5447 plays
4.
Famous Weapon Testing Sites
  Famous Weapon Testing Sites    
Photo Quiz
 10 Qns
Many countries around the world have set aside special areas to test their most powerful weapons. Why not take your own "weapons test" and learn about some of these places?
Easier, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Mar 22 23
Easier
dcpddc478
Mar 22 23
321 plays
5.
German Army Decorations
  German Army Decorations   popular trivia quiz  
Photo Quiz
 10 Qns
Compared to many other countries, German army uniforms tend to be relatively subdued in symbolism and extent of decoration, but there are still quite a few interesting (and rare) insignia for German soldiers to earn. Let's have a look!
Difficult, 10 Qns, WesleyCrusher, Apr 03 19
Difficult
WesleyCrusher editor
Apr 03 19
144 plays
6.
  Military Operation Names   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
A quick quiz on the names given to various military operations over the years.
Average, 10 Qns, quogequox, Nov 16 04
Average
quogequox
2770 plays
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  So You Want to Be a Foreign Legionnaire   top quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Is "Beau Geste" your favorite movie? Do you enjoy eating sand in out-of-the-way world locations? Do you think you look good in a kepi? If so you may have what it takes to be a French Foreign Legionnaire. Take this quiz and find out.
Average, 10 Qns, deputygary, Dec 26 14
Average
deputygary
2397 plays
8.
  Key Military Innovations in History   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Some innovations in history (of military origin) either permanently changed warfare or provided the spark for significant change. These include technology, organization and doctrine. Test your knowledge of some of history's key military developments.
Average, 10 Qns, McAngus, Mar 26 12
Average
McAngus
2268 plays
9.
  You and What Army?   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Can you correctly answer these military-based questions?
Average, 10 Qns, nyirene330, Dec 27 16
Average
nyirene330
592 plays
10.
  The Bases are Loaded   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Here are some questions on ten of the world's most unusual military bases. Found all over the world, each one of these locations is unique in its own way.
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Apr 20 22
Average
dcpddc478
Apr 20 22
1442 plays
trivia question Quick Question
During which war was the US Medal of Honor instituted?

From Quiz "Gallantry Medals of the World"




11.
  Elite Troops Through History    
Match Quiz
 10 Qns
Most nations field units of standard issue troops (called GIs in the U.S.) as well as elite or more specialized units. How many of these historical elites can you match with the culture from which they arose?
Easier, 10 Qns, havan_ironoak, Aug 20 19
Easier
havan_ironoak
Aug 20 19
441 plays
12.
  Tombs of Unknown Soldiers   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 15 Qns
This quiz looks at Tombs of the Unknowns around the world, notably US and Commonwealth countries. You'll find no humor or witty lines inside - this isn't the place. Read - Learn - Remember.
Average, 15 Qns, goatlockerjoe, Sep 17 19
Average
goatlockerjoe
Sep 17 19
388 plays
13.
  Origins of Military Words and Phrases   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Can you identify the true origin of well known phrases or words that sprang from military or naval backgrounds? Remember that usage may have altered since the word or phrase was first used.
Tough, 10 Qns, Simon_Templar, Jul 25 13
Tough
Simon_Templar
3287 plays
14.
  Soldiers of the Cross Keys - The Swiss Guard    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
For more than five hundred years the head of the Roman Catholic Church has been protected by a small mercenary army. This quiz examines one of the oldest military formations in the world; the Pontifical Swiss Guard.
Average, 10 Qns, SisterSeagull, May 06 16
Average
SisterSeagull gold member
175 plays
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  Close Quarters Battle, Part 1   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
You've got to be tactically smart to make it through this quiz, as there are some tough questions requiring specialized knowledge.
Tough, 10 Qns, Stillman, Oct 08 10
Tough
Stillman
3145 plays
16.
  Ireland's Soldier Sons   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
For generations, men born in Ireland have fought in wars and conflicts worldwide. These questions are about groups and individuals involved in battles beyond their own shores.
Difficult, 10 Qns, darksplash, Nov 25 08
Difficult
darksplash gold member
735 plays
17.
  Close Quarters Battle, Part 3   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
By popular demand, here is the third installment in my series of quizzes on CQB: Close Quarters Battle. Enjoy.
Difficult, 10 Qns, Stillman, Apr 04 14
Difficult
Stillman
1848 plays
18.
  Special Units    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This quiz consists of questions about some of the world's most elite police and military special units.
Average, 10 Qns, Arny, Apr 28 21
Average
Arny
Apr 28 21
1566 plays
19.
  Close Quarters Battle, Part 2   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
More tactics and trivia for the police and military CQB environment.
Tough, 10 Qns, Stillman, Sep 13 12
Tough
Stillman
2026 plays
20.
  Gallantry Medals of the World    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This quiz will test your knowledge of some of the most famous (and not so famous) gallantry medals from around the world.
Average, 10 Qns, ancientnav, Jul 14 11
Average
ancientnav
1438 plays
21.
  You Want to Join the French Foreign Legion?    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
You want to join the French Foreign Legion? My advice: think about it and then think about it some more.
Average, 10 Qns, beterave, Nov 25 12
Average
beterave
507 plays
22.
  S.A. Special Forces: They Fear Nothing But God    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The South African Special Forces Commando was highly trained. They were considered to be South Africa's equivalent of the British SAS.
Average, 10 Qns, L_A_Best, Jul 27 07
Average
L_A_Best
579 plays
23.
  21 Gun Salute    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Some interesting facts about the 21 Gun Salute.
Tough, 10 Qns, brewpack, Jan 25 23
Tough
brewpack
Jan 25 23
356 plays
24.
  Military Awards    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Let's see if you really know your military awards.
Difficult, 10 Qns, crazyivancnd, Sep 14 15
Difficult
crazyivancnd
2755 plays
25.
  The Indian Army    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The fourth largest Army in the world, the Indian Army is also the oldest wing of India's armed forces. Here's a short quiz on the Army mainly relating to its equipment and regiments.
Difficult, 10 Qns, almaster, Dec 10 15
Difficult
almaster
1203 plays
26.
  Modern Military Technology    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This is a quiz of general military questions.
Difficult, 10 Qns, thekid92, Dec 27 11
Difficult
thekid92
3456 plays
27.
  Italian Military Commanders    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Do you know these Italian military commanders?
Tough, 10 Qns, maria36, Mar 13 14
Tough
maria36
472 plays
28.
  The Iranian Embassy Siege    
Multiple Choice
 20 Qns
The Iranian Embassy Siege in London and the following events first brought the SAS to eye of the general public. What do you remember?
Average, 20 Qns, YoungSmart, Dec 18 14
Average
YoungSmart
843 plays
29.
  Great Quotes from Military Figures    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Military Quotations
Tough, 10 Qns, Charlemagne, Apr 28 21
Tough
Charlemagne
Apr 28 21
1910 plays
30.
  UK and US Military Jargon    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Our fighting men and women can sometimes sound like they have their own language. See if you can figure out what some of these strange words mean!
Tough, 10 Qns, berty1979, Mar 29 13
Tough
berty1979
544 plays
31.
  The Little Rhodesian Air Force    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The Rhodesian Air Force fought against the nationalists for fifteen years, and despite sanctions, was still effective at the end of the war in 1980. This quiz relates to the machines used by the RHAF prior to and in this conflict.
Tough, 10 Qns, faintinggoat, Jun 18 18
Tough
faintinggoat
Jun 18 18
479 plays
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