History Quizzes & Trivia

Do you know which countries explored and colonized the Americas? How much do you know about controversial personalities like Hitler? You can prepare for an upcoming test, simply keep yourself updated or even get insights into creating awesome questions with these online history quizzes.
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Questions: 9  |  Attempts: 8583   |  Last updated: Jun 28, 2021
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    The first human life to set foot in North America is most likely from...

What do you know about Anglo-Saxon History? Will you take this quiz? The Anglo Saxons established England's kingdom, and the modern English language owes almost half of its words, including the most common words of ordinary...

Questions: 12  |  Attempts: 10882   |  Last updated: Mar 8, 2021
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    The original inhabitants of Britain were:

Do you belong to the ancient pyramids? Would you survive medieval times? Perhaps you'd rather be at the forefront of fashion in 1920s Paris? Take this quiz to find out which historical city and time period you belong to!

Questions: 32  |  Attempts: 13028   |  Last updated: Jan 4, 2021
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    What' is your idea of a perfect date?

Let's see how much you know about the '50s and '60s. If you are a true fan of pop culture, then it is highly possible that you must be knowing about the pop culture of late 50's and early 60's. Just play this...

Questions: 20  |  Attempts: 6896   |  Last updated: May 24, 2021
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    How much did a first-class stamp cost in 1960?

This trivia quiz is about incredible historical facts! Did you know that the first remains that prove the early man's evolution were found in Africa, and there have just been two world wars that shook the world as we know it?...

Questions: 13  |  Attempts: 13868   |  Last updated: Nov 16, 2020
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    What male author wrote "Encyclopedia Brown," the long-running series about a boy detective hired to solve the town's pettiest crimes?

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Test your knowledge with this 10-question quiz, which is based on notable events in the United States and around the world.

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History is a branch of knowledge that deals with the events that have happened in the past, recorded through different methods such as literature, poems, stories, etc.  This is fun history trivia for all history lovers with...

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Test your knowledge of the 1960s history with this trivia quiz. The sixties saw the assassination of J F Kennedy, one of the most loved presidents of America. This era also sparked many civil rights protests but ended on a...

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This is an interesting quiz about history of various art forms like drama, dance, painting etc. See how well you know about history of all art forms. Share this quiz with your friends and test your and their knowledge about the...

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Motion pictures have evolved as technology has grown and changed since their advent. Motion pictures started in the 1890s. They were just motion pictures that focused on the movement of the actors. Motion pictures have traveled a...

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Interested in a quiz that can help you understand the course of history better? Do you know what years covered World War I, in what year does the Boer war end, what was the earliest of Alexander the Great’s conquests, what...

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Are you familiar with the history of the United States of America? This quiz may be of assistance. This quiz requires that you know what Pontiac’s Rebellion was. Most of the slaves carried to the New World destined for...

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What do you know about geohistory, and do you believe you can ACE this quiz? During this quiz, you will be required to know which religion was based on the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama, which is not one of the five pillars,...

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You must have used fountain pen, but how much do you know about the history of the fountain pen? A fountain pen is a writing instrument that employs a metal nib to use water-based ink to paper. For the first kinds of pens, you...

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World War II or the Second World War, often abbreviated as WWII or WW2, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945. It involved the vast majority of the world's countries—including all of the great...

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Knowing our past is very important, and just like that, knowing the past of the world that we are living in, is also very important. This is a simple history test for kids. Just answer simple history questions and score as much...

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Would you like to enhance your knowledge about US census history? Take this interesting quiz This quiz talks about what government paper entails: the United States counts its people's population, when the first US census...

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How much do you know about disability and protected rights? This quiz talks about the history of disability. It touches on everything from what is the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, what major disability legislation...

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Are you familiar with the Anglo-Saxon period? Could you be persuaded to take this quiz? The Anglo Saxons were a cultural group that populated England. They traced their origins to the 5th-century settlement of newcomers to...

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What do you understand about the Bering Land Bridge? Do you think you can pass this quiz? You will get to know who the Inuit are, who were the Mound Builders, the shaman's role, the principal language groups, what is a wooly...

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Our human history is filled with wars, bloodshed, brutal rulers and monarchs. This quiz sheds a light on some of history's rulers, wars and major historical event of the 1500-1700s. Take this quiz as a history lesson! Answer...

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Looking for a fun and easy way to prepare for the contemporary ceramic history exam? This quiz can assist you on your journey. This quiz will help you to understand who Shoji Hamada is and what village he is from, what the...

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Check out our online quiz to unleash hidden gems from history and expose yourself to interesting trivia with every question you attempt.

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Take this ultimate history and analysis Q & A to see how much you can remember from class. (Note: Try to answer all these questions without referring to class notes or searching to gauge your true level of learning.)

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How much do you know about history? Historical study often revolves around events that occur during specific periods of time. Historians give these periods different names to allow structuring ideas and grouping generations to be...

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