Propaganda Quizzes & Trivia

The term propaganda has acquired a strongly negative connotation by association with its most manipulative examples, but did you know that in its original sense propaganda was neutral: messages encouraging people to participate in election, messages encouraging persons to report crimes etc? Let’s see how much do you know about propaganda by taking our quizzes.

Try out a few of our sample questions before you go for the full quizzes. How many types of propaganda do you know? When our fears are played upon what type of propaganda is being used? Can you name the type of propaganda that deals with celebrities or depicts attractive, happy people? How many types of propaganda do you know? Find out more about propaganda by taking our quizzes!

Propaganda is information that is misleading in nature used to promote someone's point of view or promote a political cause. This form of information is used by dictators to keep their citizens away from being aware of what...

Questions: 9  |  Attempts: 2662   |  Last updated: Feb 15, 2019
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    What type of propaganda makes you want to jump in and follow everyone else?

DIrections: Click on the propaganda technique that best fits the statement.

Questions: 20  |  Attempts: 1724   |  Last updated: Nov 2, 2017
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    Propaganda TechniquesA man in jeans and a t-shirt appearing in an ad for a pickup truck is an example of

The term “propaganda” refers to any information that is not objective and is primarily used to influence an audience and further an agenda – this typically involves presenting facts selectively to encourage a...

Questions: 11  |  Attempts: 600   |  Last updated: Nov 13, 2017
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    The propaganda technique that uses derogatory language or words to describe an enemy is called:

The first four questions are inference questions for the Advertisement on Lesson 20 in the green Curriculum Associates book. Remember to answer inference questions you have to find text clues and use your background...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 346   |  Last updated: Feb 12, 2013
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    You can tell the advertisement is advertising

This brief quiz is an attempt to encourage students to explore the nature of political propaganda and the use of images and symbols. The picture is a postcard produced by Ulster Unionists during the fight to defeat the Third...

Questions: 6  |  Attempts: 158   |  Last updated: Dec 11, 2012
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    What is the part of the postcard labelled 1?

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