Century Quizzes

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Famous Women of the 20th Century
These ladies know how to get the job done.
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Missing Word: 19th Century Literature

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Centuries by Religious Event
There are some centuries that get a little more exciting than others.
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Famous Men of the Past Century
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Can you pick 50 famous men of the past century by the clues and the dates?
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Which Happened First? (WWII)
In case you're confused, WWI definitely happened before WWII.
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World Leaders by Century
Why do world leaders look so grumpy all the time? You don't have to drive yourself anywhere at all. Think about that.
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History by Headline
In 100 years, this is going to be history by tweet, isn't it?
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20th Century Science Match-Up
Who was the guy who invented flying cars again?
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Explorers alive when Columbus arrived in America
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Which of Christopher Columbus's fellow explorers were alive when he first landed in the New World?
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21st Century Events by Country
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Pick the country given a 21st century event that happened there.
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Women Rulers in the Ancient and Medieval World
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Pick the ancient and medieval women rulers.
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Born in the 19th Century
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Pick the Famous Figures who were born between 1800 and 1899.
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Missing Word: 18th Century Literature
Name the missing words in these 18th century literary works.
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The Day Before
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Pick the 20th and 21st century historical events by something that occured the day before.
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A History of War
Can you pick the wars that took place during each of these centuries?
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Missing Word: 20th Century A-Z
Name the missing words from these names and terms of the 20th century.
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20th Century leaders and when they came to power
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Match the 20th century world leader to the year they first came to power in the given position.
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Historical Life Span Overlap
This sort of proves that these famous historical figures aren't secretly the same person.
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Century by European History Figures
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Pick the century in which each set of European history figures lived.
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Clicking Through the 19th Century
The 19th century was pretty eventful, but you can't just go attributing everything to that era.
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Famous From the 14th & 15th Centuries
To be famous back in the 14th or 15th century, you either had to rule a country, go exploring, or make great art.
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Wars of the 20th Century (Slideshow)
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Name the wars that were waged during the 20th century (1901-2000) by the images provided.
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Famous 20th Century Quotes
The most important part of saying a great quote, is to make sure someone is listening.
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19th Century Literature Match
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Pick the correct missing word from these books published in the 19th Century in order to complete the title of the book.
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