Century Quizzes

Today's Featured Game

20th Century Figures by Category
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Can you pick three 20th century figures that fit each category?
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From the Sporcle Archives:
Missing Word: 19th Century Literature

More Recent Games

16th Century Names Match-Up
These names stood the test of time through more than a few centuries.
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Ancient History Bunker
Be a conqueror, Sporcle-style.
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Country Populations Century by Century
There are well over 7 billion people on the planet, and these countries account for a large chunk of them.
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19th Century Literature Match
Gotta love the classics!
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Famous Women of the 20th Century
These ladies know how to get the job done.
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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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