Century Quizzes

Today's Featured Game

Famous 19th Century Women Match-Up
Curator Pick
Match the names of famous women from the 19th century.
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From the Sporcle Archives:
Famous 20th Century Quotes

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American Inventors 1850-1899
Editor Pick
Pick the American inventors from their inventions, or improvements on inventions? 1850-1900.
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Historical Events: The Day Before
It was a day like any other day...
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Centuries of Literature Minefield
Editor Pick
Pick the correct literature from each century (or it's Ender's Game)
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Missing Word: 19th Century Figures A-Z
Can you provide the missing parts of these names of famous people from the 19th century?
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Before or After: 1900
Even if you get the nineteenth and twentieth centuries mixed up, you have a 50/50 chance.
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19th Century Literary Characters Match-up
Just because these characters are old doesn't mean they're old-fashioned.
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The Last Couple Dozen Centuries
Sometimes the centuries just run together, ya know?
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History by Headline II
Some news you have to read to believe.
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History Sets by Decade
Editor Pick
For each 10-year period, provide one correct answer which meets each set's criteria.
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20th Century World Leaders
These are some of the most important leaders of our times.
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20th Century History Hodgepodge
The 20th century had a lot going on, but here's a little taste for those of us who might have missed a bit.
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20th Century Figures by Category
Editor Pick
Can you pick three 20th century figures that fit each category?
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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
Editor Pick
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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Explorers alive when Columbus arrived in America
Editor Pick
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
Editor Pick
Pick the country given a 21st century event that happened there.
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Century Curator: Cutthroat