Discovery Quizzes

Today's Featured Game

Apollo 11 Astronauts
On this day in history, Apollo 11 astronauts were the first humans to walk on the moon. Decades later we still admire this feat.
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From the Sporcle Archives:
Famous From the 14th & 15th Centuries

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Clickable Moon Walkers
Editor Pick
Pick the astronauts who have walked on the Moon.
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Clickable Scientific Discoveries
When did you first discover Sporcle?
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Famous British Ships
We wonder how many mermaids the sailors on these ships have seen.
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Centuries of Inventions Minefield
Curator Pick
Click the correct invention from each century (or it's the Rack)
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Explorers' Birth Countries
Editor Pick
Pick the birthplaces of these famous explorers.
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Name It After Me! (III)
Here's one way to get your name in the history books.
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Real-Life Scientists and Inventors in Movies
Curator Pick
For each movie, given the image and the clue, can you name the real-life scientist or inventor depicted in it?
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Explorers of Space (1980s, 90s, 00s) from Description
Curator Pick
Pick the explorers of space (1980s, 90s, 00s), from a description.
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Science in the 1600's
Curator Pick
Pick the scientific discoveries of the 1600's.
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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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Explorers by Discovery
Curator Pick
Pick the explorer by what he did.
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Mercury Seven Astronauts
These men had The Right Stuff.
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Scientists - Who did what?
Curator Pick
Name the scientist known for each advance in Science.
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Who-What-When, Invention Edition
Curator Pick
Match the person, his or her invention/discovery, and the date when it was invented/discovered.
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An Experimental Discovery
Curator Pick
Pick the famous scientist responsible for these experiments or discoveries.
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Lewis & Clark States
Lewis and Clark explored these states before it was cool.
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Historical Figures: French or German?
When studying famous people from history, it's good to know some basic facts about them.
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Order of Inventions
Editor Pick
Pick these inventions and discoveries according to their chronologically-presented dates.
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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
Editor Pick
Which of Christopher Columbus's fellow explorers were alive when he first landed in the New World?
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Prison Inventions (Slideshow)
Curator Pick
Can you answer the questions about these objects made by prisoners?
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The Space Race - Who Won?
We're seeing red, but are we also seeing white and blue?
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