Discovery Quizzes

Today's Featured Game

Quick Pick: Inventors
Curator Pick
Match these inventors/pioneers to the inventions that they are associated with? .
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From the Sporcle Archives:
20th Century Science Match-Up

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Project Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo Astronauts
Curator Pick
Name the Manned Project Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo Astronauts.
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Quick Pick: Explorers
Curator Pick
Match these explorers to the countries in which they were born? .
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Explorer's Exploits Exposed (clickable)
Curator Pick
Pick the explorer who discovered (or is best known for exploring) each location.
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Clickable Sporcle Jeopardy! IX: History
Editor Pick
Can you find the right responses for the 6 History Jeopardy! categories?
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History of Telecommunications Technology
Curator Pick
Name the big moments in the history of telecommunication.
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Who Did it First?
If at FIRST you don't succeed in this quiz, try and try again.
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Space-Spending Countries
These are the countries that like to reach for the stars.
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Mercury Seven Astronauts Click
Curator Pick
Can you click on the Mercury Seven astronauts from this photo of them taken by my grandfather?
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Centuries of Inventions Minefield
They say that necessity is the mother of invention, well it is necessary for this mother not to blow up.
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Leif Erikson Day
Curator Pick
Name the facts about Leif Erikson Day.
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How'd That Get in the Smithsonian?
A couple of these exhibit items might have made good Halloween costumes.
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African-American Inventors & Innovators
Editor Pick
Match these African-American inventors & innovators with their inventions and innovations? See How to Play.
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Inventors by three clues
Curator Pick
Pick the inventors by the three clues given.
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Name It After Me! (Science) II
Curator Pick
Pick the eponym from a description of it and its namesake.
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Famous First Words on Technological Breakthroughs
Curator Pick
Pick the context where the following first words were used .
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Famous Astronauts Match
Curator Pick
Match these famous astronaut* names*.
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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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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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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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