All Quizzes

  • Test your Gangnam style?

    Pop music sensation Psy has taught his signature horsey dance to everyone from the UN’s Ban Ki-moon to Britney Spears. But how much do you know about the artist?

  • How much do you know about pop culture? Take our quiz to find out!

    How much do you know about pop culture in the 20th and 21st centuries? Take our quiz to find out! 

  • 'Star Trek': How well do you know the Trek universe?

    'Star Trek' is a story that's spawned TV shows, movies, and spin-off books. As the newest movie, 'Star Trek Into Darkness,' hits theaters, test your Trek knowledge!

  • American moms: What makes a mom in the US? Take our quiz

    Mother's Day began on May 10, 1908, as the project of Anna Jarvis. Observed only in Grafton, W. Va., and Philadelphia at first, Ms. Jarvis asked Congress to set aside a day to honor mothers. It took four years, but finally in 1914, little over a month before Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria was assassinated, President Woodrow Wilson signed the Mother's Day proclamation on May 14. What made a mom then is certainly different than what makes a mom now. In the pursuit of understanding who our mothers are in America today — their age, their marital status, how many babies they have — take our quiz and expand your understanding of the American Mom. 

  • Triple Crown quiz: Test your knowledge of thoroughbred horse racing's 'Big Three'

    The first Saturday in May begins a five-week stretch where a select group of thoroughbred owners and trainers try to grab that elusive trophy, signifying victories in three straight races at three different race tracks.

  • Are you as well read as a college sophomore?

    Here are 60 books the experts believe you should have read by sophomore year of college. How does your own literary experience stack up? Take our quiz and find out!

  • Are you really a well-rounded sports fan? Take our quiz

    How much do you know about all sports? Test your knowledge on a variety of games that people play.

  • Do you know Web culture? Take our quiz!

    Social networks, catchphrases, and what's the deal with cats wanting cheeseburgers? Do you know your Web culture? Find out!

  • Masters green jacket and other distinct uniforms: Take our colorful sports fashion quiz

    An annual highlight of the Masters tournament occurs when the new champion slips into the winner’s green jacket, one of the most iconic articles of clothing in all of sports. Test your knowledge of this and other sports attire by taking this 25-question quiz.

  • Are you a poetry aficionado? Try our quiz!

    Here are pieces of 17 poems. Match the poet to the poem ... if you can!

  • How much do you know about California? Take our quiz.

    There's California and then there's the rest of the United States. If you have Hollywood, the Golden Gate, earthquakes, volcanoes, Death Valley, and the Lakers, what else do you need? If you're a Californian, see how well you know your state. If you're not, see if you can pass yourself off as one.

  • Remembering Nelson Mandela: How much do you know about his legacy?

    Nelson Mandela, the iconic leader of South Africa who passed at age 95 on Dec. 5, 2013, led the struggle against apartheid and served as South Africa's first black president. How well do you know this towering global statesman? 

  • Think you know the White House? Take our quiz.

    1600 Pennsylvania Avenue is one of the most famous addresses in the world, but how much do you really know about America's executive mansion and its presidential inhabitants? 

  • Major League Baseball: You’re the umpire. How well do you know the rules?

    Beyond making split-second judgment calls, major league umpires must know the rule book cold. Test your rules knowledge by taking our quiz.

  • Shakespeare: a short quiz on the work of the Bard

    How well do YOU know the Bard? Screw your wits to the sticking place and take our quiz!

  • NCAA Final Four: How much do you know?

    It happens every April – the last four teams still alive in the NCAA men's basketball tournament gather in a domed stadium to determine a collegiate champion. Test your knowledge of the NCAA Final Four.

  • 'Game of Thrones' Season 2: Take the quiz

    'Game of Thrones' returns for its third season March 31. In the meantime, test your knowledge of the show's second season.

  • How much do you know about gay rights in America? Take the quiz!

    Throughout much of the 20th century, an admission of homosexuality could result in a felony conviction and a lengthy prison sentence. Even as late as 1970, Connecticut denied a drivers license to a gay man on the basis of his sexual orientation. Today, gay men, lesbians, bisexuals, and transgender people get considerably more legal protection. The US Supreme Court has struck down the Defense of Marriage Act, which denied federal benefits to legally married same-sex couples.Twenty-one states plus Washington, D.C. outlaw discrimination based on sexual orientation, and 12 states plus Washington, D.C., recognize same-sex marriage. But 36 other states prohibit same-sex marriage, and LGBT people in every state still face bullying that can range from taunting to physical violence.How much do you know about the history of gay rights in America? Take our quiz to find out!

  • Are you a savvy global traveler? Take the quiz

    How much of a savvy traveler are you? Take our quiz!

  • International Women's day: Test your knowledge about women leaders

    From the Queen of Sheba to the Empress Dowager Cixi of the Qing Dynasty women have led their people throughout history. But it wasn't until after World War II that women began to hold elected office. How much do you know about recent women leaders?

  • Take our fruit and veggie quiz!

    Put your years of practice in the produce section to the test, with our fruit and veggie quiz.

  • Car logos quiz

    Car logos are everywhere. But can you identify them out of context? Test your brand knowledge with this 20-image quiz. 

  • Fracking. Tight oil. Do you know your energy vocabulary?

    Test your energy literacy with the Monitor's energy vocabulary quiz.

  • Michelle Obama: How well do you know the first lady?

    She's a Harvard-educated lawyer, former university administrator, and self-declared "mom-in-chief" who has made headlines with both her policy platforms and her fashion choices. But how much do you really know about the first lady? 

  • How safe is flying? Take the aviation safety quiz

    If you're reading this, you're probably interested in aviation or at least riding a commercial aircraft safely from Point A to Point B. Airplane accidents tend to get hyped in the media, generating more anxiety about flying than the facts warrant. Is it safest to fly in the front or back of an airliner? Are some airlines safer than others? Take this quiz to test your knowledge of aviation safety.