All Quizzes

  • 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.

  • How much do you know about Israel? Take the quiz

    Israel, which stands out as a flashpoint even in a region made up of flashpoints, is the source of endless debate. How much do you know about it?

  • What does the federal government do with your money? Take our taxes quiz.

    It seems there’s no end of taxes – and of debate about what the federal government does with all the money it collects. Test your knowledge of America’s fiscal behavior!

  • How much do you know about the Catholic Church? Take our quiz!

    Can you tell your aspergillum from your alb? Your cassock from your chasuble? Take our quiz on all things Roman Catholic to test your knowledge of one of the world's oldest, largest, and most powerful institutions. 

  • Keep calm and answer on: Take our United Kingdom quiz.

    How much do you know about the United Kingdom of Great Britain? Test your knowledge. 

  • Test your love IQ: Who said these romantic things?

    Are you ready for Valentine's Day? Well then test your love IQ! See how well you do matching these 19 quotes on love with who said (or sang) them.

  • How much do you know about Egypt? Take this quiz.

    Egypt galvanized the world with its 2011 revolution that upended 30 years of authoritarian rule, but renewed uprisings in 2013 have thrown the country's future into question once more. Straddling Africa and Asia, the country is one of the longest continually inhabited areas in the world and has a rich history and culture to match. But how much do you really know about this country? 

  • Super Bowl XLVII: Take the 49ers and Ravens quiz

    How much do you know about the history of pro football in both Baltimore and San Francisco? Take our quiz.

  • How well do you know 'Pride and Prejudice'?

    Test your knowledge of Jane Austen's classic as it turns 200 today.

  • Think you know energy? Take our quiz.

    The past few years have seen momentous shifts in the production of fossil fuels and the use of renewable and other energy sources. Here are 25 questions to test your knowledge of what's happening in the energy world.

  • Think you know Australia? Take the quiz

    Are you an armchair crocodile hunter or a dinky-di Aussie? Speak any Strine? How much do you know about the Land Down Under? 

  • On to the wall-to-wall-Harbaughs Super Bowl. A Week 20 NFL Quiz

    The 49ers and Ravens have survived the NFL playoff process to reach the Super Bowl. Test your knowledge of the current playoff picture with this Monitor quiz.

  • How well do you know MLK? Take the quiz!

    In the 50s and 60s Martin Luther King Jr., a black Southern reverend who advocated non violent, peaceful resistance, became the voice of the civil rights movement. Test your knowledge of one of America's greatest men in this quiz.

  • Presidential quotations: Test your knowledge of second inaugural speeches

    Here are ten quotes taken from the Inaugural Addresses of second-term presidents.

  • Are you as well-read as a 10th grader? Take our quiz.

    States all across America are adopting standards for what high school freshman and sophomores should be reading. Take this quiz to see how well you know the titles now appearing on many public US high school reading lists.

  • Drugs in sports: A quiz

    Doping. HGH. Steroids. Lance Armstrong. Chinese swimmers. Outfielder Jose Conseco. The revelations and allegations over the use of illegal performance-enhancing drugs span sports from cycling to baseball to the Olympic Games. How much do you know about the role drugs have played in major sports?

 
 
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