All Quizzes

  • Super Bowl XLVI: Do you really know your NFL rules?

    It’s first and 10 questions to go to test your knowledge of National Football League rules. Before sitting down to watch Super Bowl XLVI in Indianapolis, see how much you really know.

  • The Monitor's Weekly News Quiz for Jan. 21-27, 2012

    How well do stay up with the news – from the mainstream to the obscure? Match wits with our quiz!

  • Think you're a true geek? Take our quiz

    Are you a true geek? While superhero movies, FPS video games, and iGadgets have gone mainstream, real nerds remember their roots. Test your affinity for sci-fi, fantasy, comics, technology, and games with our 42-question quiz. There are no wrong answers, just less geeky ones.

  • NFC Championship quiz: Are you a real 49er fan?

    What do you really know about the NFL’s San Francisco franchise? Find out by taking this 10-question quiz in the lead-up to Sunday’s NFC Championship Game against the New York Giants.

  • New York Giants: How much do you know about the city's first NFL team?

    The New York Giants have been around for over 75 years and played for NFL championships almost since the birth of the league. Test your general team knowledge with our quiz.

  • AFC Championship Game: Quiz time for Baltimore football fans

    What do you really know about Baltimore’s pro football history, which first saw the Colts occupy the city, followed by the Ravens? Find out by taking this 10-question quiz in the lead-up to Sunday’s AFC Championship Game against the New England Patriots.

  • The Monitor's Weekly News Quiz for Jan. 16-20, 2012

    How well do you stay up with the news – from the mainstream to the semiridiculous? Take our news quiz and find out!

  • Are you a true Ron Paul supporter? Take our quiz!

    Do Ron Paul's unwavering views on government and the economy, match your own? Take our quiz to find out!

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day: A quiz on the struggle for a national holiday

    Take this quiz to test your knowledge of this day of remembrance, and the man whose life and works it honors. 

  • Think you're a film buff? Take our movie trivia quiz!

    Hollywood produces some of America's most successful cultural exports. Are you a real movie buff? Test your knowledge of the silver screen with our 50-question mega quiz.

  • The Monitor's Weekly News Quiz for Jan. 9-13, 2012

    Wait, wait – don't tell me you haven't taken our news quiz!?

  • How much do you know about Tim Tebow? A quiz

    In a January 2012 ESPN poll, Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow was the most popular pro athlete in America. Now he's struggling to make the New England Patriots' 53-man roster. But how much do you really know about Tim Tebow? Take our quiz to see if you are a true Tebow-maniac.

  • US currency quiz

    Test your knowledge of our nation's legal tender in this 25-question currency quiz. Has a woman ever appeared on a US bill? Whose likeness appears on the $50 bill? What's the most expensive bill ever produced? Are $2 bills real? Click through to see if you're smart about money:

  • BCS National Championship Game: It’s Alabama football quiz time!

    Test your knowledge of the University of Alabama's football tradition.

  • BCS National Championship Game: It's LSU football quiz time!

    Alabama and Louisiana State go at it tonight with everything on the line in the New Orleans Superdome. Each team has multiple national titles and a rich football tradition. LSU prevailed in a regular-season matchup, 9-6, in overtime in a score that reflects just how evenly matched these teams are. While waiting for the kickoff, test your knowledge of LSU's football tradition, then link to the corresponding Alabama quiz(http://bit.ly/xjMktO) to test your grasp of the Crimson Tide's gridiron history.

  • The Monitor's Weekly News Quiz for Jan. 2-6, 2012

    How well do you stay up with the news – from the mainstream to the obscure? Match wits with our quiz!

  • Are you up on Latin American news? Try our quiz.

    Are you up on Latin American news? Try our quiz.

    It's been a big year in Latin America, and the Monitor has brought you on-the-ground reports from Mexico to Manitoba Colony, Bolivia. You probably know that Brazil is booming and former dictator Manuel Noriega arrived in Panama. But beyond the headlines, how closely did you follow the big events of 2011? Test your comprehension in this 2011 year-end quiz.

  • For 2012, 12 trivia questions about all things 'twelve'

    For 2012, 12 trivia questions about all things 'twelve'

    For the advent of 2012, we've fashioned 12 brain-teasers pertaining to the number '12.' Ring in the new year by testing your ability to come up with the name of a 12-sided shape, or the month in which Twelfth Night is observed.

  • 2011 fiction quiz: Can you recognize the opening line?

    2011 fiction quiz: Can you recognize the opening line?

    Ten opening lines and not a "dark and stormy night" among them? Sheesh, they don't write them like they used to. Thank goodness. The first pages of the books that made up The Christian Science Monitor's 10 Best Fiction Books of 2011 grab readers and propel them forward. They're set in a room, a taxi, a memory; they dip into childhood, nature and death; they are grabbers. Do you recognize the following opening lines?

  • Celebrity memoir quiz

    Celebrity memoir quiz

    Hooray for childhoods! Without them, we'd have so much less to complain about as adults. And by adults, I'm referring to the only important folks in our world today: You, me, and celebrities. As you and I work on our multi-volume memoirs – you are writing one, yes? – perhaps we can learn a thing from the early lives of the stars. Luckily, several Hollywood types looked back upon their awkward younger days in books published in 2011. Can you match these memories and memoirs?

  • Stock market quiz: Can you predict the market based on the trader's face?

    Stock market quiz: Can you predict the market based on the trader's face?

    The stock market is a roller coaster, rising and falling hundreds of points, sometimes in a single day. If it's stressful for investors, it wreaks emotional havoc on the traders who work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. As photographers have discovered over the years, the daily story of the stock market can be encapsulated in a single trader's face. Can you tell the market's performance based on the expressions of these traders? Take our 10-question stock market quiz:

  • Test your baseball knowledge with our comprehensive quiz

    Test your baseball knowledge with our comprehensive quiz

    How well do you know the major league game? Find out here.

  • How much do you know about Christmas? A quiz

    How much do you know about Christmas? A quiz

    Christmas is a Christian holiday marking the birth of Christ Jesus. But over the centuries, it has become associated with a global array of seasonal traditions and secular activities ranging from shopping to singing. How well do you know Christmas and these traditions? Take our quiz.

  • The Monitor's Weekly news Quiz 12/11-12/16

    The Monitor's Weekly news Quiz 12/11-12/16

    How well do stay up with the news – from the mainstream to the obscure? Match wits with our quiz!

  • The Monitor's Weekly News Quiz for Dec. 4-9, 2011

    The Monitor's Weekly News Quiz for Dec. 4-9, 2011

    How well do you stay up with the news – from the mainstream to the semi-ridiculous? Take our news quiz and find out!