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WrestleMania stands as WWE's premier annual sports entertainment event. But how well do you know your WrestleMania history? Test yourself with this quiz.

Let's start at the beginning: 1985's WrestleMania I. The show's main event featured pop-culture icon Mr. T, but the Women's Championship match also involved a 1980s mainstay. Who?

  • Madonna
  • Cyndi Lauper
  • Pat Benatar

WrestleMania II is something of an odd duck. It's the only Mania to air on a Monday rather than a Saturday, plus it was held in three separate venues. Hey, but at least Mr. T was back, and he competed in a boxing match against which pro-wrestling heel?

  • Roddy Piper
  • King Kong Bundy
  • Randy Savage

WrestleMania III featured several high-profile bouts, but one match in particular earned Match of the Year honors from both Pro Wrestling Illustrated and The Wrestling Observer Newsletter. Which one?

  • Junkyard Dog vs. Harley Race
  • The Hart Foundation vs. The British Bulldogs
  • Ricky Steamboat vs. Randy Savage

WrestleMania IV's card was dominated by a 14-man single elimination tournament to crown a new undisputed champion. Who won the strap?

  • Randy Savage
  • Ted DiBiase
  • André the Giant

The year is 1989. The event is WrestleMania V. Rick Rude captured the Intercontinental Championship in the 11th match of the night against which larger-than-life grappler?

  • The Ultimate Warrior
  • André the Giant
  • Don Muraco

Welcome to the 1990s! The event is WrestleMania VI, but can you recall the main event billed as "the ultimate challenge?"

  • André the Giant vs. Hulk Hogan
  • The Ultimate Warrior vs. Hulk Hogan
  • Randy Savage vs. Hulk Hogan

Pro wrestling has a tendency to play on existing cultural trends and anxieties. So, given 1991's Middle East tensions, it should come as no surprise that WrestleMania VII's main event featured an all-American-turned-Iraqi-sympathizer in the form of which villainous grappler?

  • Jim Duggan
  • Sgt. Slaughter
  • The Undertaker

Both WrestleMania VIII championship matches delivered the goods ... as well they should given the in-their-prime talents of Bret Hart, Randy Savage, Ric Flair and Roddy Piper. Ah, but who wrestled whom? Which of these three match-ups didn't occur at WrestleMania VIII?

  • Savage vs. Flair
  • Hart vs. Piper
  • Flair vs. Hart

WrestleMania IX pitted World Heavyweight Champion Bret Hart against a monstrous, seemingly unstoppable opponent. Which one?!?

  • Yokozuna
  • Undertaker
  • Giant Gonzalez

The tenth WrestleMania saw a continuation of Bret Hart's World Heavyweight feud with Yokozuna, but it also featured one heck of a ladder match between Razor Ramon and Shawn Michaels. Who won that WrestleMania X match?

  • Razor Ramon
  • Shawn Michaels
  • Neither, double DQ

WrestleMania XI's main event saw which NFL player lock up with pro-wrestler Bam Bam Bigelow?

  • William "Refrigerator" Perry
  • Steve "Mongo" McMichael
  • Lawrence Taylor

WrestleMania XII's spotlight was a technical wrestling spectacle: a 60-minute iron man match between Shawn Michaels and Bret Hart for the World Heavyweight Championship. To refresh, the winner of an iron man match is the wrestler to score the most falls during the time limit. Michaels won, but what was the final score?

  • Michaels over Hart, 1-0
  • Michaels over Hart, 2-1
  • Michaels over Hart, 3-2

If you only remember one thing about WrestleMania 13, it's probably either the lack of roman numerals in the title or Bret Hart's bloody no-DQ submission match against Steve Austin. Who served as special guest referee for that match?

  • Vince McMachon
  • Ken Shamrock
  • Shawn Michaels

WrestleMania XIV main event pitted Steve Austin against Shawn Michaels for the World Heavyweight Championship. Who served as "special outside enforcer" for that match?

  • Mike Tyson
  • Chuck Norris
  • Butterbean

Steve Austin wrestled The Rock in WrestleMania XV's main event. Who won that no-DQ slobber knocker?

  • Steve Austin
  • The Rock
  • Neither

WrestleMania 2000 ushered in a new decade of Mania madness. The 4-way main event saw each member of the McMahon family (Vince, Linda, Stephanie and Shane) back a different wrestler for world heavyweight title. Steph backed her future-husband Triple H. Vince backed The Rock. But who did Shane and Lina back?

  • Shane backed Big Show. Linda backed Kurt Angle.
  • Shane backed Steve Austin. Linda backed Undertaker.
  • Shane backed Big Show. Linda backed Mick Foley.

WrestleMania X-Seven was apparently too cool for either Roman or Arabic numerals. It also featured a pretty cool match between three tag teams: Edge and Christian, The Hardy Boyz and the Dudley Boyz. What was the match type?

  • table match
  • TLC match
  • cage match

WrestleMania X8 spiced up the title scene with an Undisputed WWF Championship match between Triple H and what Mania main event newcomer?

  • Chris Jericho
  • Kurt Angle
  • Edge

WrestleMania XIX gave us back Roman numerals and saw the Mania debut of a new and dominating force in pro-wrestling history. Who?

  • Dave Batista
  • John Cena
  • Brock Lesnar

Just a year after his 2003 Mania debut, Brock Lesner wrestled his last WWE match of the decade. Who was his opponent at WrestleMania XX?

  • Goldberg
  • Undertaker
  • John Cena

What's there to say about WrestleMania 21? The event saw the rise of John Cena and Dave Batista, as well as the return of Arabic numerals in the title. It also featured a sumo bout. Whom did Big Show face in this special attraction match?

  • Rikishi
  • Akebono
  • Yokozuna

WrestleMania 22 featured a number of big matches. In fact, the WWE licensed the track "Big Time" as one of the event's theme songs. Who recorded it?

  • Kid Rock
  • Motörhead
  • Peter Gabriel

WrestleMania 23 gave us a handful of terrific matches, but viewers also witnessed a "hair vs. hair" match featuring Vince McMahon and which celebrity guest star?

  • Donald Trump
  • Regis Philbin
  • Mr. T

WrestleMania XXIV brought back Roman numerals, as well as the spectacle of Big Show losing a non-pro-wrestling match to an established athlete. Who did he face?

  • Olympic wrestler Rulon Gardner
  • Boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr.
  • MMA fighter Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipović

WrestleMania XXV marked 25 years of Mania. The 2009 event also featured which brother-vs-brother match-up?

  • Matt Hardy vs. Jeff Hardy
  • Goldust vs. Stardust
  • Undertaker vs. Kane

Talk about a main event! WrestleMania XXVI saw a WWE superstar put his career on the line against Undertaker's Mania undefeated streak. Who was he?

  • Ric Flair
  • Shawn Michaels
  • Brock Lesnar

Bad guys (or "heels") rarely come out on top in WrestleMania main events, but WrestleMania XXVII saw which villainous grappler emerge victorious?

  • The Miz
  • Triple H
  • Randy Orton

WrestleMania XXVIII (that's WrestleMania 28 for you Arabic numeral fans) showcased a "once in a lifetime" match between WWE icons John Cena and the Rock. How many times has this matchup taken place as of 2015?

  • once
  • twice
  • three times

WrestleMania 29 brought back Roman numerals, and saw the Mania debut of Roman Reigns. How fitting! Along with his Shield partners Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose, Roman fought which trio in a six-man tag match?

  • Ryback, Randy Orton and Mark Henry
  • Triple H, Randy Orton and Dave Batista
  • Big Show, Randy Orton and Sheamus

WrestleMania XXX marked three decades of WrestleMania pageantry -- and it delivered an abundance of shockers. Brock Lesnar ended Undertaker's streak. Daniel Bryan defeated Triple H, Randy Orton and Dave Batista to capture the WWE World Heavyweight Championship. But which superstar won the André the Giant 31-man memorial battle royal?

  • Roman Reigns
  • Cesaro
  • Ryback

The dominant Brock Lesnar went into WrestleMania 31 as WWE World Heavyweight Championship, but lost his title to which former Shield member?

  • Seth Rollins
  • Dean Ambrose
  • Roman Reigns

As of this writing, WrestleMania 32 is still months away and the exact card is uncertain -- but we DO know the location. Which state will host the big event?

  • New York
  • Texas
  • California