Before or After: 1900

Can you determine whether each historical event took place Before (B) or After (A) the year 1900?

Classic Type in answers that appear in a list
Forced Order Answers have to be entered in order
Wrong Answers Some wrong answers will appear in red
0/10
03:00
EventBefore/AfterExtra Information
The signing of the Treaty of Portsmouth formally ends the Russo-Japanese War
Pierre and Marie Curie discover radium and coin the term 'radioactivity'
The Second Boer War begins, featuring guerrilla tactics in South Africa and Swaziland
Wm. Jennings Bryan becomes the first US Presidential candidate to travel widely during his campaign, giving over 500 speeches in 100 days across 27 states
The Republic of Cuba gains formal independence from the U.S.
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky dies at age 53, just nine days after his Sixth Symphony (Pathétique) premieres
St. Louis hosts the World's Fair, inspiring the 1944 Judy Garland film
The Constitution of Australia comes into force, uniting six formerly separate colonies into one commonwealth
At least 150 Lakota natives are killed in the Wounded Knee Massacre in South Dakota
Abraham (Bram) Stoker publishes his Gothic novel 'Dracula'

Quiz Scoreboard

May contain spoilers

More to Explore

You Might Also Like...

Today's Top Quizzes in History

Browse History

Today's Top Quizzes in Year

Browse Year

More By:
BamaMuaddib

Quiz Plays Rating Category Featured Created
103,975 4.04 Geography Jul 1, 2011
39,303 4.21 Just For Fun May 25, 2011
38,958 3.99 History May 27, 2011
30,189 4.52 Literature Apr 25, 2011
23,994 4.64 Movies Jul 9, 2011

Go to Creator's Profile

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.

Report this User

Report this user for behavior that violates our Community Guidelines.

Details: