History Quiz / Before or After: AD 1000

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Can you determine whether the following events occurred before (B) or after (A) AD 1000?

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Event(B)efore or (A)fter
Founding of Hanseatic League
Construction begins on Notre-Dame de Paris
University of Bologna (oldest in Europe) founded
Genghis Khan establishes Mongol Empire
William the Conqueror becomes King of England
Song dynasty begins rule of China
Bede the Venerable dies
The prophet Muhammad is born
Pope Urban begins First Crusade
Signing of the Magna Carta
Arabs attempt first siege of Constantinople
Invention of gunpowder
Construction begins on the Tower of London
England's last pagan king dies
Charlemagne dies
Event(B)efore or (A)fter
Otto the Great becomes Holy Roman Emperor
The Great Schism splits Christianity into two branches
Minamoto no Yoritomo becomes first shogun of Japan
Hugh Capet begins Capetian dynasty in France
Rome is sacked by Alaric of the Visigoths
Henry II of England invades Ireland
Alfred the Great unites most of England
Iceland settled by the Norse
Ottoman Empire founded
First recorded use of movable type for printing
Founding of Knights Templar
Vikings begin attacks on England
Dante completes the Divine Comedy
Duchy of Normandy founded in modern-day France
Eric the Red begins colonizing Greenland
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