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

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