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

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