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?

Quiz Updated Jul 12, 2017

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

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