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

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