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Historical Events of 2010 Quiz Stats

Quiz Updated Jun 25, 2014

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April 3rd: This brand new Apple product goes on sale, selling over a million units within a month.iPad
88.2%
April 20th: A drilling rig owned by this company exploded, eventually releasing 185 million gallons of crude oil into the gulf.BP
83.9%
November 2nd: The midterm elections in the USA swapped control of the House to this party.Republicans
79.2%
April 14th: The Eyjafjallajökull ice cap in this country erupted, causing most flights to and from Europe to be cancelled.Iceland
79%
January 12th: This country was hit by a 7.0 magnitude earthquake. News reports list deathtoll as high as 300,000.Haiti
77.2%
July 11th: This country won the FIFA World Cup.Spain
75.1%
October 21st: Due to safety concerns, this car maker announced it would recall 1.66m cars.Toyota
72.8%
April 8th: The United States signed a nuclear reduction treaty with this country.Russia
71.3%
Feburary 7th: This NFL team won its first ever Super Bowl against the Indianapolis Colts.New Orleans Saints
67.9%
January 22nd: This late-night talk show host taped his last Tonight Show, just 7 months after his first.Conan O'Brien
67.6%
November 28th: This organization started releasing the first batch of 250,000 classified US government documents.WikiLeaks
66.6%
Feburary 12th: This city hosted the 21st Winter Olympics.Vancouver
65%
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May 2nd: The IMF and Eurozone agreed to a 110 billion euro bailout for this country.Greece
63.5%
June 12th: This Disney Pixar film is released and would go on to be the highest grossing film of the year.Toy Story 3
60.9%
January 4th: The Burj Khalifa officially opened in this city setting a new record for the tallest man-made structure.Dubai
58.8%
May 31st: A flotilla of cargo ships heading to Gaza was raided by this country's navy.Israel
55.7%
April 10th: A plane went down in western Russia, killing the president of this country.Poland
43.5%
October 22nd: This research station surpassed the record for the longest continuous human occupation of space.International Space Station
35.6%
May 11th: This man was appointed Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.David Cameron
32.4%
December 22nd: This man was named Time Magazine ‘Person of the Year’.Mark Zuckerberg
31.4%
October 13th: 33 Chilean miners are brought to the surface after surviving this record breaking number of days.69
30.5%
November 17th: Researchers at this laboratory were able to trap antimatter for the first time.European Organization for Nuclear Research
21.7%
March 23rd: Obama signed this bill into law.Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
14.4%
June 9th: Hundreds of deaths occurred from ethnic riots between two ethnic groups in this country.Kyrgyzstan
3.7%

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