On This Day: August 25th Quiz Stats

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Galileo Galilei demonstrates his first ______ to Venetian lawmakers.
1609
Telescope
93.4%
Microscope
2.3%
Barometer
2.4%
Thermometer
1.9%
This Scottish actor, the first to portray the character James Bond in film, is born.
1930
Sean Connery
81.9%
Roger Moore
5.9%
George Lazenby
5.8%
Timothy Dalton
2%
After 6 days of military action, this capital city is liberated by French and American forces.
1944
Paris
73.7%
London
2.4%
Warsaw
13.9%
Vienna
5.2%
The United States National ______ Service is created.
1916
Parks
72.2%
Conservation
8.1%
Wildlife
14%
Recreation
2.1%
Voyager 1 spacecraft enters ______ space, becoming the first man-made object to do so.
2012
Interstellar
43.5%
Intergalactic
24.2%
Interplanetary
16.8%
Dark
10.5%
Kitasato Shibasaburō discovers the infectious agent of this bacterial infection, and publishes his findings in ‘The Lancet’.
1894
Bubonic Plague
41%
Hepatitis B
11.1%
Chickenpox
22.8%
E. Coli
22.5%
Uruguay declares its independence from this country.
1825
Brazil
32%
Portugal
12%
Spain
39.3%
Argentina
15.5%

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Guess Who in 3 Words

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If someone is summing up your life in three words, you better hope that they're good ones.
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