On This Day: July 10th II Quiz Stats

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The Scopes Trial, pitting 3-time Presidential candidate William Jennings Bryan against famous attorney Clarence Darrow over the teaching of this topic in public schools, begins in Dayton, TN.
1925
evolution
88.1%
sex education
7.6%
communism
2.4%
gender studies
1.4%
A rival of Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev, this man takes office as the first elected President of Russia.
1991
Boris Yeltsin
80.1%
Vladimir Putin
10.1%
Dmitry Medvedev
2.2%
Leonid Brezhnev
5.6%
Now the least populous state, ______, nicknamed the ‘Cowboy State’ and the ‘Equality State,’ joins the Union as the 44th state.
1890
Wyoming
79%
Montana
15.8%
New Mexico
2.4%
Idaho
2.7%
This battle, which lasted nearly 4 months and proved a decisive loss for German air power, begins with Nazi bombing raids in the English Channel.
1940
Battle of Britain
70.8%
Battle of the Bulge
16.9%
Battle of Midway
8.8%
Battle of the Atlantic
2.2%
‘Parachutes,’ the first album by this chart-topping British rock band and winner of the Best Alternative Album Grammy, is released in the UK.
2000
Coldplay
65.9%
Radiohead
16.1%
Arctic Monkeys
9.5%
Snow Patrol
6.3%
This archipelago, a popular tourist destination southeast of Florida and the site of Columbus’ first landfall in the Americas, becomes an independent country and member of the Commonwealth of Nations.
1973
Bahamas
63.5%
Cuba
7.4%
Dominican Republic
17.4%
Trinidad and Tobago
9.9%
This man, the last to occupy the White House as a member of the Whig Party and later the candidate of the nativist Know Nothing Party, is sworn in the day after President Zachary Taylor’s death.
1850
Millard Fillmore
55%
Andrew Johnson
11.2%
Franklin Pierce
18.4%
William Henry Harrison
15.3%

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