On This Day: July 8th Quiz Stats

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Charles II of England grants John Clarke a Royal charter to this colony, now the smallest state by land area.
1663
Rhode Island
88.3%
Connecticut
1.6%
Delaware
8.3%
Vermont
1.7%
The ______ Industrial Average reaches its lowest level of the Great Depression.
1932
Dow Jones
82.6%
NASDAQ
7%
S&P 500
2.5%
Russell 3000
1.5%
The first issues of this American business-focused newspaper is published.
1889
The Wall Street Journal
80.6%
Financial Times
3.5%
The Economist
3.9%
Forbes
6.2%
This American businessman, the founder of the Standard Oil Company, is born.
1839
John D. Rockefeller
77.9%
Andrew Carnegie
6.7%
J. P. Morgan
8.2%
Cornelius Vanderbilt
3.8%
The Perry Expedition arrives in Edo Bay with a treaty requesting trade. The expedition would lead to the establishment of diplomatic relations between ______ and the ‘western powers’.
1853
Japan
68.2%
China
22.8%
Vietnam
2.6%
Thailand
2%
This man begins to assume supreme leadership of North Korea following the death of his father.
1994
Kim Jong-il
59.9%
Kim Il-sung
7.4%
Kim Jong-un
25%
Kim Jong-nam
1.1%
This Space Shuttle, which was named after an oceanic research vessel, is launched in the final mission of the US Space Shuttle program.
2011
Atlantis
46.4%
Columbia
9%
Challenger
10.1%
Discovery
27.7%

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