On This Day: June 16th Quiz Stats

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This multinational technology company is founded as the Computing-Tabulating-Recording Company in Endicott, New York.
1911
IBM
84.9%
Apple
2.8%
Microsoft
4.2%
Dell
6.5%
Abraham Lincoln delivers his ‘House Divided’ speech, in which he stresses the danger of slavery-based disunion. In the speech, Lincoln famously states, ‘A house divided against itself cannot ______.’
1858
Stand
82.7%
Prevail
13.3%
Hold
1.6%
Win
2.4%
Ronald Reagan awards the Congressional Gold Medal to Ken Taylor, Canada's former ambassador to this country, for helping six Americans escape during a hostage crisis. He is the first foreign citizen awarded the medal.
1981
Iran
80.7%
North Korea
3.9%
Soviet Union
5.9%
Afghanistan
6.3%
This nation in the Himalaya mountain range becomes the first country to institute a total ban on tobacco.
2010
Bhutan
78%
China
3.4%
Pakistan
8.2%
Cambodia
7%
A non-violent march by 15,000 students in Soweto, ______ turns into days of rioting when police open fire on the crowd.
1976
South Africa
73.6%
Angola
4.8%
Sudan
8.2%
Kenya
10.8%
This American rapper, who released the hit albums ‘Me Against the World’ and ‘All Eyez on Me’, is born.
1971
Tupac Shakur
69.9%
The Notorious B.I.G.
19.8%
Nas
5.6%
Rakim
2.4%
The University Tests Act allows students to enter the Universities of Oxford, Cambridge and Durham without ______ tests.
1871
Religious
41.1%
IQ
43.8%
Career Aptitude
5.5%
English Language
8.9%

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