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The WannaCry ransomware attack, unprecedented in scale, attacks thousands of computers worldwide, demanding ______ cryptocurrency from users.
2017
Bitcoin
93.8%
Zcash
1.6%
Vertcoin
1.9%
Monero
0.9%
This legendary guitarist, born in Seattle, releases his new band's debut album entitled 'Are You Experienced?.'
1967
Jimi Hendrix
80.7%
Slash
4.7%
Keith Richards
2.8%
Eric Clapton
10.3%
This English social reformer and statistician, known as one of the founders of modern nursing, is born.
1820
Florence Nightingale
77.4%
Clara Barton
17.4%
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
3.6%
Helen Keller
1.1%
In one of the Continental Army’s largest defeats, the city of Charleston, ______ is taken by British forces.
1780
South Carolina
77.3%
North Carolina
12%
Georgia
1.6%
Virginia
9.1%
As part of the War of the First Coalition, Napoleon I of France conquers this maritime republic in northeastern Italy.
1797
Venice
55.1%
Naples
18.6%
Sardinia
22.5%
Lorraine
3.6%
The ______ Act is given Royal Assent, paving the way for the creation of this province of Canada, which happens to rest at the longitudinal center of the country.
1870
Manitoba
45.5%
British Columbia
18.2%
Nova Scotia
9.8%
Alberta
25.6%
Amidst failing health, this Queen of the Netherlands announces plans to abdicate the throne in September in favor of her daughter Juliana.
1948
Wilhelmina
41.4%
Beatrix
44.3%
Margaret
7.7%
Charlotte
5.4%

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