On This Day: November 10th Quiz Stats

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National Educational Television, the predecessor to PBS, debuts this educational children's TV series.
1969
Sesame Street
91.8%
Blue's Clues
0.7%
Reading Rainbow
4.2%
Barney & Friends
1.8%
With the rollout of the North American Numbering Plan, direct-dial coast-to-coast ______ service begins in the United States.
1951
Telephone
90.3%
Telegraph
3.6%
Telegram
2.5%
Television
3%
The United States ______ Corps is founded at Tun Tavern in Philadelphia by Samuel Nicholas.
1775
Marine
82.2%
Peace
13.2%
Job
1%
Engineering
3.5%
This man locates missing explorer and missionary Dr. David Livingstone near Lake Tanganyika, giving rise to the popular quotation, 'Dr. Livingstone, I presume?'.
1871
Henry Morton Stanley
77.7%
John Hanning Speke
3%
Richard Francis Burton
11%
Cecil Rhodes
8%
The Hope Diamond is donated to the ______ by New York diamond merchant Harry Winston.
1958
Smithsonian Institution
69.6%
American Museum of Natural History
14.4%
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
11.8%
Field Museum of Natural History
3.1%
In Cambodia, ______ forces attack the city of Phnom Penh and its airport, killing 44, wounding at least 30, and damaging 9 aircraft.
1971
Khmer Rouge
68%
Viet Cong
26.5%
United Red Army
2.9%
Gonobahini
0.9%
This personal computer operating environment developed by Microsoft is first presented to the public by Bill Gates.
1983
Windows 1.0
43.7%
MS-DOS
51.7%
ULTRIX
1.2%
LEO I
1.5%

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