On This Day: September 28th Quiz Stats

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Sir Alexander Fleming notices a bacteria-killing mold growing in his laboratory, discovering what later became known as this.
1928
Penicillin
95.8%
Aspirin
1%
Insulin
1.5%
Acetaminophen
0.6%
Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union agree on a division of this country after their invasion during World War II.
1939
Poland
83.2%
Finland
2.7%
France
1.8%
Ukraine
10.7%
This city becomes the capital of Ontario, having also been the capital of Ontario's predecessors since 1796.
1867
Toronto
78.4%
Montreal
12.4%
Vancouver
4.8%
Calgary
4.4%
______ launches the first private spacecraft, the Falcon 1, into orbit.
2008
SpaceX
63.5%
Virgin Galactic
27.9%
SpaceDev
3.4%
Planetary Resources
2.6%
A military coup in Damascus effectively ends the United Arab Republic, the union between this African nation and Syria.
1961
Egypt
62.9%
Tunisia
6.6%
Libya
23.1%
Morocco
5.1%
The first General Conference on Weights and Measures defines the length of a ______ as the distance between two lines on a standard bar of an alloy of platinum with 10% iridium, measured at the melting point of ice.
1889
Meter
51.6%
Furlong
10.4%
Inch
26.3%
Nautical Mile
10.9%
The Drama uprising against the Bulgarian occupation in northern ______ begins.
1941
Greece
29.7%
Turkey
17%
Romania
27.8%
Hungary
23.5%

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