Just For Fun Quiz / Missing Word: History Misconceptions

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Can you name the missing word for these common misconceptions about history?

Quiz Updated Oct 14, 2016

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Life expectancy in the _____ Ages was low, and as such people tended to die around the age of 30.
Napoleon Bonaparte was _____ in stature, compared to other men.
People thought the world was flat until the explorer _____ sailed to America.
Cinco de _____ is Mexico’s Independence Day.
Viking warriors wore _____ on their helmets.
Anyone caught as a witch during the _____ Witch Trials was burned at the stake.
George Washington had teeth made of _____ .
Benjamin Franklin suggested the _____ as the national symbol instead of the bald eagle.
The Great Chicago Fire was caused by Mrs. O'Leary's _____ kicking over a lantern.
Mass hysteria broke out during a radio telling of H.G. Wells' 'The War of the _____ '.
Before becoming famous, Albert Einstein often failed in his _____ classes.
While speaking in Berlin, Kennedy called himself a jelly _____ .
There is a red _____ that connects the White House and the Kremlin.
_____ Maidens were used for torture hundreds of years ago.
Knights needed help climbing onto their _____ when wearing plate armor.
Benito Mussolini 'made the _____ run on time'.
A single vote prevented a bill from passing that would make _____ the official language of the United States.
The _____ of Alexandria was destroyed by the Muslims in 641.
The United States Declaration of Independence was signed on July _____ , 1776.
Santa Claus was invented by the company ____ -____ .

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