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European Countries by History Quiz Stats

Quiz Updated Jul 14, 2016

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This country sponsored Columbus' voyage to the AmericasSpain
98.2%
The expansion of this country's borders throughout much of the 18th century and a communist revolution in 1917 led to the establishment of the Soviet UnionRussia
86.9%
This country, along with Estonia, made up Livonia- a principality of the Holy Roman EmpireLatvia
79.3%
At the height of its power this country is credited as having controlled the largest empire in historyUnited Kingdom
74.1%
This country is a former kingdom and until 1918 was part of a dual monarchy with Austria that controlled much of Eastern EuropeHungary
71.4%
Roald Amundsen, the leader of the first expedition to the North Pole, was born in this countryNorway
68.3%
The eastern and western part of this country were reunified in 1990Germany
62.8%
In a referendum, staged in 2006, 55.5% of voters in this country voted in favor of independence from SerbiaMontenegro
62.6%
The joint position of head of state of this country is shared between the President of France and the Bishop of UrgellAndorra
61.7%
The Democratic Republic of the Congo was a colony of this country until 1960Belgium
54.7%
On March 11th 1990, this country was the first to declare independence from the Soviet UnionLithuania
54.4%
This country is the world's only surviving sovereign grand duchy and dates back to 1815Luxembourg
53.2%
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Though they founded many of its major cities, the Battle of Clontarf in 1014 marked a decline in the influence of the Vikings in this countryIreland
49.5%
The historic regions of Bohemia and Moravia make up this modern day countryCzechia
48%
In 2004, this country became the first former-Yugoslav country in the European UnionSlovenia
43.4%
This country has been partitioned into north and south since a Turkish invasion in 1974Cyprus
43.4%
This modern-day country was divided between the Russian Empire and the Kingdom of Romania for much of the 19th centuryMoldova
40%
The Althing is this country's national parliament and the world's oldest extant parliamentIceland
38.4%
On July 1st 2013 this country became the 28th member state of the European UnionCroatia
35.8%
This country is a constitutional monarchy and its current king is a member of the House of BernadotteSweden
34.3%
An empire centered in this country controlled much of the Balkans until it was conquered by the Ottoman Empire in the 14th/15th centuryBulgaria
30.1%
This country was ruled by Enver Hoxha from the end of WWII until his death in 1985Albania
26.3%
This country is widely recognized as the oldest surviving sovereign stateSan Marino
24%
During the Cold War, Czechoslovakia banned entry to citizens of this countryLiechtenstein
8.3%

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