History Quiz / European Countries by History II

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Quiz Updated Aug 2, 2012

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The Hundred Years' War was a series of conflicts between the Kingdom of England and this countryFrance
97.5%
This country is credited as the birthplace of the RenaissanceItaly
96.5%
The fathers of philosophy Plato, Socrates and Aristotle were born in this countryGreece
95.6%
This country achieved independence on January 1st 1993 when it split from the Czech RepublicSlovakia
86.6%
The Treaty of Paris in 1815 established this country as a neutral stateSwitzerland
83.9%
The first naval voyage from Europe to India was sponsored by this countryPortugal
83.6%
William III of England, often known as William of Orange, was born in this modern day countryNetherlands
81.9%
This walled microstate was established in 1929 by the Lateran TreatyVatican
76.6%
In 1956, this country came to international attention when Grace Kelly married its monarchMonaco
76.2%
In 2008, this country became the most recent former-Yugoslav state to declare independenceKosovo
67.6%
The capital of this country was also capital of Yugoslavia before its collapseSerbia
65.6%
In 1989, the Solidarity trade union movement led to semi-free elections, eventually leading to the fall of communism, in this countryPoland
64.1%
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The Winter War was a military conflict between the Soviet Union and this countryFinland
63.9%
Marie Antoinette was born and raised in this modern day country before becoming the Queen of FranceAustria
62%
This former-Soviet country has been ruled by Alexander Lukashenko since 1994Belarus
61%
This country was ruled by Nicolae Ceau┼čescu from 1967 until 1989 when he was overthrown and executed on charges of genocideRomania
59.5%
The historic region of Anatolia consisted of territory primarily located in this modern day countryTurkey
54.2%
A war for independence in this country, in 1992, sparked conflict between its three main ethnic groupsBosnia-Herzegovina
48.1%
In 2004, a peaceful and democratic change of leadership, dubbed the Orange Revolution, occurred in this countryUkraine
47.5%
This country became the first former-Soviet country to join the Eurozone in 2011Estonia
46%
The United States purchased the US Virgin Islands from this country in 1916Denmark
36.2%
Catholic missionary Mother Teresa was born in the capital of this modern day countryMacedonia
31.2%
This country is home to the UNESCO-recognised Megalithic Temples, some of the world's oldest freestanding structures, dating back to 3000 BCMalta
19.3%
 
Number % Answered
23 (all)
10.5%
20-22
17.4%
17-19
18.4%
14-16
16%
11-13
13.7%
8-10
11.7%
5-7
7%
2-4
4%
1-1
1.3%

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