History Quiz / General History, Geography and Terms with 'P'

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Can you name the following terms that start with 'P' ?

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In Greek mythology, daughter of Demeter and the Queen of the Underworld
The non aristocratic class of land-owning Romans.
One of the greatest American poets, author of the 'Raven'
Jewish and Catholic holiday which commemorates the story of the exodus.
First human woman, according to Greek mythology, opens a box that releases all the evil in the world.
Greek historian and biographer, (ca. 46-ca. 120)
American Pharmaceutical company
Chemical element with an atomic number of 94.
Table of elements
Winged Horse in Greek mythology
Russian Tsar, founder of the second largest city in Russia.
Twin skyscrapers in Kuala Lumpur
In the Jules Verne novel, 'Around the World in 80 Days' this Phileas Fogg's assistant goes by this name
Alexander Fleming discovers this antibiotic used to treat infections.
In John Milton's 'Paradise Lost' this was the capital of Hell. This word also refers to a very noisy and chaotic place.
French chemist and microbiologist, founder of medical microbiology
The passengers of the Mayflower founded this colony in 1620.
Represents an appeal to an audience's emotions.
Headquarters of the United States Department of Defense.
This Spanish conquistador defeats and conquers the Incan Empire.
Longest reigning pope in the Catholic Church
In Shakespeare's 'Hamlet,' he is Ophelia's father
American General director of the CIA from September, 2011 to November, 2012
River in the mid atlantic coast of the United States that flows into the Chesapeake bay
A subregion of oceania, consisting of more than 1,000 islands
Ancient war between the Greek city states, primarily Athens and Sparta
One of the Alexandre Dumas' three musketeers.
French Mathematician, physicist, and philosopher. Known for his famous 'triangle' and 'wager.'

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