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

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

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