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*V*
Click the British monarch who ruled
from 1837 until 1901
Victoria
95.7%
Victor
1.6%
Violet
0.3%
Vincent
0.9%
*G*
Click the last name of Dutch painter, 1853-1890:
Vincent van ____
Gogh
94.8%
Gohg
1%
Goff
0.3%
Goog
0.2%
*D*
Click the World War II battle in 1940,
which is also the name of a 2017 movie
Dunkirk
94.6%
Denver
0.4%
Des Moines
0.5%
Dubai
0.6%
*Z*
Click the name of Mexican revolutionary
Emiliano _____ Salazar
Zapata
94.2%
Zinga
3.1%
Zigzag
0.7%
Zapper
1.7%
*J*
Click the British explorer who died in 1779 after
attempting to kidnap a Hawaiian chief: _____ Cook
James
93.8%
Jiminy
1.1%
Jones
0.8%
Joan
0.8%
*F*
Click the Archduke whose assassination
in 1914 was a catalyst for World War I
Franz Ferdinand
93.7%
Frank Lloyd Wright
0.6%
Franz Schubert
0.8%
Francis Drake
1.1%
*U*
Click the modern-day country which was
once part of the Mongol Empire
Uzbekistan
92.4%
Uganda
3.5%
Uruguay
1.4%
United Kingdom
0.9%
*I*
Click the Catholic tribunal against heretics,
1478-1834: The Spanish _____
Inquisition
92.1%
Imposition
0.7%
Inquestion
3.3%
Indiscretion
0.3%
*M*
Click the name of French Impressionist, 1840-1926:
Claude _____
Monet
91.5%
Manet
4%
Madison
0.3%
Maude
1%
*K*
Click the name of the 7th Secretary-General of the UN:
____ Annan
Kofi
90.9%
Kanye
3.1%
Kenya
2.1%
Kangaroo
0.4%
*C*
Click the name of French naval officer, explorer, and scientist
who co-developed the Aqua-lung: Jacques _______
Cousteau
90.9%
Carter
2.6%
Chamberlain
1.8%
Cook
0.8%
*A*
Click the post-World War II
art movement in American painting
Abstract Expressionism
90.8%
Absolute Eroticism
1.2%
Angular Dada
2.9%
American Earworms
1%
*L*
Click the name of US civil rights activist
and Baptist minister: Martin ______ King Jr.
Luther
90.5%
Luthor
6%
Luxor
0.1%
Leroy
0.1%
*T*
Click the Greco-Persian conflict of 480BC:
The Battle of _______
Thermopylae
90.3%
Thermonuclear
0.5%
Thermodynamics
1.2%
Thermos
6.1%
*E*
Click the armed insurrection in Ireland, April 1916:
The ______ Rising
Easter
89.8%
Earliest
1.1%
Eritrea
2.2%
Esther
3.1%
*Y*
Click the 1945 meeting between Churchill, Roosevelt and Stalin:
The _____ Conference
Yalta
89.4%
Yamoussoukro
0.9%
Yeti
1.4%
Yugoslav
8.1%
*P*
Click the term given to the political
liberalization of Czechoslovakia in 1968
Prague Spring
83%
Plague Spring
1.7%
Polish Spring
11.1%
Punjab Spring
1.3%
*H*
Click the Greek historian
often referred to as 'The Father of History'
Herodotus
81.8%
Herod
11.9%
Hamlet
1.3%
Harold
1.3%
*W*
Click the 1840 agreement between British and Māori:
The Treaty of ________
Waitangi
80.3%
West Coast
3.8%
Warlords
5.1%
Washington
9.5%
*R*
Click the empire which, at its height under Trajan,
covered 5 million square kilometers
Roman Empire
80%
Romanian Empire
7%
Russian Empire
7.1%
Rwandan Empire
3.5%
*B*
Click the middle name of 38th US President
Lyndon B. Johnson
Baines
78.5%
Bailee
3.2%
Barnes
11.3%
Barbara
3.1%
*O*
Click the earliest known major civilization in Mexico,
which emerged around 1600 BCE
Olmec
76.1%
Ouagadougou
17.7%
Oddfellows
0.6%
Orion
2.5%
*X*
Click the name of Chinese revolutionary and statesman:
Deng ________ (1904-1997)
Xiaoping
69.6%
Xedong
28.2%
Xanax
0.9%
Xylitol
0.6%
*Q*
Click the site of a famous 1775 battle
in the American Revolutionary War
Quebec
68.8%
Qiqihar
4.3%
Queensland
14.1%
Querétaro
10.1%
*S*
Click the 1720 UK-based stock and trade scam:
The _____ Bubble
South Sea
65.2%
Simplistic
9.5%
Shelob
19.7%
Seaworld
3.4%
*N*
Click the codename for the D-Day landings
in France, 1944: Operation ______
Neptune
61.9%
Norman
27.6%
Newt
2.5%
Nickelback
4.8%

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