Did It Happen Before or After 1500 AD? Quiz Stats

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Event (B) or (A) % Correct
Columbus makes his first voyage to the Americas.???
89.7%
Elizabeth becomes Queen of England.???
89%
Joan of Arc is martyred.???
88.7%
England defeats the Spanish Armada.???
87.2%
Constantinople falls to the Ottoman Turks.???
74.7%
The Chinese finish construction on the Forbidden City.???
72.9%
Henry VII defeats Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth.???
72.5%
The Incan Empire builds a city at Machu Picchu.???
71.7%
Magellan's crew is the first to sail around the world.???
67.8%
Cortez conquers the Aztec empire.???
66.7%
The Taj Mahal is constructed. ???
66.2%
Zheng He makes his first voyage to India and the Indonesian islands.???
64.4%
Martin Luther nails the 95 Theses.???
64.4%
The birth of Guru Nanak Dev, a major figure in Hinduism and Sikhism.???
62.3%
The 'Year of the Three Popes' during the Great Schism.???
62.3%
Event (B) or (A) % Correct
Michelangelo completes his sculpture of David.???
61.5%
Leonardo da Vinci completes the Mona Lisa.???
58.8%
The Battle of Castillon, the last battle of the Hundred Years' War is fought.???
58.7%
Vlad Dracula drives back an army led by Mehmed the Conqueror.???
55.6%
Machiavelli writes 'The Prince'.???
55.5%
Vasco da Gama sails around Africa to India.???
55.4%
Catherine de' Medici instigates the St. Bartholomew's Day massacre.???
55%
All Jews are expelled from Spain.???
54.2%
Jan Huss is burned at the stake.???
53.6%
The plague strikes Tudor England.???
48.8%
The Dancing Plague hits Strasbourg.???
43.9%
Copernicus writes 'Commentariolus', and proclaims the sun as the center of the solar system.???
43%
The Gregorian Calendar goes into effect.???
42.7%
Norway, Sweden, and Denmark form the Kalmar Union.???
38.9%
The Ottoman Empire conquers Eastern Anatolia from the Safavids.???
37.5%

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