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Question Answer % Correct
Which Italian 'sailed the ocean blue' in 1492?Christopher Columbus
89.3%
A disaster at which Ukrainian power plant forced over 200,000 people to be evacuated?Chernobyl
77.4%
Who was the longest ruling female leader of Russia?Catherine II
71.4%
What is the name given to a series of wars fought in the Middle East from the 11th-13th century?Crusades
68.7%
Which Conquistador led the expedition that brought about the fall of the Aztec Empire?Hernán Cortés
64.4%
What did Henry VIII create when he wanted to divorce his first wife?Church of England
60.9%
Which European country formally separated on 1st January 1993?Czechoslovakia
60.6%
Who was the last Pharaoh of Egypt?Cleopatra VII
59.8%
During which war was Florence Nightingale dubbed 'The Lady with the Lamp?'Crimean War
59.7%
Which country did Jacques Cartier claim for France in 1534?Canada
58.4%
Question Answer % Correct
Which Wonder of the Ancient World was built on the Greek island of Rhodes?Colossus
58%
Who is the only US President to serve non-consecutive terms in office?Grover Cleveland
57.6%
Which Frankish king is listed as the first king of Germany, France, and the Holy Roman Empire?Charlemagne
57.4%
Who ruled as Lord Protector of England from 1653-58?Oliver Cromwell
56.5%
In which North African city was Hannibal born in 247 B.C?Carthage
54.7%
Which Anglo-French transatlantic plane entered service in 1976?Concorde
52.6%
Which city was besieged by the British in 1807, in order to seize the Dano-Norwegian fleet?Copenhagen
52.2%
Which Roman Emperor is said to have made his horse into a consul?Caligula
47.6%
Which castle near Leipzig was used as a prisoner of war camp for repeat Allied escapees?Colditz
17.4%
At which battle of the Hundred Years' War were up to a third of French noblemen killed?Crecy
13.9%

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