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Quiz Updated Jul 25, 2013

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Question Answer % Correct
Which 1863 battle is often described as the American Civil War's turning point?Gettysburg
88.8%
Which pioneer of civil disobedience is known as Bapu in India?Mohandas Gandhi
85.4%
Which Italian scientist discovered the four largest moons of Jupiter in 1610?Galileo Galilei
85%
What was the name of the German secret police under the Nazi regime?Gestapo
82.4%
Which 8,000km fortification was built to ward off nomadic invaders?Great Wall of China
80.9%
Which eponymous invention ended Marie Antoinette's life?Guillotine
79.7%
Which early 1990s confrontation stemmed from the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait?Gulf War
79.2%
Which Apache chief lends his name to an exclamation of exhiliration?Geronimo
76.2%
What did the Romans call modern-day France?Gaul
75%
Who was Ronald Reagan talking to when he said 'tear down this wall?'Mikhail Gorbachev
72.4%
Question Answer % Correct
Where is the only Wonder of the World still standing situated?Giza
68.9%
Which Elizabethan theatre burned down in 1613, and was replaced in 1614 by an identical copy?Globe Theatre
68.3%
Which Asian leader was born as Temujin in the 12th century?Genghis Khan
59.2%
In Greek mythology, what were Jason and the Argonauts on a quest for?Golden Fleece
59%
Who was the first man in space?Yuri Gagarin
46.4%
What was formed by the Acts of Union of 1707?Great Britain
41.3%
Which British dependency was revered by the Greeks as one of the Pillars of Hercules?Gibraltar
39.1%
Which disastrous World War I campaign is commemorated annually on Anzac Day?Gallipoli Campaign
35.4%
Which Sumerian king is credited with building the walls of Uruk in an epic bearing his name?Gilgamesh
31.3%
Which 19th century Italian soldier has been dubbed the 'Hero of Two Worlds?'Giuseppe Garibaldi
26.1%
 
Number % Answered
20 (all)
8%
18-19
12.9%
16-17
13.7%
14-15
14.3%
12-13
13.6%
10-11
11.9%
8-9
9.1%
6-7
6.7%
4-5
4.6%
2-3
3.4%
1-1
1.7%

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