History Quiz / 'I' in History

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Can you name the 'I' themed answers to these historical questions?

Quiz Updated Jul 25, 2013

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Which institution, begun in the 12th century, introduced torture in the persecution of heresy?
Which international organisation, formed in 1923, is based in Lyons?
Which epic Greek poem tells the story of the siege of Troy?
Which peninsula was contested during the Peninsular War?
Which country lost around 20% of its population to potato famine in the 1840s?
Of which country was Albert Einstein offered presidency?
Which order of classical architecture originated in the 6th century BC in southwestern Asia Minor?
Which 19th century art movement derives its name from an 1872 Claude Monet work?
Which country was known as Persia until 1933?
The first complete fossil of which aquatic reptile was discovered in 1811 by Mary Anning?
Which native American people fought the French in the Beaver Wars?
A battle on which Japanese island was immortalised by an image of the US flag being raised?
Which city was formerly known as Constantinople?
Who was the first person to be crowned Tsar of All Russia in 1547?
Which Latin American empire referred to themselves as Tawantinsuyu, 'four parts together?'
In Greek mythology, who died after flying too close to the sun?
Who was the Egyptian goddess of motherhood, magic and fertility?
Which German military decoration was first awarded in 1813?
Barack Obama was a senator for which US State from 2005-2008?
Which company's chairman allegedly said 'I think there is a world market for five computers?'

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