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

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