History Quiz / 'P' in History

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A Japanese attack on which Hawaiian naval base brought the US into WWII?
Disease affecting which vegetable led to the Great Irish Famine?
Which Spanish artist went through a 'Blue Period' from 1901-04?
In which US city were the Declaration of Independence and US Constitution signed?
Which Greek philosopher founded the Academy in Athens?
Which Italian town was buried when Mount Vesuvius erupted in A.D 79?
Which country became a major European power under Frederick the Great?
Which 2,000-year-old Roman church has the world's largest unreinforced concrete dome?
Which country was home to the Indus Valley Civilization in the Bronze Age?
Which French chemist invented a method to stop milk and wine from causing sickness?
Which Asian country was ruled by Ferdinand Marcos from 1965-1986?
Which ancient city is the most visited tourist attraction in Jordan?
Which Venetian merchant introduced Europeans to much of Asia in his book, 'Il Milione?'
What was the 'Noble Experiment' better known as during the 1920s?
What name is given to the series of wars fought between Rome and Carthage around 200 B.C?
Under the leadership of which Khmer Rouge leader did an estimated 2 million people die?
The name of which military formation is derived from the Greek for 'finger?'
Which Caribbean capital experienced a massive earthquake in 2010?
Which US president, inaugurated in 1853, is the only president born in New Hampshire?
Which military decoration is the oldest award still given to members of the US military?

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