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Quiz Updated Jul 28, 2014

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Of which Anglo-Saxon kingdom was Alfred the Great king?
Which battle marked the end of Napoleon's Hundred Days return from exile?
What name is given to the 1955-91 defense treaty between eight Eastern European countries?
What was the surname of brothers Orville and Wilbur, pioneers of flight?
Who was the first Prime Minister of the UK?
Which US President is regarded as 'the Father of his Country?'
Which British king was nicknamed 'The Sailor King,' due to his serving in the Royal Navy?
Which 13th century Scottish Independence fighter defeated the English at Stirling Bridge?
Which German composer is known for the opera 'Tristan and Isolde?'
Who, along with Francis Crick, discovered the structure of DNA in 1953?
Which UN agency, established in 1948, is an authority on international well-being?
Who was US President during World War I?
Who was the only woman to assume the title of Empress Regent of China?
Which Jerusalem landmark is a remnant of the wall that surrounded the Jewish Temple?
What is Tim Berners-Lee credited with inventing in 1990?
What was the name given to the unified forces of Nazi Germany from 1935-45?
Which US State was granted statehood on May 29th 1848?
Of where was Owain Glynd┼Ár, who revolted against English rule, Prince?
The highlight of which architect's career is St. Paul's Cathedral, London, built from 1675-1711?
After which political scandal did US President Richard Nixon resign?

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