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1. In what year was Rome founded by Romulus and Remus?
1831
1642
753 BC
647 BC
2. What country was invaded by Nazi Germany that officially started World War II?
Belgium
Russia
Poland
France
3. What year was the Berlin Wall destroyed?
1991
1977
1989
1961
4. In what country did gunpowder originate in the 9th century?
China
Vietnam
Japan
India
5. What famous invention was created by Johannes Gutenberg?
Telephone
Cotton Gin
Reaper
Printing Press
6. What city of Italy is credited with the origination of the Renaissance Period?
Florence
Naples
Pisa
Milan
7. Which one of these cities has served as the capital of the United States of America?
Chicago, Illinois
Boston, Massachusetts
Richmond, Virginia
Princeton, New Jersey
8. In what year did the 100 Years' War begin?
1337
1324
1283
1453
9. The sinking of what ship ultimately resulted in the United States of America's involvement in World War I?
HMS Bounty
USS Arizona
RMS Lusitania
RMS Titanic
10. What was the city of Istanbul known as between 660 BC and 330?
Izmir
Ankara
Byzantium
Constantinople
11. What ancient road connected East Asia to Southeast Asia, East Africa, West Asia, and Southern Europe?
Denim
Lavender
Silk
Cotton
12. In what year did the Gold Rush begin in California?
1923
1749
1689
1848
13. What modern Japanese city was the capital of Japan before Tokyo?
Osaka
Kyoto
Hiroshima
Fukuoka
14. At it's greatest extent of 35.5 square km, which empire controlled the most territory by land?
Mongol
Ottoman
British
Roman
15. Who is credited as the author of 'The Raven"
Langston Hughes
Edgar Allan Poe
Emily Dickinson
Robert Frost
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The biggest empire ever controlled 35 Square kilometres of land?