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1. In what year was Rome founded by Romulus and Remus?
1831
753 BC
1642
647 BC
2. What country was invaded by Nazi Germany that officially started World War II?
Poland
Russia
Belgium
France
3. What year was the Berlin Wall destroyed?
1961
1989
1977
1991
4. In what country did gunpowder originate in the 9th century?
Vietnam
India
China
Japan
5. What famous invention was created by Johannes Gutenberg?
Cotton Gin
Printing Press
Reaper
Telephone
6. What city of Italy is credited with the origination of the Renaissance Period?
Pisa
Milan
Naples
Florence
7. Which one of these cities has served as the capital of the United States of America?
Boston, Massachusetts
Chicago, Illinois
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?
RMS Lusitania
USS Arizona
HMS Bounty
RMS Titanic
10. What was the city of Istanbul known as between 660 BC and 330?
Byzantium
Ankara
Constantinople
Izmir
11. What ancient road connected East Asia to Southeast Asia, East Africa, West Asia, and Southern Europe?
Cotton
Denim
Silk
Lavender
12. In what year did the Gold Rush begin in California?
1923
1689
1749
1848
13. What modern Japanese city was the capital of Japan before Tokyo?
Kyoto
Fukuoka
Osaka
Hiroshima
14. At it's greatest extent of 35.5 square km, which empire controlled the most territory by land?
Roman
British
Ottoman
Mongol
15. Who is credited as the author of 'The Raven"
Edgar Allan Poe
Robert Frost
Langston Hughes
Emily Dickinson
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Level 72
Jul 7, 2020
The biggest empire ever controlled 35 Square kilometres of land?