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  • Q1

    It is considered the world's worst nuclear disaster and occurred on April 26, 1986.

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    The Kyshtym disaster 

    The Chernobyl disaster

    30s
  • Q2

    Following World War II, the USSR and the United States faced a global stalemate during what infamous conflict?

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    Gulf War

    Silent War

    Civil War

    Cold War

    30s
  • Q3

    The 28th U.S. President, led America through World War I.

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    Woodrow Wilson

    Calvin Coolidge

    John F. Kennedy

    George Washington

    30s
  • Q4

    When did World War I begin?

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    July 28, 1914

    July 28, 1915

    30s
  • Q5

    Who was the explorer that started his voyage across the Atlantic Ocean in 1492?

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    Amerigo Vespucci

    Christopher Columbus

    Leif Eriksson

    Ferdinand Magellan

    30s
  • Q6

    Which is the only country to have ever used an atomic bomb on an enemy?

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    Russia

    Japan

    United States

    Germany

    30s
  • Q7

    ​On March 20, 1942, which general famously declared, "I shall return."

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    George Washington

    Napoleon Bonaparte

    Douglas MacArthur

    Ernest Hemingway

    30s
  • Q8

    Which dynasty did the construction of the Great Wall start?

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    Qin

    Hang

    Shang

    Ming

    30s
  • Q9

    When did the Japanese forces launch a surprise attack on the United States Naval Base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii?

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    December 7, 1942

    December 9, 1941

    December 7, 1941

    December 9, 1942

    30s
  • Q10

    When did the Titanic sink?

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    April 15, 1912

    April 10, 1912

    30s

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