Statistics for The 11th and 12th Century

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Year Description Answer % Correct
1163Construction begins on this famous Paris cathedralNotre Dame
98%
1156The Kremlin is constructed in this city. At first, it is merely a wooden wall.Moscow
98%
1096First evidence of teaching at this university, England's oldestOxford
98%
1192Shoguns replace emperors as the de-facto leaders of this countryJapan
97%
1189This "lionheart" king is crowned in EnglandRichard I
96%
1187This Chinese navigational device is first used in EuropeCompass
96%
1040This technology is invented in China, 400 years before GutenbergMovable type
93%
1099The First Crusade comes to an end with the capture of this cityJerusalem
92%
1185This device for grinding grain is first used in EuropeWind{mill}
92%
1001Leif Ericson establishes settlements in this modern-day country,
which he called "Vinland"
Canada
89%
1170Thomas Becket, archbishop of this city, is murdered on orders from Henry IICanterbury
88%
1016Cnut the Great, prince of this country, conquers EnglandDenmark
86%
1066This Norman ruler conquers EnglandWilliam the Conqueror
82%
Early 1100sThis famous temple complex is built in CambodiaAngkor Wat
81%
1010This oldest surviving copy of this epic Old English poem is writtenBeowulf
74%
1054The church of Rome permanently separates from the church of this cityConstantinople
70%
1104This European naval power starts using an assembly line process
to mass produce ships
Venice
63%
1189–1192This Muslim leader resists the Third Crusade, earning the crusaders' respectSaladin
62%
1054Astronomers in many parts of the world observe this type of astrological
occurence, whose remnants today form the Crab Nebula
Supernova
62%
1086This book lists all the taxable property in EnglandDomesday Book
58%

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