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Reds History General Knowledge Quiz #1

Answer the following history related general knowledge questions.
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First submittedMarch 12, 2015
Last updatedMarch 12, 2015
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Assassination of ______ started WW1
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Germany hoped to carry out the ________ plan in an attempt to defeat France in 1914
Schlieffen
Russian Tsar abdicated after the February revolution
Nicholas II
What was the name of the first modern battleship
Dreadnought
Napoleon forced to live out the rest of his days on this Atlantic island
St Helena
Which WW2 battle was the first all-aircraft naval attack in history
Taranto
Year of the fall of the Byzantine empire
1453
What year marks the greatest territorial extent of the British Empire
1922-1929
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What was the dynastic name of Harold II, the last Anglo-Saxon King of England
Godwinson
'Mons Meg' a huge medieval cannon is preserved in which castle
Edinburgh
Name of devised operation of UK and USA to invade the USSR following WW2
Unthinkable
William Wallace was one of two leaders fighting for Scottish independence who was the other
Andrew Murray
How many Popes have been called Innocent
Thirteen
August 24th 1821 marks the date the Treaty of _______ was signed granting Mexico independence from Spain
Cordoba
What is the sum of the years marking: Fall of Berlin Wall, signing of Declaration of Independence and the passing of the Act of Union
5472
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