Statistics for Historical Failures

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General Stats

  • This quiz has been taken 52 times
    (38 since last reset)
  • The average score is 14 of 25

Answer Stats

YearHintAnswer% Correct
1998This president states that he 'did not have sexual relations' with Ms. LewinskyBill Clinton
100%
2016Nearly 63 million Americans vote for this man to be their presidentDonald Trump
97%
1912This ship crashes into an iceberg, causing the deaths of over 1500 peopleThe Titanic
97%
-1250*This Greek ruse is foolishly accepted by the people of TroyTrojan Horse
94%
2003George W. Bush attacks the whole of Iraq for actions by this sole dictatorSaddam Hussein
91%
1986This nuclear power plant in northern Ukraine melts down catastrophicallyChernobyl
88%
1789*Marie Antoinette allegedly declaims this phrase, starting the French Revolution'Let them eat cake'
78%
1920This period, intended to lower crime throughout the United States, beginsProhibition
78%
1986This NASA space shuttle tragically explodes 72 seconds into its flightChallenger
75%
1978*Emsley A. Laney High School cuts this future star from their basketball teamMichael Jordan
69%
1937This luxury liner, filled with hydrogen, bursts into flames in New JerseyThe Hindenburg
66%
2018This user creates a quiz about failures, thinking the comments won't be politicalAesthus
59%
1941This German operation, intended to defeat Russia, backfires spectacularlyBarbarossa
50%
2016Apple removes this useful component from its newest iPhoneHeadphone jack
47%
1957This company creates the Edsel, named for its founder's friend, which bombsFord
44%
1998Bill Gates experiences this infamous error on his PC during a presentationBlue Screen
41%
2017This Southern NFL team blows a 28-3 Super Bowl leadAtlanta Falcons
38%
2012Hillary Clinton blunders her way through this attack on U.S. forces in LibyaBenghazi attack
38%
2016This phone, created by Samsung, begins exploding at randomNote 7
34%
1898The U.S. blames this ship's sinking on Spain, inciting a controversial warThe Maine
31%
1803Napoleon sells this 828,000 square mile tract of land for 3 cents an acreLouisiana Territory
28%
1930Congress raises these taxes to slow the depression - but makes things worseTariffs
22%
2017Apple removes this useful component from its newest iPhoneHome button
19%
2010This oil rig explodes; six years later, a dramatized movie recounts the eventsDeepwater Horizon
19%
1999A metric/imperial err betwixt NASA and this company causes an orbiter to crashLockheed Martin
6%

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