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Ultimate History Quiz

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Quiz by Yankee
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First submittedJuly 14, 2014
Last updatedJuly 14, 2014
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This naval battle of WWI saw England dominate the seas
Battle of Jutland
Spanish-Venetian fleet defeats Turkish forces in the Meditteranean
Battle of Lepanto
Outnumbered British fleet led by Horatio Nelson destroy Spanish fleet
Battle of Trafalgar
First 2 Battles of the American Revolution
Lexington and Concord
Last battle of the War of 1812
Battle of New Orleans
4 aircraft carriers of Japan are destroyed in the Pacific battle by a superior U.S. Fleet in this battle
Battle of Midway
This air battle of WW II ended with Britain controlling the skies
Battle of Britain
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This French base was put under siege by Vietnamese forces in 1954
Battle of Dien Bien Phu
This battle in Korea in which U.S. Marines inflicted heavy casualties on the Chinese (1950)
Chosin Reservoir
Commanded by Douglas Haig, the British took heavy casualties in this WWI battle of 1916
Battle of the Somme
In this battle, a Greek messenger ran 26.2 miles to report a Greek victory
Battle of Marathon
This 1815 battle saw the end of Napoleon's empire
Battle of Waterloo
King Harold was (supposedly) shot in the eye in this battle against Norman invaders
Battle of Hastings
These two battles were the bloodiest in history in terms of casulaties and happened close to the same time
Battles of Stalingrad and Leningrad
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level 73
Jul 14, 2014
Leningrad was more a blockade or siege than an actual battle. The Battle of New Orleans was the last battle but was not decisive. The peace treaty which ended the war of 1812 had already been signed. Other than further some general's political career, it did nothing but end some lives.
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level 81
Jul 14, 2014
History is much more than just battles! It's more the Ultimate Battle Quiz than a History quiz.
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level 58
Dec 14, 2017
+1 with that but it's fine I got 13/15 got all but the hardest two.