Number of questions: 30
1 - When did Canada leave the confederation to become their own nation?
2 - What did the first vending machines in the early 1880's dispense?
3 - Joseph Stalin's real name was Ioseb Bessarionis dze Dzugashvili.
4 - What was Napoleon Bonaparte's name before he changed it?
5 - Who was the President of the United States during the signing of the Gadsden Purchase?
6 - The Second Boer War in 1899 was fought where?
7 - In addition to his career as an astrologer and "prophet", Nostradamus published a 1555 treatise that included a section on what?
8 - What was the name of the German offensive operation in October 1941 to take Moscow before winter?
9 - When did the French Revolution begin?
10 - When did Lithuania declare independence from the Soviet Union?
11 - The ancient city of Chichén Itzá was built by which civilization?
12 - What was the aim of the "Umbrella Revolution" in Hong Kong in 2014?
13 - What was the name of the spy ring that helped the United States win the Revolutionary War?
14 - Who invented the "Flying Shuttle" in 1738; one of the key developments in the industrialization of weaving?
15 - The Battle of Trafalgar took place on October 23rd, 1805
16 - Which day did World War I begin?
17 - With which Greek philosopher would you associate the phrase, "I know that I know nothing"?
18 - When did Spanish Peninsular War start?
19 - From 1940 to 1942, what was the capital-in-exile of Free France ?
20 - What did the abbreviation "RMS" stand for in the RMS Titanic in 1912?
21 - Which one of these rulers did not belong to the Habsburg dynasty?
22 - The main objective of the German operation "Case Blue" during World War II was originally to capture what?
23 - Which King of England was faced with the Peasants' Revolt in 1381?
24 - Who assassinated President James A. Garfield?
25 - Japan was part of the Allied Powers during World War I.
26 - What was the last colony the UK ceded marking the end of the British Empire?
27 - List the following Iranic empires in chronological order:
28 - Which of the following was not one of Joseph Stalin's ten blows during World War II?
29 - On which day did ARPANET suffer a 4 hour long network crash?
30 - When was the SS or Schutzstaffel established?