Quiz: Can You Identify The Historical Event By Just Three Clues?

5 will definitely stump you...

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 Apr 19, 2017
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Question: 1/10Identify the correct historical event.


Famous speech, happened in 1963, speaker was later assassinated
Martin Luther King's "I Have A Dream" speech
Gandhi's "Quit India" speech
FDR's "First Inaugural Address"

Question: 2/10Identify the correct historical event.


Assassination, happened in 1865, due to bitter feelings over the Civil War
Assassination of President Lincoln
Assassination of Archduke of Austria Franz Ferdinand
Assassination of John F. Kennedy

Question: 3/10Identify the correct historical event.


Land purchase from France, bought by President Jefferson, territory explored by Lewis & Clark
Mexican Cession
Louisiana Purchase
Gadsden Purchase

Question: 4/10Identify the correct historical event.


Secret project, led by scientists Oppenheimer & Fermi, developed the first atomic bomb
Project Iceworm
Stargate Project
Manhattan Project

Question: 5/10Identify the correct historical event.


War on communism, started in 1955, turning point was the Tet Offensive
Vietnam War
World War II
American Civil War

Question: 6/10Identify the correct historical event.


occurred in 2001, terrorists flew planes into U.S. landmarks, many casualties
Orlando night club shooting
September 11th, 2001 (9/11)
suicide bombings at an airport in Istanbul

Question: 7/10Identify the correct historical event.


Space race between U.S. & Russia, happened in 1969, landed on the moon
Luna 11
Apollo 11
Change 3

Question: 8/10Identify the correct historical event.


Occurred in 1941, plunged U.S. into WWII, Japan attack on U.S. naval base
Battle of Midway
Battle of the Bulge
Pearl Harbor Attack

Question: 9/10Identify the correct historical event.


Invasion of Normandy, beginning of the end of WWII, happened in 1944
Battle of the Coral Sea
Battle of the Bulge
D-Day

Question: 10/10Identify the correct historical event.


Ship sank, happened in 1912, many people on board died
Sinking of Mont-Blanc
Sinking of MV Goya
Sinking of the Titanic
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