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Russia - Gorbachev was in office from the 15th of March to the 25th of December 1991.Mikhail Gorbachev was the leader of which country?

a. Peru
b. Russia
c. Germany
d. Argentina

4 - Their children were Robert, Edward, William and Thomas.How many children did Mary Todd and Abraham Lincoln have?

a. 4
b. 0
c. 7
d. 2

Geronimo - Skeleton Canyon is in Arizona. It was here that Geronimo surrendered to General Miles on the 4th of September 1886.Skeleton Canyon was the site where which Native American surrendered?

a. Hiawatha
b. Hawk Eye
c. Sitting Bull
d. Geronimo

Anne - Anne Boleyn was executed on the 19th of May, 1536. She was Henry's second wife.Which one of Henry the VIII's wives was accused of witchcraft?

a. Mary
b. Anne
c. Elizabeth
d. Jane

Chinese Civil War - The war started in 1927. Which war officially ended in 1949?

a. American Revolution
b. WWI
c. Spanish Civil War
d. Chinese Civil War

Minnesota - According to the New York Times, the men danced and sang upon the gallows. In 1862, 38 Native Americans were executed. Where did this incident occur?

a. Minnesota
b. South Dakota
c. New Mexico
d. Arizona

1885 - Annie joined the show in 1885. She was a sharpshooter.When did Annie Oakley tour with Buffalo Bill?

a. 1857
b. 1814
c. 1885
d. 1768

The Silk Road - The route was used to carry all kinds of goods. However, it also led to many diseases being spread.What was the name of trade route between China and Europe?

a. The Silk Road
b. The Ho Chi Min Trail
c. The Orient Express
d. Pony Express

Woodrow Wilson - Wilson was the 28th President of the USA. He died in 1924.Which of these Presidents is buried in Washington?

a. Woodrow Wilson
b. John Adams
c. Thomas Jefferson
d. Abraham Lincoln

1989 - Manuel was the military governor of Panama.In what year was Manuel Noriega removed from office?

a. 2004
b. 1997
c. 1972
d. 1989

Montgomery - Bernard Montgomery was a British Army officer. When the D-Day invasion began, who was the allied supreme commander?

a. McArthur
b. Grant
c. Douglas
d. Montgomery

A Chicago piano - This term was used when people like Al Capone and Bugs Moran were in power.During the 1920s and 1930s, what did gangsters call the "Tommy Gun"?

a. A squeezer
b. A hand mixer
c. A crankster
d. A Chicago piano

China - This derogatory term was used to refer to the color of the people's skin. In the 1890s, Japan and which other nation were referred to as "The Yellow Peril"?

a. Korea
b. Thailand
c. Vietnam
d. China

Benito Mussolini - Mussolini was executed in 1945.Which Italian leader was known to have a fear of the "evil eye"?

a. Benito Mussolini
b. Victor Emmanuel III
c. Luigi Einaudi
d. Umberto I

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