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Which city-state of Ancient Greece fought against Athens in the Peloponnesian War?

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What name, taken from the port in Devon, England from where they had set sail, was given to the colony founded in Massachusetts in 1620 by the pilgrims?

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On which two Japanese cities did the U.S. drop atomic bombs in August 1945?

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What was the bloodiest single-day battle of the American Civil War?

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What was the capital of Ancient Egypt during the Old Kingdom?

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Along with Washington, Jefferson, and Lincoln, who is the fourth President carved into Mount Rushmore?

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Do you know to which pre-Columbian civilization the golden ornament in the photograph, kept in the Metropolitan Museum in the US, is attributed?

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What was the name of the college where Lee served as president after the war?

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World War II started with Germany attacking which country?

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Along with Italy and Japan, which country was the third (and principal) nation of the Axis in WWII?

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Which ship dropped anchor near the tip of Cape Cod on November 21 1620 after a ten-week voyage from the Old World?

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In what year did the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center in New York occur?

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What is the English translation of "In vino veritas"?

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Do you know how many exhibits are housed in the Metropolitan Museum of Art?

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When did Simon Bolivar die?

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