True or False: Japan has never had a major nuclear accident in its history.
Which of these options was NOT the name of a NASA Space Shuttle that crashed or exploded?
600 years ago, China had one of the greatest seafaring fleets in the world. They boasted 5 times the size of those being built in Europe. But by 1525 the fleet was almost entirely gone. What happened to it?
What was the surname of the Austrian Duke whose death is generally considered to have triggered World War I?
What caused the Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster?
In 1998, Mercedes Benz merged with another major auto-manufacturer. The merger would prove to be a failure. What was the other automaker?
The founders of WhatsApp had previously been turned down for jobs as programmers at which Internet giant?
Which of these options was NOT a reason that Napoleon’s invasion of Russia failed?
In 2009, Tiger Woods made an admission that cost him $750 million in endorsements. What did he confess to?
In 1999, the founders of Google approached Excite CEO George Bell, offering to sell him the search engine. How much did they ask for?
When the Titanic sank, it was travelling from England to...
True or False: Workers at NASA once taped over part of the original moon landing
Where was the largest nuclear meltdown in American history?
True or False: The Tower of Pisa was intentionally designed to lean.
What was the “Hindenburg Disaster”?
What was the mistake which caused the Romans to lose control of Constantinople when they were attacked by Ottomans?
What car did Ford release in 1957 to massive excitement... only to result in a significant failure?
Captain James Cook claimed Australia for Great Britain in 1770. But Australia had been already been explored extensively (and then abandoned) by explorers from which countries?
Roughly what percentage of Americans watched the launch of the Space Shuttle Challenger?
.After J.K. Rowling’s literary agency received 12 rejections for Harry Potter, which publisher finally accepted the book?
The British government was sued for £9 million after a government agency recorded the wrong company as being set for liquidation. What caused the issue?
Which company purchased Snapple for $1.4 billion in 1994 (only to result in a massive loss)?
Who was Alexander the Great’s heir?
Which of these animals was NOT targeted for extermination as part of Chairman Mao Zedong’s “Four Pests Campaign”?
True or False: In 2003, a hunter was responsible for starting the biggest fire in California’s history.
What other movie making company was purchased by Sony in 1989?
Why did Russia sell Alaska to the United States for very little money?
In 1532, how did the Conquistador Francisco Pizarro trick the ruler of the Incas, Atahualpa, into a massacre?
True or False: A Japanese man once lost more than $2 billion trading copper futures.
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