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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The Answer #3833 is correct. Excellent!

Good attempt! Almost the correct answer!

#3835. A peasant uprising in China in 1900 attempted to drive out all foreigners. What was the uprising called?

#3836. Name the site of the two temples built by Ramses II.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The Answers #3835 and #3836 are correct. Brilliant!

#3837. In which war was the Battle of Gettysburg a key clash?

#3838. In American folklore what is Edward Teach better known as?

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

#3839. Name the first American President to send combat troops to Vietnam.

#3840. Name the European colonial power that ruled over Indonesia till 1949.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The Answers #3839 and #3840 are correct. Excellent!

bobbym, you overlooked Questions #3837 and #3838.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

Yes I did overlook them. My eyes must be getting worse.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The Answers #3738 and #3838 are correct. Marvelous!

(The Answers #3839 and #3840 have already been answered.)

#3841. Name the Mongol emperor who founded the Yuan dynasty and completed the Mongol conquest of China.

#3842. What punishment was awarded to Socrates for the crime of inciting the young to rebel?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The Answers #3841 and #3842 are correct. Marvelous!

#3843. Who was the Persian king defeated by the Greeks at Marathon?

#3844. Which nations fought the famous Six Day War in 1967?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The Answers #3843 and #3844 are correct! Remarkable!

#3845. When and where did the USA first send its soldiers overseas to contain Communist expansion?

#3846. In which war was the Battle of Balaclava fought?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The Answer #3845 is perfectly correct. Excellent!

#3847. Who built the Tower of London?

#3848. Who is called 'the apostle of the Indies'?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The Answer #3848 is correct. Neat work!

#3849. What was the trail of Nazi war criminals after WWII called?

#3850. To honor whom was a settlement in America called Virginia?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The Answer #3849 is correct. Good work!

#3851. In which year did the Great Fire destroy most of London?

#3852. Name the first President of independent Indonesia.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The Answers #3851 and #3852 are correct. Brilliant!

#3853. What, in modern history, is the Bay of Pigs?

#3854. Which famous Latin American freedom fighter had a nation named after him?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi eigenguy and bobbym,

eigenguy : The answers #3853 and #3854 are correct. Excellent!

bobbym : The answer #3853 is correct. Good work!

#3855. Who described himself as "the wrath of the people"?

#3856. What does the word 'apartheid' mean?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The Answer #3856 is correct. Good work!

#3857. Who was Hitler's deputy?

#3858. Which was the First Reich?

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