HI 102

Test 1

1607 - Jamestown, First permanent English settlement in America Established

1607

1611 - Authorized version of the Bible published

1611

1620 - Plymouth Colony established by English Separatists

1620

1688 - Glorious revolution of Great Britain

1688

1707 - United Kingdom of Great Britain Established

1707

1715 - Age of Enlightenment begins in France

1715

1730-1760 - Great Awakening in America

1730 - 1760

1789 - Beginning of the French Revolution

1789

National Assembly Established in france / Storming of the Bastille in Paris

1815 - Battle of Waterloo

1815

Final defeat of Napoleon

1833 - Slavery Abolished in British Empire

1833

Test 2

1793 - Eli Whitney Invents the Cotton Gin

1793

1796 - Edward Jenner develops the first Vaccine

1796

1832- Reform Bill grants suffrage to all middle-class males

1832

1834 - Cyrus McCormick invents the mechanical reaper

1834

1859 - Charles Darwin publishes on the Origin of Species

1859

1867 - British North America Act makes Canada a self-governing commonwealth

1867

1869 - Suez Canal Completed

1869

1884 - Fabian Society Formed

1884

1896 - Guglielmo Marconi invents the wireless telegraph

1896

Midterm

1814-1815 - Congress of Vienna

1814 - 1815

1823 - United States announces Monroe Doctrine

1823

1830 - July Revolution brings Louis Philippe to French Throne

1830

Belgium declares independence from Holland

1848 - Karl Marx publishes Communist Manifesto

1848

June Days bring Louis Napoleon to French Throne / French second Republic established

1870-1871 - Franco Prussian War

1870 - 1871

1903 - Henry Ford organizes Ford Motor Company

1903

Wright Bro's make first successful airplane flight

1912 - Titantic Sinks off Newfoundland coast

1912

1914 - Miracle on the Marne / Assassination fo Archduke Ferdinand

1914

1917 - United States declares war on Germany / Zimmermann Note Incident

1917

1918 - Austria-Hungary and Germany and Bulgaria surrenders. / Armistice Day

1918

Treaty of Brest-Litovsk pulls Russia out of war. / Last German offensive

1919 - Versailles Peace Conference / League of Nations / Treaty of Versailels

1919

Test 3

1825 - Russian becomes largest country in the world

1825

1848 - Marx & Engels issue the Communist Manifesto

1848

1909-1915 - The Fundamentals are published

1909 - 1915

1913 - Federal Reserve system is established / Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring

1913

1917 - February Revolution / Vladimir Lenin establishes Communist dictatorship

1917

1922 - Lenin creates Soviet Union

1922

1928 - Paris Peace Pact

1928

1928 - Stalin introduces Five-year plan

1928

1929 - US. Stock market crashes - Great Depression begins

1929

1933 - The 'New Deal' begins in America / Humanist Manifesto is published

1933

Test 4

1933 - Hitler comes to Germany

1933

1939 - Nazi-Soviet pact is signed

1939

1941 June - Germany Invades the Soviet Union

06/1941

1941 August - Great Britain and US. Issue Atlantic Charter

08/1941

1941 December - Japan attacks U.S Pacific fleet at Pearl Harbor / US. enters war

12/1941

1942 June - U.S Navy defeats Japanese at Battle of Midway

06/1942

1944 June - Allies capture Rome / Allies invade Normandy

06/1944

1945 May - Germany surrenders to the Allies

05/1945

1945 August - U.S Drops atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagaski

08/1945

1945 September - Japan surrenders to the Allies ( V.J Day)

09/1945

Final

1947 - Truman Doctrine issues / Marshall plan aids postwar Europe

1947

1959 - Cuba falls to communism

1959

1965 - U.S combat troops sent to vietnam

1965

1969 - Americans land on Moon

1969

1980 - Ronald Regan elected president of U.S / Solifarity resists communists

1980

1989 - George H. W. Bush elected president

1989

1991 - Soviet Union Collapses

1991

2000 - George . Bush elected president

2000

2001 - Attack on America / War on Terror begins

2001

2008 - Barack Obama is elected president

2008