Which 20th century event took place more recently?

Microsoft Bing homepage “This or That?” Quiz [4-14-2022] question: Which 20th century event took place more recently?

The correct answers (1-10) are as follows (Highlighted with amber color):

  • Everest first climbed | Prague Spring
  • Sinking of the Titanic | Handover of Hong Kong
  • End of World War I | Munich massacre
  • First to reach South Pole | Sinking of the Lusitania
  • King Tut’s tomb found | First man in space
  • End of World War II | Nelson Mandela released
  • Hindenburg disaster | Bhopal disaster
  • First talking film | Chernobyl disaster
  • Cuban Missile crisis ends | Mount St. Helens eruption
  • October Revolution starts | Fall of the Berlin wall

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Some of the most important events that took place in the 20th century are as follows: (The events are sorted by the date in descending order.)

  • Handover of Hong Kong ……….. Jul 1, 1997
  • Nelson Mandela released ……… Feb 11, 1990
  • Fall of the Berlin Wall ……… Nov 9, 1989
  • Chernobyl Disaster ………….. Apr 26, 1986
  • Bhopal Disaster …………….. Dec 3, 1984
  • Mount st. Helens Eruption ……. May 18, 1980
  • Three Mile Island Accident …… Mar 28, 1979
  • Vietnam War Ends ……………. Apr 30, 1975
  • Munich Massacre …………….. Sep 5, 1972
  • Prague Spring ………………. Jan 5, 1968
  • I have a Dream Speech ……….. Aug 28, 1963
  • Cuban Missile Crisis Ends ……. Oct 28, 1962
  • First Man In Space ………….. Apr 12, 1961
  • Disneyland Opened …………… Jul 17, 1955
  • Everest first climbed ……….. May 29, 1953
  • India Gained Independence ……. Aug 15, 1947
  • End of World War 2 ………….. Sep 2, 1945
  • Pearl harbor attack …………. Dec 7, 1941
  • Hindenburg disaster …………. May 6, 1937
  • Great Depression Began ………. Oct 29, 1929
  • First Talking Film ………….. Oct 6, 1927
  • King Tut’s Tomb Found ……….. Nov 4, 1922
  • Prohibition Began …………… Jan 17, 1920
  • End of World War 1 ………….. Nov 11, 1918
  • October Revolution ………….. Nov 7, 1917
  • Sinking Of The Lusitania …….. May 7, 1915
  • Sinking Of The Titanic ………. Apr 15, 1912
  • First to reach south pole ……. Dec 14, 1911

Today’s “Microsoft Rewards Bing Homepage Quiz” has ten answers to the “This or That?” question. Each answer carries 5 points, and the wrong answer does not earn any point. Earn five points per question—up to 50 points total—when you answer correctly. So, select only the correct answers.

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