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How was the performance of the Imperial Russian Army during the Seven Years' War

I think this could be answered by reading at the many battles of the 7 years war. But to summarize: The Russian army proved qualitative in some regards, that helped Russia to be the most threatening ...
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What is a quarter in 19th-century England converted to contemporary pints?

Now, supposing a pint to contain 7680 of those grains, and one quarter to be worth 1 l. 7s. 6d., it is required to compute the value of the whole sum of grains. Ans. 64481488296 l. According to ...
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What is a quarter in 19th-century England converted to contemporary pints?

This is solved by reading through the Wikipedia definition of a quarter: These copies describe the "London quarter" as notionally derived from eight "London bushels" of eight wine ...
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18th-century understanding of the word "colony?"

The term "colony" in the 18th century would have most frequently meant a settlement or country under the sovereignty of a more powerful country and primarily populated by people from the ...
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