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both the continent, and the country by the same name. Questions related to Australia may concern the inhabitants of the continent, European contact with the continent, the continent, or t…
A document or documents which set the fundamental principles and rules to which a state, or organisation agrees to govern itself.
For questions related to new lands discoveries made by Europeans in the 15th, 16th and 17th centuries.
Questions about the German empire from 18 January 1871, to 1918.
moving and fighting on horseback. In some areas other animals were used, like camels in Arabia. The modern cavalry units are equipped in helicopters.
For questions about characteristics of a population.
For questions about historical practices or events related to non-human animals, including their use by humans, breeding, domestication, hunting, or consumption.
a class of people who hold titles, generally of a hereditary nature.
For questions specific to the history of mathematics, the abstract study of topics encompassing quantity, structure, space, change, and other properties. General questions about mathematics are off-to…
For questions related to fashion, style and their changes in different historic times and territories.
Questions related to the history of a specific category of armored fighting vehicles, being primarily for offensive capability, usually tracked, with an optimum balance of armor, maneuverability and f…
For questions related to last moments of someone's life.
The period of history roughly from the 15th century to the mid 20th century
The Victorian era was the period of Queen Victoria's reign, from 20 June 1837 until 22 January 1901.
Common name of two wars in Vietnam beginning in 1955 as independence revolt in French Indochina, then after partition of the country between South Vietnam and her allies (mostly United States) and Nor…
able to perform her foreign and interior politics fully without control of any other country. Independent countries recognize one another.
Religion- or law-enforced union between a man and a woman in history.
Questions related to the subjective stratification of society into different groups according to economic, political, social and cultural status or classifications, the most common in modern Western c…
Questions related to the history of world religions in general, extant or extinct, or related to the specific history of a given religion.
Questions related to the history of the number of people inhabiting a given area, usually defined by geographical or political boundaries. The term can also be used in defining the number of items in …
The northern most countries of Africa that are differentiated from the rest of Africa which lies south of the Sahara desert (those southern countries are also known as sub-Saharan). The UN classifies…
a country in South-Western Asia, bordered from East by Afghanistan and Pakistan, North by Turkey, Armenia, Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan, and West by Iraq.
For questions relating to voyages of exploration, whether on land, sea, or space.
An island on the Atlantic, in western Europe, divided by the Republic of Ireland and the United Kingdom. The questions may refer to both the island itself and Ireland as a country.
Questions about Napoleon Bonaparte (AKA Napoleon I), Emperor of the French May 18, 1804 – April 11, 1814 and March 20, 1815 – June 22, 1815.
For questions about the history of music, including its evolution, major events, famous composers and musicians, and growth as an industry. Questions about music theory or other non-historical aspects…
Civilizations refers to a means to organize groups of people around common: culture, race, ethnicity, language, religion, national boundaries, etc. The organizing principles are not concrete. Questio…
For questions about flags and their historical use and design, as well as for similar design uses such as on shields and surplices.
Refering to the period of 1960 A.D to 1969 A.D in the Gregorian calendar.
For requests for resources; use with caution.
a blade weapon used primarily for cutting or thrusting.
The geographic landmass consisting of North america, South America, and Central America.
For questions on the history of sex and sexuality, for example attitudes towards sex, practices, treatment of sexual orientations, etc.
For questions relating to pre-Islamic India, spanning the earliest known human settlements in the area up to the 12th century.