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During the whole history, where were most of slaves from Africa taken to? Arabia.

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The Santísima Trinidad (pictured) bore the most guns of any ship of the line outfitted in the Age of Sail. How many guns were there? 140.

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In the late 19th century, the European imperial powers occupied most of the Africa, leaving only two fully independent states. One was Liberia. Which was the other one? Ethiopia.

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This is Haile Selassie, former emperor of Ethiopia. Who is he claimed to be a descendant of? King Solomon.

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The Vandals were an East Germanic tribe who sacked the city of Rome in 455. Where did the Vandal army come from to attack Rome? North Africa.

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What was special about the construction of the Empire State Building? It was built quickly and under budget.

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The Nazi regime called itself the III Reich. Which was the first? The Holy Roman Empire.

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Where does this mask come from? Venice.

In which city did Charlemagne, King of the Franks, reside? Aachen (modern Germany).

How is this architectural style called? Chicago school.