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    Exercise "History of France", created by bridg (a free exercise to learn English):
    Results of the 4 938 people who have taken this test:
    Average mark: 55.5 / 100 Share


    Latest member with a 100/100 (perfect mark): sway / CANADA, on Thursday 19 December - 19:53:
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    Stats (3696 candidates)
    Question 1 passed: 83 %
    This is the French capital. Its first name was Lutèce *

    Question 2 passed: 38.9 %
    This town was once known as 'the Manchester of France' *

    Question 3 passed: 60.4 %
    In this city 32 kings were crowned *

    Question 4 passed: 59.7 %
    The European Court of Human Rights has been in this city since 1994 *.

    Question 5 passed: 32.6 %
    This city was surrendered to Henry V of England in 1419 after a protracted siege, but was reclaimed by France in 1449.*

    Question 6 passed: 56.2 %
    Joan of Arc (Jeanne d’Arc) liberated this city from siege in 1429. *

    Question 7 passed: 50.2 %
    This city is the capital of Brittany. *

    Question 8 passed: 55.1 %
    A famous Edict was signed there. It was a kind of charter assuring religious and civil liberties to the Protestants. *

    Question 9 passed: 60.1 %
    This city is famous for its mustard *

    Question 10 passed: 46.7 %
    This city was in fact 2 towns. The union was proclaimed in 1630 with the Edict of Troyes *.

    Question 11 passed: 42.3 %
    This city reminds us of 'the revolt of the Canuts' *

    Question 12 passed: 33.1 %
    Stendhal (or Henri Beyle) was born there on 23/01/1783 *

    Question 13 passed: 57.4 %
    If I tell you 'porcelain', what is this city ? *

    Question 14 passed: 90.1 %
    The name of this town reminds you of a marvellous wine *

    Question 15 passed: 24.5 %
    Famous for its 18th-century city hall: *

    Question 16 passed: 44 %
    The home of the Cathars *

    Question 17 passed: 56.8 %
    This is the second largest city of France, capital of Bouches du Rhône *

    Question 18 passed: 58.1 %
    Little town in the center of the Pyrenees where the Blessed Virgin appeared in 1858 *


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