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    Exercise "Nicknames in History", created by shark42 (a free exercise to learn English):
    Results of the 1 469 people who have taken this test:
    Average mark: 59 / 100 Share


    Latest member with a 100/100 (perfect mark): ploplo / SWITZERLAND, on Sunday 26 May - 22:09:
    "!! Thanks a lot for the exercise !!"


    They got a perfect mark


    Stats (1469 candidates)
    Question 1 passed: 81.3 %
    The Lion Heart, a king and a crusader :*.

    Question 2 passed: 64.6 %
    The daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon, she was nicknamed 'Bloody Mary' :*

    Question 3 passed: 68.2 %
    Nicknamed 'Good Queen Bess', 'the Virgin Queen' and also 'Gloriana', she reigned for 44 years :*.

    Question 4 passed: 69.9 %
    'The Sun King', King of France and Navarre, reigned for 72 years :*.

    Question 5 passed: 71 %
    His nickname in Russian is 'Groznyi', which literally means 'the awful' :*.

    Question 6 passed: 35.1 %
    Nicknamed 'BADINGUET' after he escaped from the Ham Fortress, dressed in the clothes of Badinguet, a worker at the fortress :*.

    Question 7 passed: 32.6 %
    He was poisoned by Countess Mahaut d'Artois in 1316 : *.

    Question 8 passed: 35.7 %
    He was also nicknamed 'The Victorious'. He reigned over France from 1422 to 1461 : *.

    Question 9 passed: 61.3 %
    Nicknamed 'Louis The Last', 'Capet', and 'Uncle Louis', he aimed to earn the love of the people of France, but failed :*.

    Question 10 passed: 50 %
    He was nicknamed 'The Beloved'. He reigned over France from 1715 to 1774 ;*.


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