What do you know or remember from the new millennium
Question 1
1. In what year was the Department of Homeland Security created by the Bush administration?

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2. In what year was Terry Schiavo's feeding tube removed after 8 years of legal battles?

Question 3
3. Which two countries adopted the Euro as their currency in 2008?

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4. Nancy Pelosi was elected the first female Speaker of the House in the US in what year?

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5. In what year did the "King of Pop" Michael Jackson die?

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6. Which space shuttle disintegrated over Texas in 2003 upon reentry and killed all seven astronauts who were onboard?

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7. In what year was former first lady, Hillary Clinton, first elected to the US Senate representing New York?

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8. George W. Bush beat which Democratic hopeful in the 2004 presidential election?

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9. In what year did North Korea declare that it had successfully tested its first nuclear weapon?

Question 10
10. In 2009, the "Swine Flu" was declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organization what was its other name?

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11. In 2001, the US invaded what country after the September 11th terrorist attacks?

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12. In what year was Timothy McVeigh executed for the Oklahoma City Bombing?

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13. In 2005, Pope John Paul II died and Pope Benedict XVI replaced him, what was Pope Benedict XVI's name before he became the pope?

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14. In what year did Fidel Castro step down as the President of Cuba?

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15. In what year did Hurricane Katrina devastate the Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama coastal regions, and flood approximately 80% of the city of New Orleans?

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16. In what year did Apple Computers release the first iPod?

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17. In 2003, Arnold Schwarzenegger was elected Governor of California after the recall election of what former California governor?

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18. Who became the British Prime Minister in 2007?

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19. In 2006, Pluto was downgraded from a planet to what by the International Astronomical Union?

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20. Who was elected president of Mexico in 2000?

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21. In what year was Saddam Hussein captured by US forces after the US invasion of Iraq?

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22. In what year was the final Harry Potter book, "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows", published?

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23. In 2004, CBS uncovered the systematic torture of Iraqi prisoners by US troops at what prison?

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24. The Leaning Tower of Pisa reopened in 2001 after how many years of being closed for repairs?

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25. Where were the 2008 Summer Olympics held?

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26. In 2004, Colin Powell announced his resignation as the Secretary of State, who replaced him?

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27. In 2009, Greenland, an autonomous country within which kingdom, gained control over its own law enforcement, judicial affairs, and natural resources?

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28. In 2000, the US state of Vermont passed HB847, which legalized what?

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29. What country won the 2006 World Cup after defeating France?

Question 30
30. Which former President of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia began his trial for war crimes at the Hague in 2002?

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1. 2002 2. 2005 3. Malta and Cyprus 4. 2007 5. 2009 6. Space Shuttle Columbia 7. 2000 8. John Kerry 9. 2006 10. H1N1 Influenza Strain 11. Afghanistan 12. 2001 13. Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger 14. 2008 15. 2005 16. 2001 17. Gray Davis 18. Gordon Brown 19. Dwarf Planet 20. Vicente Fox 21. 2003 22. 2007 23. Abu Ghraib Prison 24. 11 years 25. Beijing, China 26. Condoleezza Rice 27. Kingdom of Denmark 28. Civil Unions for Same-Sex couples 29. Italy 30. Slobodan Milosevic