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What defines 20th Century Earth

a Violent and Tense time, with conflicts like WW1, WW2, the Cold War and the Eugenics Wars.

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What was a crucial circumstance in the History of the Federation

The Dominince gained by the United States of America during the many wars of the 20th century

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What was a major event in 1903

The Wright brothers conduct the first powered manned flight

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who manned the first ever manned flight and when

the Wright brothers 1903

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what year did Albert Einstein divise his theory of Genral Theory of Relativity

1915

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What Major event spanned the years between the 1930's and 2030's

A Civil War on the planet Xindus

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What years were the Civil Wars on the Planet Xindus

1930's - 2030's

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What event started in 1939

World War II

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What year did WW2 end

1945

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what happened in 1947

a Ferengi shuttle from the 24th Century crashes on Earth near Roswell, leading to unofficial first contact between Humans and Ferengi, the "aliens" eventually escape and is covered up by the USA

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When did the Ferengi first land on Earth

1947

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What race landed on Earth in 1947

The Ferengi

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What events were happening in the 1950's

After their first contact earlier in the century a border dispute begins between Andoria and Vulcan, which lasts for 200 years

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What two races started a border dispute that lasted 200 years in the 1950's

the Andorians and Vulcans

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What Earth space event occured in 1957

Sputnik 1 became the first human-made satalite to be launched from Earths orbit

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What investigative event in 1957 occurred

An investigating Vulcan ship crash-lands on Earth near Carbon Creek, Pensylvannia, leading to unofficial first contact between Humans and Vulcans

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what year did an investigating Vulcan ship crash land at Carbon Creek leading to unofficial first contact between humans and Vulcans

1957

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What year was NASA chartered

1958

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What does NASA stand for

National Auronatics and Space Administration

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How long was NASA the premier spacefaring organization

from 1958 until the founding of the United Earth Space Probe Agency around 2067

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What did Gary Seven Sabotage in 1968

the Launch of an American Orbital nucleur weapons platform

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Who sabotaged the American Nucleur weapons platform in 1968

Gary Seven

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When did Apollo 11 land on the moon

1969

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What was the ship that first landed, on the moon, establishing Mans first steps on another world

Apollo 11

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What was established in 1975

The European Space Agency established with France amongst its ten founding member Nations

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What years were the Eugenics Wars fought

1993 - 1996

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How many lives did the Eugenic Wars cost

Over 30 Million

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What brought about the Eugenic Wars

a Group of Genetically-Engineered Supermen lead by Khan Nooine Singh

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What was the outcome of the Eugenic Wars

Khan ws defeated in 1996 and him and over 50 of his followers left Earth aboard the SS Botany Bay

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What was completed in 1999

The International Space Station and was an International effort between 15 nation states, including the USA, Canada, Russia and Japan

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When was the International Space Station completed

1999