WONDER #2541: What Do B.C. and A.D. Stand For?
Question 1 of 3
The Gregorian Calendar was established by...
- Pope Gregory XIII
- Pope John Paul II
- Grigori Rasputin
- James Gregory
Question 2 of 3
The abbreviations B.C. and A.D. reference the same time periods as _________________.
- B.C.E. and C.E.
- an de la Révolution
Question 3 of 3
Which of the following is true about the Chinese calendar?
- The Chinese calendar measures time in 60-year cycles.
- The Chinese calendar is lunisolar.
- The Chinese calendar started in 359 C.E.
- Both a and b
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