WONDER #2603: Why Can No One Read the Voynich Manuscript?

Question 1 of 3

Which is NOT a language experts think the Voynich Manuscript may be written in?

  1. Hebrew
  2. French
  3. Arabic
  4. Malay

Question 2 of 3

Those who have studied the Voynich Manuscript believe it was written using a _______________________.

  1. substitution cipher
  2. fountain pen
  3. Caesar cipher
  4. alien language

Question 3 of 3

What was the main idea of this Wonder?

  1. Two researchers cracked the code of the Voynich Manuscript using Artificial Intelligence.
  2. The Voynich Manuscript likely came from Central Europe.
  3. Some old documents are very hard for modern people to read.
  4. The Voynich Manuscript is an old document that no one can read because it is written in code in an unknown language.

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