QUANDHO (QUestion ANswering Data for italian HistOry) is an Italian question answering dataset created to cover a specific domain, i.e. the history of Italy in the first half of the XX century. This resource is made of:

  • a set of questions manually classified in 7 main classes and several subclasses and also annotated with Lexical Answer Types;
  • a set of question-answer pairs.

The QUANDHO dataset is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

If you use this dataset, please cite the following paper:

Menini, S., Sprugnoli, R., Uva, A. (2016). “Who was Pietro Badoglio?” Towards a QA System for Italian History. In Proceedings of LREC 2016.

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