US History Hodgepodge

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Can you name the answers to these US History questions?

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Which Indian chief led a rebellion after the French and Indian War?
What was FDR's plan to end the Great Depression?
What epidemic plagued the US in 1918?
What is the name given to the US naval tour of the world, ordered by Roosevelt?
For what industry was John D Rockefeller most famous?
Which Indian chief said, 'From where the sun now stands, I will fight no more forever.'?
Who conducted a famous experiment with a kite?
Who was the first female Secretary of State?
Which US president helped thaw the Cold War by traveling to China in 1972?
What is considered to be the last battle of the Rev. War?
Who was the first Secretary of the Treasury?
Who founded the American Red Cross?
On what ship did the Pilgrims arrive at Plymouth?
What is Francis Marion better known as?
Which US president made the agreement to release control of the Panama Canal?
What natural disaster hurt farmers in the Midwest during the 1930s?
Who was nicknamed the 'Great Compromiser'?
In what battle was Davy Crockett killed?
The Teller Amendment stated that the Spanish-American War was to help what nation gain independence?
What Civil War battle was the bloodiest day in US history?
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Which president issued an important doctrine establishing US isolation?
What did the US hunt in order to weaken the Plains Indians?
What did people fear during the 'Red Scare' of the 1920s?
Who was the 'Wizard of Menlo Park'?
What telegram pulled the US into WWI?
What are the first 10 amendments called?
Which leader in women's suffrage later appeared on a dollar coin?
Who said, 'Give me liberty or give me death!'?
What technique did the US use against Japan in WWII?
What nickname did Thomas Jackson earn in the Civil War?
What was Sherman's campaign from Atlanta to Savannah?
What is abolitionist Harriet Beecher Stowe's best-known novel?
What state had a land rush with 'boomers' and 'sooners'?
Which man effectively used the assembly line to mass produce the Model T?
Where in Hawaii did the Japanese make a surpise attack?
John Brown led a failed slave revolt in what US city?
What was the first constitution of the US?
Who was the 'Moses' of the underground railroad?
Richard Nixon resigned as a result of what scandal?
What predecessor to the UN did Wilson help create?
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Which two men explored the Louisiana Territory?
Which Chief Justice established judicial review?
During whose presidency did the Trail of Tears occur?
What was the name of the government that the US overthrew in Afghanistan?
In what city was JFK shot?
Who was 'Old Hickory'?
What was the name of the failed invasion of Cuba?
Who invented the cotton gin?
Seward's Folly referred to what land purchase?
Which president was almost killed by someone trying to impress Jodie Foster?
Who gave the 'I Have a Dream' speech in 1963?
Who is commonly credited with sewing the first US flag?
On which campus were 4 students killed, during a Vietnam War protest?
Who was the first president to die while in office?
Which 'robber baron' controlled much of the steel industry?
Who flew the Spirit of St Louis?
What ship exploded and set off the Spanish-American War?
Which of the 13 colonies was started to help debtors?
Finish the slogan: 'Tippecanoe and __ __'
What was the first permanent English colony in the US?

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