US History Hodgepodge

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

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