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

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