US History Hodgepodge

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Can you name the answers to these US History questions?

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

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