US History Hodgepodge

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Can you name the answers to these US History questions?

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

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