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Can you name the answers to these US History questions?

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

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