US History Hodgepodge

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What is abolitionist Harriet Beecher Stowe's best-known novel?
Which Chief Justice established judicial review?
Which president issued an important doctrine establishing US isolation?
What is Francis Marion better known as?
What did the US hunt in order to weaken the Plains Indians?
During whose presidency did the Trail of Tears occur?
Which of the 13 colonies was started to help debtors?
Which Indian chief led a rebellion after the French and Indian War?
Which US president helped thaw the Cold War by traveling to China in 1972?
Who gave the 'I Have a Dream' speech in 1963?
Who invented the cotton gin?
Who was nicknamed the 'Great Compromiser'?
What are the first 10 amendments called?
What Civil War battle was the bloodiest day in US history?
In what city was JFK shot?
Who was the first Secretary of the Treasury?
Who was the 'Moses' of the underground railroad?
Finish the slogan: 'Tippecanoe and __ __'
What natural disaster hurt farmers in the Midwest during the 1930s?
Who said, 'Give me liberty or give me death!'?
Which leader in women's suffrage later appeared on a dollar coin?
What is considered to be the last battle of the Rev. War?
What state had a land rush with 'boomers' and 'sooners'?
What ship exploded and set off the Spanish-American War?
Who was the 'Wizard of Menlo Park'?
On which campus were 4 students killed, during a Vietnam War protest?
Which 'robber baron' controlled much of the steel industry?
The Teller Amendment stated that the Spanish-American War was to help what nation gain independence?
Which two men explored the Louisiana Territory?
What did people fear during the 'Red Scare' of the 1920s?
What was Sherman's campaign from Atlanta to Savannah?
What was the first constitution of the US?
For what industry was John D Rockefeller most famous?
Who is commonly credited with sewing the first US flag?
What was the first permanent English colony in the US?
What is the name given to the US naval tour of the world, ordered by Roosevelt?
Richard Nixon resigned as a result of what scandal?
Who flew the Spirit of St Louis?
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.'?
Who was 'Old Hickory'?
Who conducted a famous experiment with a kite?
Which man effectively used the assembly line to mass produce the Model T?
What nickname did Thomas Jackson earn in the Civil War?
Seward's Folly referred to what land purchase?
Who was the first female Secretary of State?
Who founded the American Red Cross?
What epidemic plagued the US in 1918?
On what ship did the Pilgrims arrive at Plymouth?
Which president was almost killed by someone trying to impress Jodie Foster?
What technique did the US use against Japan in WWII?
Where in Hawaii did the Japanese make a surpise attack?
What was the name of the failed invasion of Cuba?
John Brown led a failed slave revolt in what US city?
In what battle was Davy Crockett killed?
What telegram pulled the US into WWI?
What was FDR's plan to end the Great Depression?
Which US president made the agreement to release control of the Panama Canal?
Who was the first president to die while in office?
What was the name of the government that the US overthrew in Afghanistan?

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