US History Hodgepodge

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

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