US History Hodgepodge

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Can you name the answers to these US History questions?

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

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