US History Hodgepodge

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Can you name the answers to these US History questions?

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

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