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Can you name the answers to these US history questions?

Updated Mar 19, 2016

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What name was given to FDR's radio addresses to the country?
What was the 1786 Massachusetts farmers' uprising called?
What did the colonial Patriots call the Coercive Acts?
Which Shawnee leader did William Henry Harrison face prior to and during the War of 1812?
What nickname is given to the stock market crash of October 29, 1929?
Where did Lee surrender his army to Grant on April 9, 1865?
Which compromise determined how slaves would be counted for representation and taxation purposes?
What term refers to the series of protests sparked by a 1791 tax on distilled spirits?
Which frontiersman passed through the Cumberland Gap to explore Kentucky?
Which Lemhi Shoshone woman aided the Lewis and Clark expedition?
What scandal, involving anti-communist rebels in Nicaragua, broke out during Reagan's presidency?
Which Lincoln successor was the first US president to be impeached?
What two-word phrase describes the 19th-century belief that the US should expand westward?
Which president introduced the Fourteen Points during a post-WWI speech?
Which Mexican general launched the assault on the Alamo?
Which Texas nickname signifies its time as an independent republic?
Which three-day battle included Pickett's Charge?
What were opponents of slavery called?
Which March 5, 1770 event was called the 'Incident on King Street' by the British?
Which executive order did Lincoln issue on January 1, 1863?
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What amendment officially granted women the right to vote in the US?
What party was formed in opposition to Jackson?
Which woman refused to give up her seat on December 1, 1955, an action which helped spark the Montgomery Bus Boycott?
In what city were nine black students initially denied entry into [City Name] Central High School?
What disaster was Reagan referring to when he paraphrased Magee's 'High Flight' poem: '...slipped the surly bonds of earth to touch the face of God.'?
What nickname was given to the group of congressmen who wanted the US to declare war on Great Britain in 1812?
Which New York city hosted what is commonly described as the first women's rights convention?
What is the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, passed in 2010, more commonly called?
What famous route went from Independence, MO to the Willamette Valley?
Who was the primary author of the Declaration of Independence?
Which WWII general vowed to return to the Philippines?
What derogatory term was used to describe industrialists during the Gilded Age?
Which president was assassinated at the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York?
What October 1962 event has been referred to as the closest the world has come to a nuclear war?
What nickname was given to the Scopes Trial of 1925?
Which lieutenant colonel was killed in the Battle of the Little Bighorn?
Of the 48 contiguous states, which was last to join the union?
What was T. Roosevelt's political party in the 1912 election?
What is the name for the nationwide ban on alcohol that lasted from 1920 until 1933?
Which former slave wrote 'My Bondage and My Freedom'?

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