US History Hodgepodge III

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Can you name the answers to these US History questions?

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Which battle victory in the US Revolution convinced France to enter the war?
Who disappeared over the Pacific in 1937?
What craze during the Roaring Twenties displayed people's endurance?
Who was the British general in charge at Yorktown?
Finish Eisenhower's campaign slogan: 'I like __'
Who was criticized for pardoning Nixon?
What Congressional resolution allowed President Johnson to use force in Vietnam?
Which abolitionist is famous for his 1845 slave narrative and his powerful speaking?
Who led a deadly slave revolt in Virginia in 1831?
How did the US respond when East Germany closed access to West Berlin?
What Southern city on the Mississippi lay under seige for 48 days during the Civil War?
For what battle did Andrew Jackson became a hero (even though the war was already over)?
Which US general led the campaign to take Mexico City?
What did Mark Twain call the time period that produced great wealth at the expense of factory workers?
What did Roe v Wade legalize?
Who is the 'Father of the Constitution'?
Who was the famous daughter of Chief Powhatan?
What nickname was given to the fighting that took place in Kansas during the 1850s?
Who beat T. Roosevelt and Taft to become president?
In what country were 52 Americans taken as hostages from 1979-80?
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What New Deal gov't agency was created to build confidence in US banks?
What was 'Mr Madison's War'?
Which 'robber baron' controlled much of the railroad industry and founded a university?
What was a treacherous southern supporter of Reconstruction called?
Which silversmith etched the famous image of the Boston Massacre?
Who did the US have assassinated in May of 2011?
Who was the famous female sharpshooter in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show?
With what drink is First Lady Lucy Hayes often associated?
Which advocate for women's rights helped organize the Seneca Falls Convention along with Lucretia Mott?
What were US soldiers called during WWI?
Which man challenged his slave status in the Supreme Court in 1857?
Which First Lady also worked to create the Universal Declaration of Human Rights for the U.N.?
Who was the first American woman in space?
Which abolitionist and suffragist from the 1800s wrote 'Ain't I a woman?'
What Yankee great was known as the Bambino?
What Cold War era film introduced Bert the Turtle?
To which nation was the Zimmermann Telegram intended?
Which war is known as the 'Forgotten War'?
Who pardoned draft dodgers of the Vietnam War?
With what geographic feature did the Proclamation Line of 1763 roughly coincide?

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