History Quiz / US History Hodgepodge III

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Can you answer these US history questions?

 Plays Quiz Updated Aug 25, 2016

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What famous aviatrix disappeared over the Pacific in 1937?
Finish Eisenhower's campaign slogan: 'I like __'
In what country were 52 Americans taken as hostages from 1979-80?
Who did the US assassinate in May of 2011?
Roe v. Wade invalidated restrictive state laws which had made what act illegal?
Who was criticized for pardoning Nixon?
Who was the famous daughter of Chief Powhatan?
Which amendment protects citizens against unreasonable searches and seizures?
Which abolitionist and suffragist from the 1800s wrote 'Ain't I a Woman?'
What Yankee great was known as the Bambino?
Which abolitionist is famous for his 1845 slave narrative and his powerful speaking?
With what geographic feature did the Proclamation Line of 1763 roughly coincide?
What decisive battle catapulted Andrew Jackson to fame at the tail end of the War of 1812?
Who was the famous female sharpshooter in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show?
Which 'robber baron' controlled much of the railroad industry and founded a university in Tennessee?
Which silversmith etched the famous image of the Boston Massacre?
What Southern city on the Mississippi lay under siege for 48 days during the Civil War?
Which First Lady also worked to create the Universal Declaration of Human Rights for the U.N.?
Who is the 'Father of the Constitution'?
Which battle victory in the US Revolution convinced France to enter the war?
What craze during the Roaring Twenties displayed people's endurance?
Which man challenged his slave status in the Supreme Court in 1857?
Who was the British general in charge at Yorktown?
What Congressional resolution allowed President Johnson to use force in Vietnam?
Who led a deadly slave revolt in Virginia in 1831?
With what action did the US respond when East Germany closed access to West Berlin?
Who was the only president to serve non-consecutive terms in office?
Who was promoted to “General of the Armies of the United States” for his service during WWI?
What did Mark Twain call the time period that produced great wealth at the expense of factory workers?
What nickname was given to the fighting that took place in Kansas during the 1850s?
What New Deal gov't agency was created to build confidence in US banks?
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?
Who was the first American woman in space?
Who pardoned draft dodgers of the Vietnam War?
To which nation was the Zimmermann Telegram intended?
What were US soldiers called during WWI?
Which war is known as the 'Forgotten War'?
What was 'Mr Madison's War'?
Who beat T. Roosevelt and Taft to become president?

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