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What did they do? Who were they? % Correct
invented the telephoneAlexander Graham Bell
91.9%
invented the light bulb and many other mechanical uses of electricityThomas Edison
90.5%
captain of the oil industryJohn D. Rockefeller
85.1%
captain of the steel industryAndrew Carnegie
75.7%
a Lakota who defeated Custer at the Battle of Little BighornSitting Bull
74.3%
Apache Indian who fought against the American army many timesGeronimo
54.1%
started the Reconstruction program after the Civil WarAbraham Lincoln
51.4%
What did they do? Who were they? % Correct
leader of the Nez Perce IndiansChief Joseph
47.3%
urged fellow Southerners to reunite and reconcileRobert E. Lee
47.3%
captain of the shipping & railroad industryCornelius Vanderbilt
44.6%
believed African-Americans could achieve equality through vocational educationBooker T. Washington
36.5%
founded the Hull House in ChicagoJane Addams
33.8%
campaigned for a constitutional amendment that guaranteed voting rights for all peopleFrederick Douglass
29.7%
demanded full equal rights for African-AmericansW.E.B. DuBois
21.6%

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