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Hint Answer % Correct
Who was the 46th governor of Texas and 43rd president of the U.S.?George W. Bush
97.1%
Who assassinated Abraham Lincoln in 1865?John Wilkes Booth
95%
What is an individual born between 1946 and 1964 known as?Baby boomer
91.7%
What are the first ten amendments to the U.S. Constitution known as?Bill of Rights
86.9%
What was the unsuccessful CIA-sponsored invasion of Cuba in 1961?Bay of Pigs Invasion
86.1%
Which vice president killed Alexander Hamilton in a duel in 1804?Aaron Burr
75.9%
What is the date October 29, 1929, commonly known as?Black Tuesday
70.5%
Who served as president of the U.S. from 1857 to 1861?James Buchanan
68.5%
What June 17, 1775, Revolutionary War battle took place on Breed’s Hill?Battle of Bunker Hill
67.4%
Hint Answer % Correct
What nickname was given to a place that experienced rapid economic and population growth?Boomtown
65.5%
Which abolitionist led an anti-slavery revolt at Harpers Ferry in 1859?John Brown
58.2%
What clash between colonists and British forces in 1770 left 5 dead, including Crispus Attucks?Boston Massacre
58.1%
Which nurse worked during the Civil War and later founded the American Red Cross?Clara Barton
54.8%
Which Union general, known for his distinctive facial hair, was defeated at the Battle of Fredericksburg?Ambrose Burnside
39.6%
What nickname was given to an African-American soldier who fought against Native Americans?Buffalo soldier
34.1%
What name was given to a slave state that did not declare secession from the U.S. during the Civil War?Border state
29%
Known as 'The Great Commoner', who ran as the Democratic presidential candidate in 1896, 1900, and 1908?William Jennings Bryan
28%
What group of WWI veterans marched on Washington in 1932 to demand cash payment for their military service?Bonus Army
14.3%

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