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Quiz Updated Jan 26, 2016

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Hint Answer % Correct
Which country in the Middle East did the U.S. invade in March 2003?Iraq
98.9%
What process, in which an official is accused of unlawful activity, was used against Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton?Impeachment
94.4%
By what nickname was President Eisenhower popularly known?Ike
93.3%
What state was admitted to the Union on December 28, 1846?Iowa
90.9%
What practice, commonplace in the colonies, involved laborers working for a fixed number of years before becoming free?Indentured Servitude
75.3%
What scandal involved Reagan administration officials secretly selling arms to fund rebels in Nicaragua? Iran-Contra Affair
74.2%
During World War II, where were Japanese-Americans confined?Internment Camps
70.9%
In the early 1800s, textile manufacturing advances in Lowell, Massachusetts spurred what U.S. economic transition period?Industrial Revolution
61.7%
Which government department is responsible for the management of federal land and natural resources?Interior
59.4%
What foreign policy kept the U.S. out of both world wars until well after both wars had started?Isolationism
55.5%
Hint Answer % Correct
What Native American political force controlled much of upstate New York during the colonial period?Iroquois League
52.5%
What 'Rip Van Winkle' author served as the U.S. ambassador to Spain from 1842 to 1846?Washington Irving
52.2%
What type of heavily armored ship was used successfully during the Civil War?Ironclad
48.1%
What was South Carolina's second most important cash crop during the colonial period?Indigo
46.6%
What strategy did the U.S. military use in the Pacific during WWII to get nearer to Japan? Island Hopping
43.8%
What term was given to describe a land area set aside by the U.S. government for Native Americans?Indian Territory
36.2%
Which international organization, directed by Christine Lagarde, is headquartered in Washington, DC?International Monetary Fund
35.1%
What act of taking men into the navy by force was used by Great Britain during the War of 1812?Impressment
29.3%
Which senator from Hawaii who died in 2012 was the second-longest serving U.S. senator in history?Daniel Inouye
25.9%
What militant labor organization's members were known as 'Wobblies'?Industrial Workers of the World
14.7%
 
Number % Answered
20 (all)
3.6%
18-19
6.9%
16-17
11.9%
14-15
15%
12-13
15.8%
10-11
14.3%
8-9
11.5%
6-7
9%
4-5
6.9%
2-3
3.8%
1-1
1.3%

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