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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
94.5%
By what nickname was President Eisenhower popularly known?Ike
93.4%
What state was admitted to the Union on December 28, 1846?Iowa
91.1%
What practice, commonplace in the colonies, involved laborers working for a fixed number of years before becoming free?Indentured Servitude
75.4%
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
71.4%
In the early 1800s, textile manufacturing advances in Lowell, Massachusetts spurred what U.S. economic transition period?Industrial Revolution
62.3%
Which government department is responsible for the management of federal land and natural resources?Interior
59.7%
What foreign policy kept the U.S. out of both world wars until well after both wars had started?Isolationism
56%
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What Native American political force controlled much of upstate New York during the colonial period?Iroquois League
53%
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
48.2%
What was South Carolina's second most important cash crop during the colonial period?Indigo
47.1%
What strategy did the U.S. military use in the Pacific during WWII to get nearer to Japan? Island Hopping
44.2%
What term was given to describe a land area set aside by the U.S. government for Native Americans?Indian Territory
36.8%
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
29.5%
Which senator from Hawaii who died in 2012 was the second-longest serving U.S. senator in history?Daniel Inouye
26.1%
What militant labor organization's members were known as 'Wobblies'?Industrial Workers of the World
15%

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