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Who served as president of the US from 1961 until his assassination in 1963?John F. Kennedy
99.8%
Which fort in Kentucky is also known as the United States Bullion Depository?Fort Knox
89.6%
Who wrote the lyrics to 'The Star-Spangled Banner'?Francis Scott Key
88.7%
Which state, originally part of Virginia, joined the Union in 1792?Kentucky
88.4%
Which former presidential candidate served as Secretary of State from 2013-2017?John Kerry
81.7%
Which Ohio university was the site of Vietnam War protests and the subsequent killing of 4 students in 1970?Kent State University
80%
What company was founded by George Eastman in 1888?Kodak
73.7%
Whose relationship with Anne Sullivan has been dramatized in the play and film 'The Miracle Worker'?Helen Keller
73.1%
Which Secretary of State was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1973?Henry Kissinger
69.2%
Which US island is 90 miles from Cuba and was home to both Tennessee Williams and Ernest Hemingway?Key West
59.6%
Hint Answer % Correct
Which Beat poet of the 1950s wrote 'On the Road'?Jack Kerouac
59.2%
Whose research on human sexuality provoked controversy in the US during the 1940s and 1950s?Alfred Kinsey
50.7%
Which British economist influenced many New Deal advisers to President Franklin Roosevelt?John Maynard Keynes
46.7%
What nickname was given to a certain crop to indicate its economic and political importance to the southern US during the 1800s?King Cotton
37.6%
Which former Harvard Law School Dean was nominated to the Supreme Court in 2010?Elena Kagan
32.1%
What is the nickname of the American Party, the anti-immigrant political party that was formed in the 1850s in response to Catholics coming from Ireland and Germany?Know-Nothing Party
31.1%
Which domestic terrorist was also known as the 'Unabomber'?Ted Kaczynski
28%
What family ruled the Kingdom of Hawaii from 1810 to 1872?Kamehameha
23.5%
Established in 1869, what was one of the most important labor organizations of the 1880s?Knights of Labor
11.6%
Which Cold War diplomat was known as 'the father of containment'?George Kennan
9%

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