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What Illinois senator became the first African-American president in 2009?Barack Obama
91.3%
During the 19th century, thousands of Native Americans were forcibly relocated to what present-day state?Oklahoma
90.7%
The Toledo War was an 1835-1836 boundary dispute between the Michigan Territory and what state?Ohio
90.2%
Who did the Warren Commission determine acted alone in the assassination of President Kennedy?Lee Harvey Oswald
89.1%
What mid-19th century wagon route stretched from Independence, Missouri, to the Willamette Valley?Oregon Trail
85.4%
What Greek shipping magnate did Jacqueline Kennedy marry in 1968?Aristotle Onassis
79.6%
The first woman to serve on the Supreme Court, who was the swing vote in the 2000 Bush v. Gore decision?Sandra Day O'Connor
79.1%
What UC Berkeley physics professor was the wartime head of the Manhattan Project's Los Alamos Laboratory?J. Robert Oppenheimer
70.3%
What sharpshooter joined Buffalo Bill's Wild West show in 1885?Annie Oakley
70%
What industrialist and inventor introduced the safety elevator in 1852?Elisha Otis
63.1%
Hint Answer % Correct
What automotive pioneer was the first to use the assembly line in the automobile industry?Ransom Olds
45%
What Ohio college was the first institution of higher learning in the U.S. to regularly admit female and black students?Oberlin College
42.9%
What Massachusetts Democrat served as Speaker of the House from 1977 to 1987?Tip O'Neill
42.7%
What artist, who lived in New Mexico, is known as the Mother of American Modernism?Georgia O'Keeffe
39.1%
Who founded the colony of Georgia in 1733?James Oglethorpe
29.1%
What late 19th century U.S. foreign policy revolved around access to trading with China?Open Door Policy
28.4%
What Native American tribe, meaning 'People of the Standing Stone,' was one of the original Five Nations?Oneida
24.8%
What city in Tennessee was established as a production site for the Manhattan Project in 1942?Oak Ridge
22.3%
Hundreds from what Native American tribe, also known as the Chippewa, were killed in the 1850 Sandy Lake Tragedy?Ojibwe
20.8%
What Welsh utopian socialist purchased New Harmony, Indiana, in 1825?Robert Owen
14.2%

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