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What state was once an independent republic from 1836 to 1845?Texas
97.1%
What president oversaw the conclusion of World War II and the start of the Korean War?Harry S. Truman
97.1%
What Missouri author and humorist wrote 'The Adventures of Tom Sawyer'?Mark Twain
86.9%
Who was the only president to also serve as Chief Justice of the United States?William H. Taft
79.2%
What name was given to the route of forced relocation for Native Americans in the late 1830s?Trail of Tears
77.5%
What Mexican-American War hero later served as president from 1849 to 1850?Zachary Taylor
71.8%
What president dedicated his last two years in office to the annexation of Texas?John Tyler
70.9%
What author, abolitionist, and transcendentalist wrote 'Walden' in 1854?Henry David Thoreau
69.2%
What 1920s bribery incident damaged the reputation of the Harding administration?Teapot Dome Scandal
55.9%
What corporation, created in 1933, built dams and power plants along the Tennessee River?Tennessee Valley Authority
53.5%
Hint Answer % Correct
What institution was founded in 1881 in Alabama by Booker T. Washington?Tuskegee Institute
50.7%
What leader of the Shawnee tribe allied with the British during the War of 1812?Tecumseh
50.5%
What Native American athlete won gold medals for pentathlon and decathlon in the 1912 Olympics?Jim Thorpe
46.4%
Who led a slave rebellion in Virginia on August 21, 1831?Nat Turner
41.4%
What nickname was given to Theodore Roosevelt, due to his aggressive use of antitrust law?Trust buster
41.3%
What Democratic political machine played a major role in New York politics from the 1790s to the 1960s?Tammany Hall
40.4%
What factory in Manhattan was the site of one of the deadliest industrial disasters in American history in 1911?Triangle Shirtwaist Factory
32.3%
What abolitionist and women's rights activist gave her 'Ain't I a Woman?' speech in 1851?Sojourner Truth
30.8%
Who won the popular vote in the 1876 presidential election, but lost to Rutherford B. Hayes in the Electoral College vote?Samuel J. Tilden
23.3%
What Chief Justice of the United States delivered the majority opinion in the 1857 Dred Scott case?Roger Brooke Taney
16.4%

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