History of Michigan
Try to answer these questions about the history of the state of Michigan.
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What auto tycoon doubled his workers' wages to $5 a day in 1914?
What Detroit music label recorded the Supremes, Temptations, and Jackson 5?
What language was spoken in Detroit in the 1700s?
What was the world's biggest corporation by revenue in 1960?
What was the first model of car to sell a million units?
The first one took place in 1902. Michigan defeated Stanford 49-0. What was it?
What fictional giant worked as a lumberjack in northern Michigan?
What ship sank in Lake Superior with all hands lost in 1975?
(Gordon Lightfoot wrote a song about it)
What part of the state did Michigan acquire after agreeing to cede the Toledo Strip to Ohio?
What city was found to have lead in its drinking water in 2015?
What two metals were mined in great quantities in the Upper Peninsula?
What suspension bridge connected Michigan's two peninsulas in 1957?
What Teamsters union leader was last seen outside a Detroit-area restaurant in 1975?
What Detroit boxer was heavyweight champion of the world from 1937 to 1949?
What slogan, coined by FDR, referred to the industrial might of cities like Detroit in WWII?
Arsenal of Democracy
What volunteer program did JFK announce at the University of Michigan in 1960?
What breakfast food was pioneered by a quack doctor in Battle Creek, Michigan?
What political party was born in Jackson, Michigan in 1854?
What did the Purple Gang smuggle into the U.S. from Canada during the 1920s?
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