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US History

Do you know your American History?
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Last updated: December 11, 2014
First submittedDecember 21, 2012
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What year did the rebellion against Britain start?
1775
George Washington crossed what river to attack the Hessians in Trenton?
Delaware River
Who won the 1800 Presidential Election?
Thomas Jefferson
In The War of ____, Washington DC was Nearly Completely Burnt Down by the British
1812
He Wrote The National Anthem
Francis Scott Key
A Document by Elizabeth Stanton Demanding Women's Right to Vote
Declaration of Sentiments
What battle took place on November 30, 1864?
Battle of Franklin
What year was The Statue of Liberty dedicated to the USA from the French?
1886
Who led the "Rough Riders" up San Juan hill in The Spanish-American War?
Theodore Roosevelt
What general led the Americans in WWI?
John Pershing
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The __________ flu Pandemic killed about 675,000 Americans
Spanish
What year did Prohibition start?
1920
On October 29,1929 what event occured?
Stock Market Crashed
On D-day, what two beaches did the USA storm?
Omaha,Utah
What year did the Cold War begin?
1945
"The Forgotten War"
Korean War
On April 4,1968, who was assassinated?
Martin Luther King Jr.
In 1991, America entered what Conflict/War?
Gulf War
The World Trade Center suffered from terrorist attacks by what group?
Al qaeda
Won the 2012 Presidential Election
Barack Obama
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level 64
May 17, 2012
MLK was killed on April 4, 1968. Ray was arrested on June 10th.
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level 38
Jun 3, 2012
Fun quiz! Some additional accepted answers for "Stock Market Crashed" would be helpful. I put in "Black Tuesday" and "Stock Market Crash" (and, thus, didn't get it)--both of those would make good acceptable answers. There are some more listed here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wall_Street_Crash_of_1929
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level 41
Jun 4, 2012
Definitley, I tried puting in as many alternative answers as I could think of, but there are so many
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level 67
Jul 6, 2012
You should be able to type in "Omaha and Utah" instead of having to type in "Omaha/Utah".
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level 21
Oct 27, 2012
why did you not accept stock market crash?
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level 25
Nov 19, 2012
you should accept more spellings of al quada (however you spell it)
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level 41
Dec 15, 2012
Updated an Expanded!
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level 48
Dec 21, 2012
How about accecpting "Operation Desert Storm" for the Gulf War?
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level 70
Mar 10, 2013
Also, if you are used to Jet Punk "Gulf" by itself should work since its asking what War.
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level 38
Aug 20, 2018
Desert Storm preceded the Gulf War (or, if you will, developed into the Gulf War)..
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level 41
Dec 21, 2012
That's reasonable.
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level 40
Jan 25, 2013
Just a spell check thing... France for Franch.
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level 35
Jun 6, 2014
I'm sad. I'm an american and I didn't know any of them:(
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level 44
Jan 6, 2017
Not even who won the election in 2012? 2012..?