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U.S History Quiz

See if you can see what happened is the past U.S.A.
Quiz by imonone
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Last updated: June 21, 2015
First submittedMay 1, 2015
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You can type the last names of people only, they should come up.
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Failed attempt to overthrow Fidel Castro's government.
Bay of Pigs
Only President to resign from office.
Richard Nixon
First man to walk on the moon.
Neil Armstrong
Attack on Hawiian Naval base.
Pearl Harbor
City of the British surrender during the American Revolution.
Yorktown
Had the infamous affiar with Monica Lewinsky.
Bill Clinton
The main immigration site located in New York.
Ellis Island
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Purchased the Louisiana Purchase.
Thomas Jefferson
Gave his "I have a dream" speech on the Lincoln Memorial
Martin Luther King Jr.
Died 1 month into his Presidential term
William Harrison
Winning general at the Battle of New Orleans.
Andrew Jackson
President of the Confederate states
Jefferson Davis
Assassinated by John Wilkes Booth after the Civil War.
Abraham Lincoln
Elected the President of the United States in the 2000 election
George W. Bush
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Level 66
May 3, 2015
OK, so usually in these quizzes, just the last name is accepted, but if you're going to insist on full names, then William Harrison is known as William Henry Harrison here in the states. It refused to accept it with the Henry included.
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Level 85
Jun 13, 2016
Even "William Harrison" is not accepted. I tried so many combinations of Pres. Harrison's name.
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Level 66
Aug 15, 2016
Yes, please be consistent in how you want your responses. This business of having some be both first and last, and others ONLY be the last name, is ridiulous. Boo.
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Level 27
Jan 31, 2017
I put in William Harrison and George W. Bush and neither was accepted. Bogus!
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Level 41
Oct 31, 2017
Harrison, Bush, Clinton and York did not work at all and should be fixed so that they do work
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Level 37
Apr 18, 2018
Typed in George W. Bush and it wasn't accepted, but it turned up as the answer once I stopped the quiz to check. Also William Henry Harrison was not accepted.