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CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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Explanation

CIVIL WAR

CIVIL WAR

ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS

ABOUT THE CIVIL WAR

CONSTITUTIONAL

CONVENTION

1787

ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS

ABOUT THE CONSTITUTIONAL

CONVENTION

LOUISIANA PURCHASE

GAINING

MORE

LAND

ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS

ABOUT THE LOUISIANA

PURCHASE

FEDERALIST /

ANTI-FEDERALIST

FED OR

NOT

ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS

ABOUT THE FEDERALIST AND

ANTI-FEDERALISTS

REVOLUTIONARY WAR

PATRIOT

OR

LOYALIST

ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS

ABOUT THE REVOLUTIONARY

WAR

WESTWARD EXPANSION

MOVING

WEST

ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS

ABOUT MANIFEST DESTINY

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Response 1

THIS MAN WON THE ELECTION

OF 1860

WHO IS ABRAHAM

LINCOLN

THIS MAN WROTE THE

VIRGINIA DECLARATION OF

RIGHTS

WHO IS GEORGE MASON

THIS PRESIDENT PURCHASED

THE LOUISIANA TERRITORY

WHO IS THOMAS

JEFFERSON

MEMBERS OF THIS GROUP

FAVORED A STRONG

NATIONAL GOVERNMENT

WHO ARE THE

FEDERALIST

THIS EVENT WAS A PROTEST

OF THE TAX PLACED ON TEA

WHAT IS THE BOSTON

TEA PARTY

THESE TWO TYPES OF

TRANSPORTATION HELPED

ENCOURAGE THE WESTWARD

MOVEMENT

WHAT ARE CANALS AND

RAILROADS

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Response 2

THE FIRST STATE TO SECEDE

FROM THE UNION

WHAT IS SOUTH

CAROLINA

THIS MAN IS KNOWN AS THE

FATHER OF THE

CONSTITUTION

WHO IS JAMES MADISON

LOUISIANA WAS PURCHASED

FROM THIS COUNTRY

WHAT IS FRANCE

MEMBERS OF THIS GROUP

FAVORED A WEAK CENTRAL

GOVERNMENT

WHO ARE THE

ANTI-FEDERALIST

THESE INDIVIDUALS COULD BE

READY TO FIGHT AT A

MOMENTS NOTICE

WHO ARE THE

MINUTEMEN

AMERICAN MIGRATION INTO

TEXAS LED TO AN ARMED

REVOLT AGAINST THESE

PEOPLE

WHO ARE THE MEXICANS

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Response 3

THE CIVIL WAR ENDED IN THIS

CITY

WHAT IS APPOMATTOX

THIS MAN PENNED THE

VIRGINIA PLAN

WHO IS JAMES MADISON

THESE TWO MEN EXPLORED

THE LOUISIANA TERRITORY

WHO ARE LEWIS AND

CLARK

ANTI-FEDERALIST INSISTED

THAT THIS BE INCLUDED IN THE

CONSTITUTION

WHAT IS THE BILL OF

RIGHTS

BATTLES IN THESE TWO CITIES

ARE CONSIDERED THE

BEGINNING OF THE WAR

WHAT IS LEXINGTON

AND CONCORD

THIS FAMOUS BATTLE TOOK

PLACE IN TEXAS AGAINST

MEXICAN FORCES

WHAT IS THE ALAMO

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Response 4

THIS SPEECH, GIVEN ON

SEPTEMBER 22, 1862, FREED

ALL ENSLAVED PERSONS IN

THE UNITED STATES

WHAT IS THE

EMANCIPATION

THIS DOCUMENT PROPOSED

THREE SEPARATE BRANCHES

OF GOVERNMENT

WHAT IS THE VIRGINIA

PLAN

THIS NATIVE AMERICAN

WOMAN AIDED IN THE

EXPLORATION OF THE

LOUISIANA TERRITORY

WHO IS SACAJAWEA

ALEXANDER HAMILTON AND

JOHN ADAMS WERE MEMBERS

OF THIS POLITICAL PARTY

WHAT ARE THE

FEDERALIST

THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR

ENDED IN THIS CITY

WHAT IS YORKTOWN

CA, NV, UT, AZ AND PARTS OF

CO AND NM WERE ACQUIRED

AFTER THIS WAR

WHAT IS THE

MEXICAN/AMERICAN WAR

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Response 5

THIS MAN SUCCEEDED

PRESIDENT LINCOLN AS

PRESIDENT

WHO IS ANDREW

JOHNSON

THIS MAN WAS THE CHAIRMAN

OF THE CONSTITUTIONAL

CONVENTION

WHO IS GEORGE

WASHINGTON

THIS FUTURE US PRESIDENT

WAS SENT TO NEGOTIATE THE

PURCHASE OF LOUISIANA

WHO IS JAMES MONROE

THE POWERS OF THE FEDERAL

GOVERNMENT ARE LIMITED TO

THIS DOCUMENT

WHAT IS THE

CONSTITUTION

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN

NEGOTIATED A TREATY OF

ALLIANCE WITH THIS COUNTRY

DURING THE WAR

WHAT IS FRANCE

THIS IS THE BELIEF THAT IT

WAS AMERICA'S RIGHT TO

CONTROL LANDS THAT

STRETCHED FROM THE

PACIFIC TO THE ATLANTIC

WHAT IS MANIFEST

DESTINY

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 Response:   

WHO IS DR. JONASSALK

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CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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Explanation

KOREAN WAR

KOREAN

WAR

VIETNAM WAR

VIETNAM

WAR

THE COLD WAR

THE COLD

WAR

CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT

CIVIL

RIGHTS

THE 1960'S

THE 1960'S

SPACE RACE

SPACE

RACE

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Response 1

AMERICA BECAME INVOLVED

IN THE KOREAN WAR TO STOP

THE SPREAD OF THIS

POLITICAL SYSTEM

WHAT IS COMMUNISM

THE UNITED STATES ENTERED

THE VIETNAM WAR IN ORDER

TO STOP THE SPREAD OF THIS

POLITICAL SYSTEM

WHAT IS COMMUNISM

THE COLD WAR BEGAN AT THE

END OF THIS WAR

WHAT IS WORLD WAR II

THIS LANDMARK SUPREME

COURT CASES STATED THAT

SEPARATE FACILITIES FOR

BLACKS AND WHITES WERE

LEGAL AS LONG AS THEY

WERE EQUAL

WHAT IS PLESSY VS

FERGUSON

THIS PRESIDENT PLAYED AN

IMPORTANT ROLE IN THE

PASSAGE OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS

MOVEMENT OF 1964

WHO IS LYNDON

JOHNSON

THIS PRESIDENT PLEDGED

SUPPORT FOR THE SPACE

PROGRAM

WHO IS KENNEDY

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Response 2

THE KOREAN WAR BEGAN

WHEN THIS COUNTRY INVADED

SOUTH KOREA

WHAT IS NORTH KOREA

THE VIETNAM WAR BEGAN

WHEN THIS COUNTRY INVADED

SOUTH VIETNAM

WHAT IS NORTH

VIETNAM

THE COLD WAR ENDED AFTER

THIS EVENT

WHAT IS THE FALL OF

THE BERLIN WALL

THIS LANDMARK SUPREME

COURT CASES FORCED THE

INTEGRATION OF SCHOOL

WHAT IS BROWN VS.

BOARD OF EDUCATION

THE VOTING RIGHTS ACT OF

1965 OUTLAWED THESE

WHAT ARE LITERACY

TESTS

THIS MAN WAS THE FIRST

AMERICAN TO ORBIT THE

EARTH

WHO IS JOHN GLENN

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Response 3

AMERICA AIDED THIS

COUNTRY DURING THE KOREAN

WAR

WHAT IS SOUTH KOREA

THE BUILD UP OF UNITED

STATES MILITARY AND

WEAPONS IN VIETNAM

OCCURRED UNDER THIS

PRESIDENT

WHO IS KENNEDY

THIS EVENT OCCURRED AFTER

THE SOVIETS PLACED

NUCLEAR MISSILE IN CUBA,

AIMED AT THE UNITED STATES

WHAT IS THE CUBAN

MISSILE CRISIS

THIS SPEECH INSPIRED THE

1963 MARCH ON WASHINGTON

WHAT IS MARTIN

LUTHER KING JR.'S I

THIS IS THE ACRONYM FOR

THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION

FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF

COLORED PERSONS

WHAT IS THE NAACP

THIS NATION WAS THE FIRST

TO PUT A MAN ON THE MOON

WHO IS THE UNITED

STATES

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Response 4

COMMUNIST CHINA AIDED THIS

COUNTRY DURING THE KOREAN

WAR

WHAT IS NORTH KOREA

THE PROCESS OF

WITHDRAWING US TROOPS

AND REPLACING THEM WITH

SOUTH VIETNAMESE TROOPS

WAS KNOWN AS THIS

WHAT IS

VIETNAMIZATION

THIS INDIVIDUAL LED THE

COMMUNIST REVOLUTION IN

CUBA

WHO IS FIDEL CASTRO

THIS ACT PROHIBITED

DISCRIMINATION BASED ON

RACE, RELIGION, NATIONAL

ORIGIN OR GENDER

WHAT IS THE CIVIL

RIGHTS ACT OF 1964

THE MOVEMENT OF WHITE

FAMILIES FROM CITIES TO

URBAN AREAS, FOLLOWING

THE DESEGREGATION OF

SCHOOL IS KNOWN AS THIS

WHAT IS WHITE FLIGHT

WHO WAS THE FIRST

AMERICAN ASTRONAUT TO

STEP ONTO THE MOON

WHO IS NEIL

ARMSTRONG

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Response 5

AS A RESULT OF THE KOREAN

WAR THIS COUNTRY WAS FREE

OF COMMUNIST CONTROL

WHAT IS SOUTH KOREA

THIS MAN BECAME PRESIDENT

AFTER KENNEDY WAS

ASSASSINATED IN 1963

WHO IS LYNDON B

JOHNSON

THIS INDIVIDUAL'S COLD WAR

POLICY INCLUDED

"PERESTROIKA" AND

"GLASNOST"

WHO IS MIKHAIL

GORBECHEV

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.'S USE

OF NON-VIOLENT PROTEST

WAS INSPIRED BY THIS MAN

WHO IS GANDHI

THE MAJORITY OF PROTESTS

FOR THE VIETNAM WAR TOOK

PLACE IN THESE PLACES

WHAT ARE COLLEGE

CAMPUSES

THIS IS THE  NAME OF THE

FIRST SOVIET SATELLITE

WHAT IS SPUTNIK

 CATEGORY:   

TWENTIETH CENTURY  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

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THIS MAN WAS FAMOUS FORINVENTING THE SMALLPOXVACCINATION    

 Response:   

WHO IS DR. JONASSALK

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