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1

Alexander Graham Bell invented this

The telephone

2

Thomas Edison invented this

The electric lightbulb

3

Henry Ford produced this

The Model T

4

Robert Fulton invented this

The steamboat

5

Robert Goddard invented this

The liquid-fuel rocket

6

Cyrus McCormick invented this

The mechanical reaper

7

Garrett A. Morgan invented this

The gas mask

8

Samuel Morse invented this

The telegraph

9

Wilbur and Orville Wright invented this

The airplane

10

The law which gave 160 acres of land to families settling parts of the west was called this

The Homestead Act

11

Sections of land set aside by the government for Indian tribes are called this

Reservations

12

One of the greatest land Rushes was in what is now the state of...

Oklahoma

13

A person who comes into a new country to live is called this

And immigrant

14

This person organized America's oil industry

John D. Rockefeller

15

The steel industry was brought to America by this person

Andrew Carnegie

16

The man who developed the assembly line method of production

Henry Ford

17

The system of dots and dashes used to send messages over the telegraph

Morse Code

18

Russian America eventually became this state

Alaska

19

"Remember the main" became a slogan during this war

The Spanish-American war

20

The leader of the Rough Riders

Theodore Roosevelt

21

The territory that became our 50th state

Hawaii

22

The first battle of the Civil War began here in 1861

Fort Sumter

23

One of the most famous leaders of the underground railroad was this person

Harriet Tubman

24

The Union's ironclad ship was called this

The Monitor

25

President Lincoln's announcement that all slaves would be considered free in any state fighting against the Union was called this

The Emancipation Proclamation

26

The general who became commander of all Union armies in 1864

Ulysses S. Grant

27

The turning point of the Civil War was this battle

The battle of Gettysburg

28

The battle of Vicksburg was important because.....

The Union Army cut the south in two by gaining control of the Mississippi River.

29

The union general whose "march to the sea" hastened the end of the war

William T. Sherman

30

The capital of the Confederate states

Richmond, Virginia