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78. Name one war fought by the United States in the 1900s.*

World War I
World War II
Korean War
Vietnam War
(Persian) Gulf War

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79. Who was President during World War I?

(Woodrow) Wilson

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80. Who was President during the Great Depression and World War II?

(Franklin) Roosevelt

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81. Who did the United States fight in World War II?

Japan, Germany, and Italy

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82. Before he was President, Eisenhower was a general. What war was he in?

World War II

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83. During the Cold War, what was the main concern of the United States?

Communism

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84. What movement tried to end racial discrimination?

civil rights (movement)

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85. What did Martin Luther King, Jr. do?*

fought for civil rights
worked for equality for all Americans

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86. What major event happened on September 11, 2001, in the United States?

Terrorists attacked the United States.

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87. Name one American Indian tribe in the United States. Question 87 Audio (MP3, 1.13 MB)
[USCIS Officers will be supplied with a list of federally recognized American Indian tribes.]

Cherokee
Navajo
Sioux
Chippewa
Choctaw
Pueblo
Apache
Iroquois
Creek
Blackfeet
Seminole
Cheyenne
Arawak
Shawnee
Mohegan
Huron
Oneida
Lakota
Crow
Teton
Hopi
Inuit