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

World War I

1

Who was President during World War I?

Woodrow Wilson

2

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

Franklin Roosevelt

3

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

Japan, Germany and Italy

4

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

World War II

5

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

Communism

6

What movement tried to end racial discrimination?

Civil right movement

7

What did Martin Luther King Jr. do?

- Fought for civil rights
- Worked for equality for all Americans

8

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

Terrorists attacked the United States

9

Name one American Indian tribe in the United States.

Cherokee