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Abraham Lincoln's wartime adversary

Jefferson Davis

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George W. Bush's wartime adversary

Osama Bin Laden

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Woodrow Wilson's wartime adversary

Kaiser Wilhelm II

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Franklin Roosevelt's wartime adversary

Adolf Hitler

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Harry Truman's Soviet counterpart

Joseph Stalin

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John Kennedy's Soviet counterpart

Nikita Khrushchev

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Richard Nixon's Soviet counterpart

Leonid Brezhnev

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Ronald Raegan's Soviet counterpart

Mikhail Gorbachev

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First territory occupied by Germany in its search for Lebensraum

Sudetenland

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What war was the Battle of the Bulge fought?

World War II

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What war was the Battle of the Marne fought?

World War I

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What war was the Bull Run?

Civil War

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What was was Battle of Gettysburg

Civil War

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What war was the Guadalcanal

Pacific war

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What war was Saratoga

American Revolutionary War

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What war was Waterloo

Napoleonic wars

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What war was Yorktown

American Revolutionary War

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Name 3 accomplishments of Napoleon

Established bank of France, revised napoleonic code and set up a public education system

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Who seized power in Russia after Russian revolution

Bolsheviks

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What European countries unified after late 19th century

Germany and Italy

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Who invented the telegraph?

Samuel Morse

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Who invented the steam engine?

James watt

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Who invented the assembly line?

Henry ford

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Who invented the locomotive

George Stephenson

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Who was the author of the wealth of nations and founded modern economics

Adam smith

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What countries were created after World War I

Yugoslavia, Czech, Poland, Hungary

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The ________ dynasty imposed the ______ form of island on Persia.

Safavid/Shi'a

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What terrorist origination was responsible for the World Trade Center attack?

Al Qaeda

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The industrial revolution began in...

United Kingdom

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First country invaded by the US in the War of Terror

Afghanistan